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People

Total Population 741
Male Share of the Population 44.4%
Female Share of the Population 55.6%
Senior Citizens 22.4%
Employed Population 16+ 334
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 60.7%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $57,321
% Above Poverty Level 91.5%
% Below Poverty Level 8.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 6.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 12.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 26.8%
Median Gross Rent $585
Median House Value $90,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.6%
US/American 0%
English 3.2%
Irish 5.7%

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

Hills Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 17 miles E of Sioux Falls, South Dakota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 158 miles N of Omaha, Nebraska
County Rock
Standard Zip Codes 56138
Phone Area Codes 507
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.528
Longitude -96.358

Hills 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 ROCK RAPIDS
Distance 11.6 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 24 F
Apr Temp 34 to 58 F
Jul Temp 61 to 85 F
Oct Temp 35 to 61 F
Annual Precip 27.4 inches
Station SIOUX FALLS AP
Distance 20 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 25 F
Apr Temp 33 to 59 F
Jul Temp 60 to 86 F
Oct Temp 35 to 61 F
Annual Precip 24.6 inches
Station SHELDON
Distance 35 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 23 F
Apr Temp 33 to 57 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 35 to 60 F
Annual Precip 29.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Beaver Creek 304 $71,250
Ellsworth 470 $50,417
Hardwick 184 $45,000
Luverne 4,665 $60,840
Magnolia 212 $48,958

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

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HILLS-BEAVER CREEK SEC.
205 E. 2ND ST.
507-962-3240
Serves 149 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.1

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