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ZIP Code 57256

Primary City:Ortley, SD (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (2:09pm)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.3, -97.2
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57256

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 57256. 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 57256. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 57256, 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:
Ortley, SD

Stats and Demographics for the 57256 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57256 is located in northeast 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 57256 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 adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 57256 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 127
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 64
Median Home Value $85,400
Land Area 28.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 48
Median Household Income $50,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4464255415512106021
Female664223433312654402
Total10101064897486381510423

Gender

 Male 67 53%
 Female 60 47%
Gender

Race

 White 118 93%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 6%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 2 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner165531723
Renter01022010
Total175751733

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 28 58%
 Single Guardian 8 17%
 Singles 11 23%
 Singles With Roommate 1 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 32 67%
 Households with Kids 16 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male02000021121012111101
Female20121401011110010101
Total22121422132122121202

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57256 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 57256 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 57256 real estate data, the median home value of $85,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 57256 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57256 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 127 100%
 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 17 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 25 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 6 9%
 Households Vacant 16 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 88%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1 20%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 4 80%
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 $50,000 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 57256 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 57256 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 57256 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 44 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9 13%
 No Earnings 19 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 44 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9 13%
 No Earnings 19 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 39 76%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 14%
 Worked at Home 5 10%
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 5 10%
 High School Graduate 27 55%
 Associate's degree 8 16%
 Bachelor's degree 9 18%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 11 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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