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People

Total Population 3,097
Male Share of the Population 46.6%
Female Share of the Population 53.4%
Senior Citizens 16.6%
Employed Population 16+ 1,409
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 54.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 24.1%
Median Earnings25+ $29,241
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $27,786

Wealth

Median Family Income $44,476
% Above Poverty Level 86.3%
% Below Poverty Level 13.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 15 minutes
% Working from Home 2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 25.2%
Median Gross Rent $533
Median House Value $108,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.8%
US/American 0%
English 7.7%
Irish 17.7%

Lead Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 32 miles NW of Rapid City, South Dakota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 325 miles N of Denver, Colorado
County Lawrence
Standard Zip Codes 57754
Phone Area Codes 605
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.352
Longitude -103.764

Lead 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 LEAD
Distance 0.2 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 33 F
Apr Temp 30 to 50 F
Jul Temp 54 to 77 F
Oct Temp 34 to 55 F
Annual Precip 29.8 inches
Station FORT MEADE
Distance 14.6 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 36 F
Apr Temp 33 to 58 F
Jul Temp 58 to 86 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 21.4 inches
Station RAPID CITY 4 NW
Distance 28.9 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 34 F
Apr Temp 31 to 55 F
Jul Temp 58 to 83 F
Oct Temp 34 to 61 F
Annual Precip 18.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Englewood (57754)

Savoy (57754)

Spearfish Canyon (57754)

Terraville (57754)

Terry Peak (57754)

Tilton (57754)

Trojan (57754)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Belle Fourche 5,677 $54,257
Central City 126 $68,333
Deadwood 1,153 $67,000
Spearfish 10,836 $67,279
Sturgis 6,652 $53,036
Whitewood 899 $50,125

Lead Public Libraries

Library
Phoebe Aperson Hearst Free Library
315 W MAIN
Lead, South Dakota
(605) 584-2013
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Lead High Schools

LEAD-DEADWOOD HI SCH
320 S MAIN ST
605-717-3899
Serves 335 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.2

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