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Wentworth, South Dakota

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Wentworth is a village located in Lake County, South Dakota. As of the 2000
census, the village had a total population of 188.


Wentworth is located at 43°59'48" North, 96°57'58" West (43.996803,

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of
0.6 km˛ (0.2 mi˛). 0.6 km˛ (0.2 mi˛) of it is land and none of the area is
covered with water.


As of the census of 2000, there are 188 people, 83 households, and 54 families
residing in the village. The population density is 290.3/km˛ (741.6/mi˛). There
are 90 housing units at an average density of 139.0/km˛ (355.0/mi˛). The racial
makeup of the village is 96.81% White, 0.00% African American, 1.60% Native
American, 0.53% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 1.06%
from two or more races. 0.00% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any
There are 83 households out of which 26.5% have children under the age of 18
living with them, 50.6% are married couples living together, 9.6% have a female
householder with no husband present, and 34.9% are non-families. 25.3% of all
households are made up of individuals and 8.4% have someone living alone who is
65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.27 and the average
family size is 2.70.
In the village the population is spread out with 21.3% under the age of 18,
11.2% from 18 to 24, 21.8% from 25 to 44, 30.3% from 45 to 64, and 15.4% who are
65 years of age or older. The median age is 42 years. For every 100 females
there are 104.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 108.5
The median income for a household in the village is $33,438, and the median
income for a family is $36,042. Males have a median income of $31,000 versus
$22,500 for females. The per capita income for the village is $18,097. 8.6% of
the population and 0.0% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total
people living in poverty, 0.0% are under the age of 18 and 0.0% are 65 or older.

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