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Demographics

People

Total Population679
Male Share of the Population50.8%
Female Share of the Population49.2%
Senior Citizens23.7%
Employed Population 16+367
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married66.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.4%
Median Earnings25+$30,556
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$24,063
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,188

Wealth

Median Family Income$52,411
% Above Poverty Level95.1%
% Below Poverty Level4.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home4.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.6%
Median Gross Rent$640
Median House Value$81,300

Ancestry

German48%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)22.2%
Irish11.6%
Norwegian9%
Dutch8.8%
English5.2%
Czech3.8%
French Except Basque3.2%
Danishn2.7%
Polish2.1%
Swedish1.5%
Canadian1.3%
Swiss0.9%
Italian0.9%
Luxemburger0.7%
Finnish0.6%
Russian0.6%
Scottish0.1%
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Plankinton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Aurora County
Standard Zip Codes57368
Phone Area Codes605
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.71
Approximate Longitude-98.48

Plankinton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWHITE LAKE
Distance11.7 miles
Jan Temp7 to 27 F
Apr Temp36 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 87 F
Oct Temp37 to 62 F
Annual Precip21.5 inches
StationWESSINGTON SPRINGS
Distance25.8 miles
Jan Temp6 to 26 F
Apr Temp36 to 59 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp39 to 61 F
Annual Precip22.9 inches
StationACADEMY 2 NE
Distance33.3 miles
Jan Temp6 to 28 F
Apr Temp33 to 58 F
Jul Temp61 to 86 F
Oct Temp35 to 62 F
Annual Precip23 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Corsica616$63,750
Letcher208$71,250
Mitchell15,610$57,537
Mount Vernon575$53,750
Stickney284$52,917
White Lake421$66,250

Plankinton Public Libraries

Plankinton Community Library
404 E DAVENPORT
Plankinton, South Dakota
(605) 942-7600

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Plankinton Public Schools

Aurora Plains Academy High School - 05
1400 E 10th St
ZIP: 57368
(605) 942-5437
High
Total Enrollment 39
Aurora Plains Academy Middle School - 04
1400 E 10th St
ZIP: 57368
(605) 942-5437
Middle
Total Enrollment 14
Plankinton Elementary - 02
404 E Davenport
ZIP: 57368
(605) 942-7743
Primary
Total Enrollment 179
Plankinton High School - 01
404 E Davenport
ZIP: 57368
(605) 942-7743
High
Total Enrollment 74
Plankinton Jr. High - 03
404 E Davenport
ZIP: 57368
(605) 942-7743
Middle
Total Enrollment 47
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