Albee, South Dakota

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Population in 2014: 16 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +60.0%
Males: (40.0%)
Females: 10  (60.0%)
Median resident age:  64.5 years
South Dakota median age:  36.8 years

Zip code: 57259

Estimated median household income in 2016: $23,532 (it was $23,750 in 2000)
Albee:

$23,532
SD:

$54,467

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,548 (it was $10,744 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $473,390 (it was $225,000 in 2000)
Albee:

$473,390
SD:

$160,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $52,054; Detached houses: $51,631
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Albee: 118.9 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/30/1902

Elevation: 1177 feet

Land area: 0.13 square miles.

Population density: 121 people per square mile   (very low).

Albee, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Albee:

  • High school or higher: 80.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Albee town:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 39.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 20.8%
  • Divorced: 39.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Albee town:  0.0% ($0)
South Dakota:  1.8% ($1,334)

Albee satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (105.2 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (160.8 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (497.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Revillo, SD (1.6 miles) , Nassau, MN (2.4 miles) , La Bolt, SD (2.4 miles) , Marietta, MN (2.7 miles) , Strandburg, SD (3.2 miles) , Milbank, SD (3.5 miles ), Stockholm, SD (3.5 miles) , Bellingham, MN (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 45.05 N, Longitude: 96.55 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 605

Albee household income distribution Albee home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.6%
South Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -1 (-9.1%).

Average climate in Albee, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Albee-area historical tornado activity is near South Dakota state average. It is 1% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/17/1996, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the Albee town center caused $2 million in damages.

On 6/7/1993, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 38.2 miles away from the town center injured 5 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Albee-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below South Dakota state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 49.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 44.9 miles away from Albee center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 151.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 691.9 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 53.1 miles away from Albee center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 196.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Grant County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Albee topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Albee:

  • ST WILLIAMS HOME FOR THE AGED (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MILBANK, SD)
  • MILBANK AREA HOSPICE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; MILBANK, SD)
  • MILBANK AREA HOSPITAL/AVERA HEALTH - CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; MILBANK, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Albee:

  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 52 miles; Granite Falls, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,225)
  • South Dakota State University (about 52 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 57 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Ridgewater College (about 73 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Alexandria Technical & Community College (about 81 miles; Alexandria, MN; FT enrollment: 2,324)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 85 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 89 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)

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Grant County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2002 was 19.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

19.1
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 1.67. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.67
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 0.187. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.187
U.S.:

1.912

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 12.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 20.0%
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  57.1%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  14.3%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.7
South Dakota average:

10.5

Albee travel time to work - commute Albee mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Albee town (based on Grant County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,8243
Mainline Protestant2,57211
Evangelical Protestant2,39110
None--
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Grant County:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

1.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Grant County:

5.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

15.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.2%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Grant County:

27.2%
South Dakota:

27.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.6%
State:

14.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

4.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,350 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.60%
South Dakota average:

7.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Big Stone County, MN  0.49% ($41,200 average AGI)
from Roberts County, SD  0.49% ($17,600)
from Codington County, SD  0.43% ($25,692)


6.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,847 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.50%
South Dakota average:

7.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Codington County, SD  1.16% ($28,917 average AGI)
to Minnehaha County, SD  0.64% ($28,600)

Strongest AM radio stations in Albee:

  • KMSD (1510 AM; 5 kW; MILBANK, SD; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDIO (1350 AM; 1 kW; ORTONVILLE, MN; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KWAT (950 AM; 1 kW; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Albee:

  • KPHR (106.3 FM; ORTONVILLE, MN; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKSD (104.3 FM; MILBANK, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPN.)
  • KRSU (91.3 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KNCM (88.5 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KSDR-FM (92.9 FM; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF BROOKINGS, INC.)
  • KIXX (96.1 FM; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KCGN-FM (101.5 FM; ORTONVILLE, MN; Owner: CGN CORPORATION)
  • KDLO-FM (96.9 FM; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLQP (92.1 FM; MADISON, MN; Owner: LAC QUI PARLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KDBX (107.1 FM; CLEAR LAKE, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Albee:

  • KWCM-TV (Channel 10; APPLETON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)
  • KDLO-TV (Channel 3; FLORENCE, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • K47IC (Channel 47; MILBANK, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K49ED (Channel 49; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K15DC (Channel 15; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K19CW (Channel 19; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K25EI (Channel 25; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K31BT (Channel 31; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K17CS (Channel 17; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K23DF (Channel 23; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K29CC (Channel 29; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K33CR (Channel 33; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K52AH (Channel 52; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K54AK (Channel 54; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K56BZ (Channel 56; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K58EO (Channel 58; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)
  • K60AB (Channel 60; APPLETON, MN; Owner: PRAIRIEVIEW TV, INC.)

Albee fatal accident list:

Dec 27, 1984 02:20 PM, 35, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (67%)
  • Other fuel (33%)

Albee compared to South Dakota state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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