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ZIP Code 57279

Primary City:Wilmot, SD (View All Cities)
County: Roberts County
Timezone: Central (9:52pm)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.4, -96.7
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57279

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 57279. 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 57279. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 57279, 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:
Wilmot, SD
Unacceptable:
Madsen Beach, Sodak Park

Stats and Demographics for the 57279 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57279 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 57279 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 57279 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,058
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 653
Median Home Value $75,200
Land Area 145.11 sq mi
Water Area 3.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 461
Median Household Income $43,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5262248
5-9413172
10-14363672
15-19293059
20-24191635
25-29222446
30-34181634
35-39282452
40-44322860
45-49463985
50-54393271
55-59534295
60-64344074
65-69332558
70-74322860
75-79282351
80-84181533
85 Plus124153

Gender

 Male 546 52%
 Female 512 48%
Gender

Race

 White 965 91.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 74 7.0%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-246814
25-34271946
35-44491766
45-5471980
55-647921100
65-7466874
75-8444953
85 Plus19928

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 248 54%
 Single Guardian 50 11%
 Singles 147 32%
 Singles With Roommate 16 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 346 75%
 Households with Kids 115 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1448
25813
311314
4549
58311
68917
7639
810717
99918
105510
1181018
12325
13101222
1410717
158715
1661117
176814
18628
19325
20538

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57279 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 57279 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 57279 real estate data, the median home value of $75,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 57279 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 57279 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57279 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,028 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 30 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 145 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 216 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 100 15%
 Households Vacant 192 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 2.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 6 3.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 142 74.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 17.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 19 21%
 2 Bedroom 32 36%
 3+ Bedroom 38 43%
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 $43,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 57279 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 57279 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. More commuters in 57279 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 339 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 266 32%
 No Earnings 236 28%
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 339 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 266 32%
 No Earnings 236 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 437 85%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 22 4%
 Worked at Home 54 11%
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 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 61 15.3%
 High School Graduate 254 63.7%
 Associate's degree 20 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 48 12.0%
 Master's degree 5 1.3%
 Professional school degree 2 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 9 2.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 169 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 57279

ZIP Code 57279 is in the Wilmot School District 54-7. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 57279.

Wilmot Elementary - 02
800 Ordway St
Wilmot, SD 57279
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wilmot School District 54-7
Wilmot Ms - 03
800 Ordway St
Wilmot, SD 57279
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wilmot School District 54-7
Wilmot High School - 01
800 Ordway St
Wilmot, SD 57279
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wilmot School District 54-7

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