Wessington, SD 57381 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 57381: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wessington, SD 57381

Not Acceptable, USPS
Danforth, SD 57381
Vayland, SD 57381

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Beadle County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.373, Longitude -98.681
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 57381 has segments in 2 Counties (Beadle, Hand).

  • Businesses Addresses: 19
  • PO Box Addresses: 36
  • Residential Addresses: 203
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 203

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

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Wessington, SD 57381 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 523
Daytime Population: Workers 183
Daytime Population: Residents 233
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 416
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.80
Population in Households 523
Population in Familes 446
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $52,643
Average Household Income $70,984
Per Capita Income $32,574


Total Housing Units 336 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 189 (56.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 51 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 96 (28.6%)
Median Home Value $99,444
Average Home Value $198,280


Total Households 240
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 170
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 0.46% 0.23%
Households 0.41% 0.17%
Families 0.25% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.14%
Per Capita Income   3.42%

Wessington, SD 57381 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 57381 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 # 208 44th
Population Density # 306 17th
Diversity Index # 281 24th
Median Household Income # 157 58th
Per Capita Income # 55 85th

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