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People

Total Population 231
Male Share of the Population 52.8%
Female Share of the Population 47.2%
Senior Citizens 13.9%
Employed Population 16+ 142
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 67.9%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $69,375
% Above Poverty Level 96.1%
% Below Poverty Level 3.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 3.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 21.6%
Median Gross Rent $585
Median House Value $72,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 19.9%
US/American 0%
English 5.6%
Irish 9.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Alvord Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 25 miles SE of Sioux Falls, South Dakota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 145 miles N of Omaha, Nebraska
County Lyon
Standard Zip Codes 51230
Phone Area Codes 712
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.342
Longitude -96.3

Alvord Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station ROCK RAPIDS
Distance 9.2 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 24 F
Apr Temp 34 to 58 F
Jul Temp 61 to 85 F
Oct Temp 35 to 61 F
Annual Precip 27.4 inches
Station CANTON 4 WNW
Distance 17.7 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 26 F
Apr Temp 35 to 61 F
Jul Temp 61 to 85 F
Oct Temp 37 to 63 F
Annual Precip 23.5 inches
Station HAWARDEN
Distance 25.4 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 26 F
Apr Temp 34 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 26.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Doon 538 $71,250
Inwood 817 $60,577
Larchwood 952 $70,909
Lester 268 $73,125

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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