Trent, South Dakota

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Population in 2017: 231 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -9.1%
 
Males: 112  (48.6%)
Females: 119  (51.4%)
Median resident age:

46.6 years
South Dakota median age:

36.9 years

Zip codes: 57065.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $57,929 (it was $36,161 in 2000)
Trent:

$57,929
SD:

$56,521

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,419 (it was $16,855 in 2000)

Trent town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $104,440 (it was $46,300 in 2000)
Trent:

$104,440
SD:

$167,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $141,107; detached houses: $163,479; mobile homes: $70,803

Median gross rent in 2017: $645.

March 2019 cost of living index in Trent: 74.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.5%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 88.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Trent, SD (2010)
    • 21190.9%White alone
    • 83.4%American Indian alone
    • 83.4%Two or more races
    • 20.9%Black alone
    • 20.9%Asian alone
    • 10.4%Hispanic

Races in Trent detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of South Dakota and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Trent, South Dakota as of July 11, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Trent is 294 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: German (30.8%), Norwegian (16.7%), Scandinavian (10.8%), Dutch (8.3%), Danish (6.7%), English (5.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1884

Elevation: 1510 feet

Land area: 1.01 square miles.

Population density: 229 people per square mile   (very low).

Trent, South Dakota map

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.8%
South Dakota:

1.8%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Trent town:

2.0% ($945)
South Dakota:

1.8% ($1,334)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (25.9 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (182.5 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (476.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Dell Rapids, SD (2.5 miles ),
Egan, SD (2.5 miles ),
Colman, SD (3.1 miles ),
Flandreau, SD (3.2 miles ),
Baltic, SD (3.3 miles ),
Jasper, MN (3.6 miles ),
Chester, SD (3.7 miles ),
Sherman, SD (3.7 miles)

Latitude: 43.91 N, Longitude: 96.65 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 605

Distribution of median household income in Trent, SD in 2017
Distribution of house value in Trent, SD in 2017
Trent satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $160,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Trent, SD residents
Average permit cost in Trent, SD
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
South Dakota:

3.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +43 (+20.4%).
Most common industries in Trent, SD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (14.8%)
  • Health care (12.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Truck transportation (5.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.7%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (24.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (7.6%)
  • Truck transportation (6.3%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Machinery (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (26.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.2%)
  • Computer & electronic products (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Chemicals (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Trent, SD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.5%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.9%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Carpenters (6.3%)
  • Electricians (6.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.3%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (18.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (14.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.2%)
  • Customer service representatives (8.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (6.1%)

Average climate in Trent, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Trent, South Dakota average temperatures Trent, South Dakota average precipitation Trent, South Dakota humidity Trent, South Dakota wind speed Trent, South Dakota snowfall Trent, South Dakota sunshine Trent, South Dakota clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.0. This is about average.

City:

65.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.177. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.177
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.70. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.70
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.440. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.440
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 13.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.37. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.37
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Trent-area historical tornado activity is above South Dakota state average. It is 75% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1992, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 32.5 miles away from the Trent town center killed one person and injured 35 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1993, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.5 miles away from the town center injured 5 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Trent-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 125.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 138.5 miles away from Trent center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 137.5 miles away from Trent center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 123.5 miles away from Trent center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 694.4 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 91.0 miles away from Trent center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Moody County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Trent topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Trent:

  • DELLS NURSING AND REHAB CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DELL RAPIDS, SD)
  • DELLS AREA HEALTH CENTER -NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; DELL RAPIDS, SD)
  • AVERA DELLS AREA HOSPITAL - CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; DELL RAPIDS, SD)
  • AVERA FLANDREAU HOSPITAL - CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; FLANDREAU, SD)
  • RIVERVIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; FLANDREAU, SD)
  • PALISADE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; GARRETSON, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Trent:

  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 25 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,386)
  • South Dakota State University (about 30 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 59 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • University of South Dakota (about 79 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 83 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • Iowa Lakes Community College (about 98 miles; Estherville, IA; FT enrollment: 2,311)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 100 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Trent: Trent Fire Department (A), Trent City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Edith Green - Politician.

Moody County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Trent and their reported violations in the past:

TRENT (Population served: 232, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-27-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-20-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-01-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-02-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2005)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-21-2005), St Public Notif received (JUL-05-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.1 people
South Dakota:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

59.8%
Whole state:

64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

10.8%
Whole state:

6.5%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households
15 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
18 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Trent:

Marital status in Trent, SD
  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 62.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.2%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

For population 25 years and over in Trent:

  • High school or higher: 96.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.4
South Dakota average:

10.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Trent, SD (based on Moody County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,97311
Catholic1,9432
Evangelical Protestant3396
Other5-
None2,226-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
This county:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Here:

7.72 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Moody County:

10.81 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Moody County:

8.0%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Moody County:

29.4%
South Dakota:

27.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

20.1%
State:

14.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.1%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Trent:

46.0%
State:

46.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Trent:

24.2%
South Dakota:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

5.4%
South Dakota:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Trent:

6.7
South Dakota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Trent:

33.6%
South Dakota:

34.2%

General health condition:
Trent:

57.0%
South Dakota:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Trent:

76.1%
State:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Trent, SD Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$650
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$300
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$920
Health 0$0 1$236
Sewerage 0$0 1$250
Totals for Government 0$0 7$2,356

Trent government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $19,000 ($82.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000 ($56.28)
    Water Utilities: $11,000 ($47.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($38.96)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($34.63)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($30.30)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($21.65)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($21.65)
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000 ($21.65)
    Health - Other: $3,000 ($12.99)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($25.97)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $9,000 ($38.96)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $10,000 ($43.29)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $29,000 ($125.54)

