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
  • County: Union County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.574, Longitude -96.539
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 23
  • PO Box Addresses: 133
  • Residential Addresses: 560
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 560

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Jefferson, SD 57038 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,869
Daytime Population: Workers 277
Daytime Population: Residents 871
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,148
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.61
Population in Households 1,869
Population in Familes 1,529
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 33
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $63,049
Average Household Income $80,915
Per Capita Income $29,656


Total Housing Units 751 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 522 (69.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 163 (21.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 66 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $175,000
Average Home Value $199,904


Total Households 685
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 463
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 0.88% 0.96%
Households 0.7% 0.83%
Families 0.55% 0.72%
Median Household Income   2.95%
Per Capita Income   3.47%

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, 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 # 80 79th
Population Density # 51 86th
Diversity Index # 123 67th
Median Household Income # 34 91st
Per Capita Income # 138 63rd

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