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People

Total Population 782
Male Share of the Population 44.4%
Female Share of the Population 55.6%
Senior Citizens 32.7%
Employed Population 16+ 294
Age of the Population 50

Families

% of people married 48.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 21.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $74,375
% Above Poverty Level 93.5%
% Below Poverty Level 6.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 8 minutes
% Working from Home 6.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 14.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 48.9%
Median Gross Rent $510
Median House Value $84,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.1%
US/American 0%
English 8.6%
Irish 16.9%

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

Faulkton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 146 miles SE of Bismarck, North Dakota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 286 miles W of Minneapolis, Minnesota
County Faulk
Standard Zip Codes 57438
Phone Area Codes 605
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 45.035
Longitude -99.123

Faulkton 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 FAULKTON 1 NW
Distance 0.5 miles
Jan Temp 2 to 23 F
Apr Temp 33 to 58 F
Jul Temp 59 to 86 F
Oct Temp 35 to 61 F
Annual Precip 20.3 inches
Station HIGHMORE 23 N
Distance 21.8 miles
Jan Temp 0 to 24 F
Apr Temp 31 to 58 F
Jul Temp 58 to 87 F
Oct Temp 32 to 61 F
Annual Precip 18.5 inches
Station IPSWICH
Distance 29 miles
Jan Temp -1 to 22 F
Apr Temp 29 to 57 F
Jul Temp 56 to 85 F
Oct Temp 31 to 60 F
Annual Precip 19.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Faulkton, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Burkmere (57438)

Miranda (57438)

Norbeck (57438)

Wecota (57438)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Cresbard 148 $65,625

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

Faulkton Public Libraries

Library
Faulk County Library
810 COURT ST
Faulkton, South Dakota
(605) 598-6236

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Faulkton High Schools

FAULKTON HI SCH
1114 COURT ST
605-598-6266
Serves 113 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.8

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