Montrose, South Dakota

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Montrose, South Dakota
City
Motto: "What You Need When You Need It"
Location in McCook County and the state of South Dakota
Location in McCook County and the state of South Dakota
Coordinates: 43°41′58″N 97°11′9″W / 43.69944°N 97.18583°W / 43.69944; -97.18583Coordinates: 43°41′58″N 97°11′9″W / 43.69944°N 97.18583°W / 43.69944; -97.18583
Country United States
State South Dakota
County McCook
Platted 1880[1]
Area[2]
 • Total 0.41 sq mi (1.06 km2)
 • Land 0.41 sq mi (1.06 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,470 ft (448 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 472
 • Estimate (2012[4]) 471
 • Density 1,151.2/sq mi (444.5/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 57048
Area code(s) 605
FIPS code 46-43500
GNIS feature ID 1256529[5]
Website http://www.cityofmontrosesd.com/

Montrose is a city in McCook County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 472 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

Montrose is located at 43°41′58″N 97°11′9″W / 43.69944°N 97.18583°W / 43.69944; -97.18583 (43.699453, -97.185858).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.41 square miles (1.06 km2), all of it land.[2]

Montrose has been assigned the ZIP code 57048 and the FIPS place code 43500.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1890 563
1900 375 −33.4%
1910 442 17.9%
1920 519 17.4%
1930 471 −9.2%
1940 506 7.4%
1950 448 −11.5%
1960 430 −4.0%
1970 377 −12.3%
1980 396 5.0%
1990 420 6.1%
2000 460 9.5%
2010 472 2.6%
Est. 2012 471 −0.2%
U.S. Decennial Census[7]
2012 Estimate[8]

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 472 people, 191 households, and 135 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,151.2 inhabitants per square mile (444.5 /km2). There were 208 housing units at an average density of 507.3 per square mile (195.9 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.7% White, 1.1% from other races, and 1.3% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.3% of the population.

There were 191 households of which 35.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.2% were married couples living together, 8.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 29.3% were non-families. 26.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.47 and the average family size was 2.99.

The median age in the city was 37.2 years. 27.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 5% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 28.2% were from 25 to 44; 22.4% were from 45 to 64; and 16.5% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 46.6% male and 53.4% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 460 people, 195 households, and 124 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,133.7 people per square mile (433.2/km²). There were 202 housing units at an average density of 497.8 per square mile (190.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.70% White, 0.87% Native American, 0.43% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.09% of the population.

There were 195 households out of which 26.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.8% were married couples living together, 6.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.9% were non-families. 31.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.36 and the average family size was 2.98.

In the city the population was spread out with 25.0% under the age of 18, 8.3% from 18 to 24, 28.9% from 25 to 44, 18.3% from 45 to 64, and 19.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 88.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $31,250, and the median income for a family was $39,583. Males had a median income of $30,385 versus $19,886 for females. The per capita income for the city was $15,233. About 3.5% of families and 11.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.5% of those under age 18 and 18.9% of those age 65 or over.

About the Town[edit]

It has a campground that has a rating of 9/10. It is right next to a pool. It also allows you to camp in a tent. There are hookups for electricity and water. RV Park Reviews

Porter Sculpture Park[edit]

The Porter Sculpture Park is located outside the Montrose community, not far from I-90. Inside the park there sit 50 giant metal creatures designed by welding extra metal junk together. Of these 50 there is a 60-foot-tall (18 m) longhorn, a giant pink rocking horse, and a magic dragon. It is an example of one man's view of the world.

References[edit]

>. March 1, 2010 RV Park Reviews