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ZIP Code 57249

Primary City:Lake Preston, SD (View All Cities)
County: Kingsbury County
Timezone: Central (8:01pm)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.4, -97.4
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57249

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 57249. 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 57249. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 57249, 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:
Lake Preston, SD

Stats and Demographics for the 57249 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57249 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 57249 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 57249 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 994
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 596
Median Home Value $80,600
Land Area 147.47 sq mi
Water Area 11.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 462
Median Household Income $54,911

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male32223144112925262248534941182518159
Female24252230131623242457404325252227729
Total5647537424454850461059392664347452238

Gender

 Male 518 52%
 Female 476 48%
Gender

Race

 White 978 98.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner52934988353327
Renter52316191271623
Total10525011795604830

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 252 55%
 Single Guardian 40 9%
 Singles 152 33%
 Singles With Roommate 18 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 359 78%
 Households with Kids 103 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male967543465271066121071051
Female484447464342675114732
Total131411981081295111212131721111783

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57249 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 57249 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 57249 real estate data, the median home value of $80,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 57249 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 57249 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57249 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 994 100%
 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 171 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 170 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 121 20%
 Households Vacant 134 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 15.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 6 4.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 69 51.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 27.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 13%
 2 Bedroom 59 49%
 3+ Bedroom 46 38%
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 $54,911 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 57249 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 57249 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 423 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 138 18%
 No Earnings 197 26%
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 423 56%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 138 18%
 No Earnings 197 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 410 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 9%
 Worked at Home 37 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 25 7%
 High School Graduate 239 71%
 Associate's degree 21 6%
 Bachelor's degree 33 10%
 Master's degree 15 4%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 146 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 57249

ZIP Code 57249 is in the Lake Preston School District 38-3. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 57249.

Lake Preston Elementary - 02
300 1st St NE
Lake Preston, SD 57249
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake Preston School District 38-3
Lake Preston High School - 01
300 1st St NE
Lake Preston, SD 57249
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lake Preston School District 38-3
Lake Preston Junior High - 03
300 1st St NE
Lake Preston, SD 57249
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Lake Preston School District 38-3

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