Trent government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $22,000 ($95.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $13,000 ($56.28)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,000 ($25.97)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $1,000 ($4.33)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $23,000 ($99.57)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($4.33)
  • Tax - Property: $48,000 ($207.79)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $10,000 ($43.29)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000 ($8.66)

Trent government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $156,000 ($675.32)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $102,000 ($441.56)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $54,000 ($233.77)

Trent government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $96,000 ($415.58)

5.83% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,292 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.83%
South Dakota average:

7.74%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Minnehaha County, SD  1.98% ($39,184 average AGI)
from Brookings County, SD  1.25% ($42,065)


5.83% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,479 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.83%
South Dakota average:

7.66%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Minnehaha County, SD  2.23% ($28,727 average AGI)
to Brookings County, SD  1.01% ($37,360)

Strongest AM radio stations in Trent:

  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KELO (1320 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • KNWC (1270 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Trent:

  • KKHG (107.9 FM; FLANDREAU, SD; Owner: LA COMMUNIQUE, INC.)
  • KELO-FM (92.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KSQB-FM (95.7 FM; DELL RAPIDS, SD; Owner: L A RADIO, INC.)
  • KNWC-FM (96.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KMXC (97.3 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KLQL (101.1 FM; LUVERNE, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KTWB (101.9 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KKLS-FM (104.7 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KKCK (99.7 FM; MARSHALL, MN; Owner: KMHL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KISD (98.7 FM; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KJOE (106.1 FM; SLAYTON, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KNSW (91.7 FM; WORTHINGTON-MARSHALL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KRRO (103.7 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • KJAM-FM (103.1 FM; MADISON, SD; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF BROOKINGS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Trent:

  • KELO-TV (Channel 11; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KSFY-TV (Channel 13; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KDLT-TV (Channel 46; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K67GH (Channel 67; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KTTW (Channel 17; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAUN (Channel 36; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RAPID BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDLV-TV (Channel 5; MITCHELL, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • KSMN (Channel 20; WORTHINGTON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)
  • K56GF (Channel 56; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K52ES (Channel 52; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K43GX (Channel 43; MADISON, SD; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 95ft / 28.9mTotal length
  • $2,477,000Total costs
  • 1,755Total average daily traffic
  • 87Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,045Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Trent, SD - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11950-1959
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Trent, SD

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Gina Cacciatore, 24xxx 478th Ave. (2547391) (Lat: 43.904583 Lon: -96.649639), Type: 94.2, Structure height: 46101 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Commnet Cellular Inc., Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Gina Cacciatore, 24xxx 478th Ave. (2547391) (Lat: 43.904583 Lon: -96.649639), Type: 94.2, Structure height: 46101 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Commnet Cellular Inc., Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Laurie Gebhardt, 24xxx 478th Ave. (2547391) (Lat: 43.904583 Lon: -96.649639), Type: 94.2, Structure height: 46101 m, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: Commnet Cellular Inc., Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • .7 Kilometers Westt Of I-29, 8.8 Km West Of Trent (Lat: 43.907222 Lon: -96.767222), Type: 126.4, Overall height: 125.5 m, Registrant: Sioux- Falls, Phone: (605) 335-6896

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 47903 240th St (Lat: 43.906472 Lon: -96.622750), Call Sign: WQSX350,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.960 MHz, 160.035 MHz, Grant Date: 12/03/2013, Expiration Date: 12/03/2023, Certifier: Steve Wendell, Registrant: Vantek Communications, 221 S Jessica Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 332-4144, Fax: (605) 331-6943, Email:
  • OFFICE, 9.5 Miles East On 240th Street (Lat: 43.906361 Lon: -96.457361), Call Sign: WRDC819,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.400 MHz, Grant Date: 03/29/2019, Expiration Date: 03/29/2029, Certifier: Mark Olsen, Registrant: M & H Communications, 604 7th St Sw, Pipestone, MN 56164, Phone: (507) 215-0567, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: W0QT, Grant Date: 10/18/1988, Expiration Date: 10/18/1998, Cancellation Date: 10/19/2000, Registrant: Carl E Lamping, Route 1 Box 54, Trent, SD 57065
  • Call Sign: KD0IYL, Licensee ID: L01519490, Grant Date: 09/21/2009, Expiration Date: 09/21/2019, Cancellation Date: 10/10/2009, Certifier: Kenneth L Albers, Registrant: Kenneth L Albers, 309 W 3rd St, Trent, SD 57065
  • Call Sign: K0KLA, Previous Call Sign: KD0IYL, Licensee ID: L01519490, Grant Date: 10/10/2009, Expiration Date: 10/10/2019, Certifier: Keneth L Albers, Registrant: Kenneth L Albers, 309 W 3rd St, Trent, SD 57065

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6953W , Serial Number: 28-21144, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 09/23/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 05/24/2017
    Registrant (Partnership): Richard D Nord, Po Box 799, Trent, SD 57065, Other Owners: Barbara M Nord
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 76954 , Serial Number: 11400, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 09/28/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 01/19/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Joseph P Nemmers, 47680 240th St, Trent, SD 57065, Other Owners: Robert E Nemmers

Most common first names in Trent, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George572.8 years
Gordon477.3 years
Alice383.7 years
James370.7 years
Mabel387.6 years
Marie390.3 years
Walter373.7 years
Gladys292.4 years
Earl279.0 years
Alfred285.0 years
Most common last names in Trent, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Nelson780.4 years
Anderson588.4 years
Jorgenson572.8 years
Miller478.0 years
Olson479.7 years
Gulbranson366.9 years
Eggerud381.3 years
Janssen379.3 years
Graves280.9 years
Jensen275.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Trent, SD
  • 88.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.8%Electricity
  • 4.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Trent, SD
  • 45.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 45.7%Wood
  • 8.6%Electricity


Trent compared to South Dakota state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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