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ZIP Code 57016

Primary City:Chester, SD (View All Cities)
County: Lake County
Timezone: Central (9:00pm)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.89, -96.97
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57016

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 57016. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 57016. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 57016, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Chester, SD
Unacceptable:
Franklin, Lake Brandt

Stats and Demographics for the 57016 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57016 is located in east South Dakota and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 57016 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 57016 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 693
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 469
Median Home Value $153,100
Land Area 33.92 sq mi
Water Area 2.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 280
Median Household Income $56,591

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2524201711172124203126282318201547
Female1921361910141824232333291820149102
Total44455636213139484354595741383424149

Gender

 Male 351 51%
 Female 342 49%
Gender

Race

 White 681 98.3%
 Black Or African American 3 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 8 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner23134635540188
Renter051052340
Total23644685743228

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 183 65%
 Single Guardian 22 8%
 Singles 61 22%
 Singles With Roommate 14 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 201 72%
 Households with Kids 79 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male05486442876421347302
Female6346454443101139333731
Total68814109861210161551067101033

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57016 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 57016 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 57016 real estate data, the median home value of $153,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 57016. Rentals in 57016 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57016 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 693 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 159 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 92 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 29 6%
 Households Vacant 189 40%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 2.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 3 1.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 172 91.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 2.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 22 88%
 3+ Bedroom 3 12%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $56,591 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 57016 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 57016 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 57016. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 290 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 91 16%
 No Earnings 172 31%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 290 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 91 16%
 No Earnings 172 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 280 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 5%
 Worked at Home 47 14%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 23 8%
 High School Graduate 173 63%
 Associate's degree 27 10%
 Bachelor's degree 44 16%
 Master's degree 3 1%
 Professional school degree 6 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 76 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 57016

ZIP Code 57016 is in the Chester Area School District 39-1. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 57016.

Chester Elementary -02
102 2nd Ave
Chester, SD 57016
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chester Area School District 39-1
Chester Ms - 03
102 2nd Ave
Chester, SD 57016
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chester Area School District 39-1
Chester High School - 01
102 2nd Ave
Chester, SD 57016
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chester Area School District 39-1
Chester Area Cyber School - 39
102 2nd Ave
Chester, SD 57016
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chester Area School District 39-1
High Plains - 06
102 2nd Ave
Chester, SD 57016
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chester Area School District 39-1

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