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Demographics

People

Total Population357
Male Share of the Population43.1%
Female Share of the Population56.9%
Senior Citizens16.5%
Employed Population 16+162
Age of the Population27

Families

% of people married49.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.4%
Median Earnings25+$31,136
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$28,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$41,964

Wealth

Median Family Income$63,068
% Above Poverty Level82.1%
% Below Poverty Level17.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work16%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34.7%
Median Gross Rent$481
Median House Value$60,400

Ancestry

German49.9%
Norwegian22.4%
Finnish14.8%
English13.4%
Swedish10.4%
Irish5.3%
Dutch2.5%
Italian2%
Polish1.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)1.1%
US/American0.6%
Danishn0.6%
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Willow Lake Almanac

CategoryValue
County Clark County
Standard Zip Codes57278
Phone Area Codes605
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude44.62
Approximate Longitude-97.63

Willow Lake Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationDE SMET
Distance17.4 miles
Jan Temp2 to 22 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp35 to 59 F
Annual Precip23.8 inches
StationCLARK
Distance18.3 miles
Jan Temp1 to 20 F
Apr Temp32 to 55 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp34 to 58 F
Annual Precip22.4 inches
StationCASTLEWOOD
Distance30.6 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 20 F
Apr Temp31 to 55 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp32 to 59 F
Annual Precip23.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bryant517$51,136
Clark1,351$61,500
De Smet1,162$64,321
Henry270$55,208
Iroquois330$59,375
Lake Norden438$70,000

Willow Lake Public Schools

Mayfield Colony Alternative Hs - 07
43188 Mayfield Rd
ZIP: 57278
(605) 625-5945
High
Mayfield Colony Elementary - 04
43188 Mayfield Rd
ZIP: 57278
(605) 625-5945
Primary
Total Enrollment 16
Willow Lake Elementary - 02
400 Garfield St
ZIP: 57278
(605) 625-5945
Primary
Total Enrollment 103
Willow Lake High School - 01
400 Garfield St
ZIP: 57278
(605) 625-5945
High
Total Enrollment 53
Willow Lake Jr. High - 03
400 Garfield St
ZIP: 57278
(605) 625-5945
Middle
Total Enrollment 20
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