Zip Code 57461 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMellette
Zip Code StateSouth Dakota
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Spink
Area Code605
Current Population:392
Racial Majority:White 100%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.5%
Unemployment Rate:2.8%
Median Household Income$43315
Average Adjusted Gross Income$76550
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time25.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range1273 - 1309 ft.
Area137 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.15381700, -98.42025400

Zip Code 57461 Description

Zip Code 57461 is located in the state of South Dakota in the Sioux Falls (Mitchell) metro area. Zip code 57461 is primarily located in Spink County. The official US Postal Service name for 57461 is MELLETTE, South Dakota. Portions of zip code 57461 are contained within or border the city limits of Mellette, SD, . The area code for zip code 57461 is 605. 57461 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Dakota.

The current unemployment level in 57461 is 2.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 2.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 57461 decreased to 392 from 512 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 57461 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 57461 public schools is White. 29.9% of students in 57461 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 395 100% 382 +3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 0 0% 2 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 5 0% 5 -100%

Zip Code 57461 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.5%
 Black Or African American 0.4%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 57461 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population392512
Male Population52.60%
Female Population47.40%
Total Households167
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43315
Income Under $50K Per Year57.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.90%
57461 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Dakota District 1
Related Maps: Map of All South Dakota Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$20000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$84499
Current Unemployment Level 2.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 46c - Glacial Lake Basins
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 57461 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)-17193244545956453218531
Avg Max Temp (°F)21284057707985847460392655
Avg Precip (In.).52.551.372.132.833.392.872.881.951.66.83.4121.39
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours