Frankfort, South Dakota

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Population in 2014: 156 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.0%
 
Males: 70  (45.2%)
Females: 86  (54.8%)
Median resident age:  55.7 years
South Dakota median age:  36.9 years

Zip code: 57440

Estimated median household income in 2015: $38,582 (it was $30,357 in 2000)
Frankfort:

$38,582
SD:

$53,017

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $20,499 (it was $14,989 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $31,756 (it was $13,000 in 2000)
Frankfort:

$31,756
SD:

$152,800

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $37,878; Detached houses: $37,832; Mobile homes: $41,878

Median gross rent in 2015: $437.

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  • Races in Frankfort, SD (2010)

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    • 14194.6%White alone
    • 53.4%American Indian alone
    • 32.0%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Frankfort: 75.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (38.2%), German (23.5%), Irish (11.8%), European (8.8%), Norwegian (8.8%), Hungarian (5.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1296 feet

Land area: 0.77 square miles.

Population density: 201 people per square mile   (very low).

Frankfort, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Frankfort:

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Frankfort city:

  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 60.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

4 residents are foreign born (4.3% Europe).

This city:

4.3%
South Dakota:

3.0%



According to our research of South Dakota and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Frankfort, South Dakota as of November 17, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Frankfort to the number of sex offenders is 78 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $495 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $566 (2.0%)

Frankfort satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (121.2 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (246.8 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (573.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Doland, SD (3.2 miles ), Redfield, SD (3.2 miles ), Ashton, SD (3.5 miles) , Tulare, SD (3.7 miles ), Turton, SD (4.0 miles) , Hitchcock, SD (4.2 miles) , Raymond, SD (4.3 miles) , Brentford, SD (4.4 miles) .

Latitude: 44.88 N, Longitude: 98.31 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 605

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

2.9%
South Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -25 (-13.1%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (44%)
  • Accommodation and food services (28%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (26%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (32%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)

Average climate in Frankfort, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Frankfort-area historical tornado activity is near South Dakota state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1993, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.5 miles away from the Frankfort city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/24/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 42.8 miles away from the city center injured 4 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Frankfort-area historical earthquake activity is below South Dakota state average. It is 74% 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 606.7 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 71.1 miles away from Frankfort center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 123.1 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 148.8 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 112.4 miles away from Frankfort 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 75.4 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 Spink County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Frankfort topographic map

Birthplace of: Harvey L. Wollman - Lieutenant Governor of South Dakota, Roger Leland Wollman - Judge.

Hospitals and medical centers near Frankfort:

  • COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSP (Hospital, about 11 miles away; REDFIELD, SD)
  • COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; REDFIELD, SD)
  • EASTERN STAR HOME OF SD, INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; REDFIELD, SD)
  • SD DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER (Hospital, about 11 miles away; REDFIELD, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Frankfort:

  • Northern State University (about 41 miles; Aberdeen, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,203)
  • South Dakota State University (about 85 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 118 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 127 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 129 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 135 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 145 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)

Public elementary/middle schools in Frankfort:

  • SPINK COLONY ELEMENTARY - 03 (Location: 18206 SPINK LN, Grades: KG-8)
  • GLENDALE COLONY ELEMENTARY - 04 (Location: 17866 GLENDALE DR, Grades: KG-8)
  • CAMROSE COLONY ELEM - 06 (Location: 16950 400 AVE, Grades: KG-8)

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

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

Spink 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 2015: 8.7%
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.7%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  11.5%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.2
South Dakota average:

10.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Frankfort city (based on Spink County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,1526
Mainline Protestant2,05811
Evangelical Protestant40810
Other--
None1,797-
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: 2
Spink County:

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Spink County:

5.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Spink County:

28.3%
South Dakota:

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

20.5%
State:

14.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.1%
South Dakota:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Frankfort:

47.5%
South Dakota:

46.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

31.0
South Dakota:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Frankfort:

18.7%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

16.5%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.2
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

43.1%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

52.3%
South Dakota:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.7%
South Dakota:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Frankfort, SD Residents
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$341
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$218
Totals for Government 0$0 7$559

