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ZIP Code 57226

Primary City:Clear Lake, SD (View All Cities)
County: Deuel County
Timezone: Central (1:24pm)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.8, -96.7
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57226

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 57226. 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 57226. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 57226, 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:
Clear Lake, SD
Acceptable:
Altamont
Unacceptable:
Tunnerville

Stats and Demographics for the 57226 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57226 is located in east South Dakota and covers a slightly higher 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 57226 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 57226 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,072
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 949
Median Home Value $108,200
Land Area 189.68 sq mi
Water Area 5.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 846
Median Household Income $54,974

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male707180695370555561787569633644473328
Female646648733942565978716562565149374356
Total134137128142921121111141391491401311198793847684

Gender

 Male 1,057 51%
 Female 1,015 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,029 97.9%
 Black Or African American 7 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 25 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1289105141136867922
Renter1923252317182427
Total3111213016415310410349

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 482 57%
 Single Guardian 88 10%
 Singles 250 30%
 Singles With Roommate 26 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 600 71%
 Households with Kids 246 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12181712131620814181914141517920131013
Female161019814138161589510162015151677
Total2828362027292824292628192431372435291720

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57226 has a slightly less 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 57226 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 57226 real estate data, the median home value of $108,200 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 57226. Rentals in 57226 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57226 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,022 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 49 2.4%
 Other Institutional 1 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 378 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 292 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 176 19%
 Households Vacant 103 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 37 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 1%
 1 Bedroom 42 31%
 2 Bedroom 48 36%
 3+ Bedroom 43 32%
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 $54,974 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 57226 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 57226 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 947 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 422 24%
 No Earnings 371 21%
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 947 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 422 24%
 No Earnings 371 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,059 88.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 4.3%
 Worked at Home 85 7.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 124 17%
 High School Graduate 429 58%
 Associate's degree 84 11%
 Bachelor's degree 60 8%
 Master's degree 25 3%
 Professional school degree 12 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 418 87.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 3.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 43 9.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 57226

ZIP Code 57226 is in the Deuel School District 19-4. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 57226.

Clear Lake Elementary - 02
410 5th St West
Clear Lake, SD 57226
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Deuel School District 19-4
Clear Lake Middle School - 04
410 5th St West
Clear Lake, SD 57226
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Deuel School District 19-4
Deuel High School - 01
410 5th St West
Clear Lake, SD 57226
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Deuel School District 19-4

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