Goodwin, South Dakota

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Population in 2014: 144 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.0%
 
Males: 78  (54.3%)
Females: 66  (45.7%)
Median resident age:  52.6 years
South Dakota median age:  36.8 years

Zip code: 57238

Estimated median household income in 2016: $58,830 (it was $34,688 in 2000)
Goodwin:

$58,830
SD:

$54,467

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $29,783 (it was $14,249 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $89,825 (it was $37,100 in 2000)
Goodwin:

$89,825
SD:

$160,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $92,120; Detached houses: $110,024; Mobile homes: $28,679

Median gross rent in 2016: $168.

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    • 12988.4%White alone
    • 1510.3%Hispanic
    • 21.4%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Goodwin: 74.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (38.6%), Norwegian (19.3%), American (8.8%), Dutch (7.0%), Danish (5.3%), English (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2000 feet

Land area: 0.47 square miles.

Population density: 304 people per square mile   (very low).

Goodwin, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Goodwin:

  • High school or higher: 88.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Goodwin town:

  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 61.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 6.3%

5 residents are foreign born (3.1% Latin America).

This town:

3.1%
South Dakota:

1.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Goodwin town:  1.3% ($478)
South Dakota:  1.8% ($1,334)

Goodwin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (93.0 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (175.5 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (506.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Kranzburg, SD (1.9 miles) , Altamont, SD (2.9 miles) , Waverly, SD (3.2 miles) , Clear Lake, SD (3.4 miles ), Strandburg, SD (3.5 miles) , Watertown, SD (3.7 miles ), Castlewood, SD (3.7 miles ), La Bolt, SD (3.8 miles) .

Latitude: 44.88 N, Longitude: 96.85 W

Area code: 605

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

3.6%
South Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +34 (+27.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (44%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Construction (3%)
  • Manufacturing (39%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (26%)
  • Material moving occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)

Average climate in Goodwin, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Goodwin-area historical tornado activity is near South Dakota state average. It is 9% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1993, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.5 miles away from the Goodwin town center injured 5 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/18/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.8 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Goodwin-area historical earthquake activity is below South Dakota state average. It is 80% 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 67.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 134.3 miles away from Goodwin center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 61.3 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 678.0 miles away from the city 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 178.1 miles away from Goodwin 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 63.0 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 Deuel County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Goodwin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Goodwin:

  • DEUEL COUNTY MEMORIAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; CLEAR LAKE, SD)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY DEUEL COUNTY (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CLEAR LAKE, SD)
  • JENKINS LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WATERTOWN, SD)
  • PRAIRIE LAKES HEALTHCARE SYSTEM (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; WATERTOWN, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Goodwin:

  • South Dakota State University (about 39 miles; Brookings, SD; Full-time enrollment: 10,392)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 62 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)
  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College (about 64 miles; Granite Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 2,225)
  • Ridgewater College (about 89 miles; Willmar, MN; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Northern State University (about 90 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 91 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 98 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)

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

Deuel County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 91.9. This is worse than average.

City:

91.9
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.72
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.6%
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  62.7%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.1%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
South Dakota average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Goodwin town (based on Deuel County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,10810
Evangelical Protestant8347
Catholic2832
Other--
None1,139-
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
Deuel County:

7.08 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Deuel County:

7.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

18.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Deuel County:

26.9%
South Dakota:

27.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.1%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Goodwin:

42.0%
South Dakota:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Goodwin:

29.3
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.9%
South Dakota:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.9%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
South Dakota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.1%
South Dakota:

34.2%

General health condition:
Goodwin:

54.0%
State:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.7%
South Dakota:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Goodwin, 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$140
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$112
Sewerage 0$0 1$55
Totals for Government 0$0 5$307

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $6,000 ($41.67)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($34.72)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($27.78)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($13.89)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($6.94)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($6.94)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,000 ($13.89)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,000 ($27.78)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($13.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,000 ($41.67)
    All Other: $5,000 ($34.72)
    General Support: $1,000 ($6.94)
  • Tax - Property: $4,000 ($27.78)
    NEC: $1,000 ($6.94)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $14,000 ($97.22)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $13,000 ($90.28)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,000 ($6.94)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $47,000 ($326.39)

6.19% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,991 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.19%
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 Codington County, SD  1.12% ($28,350 average AGI)
from Hamlin County, SD  0.56% ($37,100)


7.38% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,761 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.38%
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 Brookings County, SD  1.21% ($32,864 average AGI)
to Codington County, SD  1.16% ($25,619)
to Minnehaha County, SD  0.83% ($37,200)

Strongest AM radio stations in Goodwin:

  • KWAT (950 AM; 1 kW; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KMSD (1510 AM; 5 kW; MILBANK, SD; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSDR (1480 AM; 1 kW; WATERTOWN, SD)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))

Strongest FM radio stations in Goodwin:

  • KIXX (96.1 FM; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSDR-FM (92.9 FM; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF BROOKINGS, INC.)
  • KPHR (106.3 FM; ORTONVILLE, MN; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKSD (104.3 FM; MILBANK, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPN.)
  • KDLO-FM (96.9 FM; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KDBX (107.1 FM; CLEAR LAKE, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCGN-FM (101.5 FM; ORTONVILLE, MN; Owner: CGN CORPORATION)
  • KRSU (91.3 FM; APPLETON, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Goodwin:

  • KDLO-TV (Channel 3; FLORENCE, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • K47IC (Channel 47; MILBANK, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K32DK (Channel 32; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWCM-TV (Channel 10; APPLETON, MN; Owner: WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA EDUCATIONAL TV COMPANY)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KC0GSC, Licensee ID: L00170561, Grant Date: 11/09/1999, Expiration Date: 11/09/2009, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2011, Certifier: Jarred W Stohr, Registrant: Jarred W Stohr, 17924 465 Ave, Goodwin, SD 57238

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)

Goodwin compared to South Dakota state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
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