Lemmon, SD 57638 ZIP Code Profile

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Lemmon, SD | Shadehill, SD | White Butte, SD

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ZIP Code 57638: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lemmon, SD 57638

Acceptable Alternative
Shadehill, SD 57638
Thunder Hawk, SD 57638

Not Acceptable, USPS
White Butte, SD 57638

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Perkins County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.938, Longitude -102.16
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 57638 has segments in 5 Counties (Adams, Corson, Grant, Perkins, Sioux).

  • Businesses Addresses: 126
  • PO Box Addresses: 71
  • Residential Addresses: 866
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 58
    • Single Family Addresses: 808

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

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Lemmon, SD 57638 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,685
Daytime Population: Workers 1,031
Daytime Population: Residents 766
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,797
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 1,620
Population in Familes 1,259
Population in Group Qrtrs 65
Population Density2 3
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $38,697
Average Household Income $60,094
Per Capita Income $27,455


Total Housing Units 1,061 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 554 (52.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 202 (19.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 305 (28.7%)
Median Home Value $64,063
Average Home Value $146,300


Total Households 756
Average Household Size 2.14
Family Households 455
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 -0.11% -0.13%
Households -0.15% -0.19%
Families -0.3% -0.31%
Median Household Income   3.06%
Per Capita Income   3.39%

Lemmon, SD 57638 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 57638 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 # 82 78th
Population Density # 258 31st
Diversity Index # 296 20th
Median Household Income # 327 11th
Per Capita Income # 209 43rd

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