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ZIP Code 57579

Primary City:White River, SD (View All Cities)
County: Mellette County
Timezone: Mountain (9:25pm)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -100.8
ZIP (~32 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57579

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 57579. 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 57579. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 57579, 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:
White River, SD
Acceptable:
Cedarbutte
Unacceptable:
Westover

Stats and Demographics for the 57579 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57579 is located in south 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 57579 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 57579 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,330
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 525
Median Home Value $61,700
Land Area 652.34 sq mi
Water Area 1.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 446
Median Household Income $33,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male665746644129272937454748391817222113
Female585858493832393742384133452923131516
Total1241151041137961666679838881844740353629

Gender

 Male 666 50%
 Female 664 50%
Gender

Race

 White 534 40.2%
 Black Or African American 2 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 708 53.2%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 78 5.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1018376179413517
Renter15323327281120
Total25507088107523717

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 190 43%
 Single Guardian 137 31%
 Singles 100 22%
 Singles With Roommate 19 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 258 58%
 Households with Kids 188 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14131015101516124910791111121613129
Female81512131316613101296161514912688
Total2228222823312225142119132526252128192017

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57579 has a slightly less 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 57579 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 57579 real estate data, the median home value of $61,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 57579. Rentals in 57579 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57579 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,281 96%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 49 4%
 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 85 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 213 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 148 28%
 Households Vacant 79 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 59%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 4%
 2 Bedroom 34 20%
 3+ Bedroom 130 76%
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 $33,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 57579 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 57579 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 57579 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 57579 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 389 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 220 23%
 No Earnings 361 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 389 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 220 23%
 No Earnings 361 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 333 67%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 49 10%
 Worked at Home 113 23%
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. 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 76 18%
 High School Graduate 252 60%
 Associate's degree 30 7%
 Bachelor's degree 53 13%
 Master's degree 4 1%
 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 347 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 57579

ZIP Code 57579 is in the White River School District 47-1. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 57579.

White River Elementary - 02
501 East 3rd St
White River, SD 57579
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: White River School District 47-1
White River Middle School - 04
501 East 3rd St
White River, SD 57579
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: White River School District 47-1
White River High School - 01
501 East 3rd St
White River, SD 57579
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: White River School District 47-1

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