Hamill, South Dakota

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Population in 2010: 11. Population change since 2000: 0.0%
Males: (45.5%)
Females: (54.5%)
Median resident age:  51.2 years
South Dakota median age:  25.4 years

Zip code: 57534

Estimated median household income in 2016: $64,651 (it was $42,500 in 2000)
Hamill:

$64,651
SD:

$54,467

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,441 (it was $11,833 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $132,800 (it was $70,000 in 2000)
Hamill:

$132,800
SD:

$160,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $141,019; Detached houses: $154,851; Townhouses or other attached units: $152,182; Mobile homes: $70,429
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hamill: 78.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (209.1%), Irish (109.1%), German (100.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1770 feet

Land area: 1.22 square miles.

Population density: 9.0 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Hamill:

  • High school or higher: 82.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hamill CDP:

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 79.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

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

Hamill CDP:  0.7% ($500)
South Dakota:  1.8% ($1,334)

Hamill satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (147.9 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (246.7 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (621.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Winner, SD (4.2 miles ), Reliance, SD (4.5 miles ), Oacoma, SD (4.6 miles ), New Witten, SD (4.8 miles) , Chamberlain, SD (4.8 miles ), Kennebec, SD (4.8 miles ), Colome, SD (4.8 miles ), Ola, SD (4.9 miles) .

Latitude: 43.60 N, Longitude: 99.68 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 605

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.7%
South Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Average climate in Hamill, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hamill-area historical tornado activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 22% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/1965, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the Hamill place center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/9/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.9 miles away from the place center injured 2 people.

Earthquake activity:

Hamill-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Dakota state average. It is 54% 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 548.9 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 44.9 miles away from Hamill 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 69.6 miles away from the city 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 309.0 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 62.1 miles away from Hamill center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 314.0 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 Tripp County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hamill:

  • Northern State University (about 142 miles; Aberdeen, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,203)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 146 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • University of South Dakota (about 150 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • South Dakota State University (about 153 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Northeast Community College (about 158 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Wayne State College (about 165 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • Chadron State College (about 176 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)

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Tripp County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  60.0%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  0.0%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.4
South Dakota average:

11.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hamill CDP (based on Tripp County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,21613
Mainline Protestant9529
Catholic5133
Other991
None2,864-
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
Tripp County:

5.17 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

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

10.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

8.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Tripp County:

31.1%
South Dakota:

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

15.0%
State:

14.9%

4.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,484 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.28%
South Dakota average:

7.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

5.37% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,025 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.37%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  0.59% ($16,769 average AGI)
to Pennington County, SD  0.59% ($113,769)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hamill:

  • KWYR (1260 AM; 5 kW; WINNER, SD; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO CORP.)
  • KGFX (1060 AM; 10 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KVSH (940 AM; 5 kW; VALENTINE, NE; Owner: HEART CITY RADIO COMPANY)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hamill:

  • KTSD-FM (91.1 FM; RELIANCE, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • KPLO-FM (94.5 FM; RELIANCE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWYR-FM (93.7 FM; WINNER, SD; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO CORP.)
  • KVCX (101.5 FM; GREGORY, SD; Owner: VCY/AMERICA, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Hamill:

  • KTSD-TV (Channel 10; PIERRE, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • KPLO-TV (Channel 6; RELIANCE, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KPRY-TV (Channel 4; PIERRE, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 2 Mi S & 1 Mi W (Lat: 43.562500 Lon: -99.708722), Call Sign: KNEL795, Licensee ID: L00599738
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.595 MHzGrant Date: 12/10/1997, Expiration Date: 12/31/2002, Cancellation Date: 04/06/2003Registrant: Lauren Henderson, Hcr 89 Box 102, Hamill, SD 57534
  • 5 Mi Sw (Lat: 43.517500 Lon: -99.751500), Call Sign: WNPI517, Licensee ID: L00085517
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.362 MHzGrant Date: 03/11/1999, Expiration Date: 05/24/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/25/2004Registrant: Tripp County Water User District, Box 1746 W Fourth St, Winner, SD 57580, Phone: (605) 842-2755

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: SILVAIRE LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 71382 , Serial Number: 2809, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/17/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Boyt Young, 32658 273rd St, Hamill, SD 57534
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7519K , Serial Number: 18-234, Year manufactured: 1950, Airworthiness Date: 04/05/1956
    Registrant (Partnership): Roger Erickson, 25468 324th Ave, Hamill, SD 57534, Other Owners: Lloyd Erickson

Hamill 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.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly 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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