Cavour, South Dakota

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Population in 2014: 118 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -16.3%
 
Males: 68  (58.2%)
Females: 50  (41.8%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
South Dakota median age:  36.8 years

Zip code: 57324

Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,142 (it was $27,750 in 2000)
Cavour:

$43,142
SD:

$54,467

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $22,741 (it was $15,358 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $87,635 (it was $32,900 in 2000)
Cavour:

$87,635
SD:

$160,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $91,213; Detached houses: $120,642; Mobile homes: $58,054

Median gross rent in 2016: $646.

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    • 10592.1%White alone
    • 97.9%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cavour: 77.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (72.7%), Norwegian (11.4%), French (2.3%), Scandinavian (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1881

Elevation: 1310 feet

Land area: 0.42 square miles.

Population density: 283 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Cavour:

  • High school or higher: 95.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cavour town:

  • Never married: 33.1%
  • Now married: 51.0%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 1.1%
  • Divorced: 12.3%



According to our research of South Dakota and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Cavour, South Dakota as of December 15, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Cavour to the number of sex offenders is 122 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,498 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $984 (1.5%)

Cavour satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (86.9 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (238.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (551.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Yale, SD (2.2 miles) , Morningside, SD (2.7 miles) , Huron, SD (3.0 miles ), Iroquois, SD (3.1 miles ), Bancroft, SD (4.0 miles) , Broadland, SD (4.2 miles) , Virgil, SD (4.5 miles) , Alpena, SD (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 44.37 N, Longitude: 98.04 W

Area code: 605

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

2.5%
South Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -25 (-15.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (21%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (25%)
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

Average climate in Cavour, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cavour-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Dakota state average. It is 25% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/24/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.6 miles away from the Cavour town center injured 4 people and caused $3 million in damages.

On 6/24/2003, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.4 miles away from the town center caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cavour-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 66% 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 68.7 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 622.3 miles away from Cavour center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 132.7 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 118.8 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 45.3 miles away from Cavour center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 124.2 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 Beadle County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, 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).
Cavour topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cavour:

  • SUNQUEST HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; HURON, SD)

airports located in Cavour:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cavour:

  • South Dakota State University (about 63 miles; Brookings, SD; Full-time enrollment: 10,392)
  • Northern State University (about 79 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 84 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 113 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • University of South Dakota (about 124 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 126 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 150 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)

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

Beadle 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: 10.1%
Average household size:
This town:  2.0 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  53.6%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.4%
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:

5.1
South Dakota average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Cavour town (based on Beadle County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,46314
Evangelical Protestant3,53122
Catholic2,2352
Other2232
None6,946-
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: 5
Beadle County:

3.18 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

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

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Beadle County:

8.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

8.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Beadle County:

29.9%
South Dakota:

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

14.3%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$308
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$145
Water Supply 0$0 1$104
Totals for Government 0$0 5$557

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $15,000 ($127.12)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($110.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($67.80)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($50.85)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($33.90)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($25.42)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $9,000 ($76.27)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $14,000 ($118.64)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($16.95)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($84.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,000 ($8.47)
    General Support: $1,000 ($8.47)
  • Tax - Property: $18,000 ($152.54)
    Motor Vehicle License: $2,000 ($16.95)

Cavour government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $91,000 ($771.19)

6.22% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,848 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  0.50% ($31,118 average AGI)
from Spink County, SD  0.18% ($51,583)
from Brookings County, SD  0.16% ($24,545)


6.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,102 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 Minnehaha County, SD  0.81% ($22,691 average AGI)
to Brookings County, SD  0.29% ($30,850)
to Davison County, SD  0.26% ($25,222)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cavour:

  • KOKK (1210 AM; 5 kW; HURON, SD; Owner: DAKOTA COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • KIJV (1340 AM; 1 kW; HURON, SD; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF HURON, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KKAA (1560 AM; 10 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSDN (930 AM; 5 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cavour:

  • KZKK (105.1 FM; HURON, SD; Owner: DAKOTA COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • K217CE (91.3 FM; HURON, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • KDLO-FM (96.9 FM; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KZNC (99.1 FM; HURON, SD; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF HURON, INC.)
  • K261CH (100.1 FM; CARPENTER, SD; Owner: CHRISTIAN HERITAGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K209EM (89.7 FM; HURON, SD; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K213CL (90.5 FM; HURON, SD; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)

TV broadcast stations around Cavour:

  • KDLO-TV (Channel 3; FLORENCE, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 21815 406th Ave (Lat: 44.222806 Lon: -98.094222), Call Sign: WQWJ912
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.250 MHzGrant Date: 09/17/2015, Expiration Date: 09/17/2025, Certifier: Eric ZellRegistrant: Vantek Communications, 221 S Jessica Ave, Mitchell, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 996-1200, Fax: (605) 996-6206, Email:
  • 21504 409th Ave (Lat: 44.267111 Lon: -98.033944), Call Sign: WQWM893
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.450 MHz, 468.912 MHzGrant Date: 10/07/2015, Expiration Date: 10/07/2025, Certifier: Gerad PuterbaughRegistrant: Vantek Communications, 221 S Jessica Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 996-1200, Fax: (605) 996-6206, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, 2.0 Mi S Of (Lat: 44.339694 Lon: -98.032861), Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WEH430
    Assigned Frequencies: 6665.00 MHz, 6695.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/04/2000, Expiration Date: 06/30/2010, Cancellation Date: 02/08/2002Registrant: Phone: (701) 223-0441

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1807E , Serial Number: 7AC-5374, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/09/1956
    Registrant (Corporation): Lorobsco LLC, 21697 408th Ave, Cavour, SD 57324

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (60%)
  • Electricity (38%)

Cavour compared to South Dakota state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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