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ZIP Code 57255

Primary City:New Effington, SD (View All Cities)
County: Roberts County
Timezone: Central (1:17pm)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.9, -96.9
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57255

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 57255. 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 57255. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 57255, 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:
New Effington, SD
Unacceptable:
Hammer

Stats and Demographics for the 57255 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57255 is located in northeast South Dakota and covers a slightly higher 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 57255 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 57255 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 538
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 243
Median Home Value $60,800
Land Area 105.72 sq mi
Water Area 2.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 213
Median Household Income $39,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5131831
5-9162137
10-14192140
15-19162642
20-24251035
25-299312
30-34161632
35-39111021
40-44211738
45-49172239
50-54231740
55-59171936
60-64141226
65-69152035
70-7411516
75-79101424
80-8491120
85 Plus9514

Gender

 Male 271 50%
 Female 267 50%
Gender

Race

 White 397 73.8%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 115 21.4%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 21 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24279
25-3415924
35-44251136
45-5435843
55-6428331
65-7431132
75-8421627
85 Plus9211

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 121 57%
 Single Guardian 30 14%
 Singles 54 25%
 Singles With Roommate 8 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 150 70%
 Households with Kids 63 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1325
2279
3134
4314
5044
66410
7336
8235
95712
10156
115510
12336
137714
14314
155813
164913
17235
18347
19224
20325

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57255 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 57255 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 57255 real estate data, the median home value of $60,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 57255 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 57255 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57255 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 538 100%
 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 67 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 99 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 47 19%
 Households Vacant 30 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 1 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 42%
 2 Bedroom 10 30%
 3+ Bedroom 9 27%
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 $39,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 57255 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. A higher percentage of people in 57255 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. More commuters in 57255 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 158 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 48 15%
 No Earnings 117 36%
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 158 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 48 15%
 No Earnings 117 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 130 71%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 7%
 Worked at Home 41 22%
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 21 14%
 High School Graduate 77 53%
 Associate's degree 15 10%
 Bachelor's degree 30 21%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 97 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 32 25%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 57255

ZIP Code 57255 is in the Sisseton School District 54-2. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 57255.

New Effington Elementary - 05
10587 464th Ave
New Effington, SD 57255
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sisseton School District 54-2

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