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People

Total Population 205
Male Share of the Population 46.3%
Female Share of the Population 53.7%
Senior Citizens 10.7%
Employed Population 16+ 111
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 42.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 7.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $68,750
% Above Poverty Level 89.8%
% Below Poverty Level 10.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 4.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 39.1%
Median Gross Rent $397
Median House Value $64,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.4%
US/American 0%
English 4.4%
Irish 13.7%

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

Letcher Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 75 miles W of Sioux Falls, South Dakota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 214 miles NW of Omaha, Nebraska
County Sanborn
Standard Zip Codes 57359
Phone Area Codes 605
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.897
Longitude -98.138

Letcher 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 FORESTBURG 3 NE
Distance 11.2 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 26 F
Apr Temp 35 to 61 F
Jul Temp 61 to 88 F
Oct Temp 37 to 63 F
Annual Precip 22.1 inches
Station ALEXANDRIA
Distance 24.6 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 27 F
Apr Temp 35 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 22.7 inches
Station WESSINGTON SPRINGS
Distance 24.9 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 26 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 39 to 61 F
Annual Precip 22.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Alpena 261 $63,750
Artesian 168 $62,500
Mitchell 15,543 $58,486
Mount Vernon 541 $56,607
Plankinton 654 $47,381
Woonsocket 597 $55,000

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

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