Arlington, SD 57212 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Arlington, SD | Hetland, SD

ZIP Code 57212: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Arlington, SD 57212

Acceptable Alternative
Hetland, SD 57212

Not Acceptable, USPS
Lake Poinsett, SD 57212

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Kingsbury County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.366, Longitude -97.151
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 57212 has segments in 4 Counties (Brookings, Hamlin, Kingsbury, Lake).

  • Businesses Addresses: 62
  • PO Box Addresses: 147
  • Residential Addresses: 769
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 35
    • Single Family Addresses: 734

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


57212 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Arlington, SD 57212 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,046
Daytime Population: Workers 794
Daytime Population: Residents 960
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,754
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.86
Population in Households 1,914
Population in Familes 1,548
Population in Group Qrtrs 132
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $56,871
Average Household Income $67,486
Per Capita Income $28,039


Total Housing Units 1,053 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 647 (61.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 178 (16.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 228 (21.7%)
Median Home Value $134,856
Average Home Value $181,955


Total Households 825
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 539
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 0.31% 0.1%
Households 0.43% 0.12%
Families 0.28% 0.04%
Median Household Income   1.7%
Per Capita Income   2.88%

Arlington, SD 57212 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 57212 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 # 73 80th
Population Density # 120 68th
Diversity Index # 217 42nd
Median Household Income # 86 77th
Per Capita Income # 189 49th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.

South Dakota Research Tools

South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare South Dakota Census Data
Highest or Lowest: