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ZIP Code 57421

Primary City:Amherst, SD (View All Cities)
County: Marshall County
Timezone: Central (8:28pm)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.73, -97.91
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57421

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 57421. 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 57421. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 57421, 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:
Amherst, SD

Stats and Demographics for the 57421 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57421 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 57421 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and an extremely large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 57421 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 88
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 53
Median Home Value $57,500
Land Area 39.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 37
Median Household Income $19,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male531714401542350121
Female301234110442341312
Total832948511984691433

Gender

 Male 49 56%
 Female 39 44%
Gender

Race

 White 87 99%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 1 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner03074543
Renter24121100
Total27195643

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 26 70%
 Single Guardian 1 3%
 Singles 8 22%
 Singles With Roommate 2 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 25 68%
 Households with Kids 12 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10111101000100130210
Female20010000000001110000
Total30121101000101240210

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57421 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 57421 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 57421 real estate data, the median home value of $57,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 57421 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 57421 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57421 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 88 100%
 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 8 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 18 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 11 21%
 Households Vacant 16 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 6%
 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 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 12 100%
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 $19,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 57421 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 57421 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 57421 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 18 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17 30%
 No Earnings 22 39%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 18 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 17 30%
 No Earnings 22 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 27 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 6 20%
 High School Graduate 24 80%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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