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Demographics

People

Total Population1,291
Male Share of the Population43.8%
Female Share of the Population56.2%
Senior Citizens15.6%
Employed Population 16+709
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married54.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23.7%
Median Earnings25+$41,438
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,766

Wealth

Median Family Income$82,083
% Above Poverty Level96%
% Below Poverty Level4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.4%
Median Gross Rent$610
Median House Value$141,300

Ancestry

Norwegian32.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.6%
Irish10.7%
Dutch5.8%
English4.7%
Belgian3.9%
Italian1.9%
Swedish1.9%
Danishn1.5%
Scottish1.4%
Polish1.1%
French Except Basque1.1%
Canadian0.5%
Czech0.5%
Welsh0.2%
German0.2%
Luxemburger0.2%
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Garretson Almanac

CategoryValue
County Minnehaha County
Standard Zip Codes57030
Phone Area Codes605
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.71
Approximate Longitude-96.5

Garretson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationSIOUX FALLS AP
Distance15.5 miles
Jan Temp3 to 25 F
Apr Temp33 to 59 F
Jul Temp60 to 86 F
Oct Temp35 to 61 F
Annual Precip24.6 inches
StationFLANDREAU
Distance23.5 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
StationROCK RAPIDS
Distance25.9 miles
Jan Temp3 to 24 F
Apr Temp34 to 58 F
Jul Temp61 to 85 F
Oct Temp35 to 61 F
Annual Precip27.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Baltic1,104$76,250
Brandon9,674$87,139
Crooks1,380$90,703
Dell Rapids3,715$72,316
Sioux Falls167,884$71,068
Valley Springs714$68,750

Garretson Public Schools

Garretson Elementary - 02
505 2nd St
ZIP: 57030
(605) 594-3453
Primary
Total Enrollment 241
Garretson High School - 01
505 2nd St
ZIP: 57030
(605) 594-3452
High
Total Enrollment 140
Garretson Middle School - 03
505 2nd St
ZIP: 57030
(605) 594-3452
Middle
Total Enrollment 119
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