Belvidere, South Dakota

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Population in 2013: 52 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.8%
 
Males: 28  (55.6%)
Females: 24  (44.4%)
Median resident age:  46.5 years
South Dakota median age:  25.4 years

Zip code: 57521

Estimated median household income in 2012: $32,017 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Belvidere:

$32,017
SD:

$48,362
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,921 (it was $14,575 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $38,800 (it was $9,999 in 2000)
Belvidere:

$38,800
SD:

$134,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $39,190; Detached houses: $51,024; Mobile homes: $8,125
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  • White alone - 42 (85.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (12.2%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (2.0%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Belvidere: 76.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (34.4%), Irish (29.5%), English (9.8%), Dutch (4.9%), Norwegian (3.3%), Czech (1.6%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 2320 feet

Land area: 0.85 square miles.

Population density: 61 people per square mile   (very low).

Belvidere, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Belvidere:

  • High school or higher: 95.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Belvidere town:

  • Never married: 20.5%
  • Now married: 39.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 12.1%
  • Divorced: 27.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,028 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $733 (2.0%)

Belvidere satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (98.8 miles , pop. 59,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (314.5 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (702.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Kadoka, SD (3.5 miles ), Midland, SD (4.2 miles) , Okaton, SD (4.3 miles) , Corn Creek, SD (4.3 miles) , Philip, SD (4.9 miles ), Norris, SD (5.0 miles) , Wanblee, SD (5.2 miles ), Murdo, SD (5.3 miles ).

Latitude: 43.83 N, Longitude: 101.27 W

Area code: 605

Belvidere household income distribution Belvidere home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.7%
South Dakota:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -6 (-9.5%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Construction (25%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Retail trade (75%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)

Average climate in Belvidere, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Belvidere-area historical tornado activity is significantly below South Dakota state average. It is 59% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/14/1953, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.2 miles away from the Belvidere town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/6/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 38.5 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Belvidere-area historical earthquake activity is above South Dakota state average. It is 42% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 467.8 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 238.6 miles away from Belvidere center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 96.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 233.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 235.0 miles away from Belvidere center
On 5/25/2003 at 07:32:33, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Belvidere topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Belvidere:

  • KADOKA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; KADOKA, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Belvidere:

  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 98 miles; Rapid City, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,102)
  • Chadron State College (about 112 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • Black Hills State University (about 137 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • Northern State University (about 178 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • University of Mary (about 202 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • Bismarck State College (about 208 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 226 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)

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Notable location: Belvidere Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Jackson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.8%
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  52.2%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.7%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Belvidere compared to South Dakota state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (62%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Belvidere town (based on Jackson County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.85%
Here: 40.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaEpiscopal ChurchBaha'iOther
Adherents43.6%29.8%13.5%5.6%7.5%
Congregations36.4%18.2%18.2%9.1%18.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Jackson County:

7.20 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Jackson County:

3.60 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Jackson County:

21.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

14.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

32.4%
South Dakota:

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

17.0%
State:

14.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$65
Totals for Government 0$0 1$65

Belvidere government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $42,000 ($807.69)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($134.62)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($19.23)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($19.23)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $24,000 ($461.54)

Belvidere government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,000 ($19.23)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($96.15)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($192.31)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,000 ($38.46)
    All Other: $1,000 ($19.23)
  • Tax - Property: $9,000 ($173.08)
    Total General Sales: $7,000 ($134.62)
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,000 ($19.23)

7.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,629 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.23%
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 Pennington County, SD  1.28% ($19,909 average AGI)


6.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($23,304 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.58%
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 Pennington County, SD  1.41% ($21,833 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Belvidere:

  • KGFX (1060 AM; 10 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KKLS (920 AM; 10 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KVSH (940 AM; 5 kW; VALENTINE, NE; Owner: HEART CITY RADIO COMPANY)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWYR (1260 AM; 5 kW; WINNER, SD; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO CORP.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KIMM (1150 AM; 5 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: KIMM RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Belvidere:

  • KZSD-TV (Channel 8; MARTIN, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 86
Total average daily truck traffic: 6
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 100

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Belvidere)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • BELVIDERE, 0.7 Mile Nw Of (Lat: 43.838583 Lon: -101.282361), Overall height: 78 m, Call Sign: WHQ469
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.50 MHz, 6345.50 MHz, 6404.80 MHz, 6404.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/08/2010, Expiration Date: 08/01/2020
    Registrant: Qwest Corporation, 700 W. Mineral Ave., Rm. Nd-E02.34, Littleton, CO 80120, Phone: (303) 707-8714, Fax: (303) 707-9624, Email:
  • BELVIDERE, 1.2 Mi W Of Center Of (Lat: 43.838583 Lon: -101.282361), Overall height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WLM544
    Assigned Frequencies: 2162.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/25/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: Golden West Telecommunications Cooperative, Inc., Wall, SD 57790

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: SIX CHUTER SR7 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 4469Q , Serial Number: SR7-1-2692, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 01/17/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Donald D Perault, Po Box 93, Belvidere, SD 57521
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 5098R , Serial Number: 17263336, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 05/30/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Leslie R Huber, Po Box 132, Belvidere, SD 57521

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