Cresbard, South Dakota

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Population in 2014: 102 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -28.7%
Males: 54  (53.6%)
Females: 48  (46.4%)
Median resident age:  54.5 years
South Dakota median age:  36.8 years

Zip code: 57435

Estimated median household income in 2016: $39,656 (it was $35,625 in 2000)
Cresbard:

$39,656
SD:

$54,467

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,816 (it was $18,241 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $46,775 (it was $16,900 in 2000)
Cresbard:

$46,775
SD:

$160,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $61,857; Detached houses: $61,489

Median gross rent in 2016: $554.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cresbard: 76.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (59.6%), American (7.9%), English (4.5%), Norwegian (4.5%), Swiss (4.5%), Finnish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1909

Elevation: 1450 feet

Land area: 0.42 square miles.

Population density: 243 people per square mile   (very low).

Cresbard, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Cresbard:

  • High school or higher: 92.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.4%
  • Unemployed: 1.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cresbard town:

  • Never married: 31.8%
  • Now married: 46.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $216 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $450 (1.0%)

Cresbard satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (143.7 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (277.8 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (609.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Chelsea, SD (3.2 miles) , Faulkton, SD (3.6 miles ), Northville, SD (4.2 miles) , Ipswich, SD (4.4 miles ), Rockham, SD (4.4 miles) , Mansfield, SD (4.4 miles) , Orient, SD (4.5 miles) , Mellette, SD (4.7 miles ).

Latitude: 45.17 N, Longitude: 98.95 W

Area code: 605

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

2.8%
South Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -42 (-22.7%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (32%)
  • Construction (29%)
  • Wholesale trade (17%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Information (2%)
  • Finance and insurance (46%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (27%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (41%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (3%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (3%)

Average climate in Cresbard, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cresbard-area historical tornado activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 19% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the Cresbard town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 7/1/1973, a category F3 tornado 22.5 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cresbard-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 71% 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 574.9 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
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 69.9 miles away from Cresbard center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 145.3 miles away from the city center
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 382.1 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 166.2 miles away from Cresbard center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 133.5 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 Faulk County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Cresbard:

  • FAULKTON AREA MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 14 miles away; FAULKTON, SD)
  • FAULKTON HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; FAULKTON, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cresbard:

  • Northern State University (about 30 miles; Aberdeen, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,203)
  • South Dakota State University (about 122 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 137 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • University of Mary (about 139 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • Bismarck State College (about 146 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 155 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 157 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)

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

Hotel: Fest Inn Cafe & Lounge (401 Main Street).

Faulk 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: 15.9%
Average household size:
This town:  1.7 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  55.7%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.9%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Cresbard (2011 data):

  • Dacotah Bank: Cresbard Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1906/01/01. Info updated 2007/08/07: Bank assets: $1,902.6 mil, Deposits: $1,684.0 mil, headquarters in Aberdeen, SD, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Dacotah Banks, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
South Dakota average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Cresbard town (based on Faulk County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8764
Mainline Protestant6384
Evangelical Protestant1988
None652-
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: 1
Faulk County:

4.41 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

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

4.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

17.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Faulk County:

27.3%
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$400
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$50
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,250
Totals for Government 0$0 5$1,700

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $23,000 ($225.49)
    Regular Highways: $21,000 ($205.88)
    Sewerage: $14,000 ($137.25)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($78.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($68.63)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($29.41)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $13,000 ($127.45)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $11,000 ($107.84)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($68.63)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($9.80)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($176.47)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $10,000 ($98.04)
  • Tax - Property: $22,000 ($215.69)
    Motor Vehicle License: $3,000 ($29.41)
    NEC: $2,000 ($19.61)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $44,000 ($431.37)

4.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,543 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.31%
South Dakota average:

7.96%

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

5.47% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,200 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
South Dakota average:

7.77%

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

Strongest AM radio stations in Cresbard:

  • KKAA (1560 AM; 10 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSDN (930 AM; 5 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KGFX (1060 AM; 10 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KOKK (1210 AM; 5 kW; HURON, SD; Owner: DAKOTA COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KGIM (1420 AM; 1 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: PHEASANT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOLY (1300 AM; 5 kW; MOBRIDGE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cresbard:

  • KNBZ (97.7 FM; REDFIELD, SD; Owner: PHEASANT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGIM-FM (103.7 FM; REDFIELD, SD; Owner: PHEASANT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSDN-FM (94.1 FM; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: WB0SSC, Licensee ID: L00535511, Grant Date: 02/12/2014, Expiration Date: 03/29/2024, Certifier: Daniel G Sheldon, Registrant: Daniel G Sheldon, Cresbard, SD 57435
  • Call Sign: KD0ZTF, Licensee ID: L01853657, Grant Date: 03/28/2014, Expiration Date: 03/28/2024, Certifier: Judith C Oliver, Registrant: Judith C Oliver, Cresbard, SD 57435

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8304V , Serial Number: 44, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 04/25/1991
    Registrant (Individual): Jake A Horning, 15292 362nd Ave, Cresbard, SD 57435

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (47%)
  • Electricity (46%)
  • Utility gas (4%)

Cresbard compared to South Dakota state average:

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