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ZIP Code 57242

Post Office City:Hazel, SD (View All Cities)
County: Hamlin County
Timezone: Central (4:52pm)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.8, -97.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57242

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Primary/preferred city:
Hazel, SD

Stats and Demographics for the 57242 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57242 is located in eastern 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 57242 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is 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 57242 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 432
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 163
Median Home Value $100,000
Land Area 81.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 140
Median Household Income $82,031

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 31


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5302454
5-9202040
10-14222547
15-19191029
20-249918
25-29121123
30-34151227
35-3913922
40-449918
45-49131932
50-54221638
55-5912517
60-645712
65-696612
70-745813
75-794610
80-847411
85 Plus549

Gender

 Male 228 53%
 Female 204 47%
Gender

Race

 White 424 98.1%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 5 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-247411
25-3413720
35-4420121
45-5433740
55-6414216
65-7413114
75-8411112
85 Plus606

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 96 69%
 Single Guardian 7 5%
 Singles 26 19%
 Singles With Roommate 11 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 88 63%
 Households with Kids 52 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15712
26410
35712
49413
56511
6437
7347
84610
9325
10639
116511
12448
13279
144610
15404
16213
176511
18325
19426
20325

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57242 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 57242 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 57242 real estate data, the median home value of $100,000 is slightly less than average 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 57242. Rentals in 57242 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57242 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 432 100%
 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 58 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 59 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 23 14%
 Households Vacant 23 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 39%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 2 29%
 3+ Bedroom 5 71%
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 $82,031 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 57242 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 57242 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 57242 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 104 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 39 20%
 No Earnings 51 26%
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 104 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 39 20%
 No Earnings 51 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 111 80%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 14%
 Worked at Home 8 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

For more information, see Hazel, SD public school enrollment.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 8 5%
 High School Graduate 87 52%
 Associate's degree 28 17%
 Bachelor's degree 45 27%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 44 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes