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Demographics

People

Total Population751
Male Share of the Population60.5%
Female Share of the Population39.5%
Senior Citizens8.5%
Employed Population 16+397
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married61.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.7%
Median Earnings25+$31,106
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,083

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,625
% Above Poverty Level83.1%
% Below Poverty Level16.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home3%
% Walking and Biking to Work4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.7%
Median Gross Rent$820
Median House Value$100,000

Ancestry

German38.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24.1%
Irish13.8%
Norwegian11.1%
English2.8%
Danishn2.4%
Dutch2.3%
French Except Basque1.7%
Scottish1.5%
Italian1.5%
Welsh1.3%
Swedish0.7%
Lebanese0.5%
Arab0.5%
Canadian0.4%
Hungarian0.3%
Belgian0.3%
Polish0.3%
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Elkton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Brookings County
Standard Zip Codes57026
Phone Area Codes605
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude44.23
Approximate Longitude-96.47

Elkton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationFLANDREAU
Distance14.2 miles
Jan Temp1 to 22 F
Apr Temp33 to 56 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp34 to 59 F
Annual Precip23.7 inches
StationBROOKINGS 2 NE
Distance15.2 miles
Jan Temp0 to 22 F
Apr Temp33 to 56 F
Jul Temp59 to 83 F
Oct Temp34 to 59 F
Annual Precip22.8 inches
StationTYLER
Distance17.5 miles
Jan Temp6 to 22 F
Apr Temp35 to 56 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 59 F
Annual Precip26.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Astoria143$52,188
Aurora695$67,031
Brookings23,292$74,945
Egan307$58,750
Flandreau2,164$50,313
White496$60,000

Elkton Public Libraries

Elkton School/community Library
508 BUFFALO ST
Elkton, South Dakota
(605) 542-4591

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Elkton Public Schools

Elkton Elementary - 02
508 Buffalo St
ZIP: 57026
(605) 542-2541
Primary
Total Enrollment 165
Elkton High School - 01
508 Buffalo St
ZIP: 57026
(605) 542-2541
High
Total Enrollment 98
Elkton Jr. High - 03
508 Buffalo St
ZIP: 57026
(605) 542-2541
Middle
Total Enrollment 49
Newdale Colony Elementary - 04
21336 484th Ave
ZIP: 57026
(605) 542-2541
Primary
Total Enrollment 14
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