Davis occupies a total area of about 1.2 sq. kms., located at an elevated height of about of 1250 ft. above the sea level. Davis is located within the area of Turner County in South Dakota state. A major part of the local residents are white in their racial origin and they are primarily engaged with local trade and other business activities in the region. Some are also involved in agriculture and related trade, local schools and primary health care centers in the town.