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $14,000 ($89.74)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($64.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($51.28)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($44.87)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($12.82)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($6.41)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($6.41)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,000 ($44.87)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $19,000 ($121.79)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $11,000 ($70.51)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,000 ($32.05)
    General Support: $2,000 ($12.82)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $16,000 ($102.56)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)

6.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,053 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.21%
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  1.14% ($29,821 average AGI)
from Codington County, SD  0.41% ($27,700)
from Minnehaha County, SD  0.41% ($26,500)


5.04% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,336 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.04%
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  1.16% ($51,393 average AGI)
to Beadle County, SD  0.50% ($51,583)

Strongest AM radio stations in Frankfort:

  • KKAA (1560 AM; 10 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KQKD (1380 AM; 1 kW; REDFIELD, SD; Owner: PHEASANT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSDN (930 AM; 5 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KGFX (1060 AM; 10 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Frankfort:

  • KDLO-FM (96.9 FM; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGIM-FM (103.7 FM; REDFIELD, SD; Owner: PHEASANT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNBZ (97.7 FM; REDFIELD, SD; Owner: PHEASANT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQAA (94.9 FM; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Frankfort:

  • KABY-TV (Channel 9; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KDLO-TV (Channel 3; FLORENCE, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • 1.3 Mi W And 1.9 Mi N (Lat: 44.908333 Lon: -98.327778), Type: 77.1, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 6052564536, , PO DRAWER E
  • 1.3 Mi W And 1.9 Mi N (Lat: 44.908333 Lon: -98.328056), Type: 77.1, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 6052564536, , PO DRAWER E

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 27 Mi N Of Huron Sd On Hwy 37 (Lat: 44.747194 Lon: -98.229528), Call Sign: WYM602
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.945 MHzGrant Date: 04/17/2004, Expiration Date: 01/25/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/29/2014Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • ERE FRANKFOR, 1.3 Mi W And 1.9 Mi N (Lat: 44.908333 Lon: -98.328056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 77.1 m, Call Sign: WQJP489
    Assigned Frequencies: 10557.5 MHz, 6585.00 MHzGrant Date: 11/17/2008, Expiration Date: 11/17/2018, Certifier: Kirt MaysonRegistrant: Northwestern Corporation, 40 East Broadway Street, Butte, MT 59701, Phone: (406) 497-3845, Fax: (406) 497-3525, Email:
  • FRANKFORT, 1.3 Mi W & 1.9 Mi N Of (Lat: 44.908306 Lon: -98.328139), Overall height: 77.1 m, Call Sign: WIA861
    Assigned Frequencies: 6650.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/2008, Expiration Date: 06/23/2018Registrant: East River Electric Power Coop, 211 Harth Ave. South, Madison, SD 57042, Phone: (605) 256-4536, Fax: (605) 256-8058, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB0IPY, Licensee ID: L00352017, Grant Date: 03/28/2011, Expiration Date: 06/25/2021, Certifier: Zane E Mason, Registrant: Zane E Mason, 17710 401st Ave, Frankfort, SD 57440
  • Call Sign: KB0ROS, Licensee ID: L00188300, Grant Date: 01/27/2005, Expiration Date: 03/21/2015, Registrant: Ruben L Enander, 18239 398th Ave, Frankfort, SD 57440
  • Call Sign: N0PCW, Licensee ID: L00547856, Grant Date: 06/01/2012, Expiration Date: 05/19/2022, Certifier: Daniel J Enander, Registrant: Daniel J Enander, 18231 398th Ave, Frankfort, SD 57440
  • Call Sign: KD0UVT, Licensee ID: L01755494, Grant Date: 03/22/2013, Expiration Date: 03/22/2023, Certifier: Cully C Williams, Registrant: Cully C Williams, 16534 396th Avenue, Frankfort, SD 57440

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4843T , Serial Number: 28-7205205, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 03/10/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Duwane M Decker, 40205 182nd St, Frankfort, SD 57440

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

GLENDALE COLONY (Population served: 106, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 11 regular monitoring violations
SPINK COLONY (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-23-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-02-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-21-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-03-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-07-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-21-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Other fuel (5%)

Frankfort 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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