Eden, South Dakota

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Population in 2014: 90 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.2%
 
Males: 46  (51.8%)
Females: 44  (48.2%)
Median resident age:  39.9 years
South Dakota median age:  36.8 years

Zip code: 57232

Estimated median household income in 2016: $34,645 (it was $29,000 in 2000)
Eden:

$34,645
SD:

$54,467

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,360 (it was $14,947 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $49,733 (it was $23,800 in 2000)
Eden:

$49,733
SD:

$160,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $80,618; Detached houses: $79,963

Median gross rent in 2016: $342.

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    • 8797.8%White alone
    • 22.2%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Eden: 75.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (45.8%), Norwegian (10.2%), Austrian (8.5%), Italian (8.5%), Polish (8.5%), American (6.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1916

Elevation: 1836 feet

Land area: 0.15 square miles.

Population density: 596 people per square mile   (low).

Eden, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Eden:

  • High school or higher: 86.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.3%
  • Unemployed: 10.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eden town:

  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 62.0%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 2.2%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

5 residents are foreign born (4.4% Europe).

This town:

4.4%
South Dakota:

3.2%



According to our research of South Dakota and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Eden, South Dakota as of December 14, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Eden to the number of sex offenders is 57 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $593 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $673 (1.3%)

Eden satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (91.6 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (207.0 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (552.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lake City, SD (2.7 miles) , Roslyn, SD (3.0 miles ), Grenville, SD (3.2 miles) , Long Hollow, SD (3.7 miles) , Agency Village, SD (4.1 miles) , Goodwill, SD (4.2 miles ), Veblen, SD (4.3 miles ), Sisseton, SD (4.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $60,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.62 N, Longitude: 97.42 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 605

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

3.1%
South Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: 0 (0.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (31%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (20%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (3%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (48%)
  • Accommodation and food services (24%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (12%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Community and social service occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (40%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (28%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

Average climate in Eden, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Eden-area historical tornado activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1996, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.4 miles away from the Eden town center injured one person and caused $750,000 in damages.

On 6/23/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 48.4 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Eden-area historical earthquake activity is below South Dakota state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 66.8 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 649.6 miles away from Eden 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) earthquake occurred 137.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 54.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 29.4 miles away from Eden 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 210.1 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 Marshall County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Eden topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Eden:

  • STRAND-KJORSVIG COMMUNITY REST (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ROSLYN, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eden:

  • Northern State University (about 53 miles; Aberdeen, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,203)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 61 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 79 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 92 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 93 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 94 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • South Dakota State University (about 95 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)

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Notable location: Eden Fire Department Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Marshall 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: 13.3%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  1.9 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  60.4%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.2%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 2.1% of all households

Banks with branches in Eden (2011 data):

  • Great Plains Bank: Eden Branch at 402 Broadway, branch established on 1919/10/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $93.7 mil, Deposits: $81.2 mil, headquarters in Eureka, SD, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Great Plains Bank Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
South Dakota average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Eden town (based on Marshall County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,4897
Mainline Protestant1,39711
Catholic8524
Other2-
None916-
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: 3
Marshall County:

6.96 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Marshall County:

4.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

13.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Marshall County:

27.7%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$806
Totals for Government 0$0 6$806

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $26,000 ($288.89)
    Water Utilities: $24,000 ($266.67)
    General - Other: $9,000 ($100.00)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($33.33)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($22.22)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($11.11)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $32,000 ($355.56)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($22.22)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,000 ($44.44)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($111.11)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($22.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $26,000 ($288.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,000 ($55.56)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $11,000 ($122.22)
    Property: $7,000 ($77.78)
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,000 ($11.11)

Eden government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $35,000 ($388.89)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $35,000 ($388.89)

4.27% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,529 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.27%
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 Brown County, SD  0.67% ($18,273 average AGI)


6.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,794 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
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 Brown County, SD  0.72% ($38,250 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Eden:

  • KKAA (1560 AM; 10 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KSDN (930 AM; 5 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KMSD (1510 AM; 5 kW; MILBANK, SD; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KBRF (1250 AM; 10 kW; FERGUS FALLS, MN; Owner: RESULT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFNW (1200 AM; 10 kW; WEST FARGO, ND; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KFGO (790 AM; 5 kW; FARGO, ND; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eden:

  • KBWS-FM (102.9 FM; SISSETON, SD; Owner: PHEASANT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KDSD-FM (90.9 FM; PIERPONT, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • KCGN-FM (101.5 FM; ORTONVILLE, MN; Owner: CGN CORPORATION)
  • KDLO-FM (96.9 FM; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KKSD (104.3 FM; MILBANK, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPN.)
  • KPHR (106.3 FM; ORTONVILLE, MN; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Eden:

  • KDSD-TV (Channel 16; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • KDLO-TV (Channel 3; FLORENCE, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KABY-TV (Channel 9; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • John M Pelkey, Se 0.25 Mi (Lat: 45.614444 Lon: -97.414444), Type: 152.1, Overall height: 152.1 m, Registrant: 9209069900, , ONE WEST SECOND STREET, 2ND FLOOR
  • John M Pelkey, Se 0.25 Mi (Lat: 45.614444 Lon: -97.414444), Type: 152.1, Overall height: 152.1 m, Registrant: 9209069900, , ONE WEST SECOND STREET, 2ND FLOOR
  • John M Pelkey, Se 0.25 Mi (Lat: 45.614444 Lon: -97.414444), Type: 152.1, Overall height: 152.1 m, Registrant: 2029657880, Jpelkey@gsblaw.Com, 1000 POTOMAC STREET N.W., 5TH FLOOR
  • Se 0.25 Mi (Lat: 45.614444 Lon: -97.414444), Type: 152.1, Overall height: 152.1 m, Registrant: 7018451490, , 232 3RD ST NE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • .25 Mi W (Lat: 45.624111 Lon: -97.417028), Call Sign: WQU801, Licensee ID: L00110568
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.380 MHzGrant Date: 10/25/1995, Expiration Date: 11/14/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2001Registrant: C M Keintz, Rr, Eden, SD 57232, Phone: (605) 486-4723

Drinking water stations with addresses in Eden and their reported violations in the past:

EDEN (Population served: 89, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-25-2011), St Compliance achieved (APR-27-2011)
  • One minor monitoring violation

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (69%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)

Eden compared to South Dakota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value 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 above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
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