Zip Code 57438 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFaulkton
Zip Code StateSouth Dakota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Faulk
Area Code605
Alternate Zip Code NamesMIRANDA
NORBECK
WECOTA
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBURKMERE
Current Population:1580
Racial Majority:White 92.22%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.4%
Unemployment Rate:2.4%
Median Household Income$35574
Average Adjusted Gross Income$69510
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time12 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1358 - 1811 ft.
Area391 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.07121900, -99.13124700

Zip Code 57438 Description

Zip Code 57438 is located in the state of South Dakota in the Sioux Falls (Mitchell) metro area. Zip code 57438 is primarily located in Faulk County. The official US Postal Service name for 57438 is FAULKTON, South Dakota. Portions of zip code 57438 are contained within or border the city limits of Faulkton, SD, Orient, SD, . The area code for zip code 57438 is 605. 57438 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Dakota.

The current unemployment level in 57438 is 2.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 2.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 2.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 57438 decreased to 1580 from 1663 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 57438 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 57438 public schools is White. 21.8% of students in 57438 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1281 92.22% 1548 -17%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 3 -100%
 Hispanic 92 6.62% 13 +608%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 1.15% 3 +433%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 12 0% 12 -100%

Zip Code 57438 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.4%
 Black Or African American 2.3%
 Hispanic 0.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.3%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 57438 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population15801663
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households524
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
21.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$35574
Income Under $50K Per Year67.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.50%
57438 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Dakota District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$89000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$85181
Current Unemployment Level 2.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 46n - James River Lowland
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 57438 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19203345545957473419732
Avg Max Temp (°F)23294157707986857561402756
Avg Precip (In.).45.551.4522.962.932.582.631.711.65.81.420.12
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours