Howes, SD 57748 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 57748: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Howes, SD 57748

Acceptable Alternative
Plainview, SD 57748

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bridger, SD 57748
Red Scaffold, SD 57748

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 4
  • Single Family Addresses: 60
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Meade County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.541, Longitude -102.212
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Howes, SD 57748 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 141
Population in Households 141
Population in Familes 120
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1
Diversity Index2 25


Total Households 54
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 38
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 79 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 41 (51.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 13 (16.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 25 (31.6%)
Median Home Value $112,500
Average Home Value $185,366


Median Household Income $40,408
Average Household Income $57,986
Per Capita Income $22,208
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.56% 1.51%
Households 1.9% 1.79%
Families 1.8% 1.53%
Median Household Income   1.12%
Per Capita Income   3.12%
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.

Howes, SD 57748 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 57748 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 # 319 14th
Population Density1 # 355 3rd
Diversity Index2 # 93 75th
Median Household Income # 296 20th
Per Capita Income # 304 18th

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