Big Stone City strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in South Dakota):
Short Commute Times
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Big Stone City to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in South Dakota (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||110 miles S of Fargo, North Dakota (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||157 miles W of Minneapolis, Minnesota|
|Standard Zip Codes||57216|
|Phone Area Codes||605|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||MILBANK 2 SSW|
|Jan Temp||-0 to 22 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 56 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||34 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||22 inches|
|Jan Temp||0 to 20 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 55 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||24 inches|
|Station||MILAN 1 NW|
|Jan Temp||0 to 22 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||35 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||24.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.96|
|American Indian & Alaskan||3||0.5%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||0||0%|
|Est. 2005 Population||570|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||2.2%|
According to the US Postal Service, Big Stone City, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Big Stone (57216)
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