Groton, SD

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Groton Profile


Overview

Groton is a very small city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 1,508 people and just one neighborhood, Groton is the 46th largest community in South Dakota.

Groton real estate is some of the most expensive in South Dakota, although Groton house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Groton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Groton is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Groton who work in sales jobs (13.23%), management occupations (13.23%), and office and administrative support (11.77%).

Also of interest is that Groton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Groton is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Groton a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Groton has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Groton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

One of the benefits of Groton is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.96 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

Groton Demographics

The education level of Groton citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.54% of adults in Groton have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Groton in 2010 was $29,488, which is wealthy relative to South Dakota, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,952 for a family of four. However, Groton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Groton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Groton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Groton include Norwegian, English, Irish, and Swedish.

The most common language spoken in Groton is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Groton 0.101011101001110
South Dakota 3.83
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Groton 0.101011101001110
South Dakota 19.43
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Groton 0.101011101001110
South Dakota 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 25 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 4 districts:

ABERDEEN SCHOOL DISTRICT 06-1


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to South Dakota

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Better than of SD school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to SD Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Simmons Elementary 10
1500 S 3 Rd St
Aberdeen, SD, 57401
KG-05
Aberdeen Alternative Learning Center 12
1300 3 St S
Aberdeen, SD, 57401
06-12
C C Lee Elementary 05
1900 N State St
Aberdeen, SD, 57401
KG-05
Central High School 01
2200 S Roosevelt St
Aberdeen, SD, 57401
09-12
Holgate Middle School 02
2200 N Dakota St
Aberdeen, SD, 57401
06-08
O M Tiffany Elementary 11
819 8 Th Ave Ne
Aberdeen, SD, 57401
KG-05
Simmons Middle School 03
1300 S 3 Rd St
Aberdeen, SD, 57401
06-08
New Beginnings
1601 Milwaukee Ave Ne
Aberdeen, SD, 57401
05-12
Lincoln Elementary 08
414 S 10 Th St
Aberdeen, SD, 57401
PK-05
May Overby Elementary 09
612 Se 14 Th Ave
Aberdeen, SD, 57401
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 35.7% 39.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.6% 32.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.1% 7.4%

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GROTON AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT 06-6


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District Quality Compared to South Dakota

(10 is best)

Better than of SD school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to SD Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Groton Area High School 01
406 N 2 Nd Street
Groton, SD, 57445
09-12
Groton Area Elementary 02
810 N 1 St St
Groton, SD, 57445
PK-05
Groton Area Ms 04
406 N 2 Nd Street
Groton, SD, 57445
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 16.5% 39.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.7% 32.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 7.4%

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WARNER SCHOOL DISTRICT 06-5


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District Quality Compared to South Dakota

(10 is best)

Better than of SD school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to SD Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Warner Elementary 02
110 1 St Ave Sw
Warner, SD, 57479
KG-05
Warner High School 01
110 1 St Ave Sw
Warner, SD, 57479
09-12
Warner Middle School 03
110 1 St Ave Sw
Warner, SD, 57479
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.9% 39.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.7% 32.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 7.4%

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NORTHWESTERN AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT 56-7


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to South Dakota

(10 is best)

Better than of SD school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to SD Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Northwestern Middle School 02
221 3 Rd St
Mellette, SD, 57461
06-08
Northwestern High School 01
221 3 Rd St
Mellette, SD, 57461
09-12
Northwestern Elementary School 04
221 3 Rd St
Mellette, SD, 57461
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.9% 39.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.0% 32.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 7.4%

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