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ZIP Code 57212

Primary City:Arlington, SD (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:03pm)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.4, -97.2
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57212

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 57212. 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 57212. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 57212, 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:
Arlington, SD
Acceptable:
Hetland
Unacceptable:
Lake Poinsett

Stats and Demographics for the 57212 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57212 is located in east South Dakota and covers a large 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 57212 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 57212 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,062
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,039
Median Home Value $102,800
Land Area 228.00 sq mi
Water Area 10.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 836
Median Household Income $47,083

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male636777644553596651757795825550253021
Female585666593059514457768176675539463255
Total1211231431237511211011010815115817114911089716276

Gender

 Male 1,055 51%
 Female 1,007 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,011 97.5%
 Black Or African American 6 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.7%
 Asian 9 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 15 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner775921371521116128
Renter1830252422122814
Total251051171611741238942

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 495 59%
 Single Guardian 62 7%
 Singles 241 29%
 Singles With Roommate 38 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 619 74%
 Households with Kids 217 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1591310141914713141615141819131413510
Female149121311131451310121417131019111366
Total2918252325322812262428293131293225261116

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57212 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 57212 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 57212 real estate data, the median home value of $102,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 57212. Rentals in 57212 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57212 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,910 93%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 37 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 115 6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 349 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 314 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 173 17%
 Households Vacant 203 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 14.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2.0%
 For Sale Only 16 7.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 95 46.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 50 24.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 61 38%
 2 Bedroom 49 30%
 3+ Bedroom 49 30%
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 $47,083 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 57212 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 57212 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 57212 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 620 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 304 21%
 No Earnings 537 37%
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 620 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 304 21%
 No Earnings 537 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 640 86.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 3.6%
 Worked at Home 69 9.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 90 13.7%
 High School Graduate 339 51.5%
 Associate's degree 92 14.0%
 Bachelor's degree 113 17.2%
 Master's degree 19 2.9%
 Professional school degree 5 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 345 93.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 26 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 57212

ZIP Code 57212 is in the Oldham - Ramona School District 39-5. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 57212.

Spring Lake Colony Elementary - 04
21727 452nd Ave
Arlington, SD 57212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oldham - Ramona School District 39-5
Arlington Elementary - 02
306 South Main
Arlington, SD 57212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Arlington School District 38-1
Arlington High School - 01
306 South Main
Arlington, SD 57212
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Arlington School District 38-1
Arlington Junior High - 03
306 South Main
Arlington, SD 57212
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Arlington School District 38-1

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