Dimock, South Dakota

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Population in 2013: 121 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -19.9%
 
Males: 71  (58.8%)
Females: 50  (41.2%)
Median resident age:  38.3 years
South Dakota median age:  36.6 years

Zip code: 57331

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,064 (it was $42,188 in 2000)
Dimock:

$50,064
SD:

$48,947

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,720 (it was $18,458 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $99,305 (it was $50,400 in 2000)
Dimock:

$99,305
SD:

$138,400

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $110,856; Detached houses: $111,274

Median gross rent in 2013: $277.

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Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Dimock: 76.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (50.5%), Irish (14.9%), United States (8.6%), Dutch (7.2%), French Canadian (5.4%), Swedish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1370 feet

Land area: 0.15 square miles.

Population density: 813 people per square mile   (low).

Dimock, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Dimock:

  • High school or higher: 95.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 1.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dimock town:

  • Never married: 13.0%
  • Now married: 73.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 5.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $819 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $848 (1.1%)

Dimock satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (63.1 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (183.5 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (536.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Ethan, SD (2.2 miles ), Parkston, SD (2.4 miles ), Milltown, SD (3.1 miles) , Alexandria, SD (4.0 miles ), Mitchell, SD (4.1 miles ), Delmont, SD (4.1 miles ), Tripp, SD (4.2 miles ), Fulton, SD (4.4 miles) .

Latitude: 43.48 N, Longitude: 97.99 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 605

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

2.9%
South Dakota:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -6 (-3.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Educational services (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (23%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (15%)
  • Community and social service occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)

Average climate in Dimock, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dimock-area historical tornado activity is above South Dakota state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/30/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.4 miles away from the Dimock town center killed 6 people and injured 150 people and caused $18 million in damages.

On 5/14/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the town center injured 2 people.

Earthquake activity:

Dimock-area historical earthquake activity is near South Dakota state average. It is 65% 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 87.4 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 633.9 miles away from Dimock center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.1 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 32.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 179.4 miles away from Dimock 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 391.0 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 Hutchinson County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dimock topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Dimock:

  • AVERA ST BENEDICT HEALTH CENTER - CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; PARKSTON, SD)
  • AVERA BORMANN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; PARKSTON, SD)
  • AVERA BRADY HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MITCHELL, SD)
  • METHODIST HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 16 miles away; MITCHELL, SD)
  • DAKOTA PHYSICAL THERAPY HHC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; MITCHELL, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dimock:

  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 61 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,386)
  • University of South Dakota (about 72 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • South Dakota State University (about 84 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Wayne State College (about 99 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • Northeast Community College (about 104 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 108 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 130 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)

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Cemetery: Saint Peters Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hutchinson 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 2013: 8.0%
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.1%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  1.8%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Dimock compared to South Dakota 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 below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
South Dakota average:

10.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Utility gas (42%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dimock town (based on Hutchinson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,19428
Catholic1,2543
Mainline Protestant9695
Other1-
None925-
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
Hutchinson County:

6.83 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Hutchinson County:

8.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

10.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Hutchinson County:

28.0%
South Dakota:

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

21.7%
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 5$454
Totals for Government 0$0 5$454

4.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,646 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.66%
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 Davison County, SD  0.54% ($52,200 average AGI)
from Minnehaha County, SD  0.54% ($21,800)
from Turner County, SD  0.47% ($48,462)


5.34% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,873 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.34%
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 Davison County, SD  0.78% ($27,727 average AGI)
to Minnehaha County, SD  0.46% ($34,615)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dimock:

  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KORN (1490 AM; 1 kW; MITCHELL, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPN.)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dimock:

  • KIKN-FM (100.5 FM; SALEM, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA B/CNG. COMPANY)
  • KMIT (105.9 FM; MITCHELL, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF SOUTH DAKOTA, LLC)
  • KUQL (98.3 FM; WESSINGTON SPRINGS, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF SOUTH DAKOTA, LLC)
  • KVCF (90.5 FM; FREEMAN, SD; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • KQRN (107.3 FM; MITCHELL, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPN.)
  • K258AG (99.5 FM; MITCHELL, SD; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • K220HB (91.9 FM; MITCHELL, SD; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Dimock:

  • KDLV-TV (Channel 5; MITCHELL, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K09UN (Channel 9; MITCHELL, SD; Owner: SD BD.OF DIRECTORS EDUC'L.TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • K50FH (Channel 50; WAGNER, SD; Owner: SD BD.OF DIRECTORS EDUC'L.TELLCOMM.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Dimock Reservoir Ne 1/4 Sec 24 T100n R61w (Lat: 43.469417 Lon: -97.997861), Type: Pole, Structure height: 13 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WNXL795
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.212 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/15/2004, Expiration Date: 06/16/2014, Certifier: Michael D Williams
    Registrant: Vantek Communications, Inc, 221 S Jessica Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 332-4144, Fax: (605) 331-6943, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: WB0ZZI
    Grant Date: 12/08/1987, Expiration Date: 12/08/1997, Cancellation Date: 12/09/1999
    Registrant: Carl R Struck, ., Dimock, SD 57331

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