Groton, SD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 583 housing units in Groton. This represents a 8.6% growth from 537 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 583 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Groton is about 73.2%. Groton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.8%. Average household size is 2.45 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Groton were built after 1958.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom13.40%
Two Bedrooms33.10%
Three Bedrooms30.70%
Four Bedrooms17%
Five Bedrooms or more5.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.75
Median year structure was built1953
Median Value of occupied units$71,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$21,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.65
Median year structure was built1966
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$190

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.30%
Home Equity Loan3.40%
Simple Mortgage46.60%
Debt Free44.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.1%