Edgemont, South Dakota

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Population in 2017: 711 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -18.0%
 
Males: 348  (49.0%)
Females: 363  (51.0%)
Median resident age:

45.1 years
South Dakota median age:

36.9 years

Zip codes: 57735.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $39,920 (it was $24,919 in 2000)
Edgemont:

$39,920
SD:

$56,521

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,124 (it was $17,273 in 2000)

Edgemont city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $56,167 (it was $24,900 in 2000)
Edgemont:

$56,167
SD:

$167,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $61,607; detached houses: $60,690; townhouses or other attached units: $97,492; mobile homes: $56,774

Median gross rent in 2017: $806.

March 2019 cost of living index in Edgemont: 77.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 35.0%
(34.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 80.0% for American Indian residents, 20.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Edgemont, SD (2010)
    • 70491.0%White alone
    • 283.6%Two or more races
    • 263.4%American Indian alone
    • 162.1%Hispanic

Races in Edgemont detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of South Dakota and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Edgemont, South Dakota as of July 08, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Edgemont is 106 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (35.8%), English (7.8%), American (7.0%), Norwegian (5.9%), Irish (4.6%), Czech (3.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 2/5/1895

Elevation: 3459 feet

Land area: 1.00 square miles.

Population density: 709 people per square mile   (low).

Edgemont, South Dakota map

1 resident is foreign born

This city:

0.1%
South Dakota:

1.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,005 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $849 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (61.6 miles , pop. 59,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (244.4 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (809.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Hot Springs, SD (4.5 miles ),
Pringle, SD (4.9 miles),
Buffalo Gap, SD (5.4 miles),
Oelrichs, SD (5.6 miles),
Custer, SD (5.9 miles ),
Hill View Heights, WY (6.3 miles),
Fairburn, SD (6.4 miles),
Harrison, NE (6.5 miles )

Latitude: 43.30 N, Longitude: 103.83 W

Area code: 605

Distribution of median household income in Edgemont, SD in 2017
Distribution of house value in Edgemont, SD in 2017
Edgemont satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $71,500
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $58,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $38,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $63,600
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $115,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Edgemont, SD residents
Average permit cost in Edgemont, SD
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
South Dakota:

3.1%
Most common industries in Edgemont, SD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Rail transportation (15.8%)
  • Educational services (15.0%)
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.4%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Rail transportation (27.2%)
  • Construction (11.3%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Health care (6.2%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (25.2%)
  • Health care (15.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.8%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.8%)
  • Gasoline stations (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Edgemont, SD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Rail and water transportation workers (13.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)
  • Cashiers (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Rail and water transportation workers (23.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.6%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.5%)
  • Cashiers (6.9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.7%)

Average climate in Edgemont, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 55.6. This is better than average.

City:

55.6
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.268. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.268
U.S.:

5.558
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.116. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.116
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 39.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

39.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.73. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.73
U.S.:

19.64
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 3.81. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.81
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Edgemont-area historical tornado activity is significantly below South Dakota state average. It is 56% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/5/1982, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the Edgemont city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/22/1961, a category F2 tornado 18.5 miles away from the city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Edgemont-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above South Dakota state average. It is 3% 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 351.0 miles away from Edgemont center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
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 108.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 501.4 miles away from Edgemont center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 122.9 miles away from Edgemont center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 124.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 356.5 miles away from Edgemont center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fall River County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Edgemont topographic map

Airports located in Edgemont:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Edgemont:

  • Chadron State College (about 54 miles; Chadron, NE; Full-time enrollment: 2,374)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 63 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Black Hills State University (about 83 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • Casper College (about 131 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 160 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 163 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Wyoming (about 164 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)

Public high school in Edgemont:

Public elementary/middle school in Edgemont:

See full list of schools located in Edgemont

Library in Edgemont:

  • EDGEMONT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $46,389; Location: 412 2ND AVE; 16,584 books; 468 audio materials; 1,474 video materials; 24 state licensed databases; 16 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Edgemont: Edgemont City Hall (A), Edgemont Public Library (B), Edgemont Ambulance Service (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Rainbow Motel (500 A Street).

