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ZIP Code 57438

Primary City:Faulkton, SD (View All Cities)
County: Faulk County
Timezone: Central (6:16pm)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.1, -99.1
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57438

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 57438. 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 57438. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 57438, 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:
Faulkton, SD
Acceptable:
Miranda, Norbeck, Wecota
Unacceptable:
Burkmere

Stats and Demographics for the 57438 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57438 is located in north South Dakota and covers an extremely 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 57438 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 57438 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,580
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 658
Median Home Value $63,800
Land Area 468.77 sq mi
Water Area 11.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 524
Median Household Income $40,888

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male574758494039323439505955374232252931
Female476151574341323741546457443228533449
Total1041081091068380647180104123112817460786380

Gender

 Male 755 48%
 Female 825 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,559 98.7%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 13 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner828398287706225
Renter61916121381930
Total14475594100788155

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 261 50%
 Single Guardian 37 7%
 Singles 213 41%
 Singles With Roommate 13 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 418 80%
 Households with Kids 106 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male126181312115910614148161410121123
Female10979121015159910101111919131068
Total221525222421202419152424192723292521811

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57438 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 57438 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 57438 real estate data, the median home value of $63,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 57438 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 57438 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57438 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,083 68.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 36 2.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 459 29.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 154 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 247 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 123 19%
 Households Vacant 134 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 32%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 7%
 1 Bedroom 42 26%
 2 Bedroom 56 35%
 3+ Bedroom 52 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 $40,888 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 57438 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 57438 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 57438 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 57438 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 410 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 319 28%
 No Earnings 422 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 410 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 319 28%
 No Earnings 422 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 496 73.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 67 9.9%
 Worked at Home 109 16.2%
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 67 15%
 High School Graduate 263 58%
 Associate's degree 69 15%
 Bachelor's degree 45 10%
 Master's degree 6 1%
 Professional school degree 7 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 141 71.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 46 23.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 5.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 57438

ZIP Code 57438 is in the Faulkton Area Schools 24-4 School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 57438.

Faulkton Elementary - 02
1114 Court St
Faulkton, SD 57438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Faulkton Area Schools 24-4 School District
Brentwood Colony Elementary - 05
15442 343rd Ave
Faulkton, SD 57438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Faulkton Area Schools 24-4 School District
Blumengard Colony Elementary - 06
35075 148th St
Faulkton, SD 57438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Faulkton Area Schools 24-4 School District
Evergreen Colony Elementary - 09
35691 156th St
Faulkton, SD 57438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Faulkton Area Schools 24-4 School District
Thunderbird Colony Elementary - 10
15185 346th Ave
Faulkton, SD 57438
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Faulkton Area Schools 24-4 School District
Faulkton High School - 01
1114 Court St
Faulkton, SD 57438
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Faulkton Area Schools 24-4 School District
Faulkton Junior High - 08
1114 Court St
Faulkton, SD 57438
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Faulkton Area Schools 24-4 School District

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