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Demographics

People

Total Population1,689
Male Share of the Population48.3%
Female Share of the Population51.7%
Senior Citizens18.7%
Employed Population 16+899
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married43.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.9%
Median Earnings25+$36,004
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$32,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,364

Wealth

Median Family Income$67,344
% Above Poverty Level95.8%
% Below Poverty Level4.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time10 minutes
% Working from Home0.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30.8%
Median Gross Rent$585
Median House Value$79,000

Ancestry

German44.5%
Norwegian35.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.5%
English3.1%
Irish3%
Polish3%
French Except Basque2.8%
Danishn2.1%
Swedish2.1%
Dutch1.6%
Hungarian1.4%
Greek1.1%
Russian0.8%
Lithuanian0.8%
Scottish0.7%
Austrian0.7%
Italian0.6%
Czech0.5%
Romanian0.4%
Welsh0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
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Britton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Marshall County
Standard Zip Codes57430
Phone Area Codes605
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude45.78
Approximate Longitude-97.74

Britton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBRITTON
Distance0.6 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 21 F
Apr Temp32 to 58 F
Jul Temp59 to 84 F
Oct Temp35 to 60 F
Annual Precip20.6 inches
StationFORMAN 5 SSE
Distance18.2 miles
Jan Temp-2 to 18 F
Apr Temp32 to 55 F
Jul Temp59 to 83 F
Oct Temp33 to 57 F
Annual Precip20.5 inches
StationOAKES 2 S
Distance27.6 miles
Jan Temp-3 to 18 F
Apr Temp31 to 55 F
Jul Temp57 to 84 F
Oct Temp32 to 58 F
Annual Precip19.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Claremont124$48,750
Hecla160$55,781
Langford417$67,500
Pierpont150$70,625
Roslyn197$38,125
Veblen447$35,833

Britton Public Libraries

Britton Public Library
759 7TH ST
Britton, South Dakota
(605) 448-2800

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Britton Hospitals

Marshall County Healthcare Center
(Non-profit)
413 9th Street
(605) 448-2253

Britton Public Schools

Britton-hecla Elementary - 02
759 5th St
ZIP: 57430
(605) 443-2234
Primary
Total Enrollment 209
Britton-hecla High School - 01
759 5th St
ZIP: 57430
(605) 448-2234
High
Total Enrollment 148
Britton-hecla Jr. High - 03
759 5th St
ZIP: 57430
(605) 448-2234
Middle
Total Enrollment 51
Sunset Colony Elementary - 04
41632 109th St
ZIP: 57430
(605) 448-2234
Primary
Total Enrollment 27
Westwood Rural Elementary - 05
499 Westwood D
ZIP: 57430
(605) 448-2234
Primary
Total Enrollment 17
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