Fall River County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

EDGEMONT (Population served: 774, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-25-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-14-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-14-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAR-18-2010), St Public Notif requested (MAR-30-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (FEB-04-2010), St Public Notif requested (MAR-05-2010), St Public Notif received (MAR-18-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-26-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-18-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-30-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-29-2011)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-07-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-13-2014), St Compliance achieved (APR-08-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-17-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-28-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2013)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 32 regular monitoring violations
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
PROVO AREA WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 42, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-25-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2012), St Public Notif issued (AUG-10-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAY-04-2011), St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-21-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAY-04-2011), St Public Notif requested (MAY-16-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In MAY-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAY-04-2011), St Public Notif requested (MAY-18-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-20-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-22-2011), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-04-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-11-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2011)
  • 4 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-29-2014), St Compliance achieved (APR-21-2014)
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In FEB-20-2013, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-20-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-26-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In APR-11-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-06-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-11-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-16-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In APR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAY-04-2011), St Public Notif requested (MAY-06-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-11-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2011)
  • Failure to Consult with State - In OCT-08-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-04-2011)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 33 regular monitoring violations
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.0 people
South Dakota:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

52.1%
Whole state:

64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.7%
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: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Edgemont (2011 data):

  • First Interstate Bank: Edgemont Branch at 501 Second Avenue, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2009/10/09: Bank assets: $7,294.7 mil, Deposits: $5,827.2 mil, headquarters in Billings, MT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: First Interstate Bancsystem, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Edgemont:

Marital status in Edgemont, SD
  • Never married: 14.9%
  • Now married: 53.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 22.3%

For population 25 years and over in Edgemont:

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
South Dakota average:

10.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Edgemont
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Edgemont, SD (based on Fall River County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,1039
Evangelical Protestant1,00512
Catholic8122
Other2822
None3,892-
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
Here:

4.17 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Fall River County:

15.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

13.89 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Fall River County:

9.4%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.0%
State:

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

9.4%
State:

14.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.4%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Edgemont:

46.5%
South Dakota:

46.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

31.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Edgemont:

15.3%
South Dakota:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Edgemont:

20.0%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
South Dakota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

44.3%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Edgemont:

49.9%
South Dakota:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.4%
State:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Edgemont, SD Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Local Libraries 1$2,810$33,7201$985
Financial Administration 1$3,529$42,3481$1,355
Other and Unallocable 1$2,894$34,7280$0
Water Supply 1$3,666$43,9920$0
Sewerage 1$2,562$30,7440$0
Solid Waste Management 1$2,821$33,8520$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,537$30,4440$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$760
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$277
Totals for Government 7$20,819$35,69010$3,377

Edgemont government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $146,000 ($205.34)
    Regular Highways: $146,000 ($205.34)
    Police Protection: $115,000 ($161.74)
    Sewerage: $85,000 ($119.55)
    Solid Waste Management: $82,000 ($115.33)
    Financial Administration: $82,000 ($115.33)
    Libraries: $78,000 ($109.70)
    Local Fire Protection: $56,000 ($78.76)
    General - Other: $49,000 ($68.92)
    Health - Other: $41,000 ($57.67)
    Central Staff Services: $22,000 ($30.94)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $17,000 ($23.91)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($21.10)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $8,000 ($11.25)
    Air Transportation: $8,000 ($11.25)
    Hospitals: $3,000 ($4.22)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($2.81)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($1.41)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $246,000 ($345.99)

Edgemont government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $115,000 ($161.74)
    Solid Waste Management: $93,000 ($130.80)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $6,000 ($8.44)
    Air Transportation: $2,000 ($2.81)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $12,000 ($16.88)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($1.41)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $218,000 ($306.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $344,000 ($483.83)
    Health and Hospitals: $3,000 ($4.22)
  • Tax - Property: $317,000 ($445.85)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $249,000 ($350.21)
    Motor Vehicle License: $9,000 ($12.66)
    Public Utilities Sales: $6,000 ($8.44)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $6,000 ($8.44)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $5,000 ($7.03)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000 ($1.41)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.41)

Edgemont government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $300,000 ($421.94)

8.30% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($60,067 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.30%
South Dakota average:

7.74%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Pennington County, SD  1.49% ($53,023 average AGI)

Businesses in Edgemont, SD

  • YMCA: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Edgemont:

  • KZMX (580 AM; 2 kW; HOT SPRINGS, SD; Owner: MT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKLS (920 AM; 10 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KIMM (1150 AM; 5 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: KIMM RADIO, INC.)
  • KOTA (1380 AM; 5 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: DUHAMEL BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES)
  • KDSJ (980 AM; 5 kW; DEADWOOD, SD; Owner: GOLDRUSH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Edgemont:

