Chester, SD 57016 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 57016: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chester, SD 57016

Acceptable Alternative
Brant Lake, SD 57016

Not Acceptable, USPS
Franklin, SD 57016
Lake Brandt, SD 57016

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 21
  • Single Family Addresses: 169
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Lake County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.895, Longitude -97.007
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 57016 has segments in 2 Counties (Lake, Minnehaha).

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Chester, SD 57016 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 693
Daytime Population: Workers 216
Daytime Population: Residents 340
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 556
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.80
Population in Households 646
Population in Familes 559
Population in Group Qrtrs 47
Population Density2 20
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $62,465
Average Household Income $78,163
Per Capita Income $32,452


Total Housing Units 361 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 254 (70.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 26 ( 7.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 81 (22.4%)
Median Home Value $201,786
Average Home Value $278,543


Total Households 280
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 215
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.73% 1.7%
Households 1.97% 1.92%
Families 1.87% 1.79%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   2.99%

Chester, SD 57016 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 57016 to the other 368 ZIP Codes in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 177 52nd
Population Density # 62 83rd
Diversity Index # 343 7th
Median Household Income # 39 90th
Per Capita Income # 57 85th

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