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ZIP Code 57559

Primary City:Murdo, SD (View All Cities)
County: Jones County
Timezone: Mountain (2:52pm)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.9, -100.7
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57559

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 57559. 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 57559. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 57559, 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:
Murdo, SD
Unacceptable:
Kary, Van Metre

Stats and Demographics for the 57559 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57559 is located in central South Dakota and covers a 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 57559 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 57559 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 638
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 382
Median Home Value $65,000
Land Area 379.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 306
Median Household Income $37,386

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2319131917151218172431252316151167
Female221121161510171620302920161619161518
Total453034353225293437546045393234272125

Gender

 Male 311 49%
 Female 327 51%
Gender

Race

 White 606 95.0%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 3.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner118274740342917
Renter111012171610125
Total1228396456444122

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 146 48%
 Single Guardian 28 9%
 Singles 123 40%
 Singles With Roommate 9 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 227 74%
 Households with Kids 79 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male44292326623143813431
Female45254311254354445123
Total8941466378774971258554

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57559 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 57559 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 57559 real estate data, the median home value of $65,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 57559. Rentals in 57559 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57559 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 638 100%
 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 86 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 127 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 93 24%
 Households Vacant 76 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 32%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 20%
 2 Bedroom 29 33%
 3+ Bedroom 41 47%
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 $37,386 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 57559 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 57559 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. The commute in 57559 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 225 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 126 27%
 No Earnings 109 24%
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 225 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 126 27%
 No Earnings 109 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 252 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 5%
 Worked at Home 39 13%
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 13 6%
 High School Graduate 151 69%
 Associate's degree 10 5%
 Bachelor's degree 35 16%
 Master's degree 9 4%
 Professional school degree 2 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 126 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 57559

ZIP Code 57559 is in the Jones County School District 37-3. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 57559.

Jones County Elementary - 02
305 Jefferson
Murdo, SD 57559
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jones County School District 37-3
Jones County Middle School - 04
404 Jackson
Murdo, SD 57559
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jones County School District 37-3
Jones County High School - 01
404 Jackson
Murdo, SD 57559
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jones County School District 37-3

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