  • KAWK (105.1 FM; CUSTER, SD; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLMP (97.9 FM; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: BETHESDA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KZMX-FM (96.7 FM; HOT SPRINGS, SD; Owner: MT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KRKI (99.5 FM; NEWCASTLE, WY; Owner: MICHAEL RADIO GROUP)
  • K214BN (90.7 FM; EDGEMONT, SD; Owner: STATE BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED TV)

TV broadcast stations around Edgemont:

  • K64AL (Channel 64; EDGEMONT, SD; Owner: SD BD.OF DIRECTORS EDUC'L.TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 190ft / 58.4mTotal length
  • 7,504Total average daily traffic
  • 989Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,579Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Edgemont, SD - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 71970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Edgemont, SD

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Edgemont)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Edgemont, SD)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Chilson, Rockford Rd 7.7mi E Of (Lat: 43.303583 Lon: -103.714083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WPJE387,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6625.00 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, 6605.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/14/2011, Expiration Date: 04/16/2021, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4958, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • GULL HILL, 6.09 Miles Northeast (Lat: 43.346361 Lon: -103.733806), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 73.2 m, Call Sign: WRCC412,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.643 MHz, 952.643 MHz, Grant Date: 08/23/2018, Expiration Date: 08/23/2028, Certifier: Aaron Gerfen, Registrant: Larson Data Communications, 220 South Kimball St, Mitchell, SD 57301, Phone: (605) 996-5521, Fax: (605) 996-5642, Email:
  • STATION, On Gravel Road 5.5 Mi E Of (Lat: 43.303306 Lon: -103.713250), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WEG787,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2139.60 MHz, 2134.80 MHz, Grant Date: 03/15/2000, Expiration Date: 06/06/2010, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2001, Registrant: The Burlington Northern And Santa Fe Railway Co, 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106-1199, Phone: (913) 551-4568, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • Edgemont, Bnsf Yd Office - 1st & Stewart St. (Lat: 43.304139 Lon: -103.822139), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12.1 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WEG788,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6785.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/07/2010, Expiration Date: 06/06/2020, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co, 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3
  • 6.5 Miles East Of (Lat: 43.302750 Lon: -103.714361), Call Sign: KNKO216,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.540 MHz, 152.540 MHz, Grant Date: 08/31/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 01/10/2005, Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Jackson & Dickens, 2120 L Street, Nw, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568
  • Approx. 6.5 Miles East Of (Lat: 43.302750 Lon: -103.714361), Call Sign: KPE432,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.840 MHz, Grant Date: 04/24/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/18/2018, Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568
  • 10.5 Km East Of (Lat: 43.302750 Lon: -103.714361), Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: KWU248,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHz, Grant Date: 04/24/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/18/2018, Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Edgemont)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 21743 , Serial Number: 17263999, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 04/09/1997, Certificate Issue Date: 10/19/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Brian L Childers, Po Box 222, Edgemont, SD 57735
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9145Y , Serial Number: 108-3302, Airworthiness Date: 03/22/2002, Certificate Issue Date: 12/07/2017
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Joann D Stearns, 25499 Dewey Rd, Edgemont, SD 57735, Other Owners: Daniel N Stearns

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 13. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 35 took place in 2012, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Edgemont, SD When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (83.3%), and Structure Fires (7.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Edgemont, SD
    • 18583.3%Outside Fires
    • 177.7%Structure Fires
    • 115.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 94.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Edgemont, SD
Most common first names in Edgemont, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1374.5 years
James1375.2 years
George1174.5 years
John1175.9 years
Ruth981.8 years
Dorothy876.2 years
Charles871.1 years
Arthur873.0 years
Mary881.5 years
Donald772.2 years
Most common last names in Edgemont, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson767.0 years
Koller678.7 years
Thompson567.6 years
Dibble573.4 years
Evans559.0 years
Brown582.6 years
Standen472.0 years
Hanson478.7 years
Porter475.2 years
Darrow489.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Edgemont, SD
  • 41.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 34.6%Electricity
  • 13.2%Wood
  • 5.0%Utility gas
  • 4.6%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Edgemont, SD
  • 51.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 33.3%Electricity
  • 15.7%Other fuel


Edgemont 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 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 significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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