Canova, South Dakota

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Population in 2014: 100 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -28.6%
Males: 35  (35.1%)
Females: 65  (64.9%)
Median resident age:  48.2 years
South Dakota median age:  36.8 years

Zip code: 57321

Estimated median household income in 2016: $61,445 (it was $24,500 in 2000)
Canova:

$61,445
SD:

$54,467

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $30,792 (it was $14,624 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $31,548 (it was $17,300 in 2000)
Canova:

$31,548
SD:

$160,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $42,759; Detached houses: $42,411
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  • Races in Canova, SD (2010)

    Canova races chart
    • 9590.5%White alone
    • 87.6%Hispanic
    • 21.9%Black alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Canova: 74.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (50.0%), Norwegian (31.3%), American (1.6%), Danish (1.6%), English (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1898

Elevation: 1523 feet

Land area: 0.32 square miles.

Population density: 317 people per square mile   (very low).

Canova, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Canova:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Canova town:

  • Never married: 9.8%
  • Now married: 60.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 19.1%
  • Divorced: 10.5%



According to our research of South Dakota and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Canova, South Dakota as of March 22, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Canova to the number of sex offenders is 97 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,124 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $463 (1.6%)

Canova satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (45.3 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (196.4 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (517.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Howard, SD (3.0 miles ), Vilas, SD (3.2 miles) , Winfred, SD (3.3 miles) , Spencer, SD (3.4 miles) , Salem, SD (3.5 miles ), Roswell, SD (3.6 miles) , Farmer, SD (3.8 miles) , Fedora, SD (4.1 miles) .

Latitude: 43.88 N, Longitude: 97.50 W

Area code: 605

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

2.7%
South Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -32 (-18.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (52%)
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (43%)
  • Production occupations (30%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (4%)

Average climate in Canova, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Canova-area historical tornado activity is above South Dakota state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1993, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the Canova town center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/30/1998, a category F4 tornado 12.7 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 150 people and caused $18 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Canova-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 97.6 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 653.0 miles away from Canova center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 143.0 miles away from the city 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 104.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.8 miles away from Canova center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 137.5 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 Miner County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Canova:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY HOWARD (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; HOWARD, SD)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - SALEM (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; SALEM, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Canova:

  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 42 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,386)
  • South Dakota State University (about 47 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • University of South Dakota (about 82 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 96 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 113 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 116 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • Wayne State College (about 117 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)

Library in Canova:

  • CANOVA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Location: 111 W MAIN)

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

Miner County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.5%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  51.1%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  10.6%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Canova (2011 data):

  • Miner County Bank: Canova Branch at 160 Main Street West, branch established on 1981/07/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $39.6 mil, Deposits: $33.6 mil, headquarters in Howard, SD, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
South Dakota average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Canova town (based on Miner County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,1209
Catholic6741
Evangelical Protestant3483
Other1-
None246-
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
Miner County:

8.10 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Miner County:

4.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Here:

8.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Miner County:

26.9%
South Dakota:

27.7%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$385
Streets and Highways 1$1,500$18,0000$0
Totals for Government 1$1,500$18,0001$385

5.65% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,137 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.65%
South Dakota average:

7.96%

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

6.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($23,311 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.69%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  1.32% ($24,417 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Canova:

  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KNWC (1270 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KOKK (1210 AM; 5 kW; HURON, SD; Owner: DAKOTA COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KELO (1320 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KJAM (1390 AM; 1 kW; MADISON, SD; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF BROOKINGS, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Canova:

  • KKLS-FM (104.7 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KIKN-FM (100.5 FM; SALEM, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA B/CNG. COMPANY)
  • KVCF (90.5 FM; FREEMAN, SD; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • KELO-FM (92.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KNWC-FM (96.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KKHG (107.9 FM; FLANDREAU, SD; Owner: LA COMMUNIQUE, INC.)
  • KJAM-FM (103.1 FM; MADISON, SD; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF BROOKINGS, INC.)
  • KTWB (101.9 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KESD (88.3 FM; BROOKINGS, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)

TV broadcast stations around Canova:

  • KDLV-TV (Channel 5; MITCHELL, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • KELO-TV (Channel 11; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KDLT-TV (Channel 46; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • KSFY-TV (Channel 13; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KTTW (Channel 17; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K67GH (Channel 67; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K52ES (Channel 52; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KESD-TV (Channel 8; BROOKINGS, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • K43GX (Channel 43; MADISON, SD; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • 1 Mi S Of Canova On County Rd (Lat: 43.863889 Lon: -97.519722), Type: 61.6, Overall height: 60.7 m, Registrant: 6053361300, , 300 N DAKOTA AVE STE 100

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Lat: 43.877944 Lon: -97.590389, Call Sign: WQTD375
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.685 MHzGrant Date: 01/09/2014, Expiration Date: 01/09/2024, Certifier: Dan EsserRegistrant: Sioux Falls Two Way Radio Svc Inc, 700 E 3rd St, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 334-9816, Fax: (605) 334-1554, Email:
  • Lat: 43.849306 Lon: -97.664306, Call Sign: WQVV489
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.520 MHz, 152.870 MHzGrant Date: 05/19/2015, Expiration Date: 05/19/2025, Certifier: Josh TobinRegistrant: Sioux Falls Two Way Radio Svc. Inc., 700 E. 3rd. St., Sioux Falls, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 334-9816, Fax: (605) 334-1554, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • 1 Mi S (Lat: 43.865528 Lon: -97.508389), Structure height: 70.1 m, Overall height: 71 m, Call Sign: WBG597, Licensee ID: L01292380
    Assigned Frequencies: 7075.00 MHzGrant Date: 04/05/1984, Expiration Date: 04/01/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/15/2010Registrant: Hoak Media Of Dakota License, LLC, 500 Crescent Court Suite 220, Dallas, TX 75201
  • 1 Mi S Of Canove (Lat: 43.865528 Lon: -97.508389), Structure height: 71 m, Overall height: 68.9 m, Call Sign: WHB668, Licensee ID: L01292380
    Assigned Frequencies: 7050.00 MHzGrant Date: 10/15/1981, Expiration Date: 04/01/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/15/2010Registrant: Hoak Media Of Dakota License, LLC, 500 Crescent Court Suite 220, Dallas, TX 75201

Drinking water stations with addresses in Canova that have no violations reported:

  • CANOVA (Population served: 105, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (61%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (16%)

Canova compared to South Dakota state average:

  • Median house value 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 above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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