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ZIP Code 57442

Primary City:Gettysburg, SD (View All Cities)
County: Potter County
Timezone: Central (5:54am)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.0, -100.1
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57442

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 57442. 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 57442. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 57442, 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:
Gettysburg, SD
Unacceptable:
Forest City, Gorman

Stats and Demographics for the 57442 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57442 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 57442 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 57442 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,664
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,116
Median Home Value $63,800
Land Area 609.75 sq mi
Water Area 47.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 746
Median Household Income $48,108

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male575045493241403934597365655241302337
Female494538432139412945586852744742364164
Total106958392538081687911714111713999836664101

Gender

 Male 832 50%
 Female 832 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,513 90.9%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 124 7.5%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1150551291331066940
Renter1430181922141620
Total2580731481551208560

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 376 50%
 Single Guardian 79 11%
 Singles 266 36%
 Singles With Roommate 25 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 572 77%
 Households with Kids 174 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male121512101371261258612141231211112
Female7101413912798561010791071523
Total192526232219191520101416222121131926135

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57442 has a large 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 57442 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 57442 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. 57442 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 57442 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57442 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,615 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 49 3%
 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 214 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 379 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 153 14%
 Households Vacant 370 33%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 11 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 272 74%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 58 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 6%
 1 Bedroom 24 14%
 2 Bedroom 65 37%
 3+ Bedroom 77 44%
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 $48,108 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 57442 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 57442 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 603 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 382 27%
 No Earnings 414 30%
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 603 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 382 27%
 No Earnings 414 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 731 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 5%
 Worked at Home 60 7%
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 72 12%
 High School Graduate 361 60%
 Associate's degree 26 4%
 Bachelor's degree 120 20%
 Master's degree 14 2%
 Professional school degree 6 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 249 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 34 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 57442

ZIP Code 57442 is in the Gettysburg School District 53-1. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 57442.

Gettysburg Elementary - 02
100 East King Ave
Gettysburg, SD 57442
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gettysburg School District 53-1
Gettysburg High School - 01
100 East King Ave
Gettysburg, SD 57442
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gettysburg School District 53-1
Gettysburg Junior High - 03
100 East King Ave
Gettysburg, SD 57442
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Gettysburg School District 53-1

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