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ZIP Code 57722

Post Office City:Buffalo Gap, SD (View All Cities)
County: Custer County
Timezone: Mountain (5:29am)
Area code: 605 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.5, -103.2
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 57722

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 57722. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 57722 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:
Buffalo Gap, SD

Stats and Demographics for the 57722 ZIP Code

ZIP code 57722 is located in southwest 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 57722 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 57722 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 283
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 173
Median Home Value $93,300
Land Area 478.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.56 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 130
Median Household Income $91,094

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 50


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5111021
5-9268
10-1461117
15-19426
20-248614
25-295510
30-347512
35-396814
40-4413518
45-4910919
50-54131528
55-59131326
60-64141125
65-6914923
70-7413922
75-79235
80-84336
85 Plus549

Gender

 Male 149 53%
 Female 134 47%
Gender

Race

 White 213 75.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 19.1%
 Asian 7 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 8 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24101
25-34718
35-4411718
45-5418725
55-6428331
65-7431334
75-84909
85 Plus314

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 65 50%
 Single Guardian 12 9%
 Singles 47 36%
 Singles With Roommate 6 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 104 80%
 Households with Kids 26 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1314
2213
3123
4549
5000
6022
7101
8022
9123
10112
11347
12112
13134
14022
15000
16000
17314
18112
19000
20112

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 57722 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 57722 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 57722 real estate data, the median home value of $93,300 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 57722. Rentals in 57722 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 57722 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 283 100%
 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 35 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 73 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 22 13%
 Households Vacant 43 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 2 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 16%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 30%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 18 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 10%
 2 Bedroom 14 70%
 3+ Bedroom 4 20%
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 $91,094 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 57722 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 57722 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. Most commuters in 57722 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

For more information, see Buffalo Gap, SD incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 199 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 19 5%
 No Earnings 171 44%
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 199 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 19 5%
 No Earnings 171 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 106 53%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 93 47%
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 25 6.8%
 High School Graduate 243 66.4%
 Associate's degree 5 1.4%
 Bachelor's degree 69 18.9%
 Master's degree 23 6.3%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 25 30%
 Enrolled in Private School 53 64%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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