De Smet, SD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 576 housing units in De Smet. This represents a 3.8% growth from 555 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 576 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in De Smet is about 71.7%. De Smet's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.9%. Average household size is 2.12 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in De Smet were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom16.30%
Two Bedrooms30.70%
Three Bedrooms34.40%
Four Bedrooms12%
Five Bedrooms or more4.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.31
Median year structure was built1951
Median Value of occupied units$46,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$23,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.64
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$279

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.50%
Home Equity Loan1.90%
Simple Mortgage39.70%
Debt Free54.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13.7%