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People

Total Population 859
Male Share of the Population 38.2%
Female Share of the Population 61.8%
Senior Citizens 28.8%
Employed Population 16+ 403
Age of the Population 48

Families

% of people married 49%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 25.4%
Median Earnings25+ $33,362
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $16,389
Median Earnings With High School Degree $32,361

Wealth

Median Family Income $53,750
% Above Poverty Level 89.4%
% Below Poverty Level 10.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 17 minutes
% Working from Home 4.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 12.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 36.3%
Median Gross Rent $425
Median House Value $53,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.3%
US/American 0%
English 4.9%
Irish 17.5%

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

Scotland Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 58 miles SW of Sioux Falls, South Dakota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 159 miles NW of Omaha, Nebraska
County Bon Homme
Standard Zip Codes 57059
Phone Area Codes 605
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.149
Longitude -97.717

Scotland 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 MENNO
Distance 9.5 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 28 F
Apr Temp 36 to 62 F
Jul Temp 62 to 87 F
Oct Temp 38 to 64 F
Annual Precip 23.3 inches
Station BRIDGEWATER
Distance 29.8 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 25 F
Apr Temp 34 to 59 F
Jul Temp 61 to 86 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 25.5 inches
Station ARMOUR
Distance 34.3 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 30 F
Apr Temp 36 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 89 F
Oct Temp 38 to 65 F
Annual Precip 23.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Freeman 1,298 $60,000
Lesterville 122 $62,500
Menno 601 $46,500
Tabor 405 $47,500
Tripp 646 $44,306
Tyndall 1,043 $54,271

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

Scotland Public Libraries

Library
Scotland Community Library
711 4TH ST
Scotland, South Dakota
(605) 583-2340
Library Web Site

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Scotland Hospitals

LANDMANN-JUNGMAN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - CAH
(Voluntary non-profit - Private)
600 BILLARS ST
(605) 583-2226
Emergency Service: Yes

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Scotland High Schools

SCOTLAND HI SCH
711 4TH ST
605-583-2237
Serves 118 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.4

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