Jefferson, SD 57038 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 57038: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Jefferson, SD 57038

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 20
  • Single Family Addresses: 544
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Union County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.574, Longitude -96.539
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Jefferson, SD 57038 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,869
Population in Households 1,869
Population in Familes 1,532
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 35
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 678
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 457
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 745 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 512 (68.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 166 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 67 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $174,138
Average Home Value $199,365


Median Household Income $60,899
Average Household Income $76,877
Per Capita Income $27,888
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.08% 1.24%
Households 0.73% 1.01%
Families 0.5% 0.82%
Median Household Income   2.96%
Per Capita Income   2.68%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Jefferson, SD 57038 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 57038 to the other 368 ZIP Codes in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 79 79th
Population Density1 # 50 87th
Diversity Index2 # 133 64th
Median Household Income # 33 91st
Per Capita Income # 158 57th

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