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ZIP Code 57473

Post Office City:Seneca, SD (View All Cities)
County: Faulk County
Timezone: Central (12:21am)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:45.0, -99.5
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57473

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 57473. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 57473 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Seneca, SD

Stats and Demographics for the 57473 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57473 is located in northern 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 57473 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 57473 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 161
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 92
Median Home Value $93,600
Land Area 165.52 sq mi
Water Area 3.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 65
Median Household Income $42,566

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 510616
85 Plus347


 Male 77 48%
 Female 84 52%


 White 159 99%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 2 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus516

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 41 63%
 Single Guardian 5 8%
 Singles 18 28%
 Singles With Roommate 1 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 46 71%
 Households with Kids 19 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57473 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 57473 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 57473 real estate data, the median home value of $93,600 is slightly less than average 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 57473. Rentals in 57473 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57473 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 161 100%
 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 21 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 39 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 5 5%
 Households Vacant 27 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 70%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 3 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $42,566 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 57473 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 57473 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 57473 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. The commute in 57473 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.

For more information, see Seneca, SD household income.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 77 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 65 38%
 No Earnings 29 17%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 77 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 65 38%
 No Earnings 29 17%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 78 66%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 14%
 Worked at Home 24 20%
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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 14 9.5%
 High School Graduate 51 34.5%
 Associate's degree 28 18.9%
 Bachelor's degree 54 36.5%
 Master's degree 1 0.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 48 52%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 26 28%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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