Tripp, South Dakota
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Tripp is a city in Hutchinson County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 711 at the 2000 census.
Tripp is located at (43.224966, -97.965391).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.5 km² (0.6 mi²), all land.
Tripp has been assigned the ZIP code 57376 and the FIPS place code 64020.
As of the census of 2000, there were 711 people, 321 households, and 183 families residing in the city. The population density was 473.3/km² (1,225.8/mi²). There were 373 housing units at an average density of 248.3/km² (643.1/mi²). The racial makeup of the city was 98.73% White, 0.42% Native American, 0.28% Asian, and 0.56% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.41% of the population.
There were 321 households out of which 21.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.9% were married couples living together, 6.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 42.7% were non-families. 39.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 24.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.02 and the average family size was 2.68.
In the city the population was spread out with 17.4% under the age of 18, 3.9% from 18 to 24, 19.4% from 25 to 44, 20.1% from 45 to 64, and 39.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 54 years. For every 100 females there were 78.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 76.8 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $24,609, and the median income for a family was $34,531. Males had a median income of $26,500 versus $16,397 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,231. About 13.7% of families and 18.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 28.6% of those under age 18 and 14.3% of those age 65 or over.