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Demographics

People

Total Population612
Male Share of the Population47.9%
Female Share of the Population52.1%
Senior Citizens30.2%
Employed Population 16+247
Age of the Population53

Families

% of people married56.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22%
Median Earnings25+$26,979
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,393

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,896
% Above Poverty Level81.6%
% Below Poverty Level18.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time11 minutes
% Working from Home4%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.4%
Median Gross Rent$495
Median House Value$66,100

Ancestry

German48.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.4%
Irish10.8%
Czech10.6%
Swedish8%
English7.5%
Dutch4.4%
Norwegian4.2%
Danishn2.3%
Scottish1.6%
French Except Basque1.5%
Swiss1.3%
Polish1%
Austrian0.5%
Russian0.5%
Italian0.5%
Canadian0.3%
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Burke Almanac

CategoryValue
County Gregory County
Standard Zip Codes57523
Phone Area Codes605
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.18
Approximate Longitude-99.29

Burke Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationGREGORY
Distance8 miles
Jan Temp6 to 29 F
Apr Temp33 to 58 F
Jul Temp60 to 87 F
Oct Temp34 to 63 F
Annual Precip25.9 inches
StationACADEMY 2 NE
Distance23.7 miles
Jan Temp6 to 28 F
Apr Temp33 to 58 F
Jul Temp61 to 86 F
Oct Temp35 to 62 F
Annual Precip23 inches
StationCHAMBERLAIN 5 S
Distance38.1 miles
Jan Temp6 to 28 F
Apr Temp33 to 59 F
Jul Temp60 to 89 F
Oct Temp36 to 63 F
Annual Precip22.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bonesteel360$71,250
Colome372$60,313
Dallas90$60,313
Fairfax91$36,250
Gregory1,485$50,347

Burke Public Libraries

Burke Public Library
704 MAIN
Burke, South Dakota
(605) 775-2373

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Burke Hospitals

Community Memorial Hospital
(Non-profit)
809 Jackson Street
(605) 775-2621

Burke Public Schools

Burke Elementary - 02
900 Washington St
ZIP: 57523
(605) 775-2246
Primary
Total Enrollment 131
Burke High School - 01
900 Washington St
ZIP: 57523
(605) 775-2645
High
Total Enrollment 62
Burke Jr. High - 04
900 Washington St
ZIP: 57523
(605) 775-2645
Middle
Total Enrollment 41
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