Harrold, South Dakota

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Population in 2013: 126 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -39.7%
Males: 61  (48.6%)
Females: 65  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  57.4 years
South Dakota median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 57536.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,603 (it was $27,083 in 2000)
Harrold:

$46,603
SD:

$48,947

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,699 (it was $14,725 in 2000)

Harrold town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $33,764 (it was $26,300 in 2000)
Harrold:

$33,764
SD:

$138,400

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $44,496; Detached houses: $48,718; Mobile homes: $22,609

Median gross rent in 2013: $470.

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  • Races in Harrold, SD (2010)

    Harrold races chart
    • 11895.2%White alone
    • 32.4%Two or more races
    • 21.6%American Indian alone
    • 10.8%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Harrold: 76.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (43.0%), Irish (22.3%), United States (3.9%), Dutch (3.4%), Norwegian (3.4%), French Canadian (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 5/12/1886

Elevation: 1796 feet

Land area: 0.27 square miles.

Population density: 474 people per square mile   (low).

Harrold, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Harrold:

  • High school or higher: 91.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Harrold town:

  • Never married: 9.4%
  • Now married: 63.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.9%
  • Divorced: 16.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $899 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $247 (1.0%)

Harrold satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (164.3 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (294.1 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (635.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Blunt, SD (3.5 miles ), Highmore, SD (3.8 miles ), Onida, SD (4.5 miles ), Ree Heights, SD (5.1 miles) , Agar, SD (5.2 miles) , Pierre, SD (5.6 miles ), Lower Brule, SD (5.7 miles ), Fort Pierre, SD (5.8 miles ).

Latitude: 44.52 N, Longitude: 99.74 W

Area code: 605

Harrold household income distribution Harrold home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

2.7%
South Dakota:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +42 (+25.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (37%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (18%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (16%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (18%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (35%)
  • Transportation occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Harrold: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Harrold, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Harrold-area historical tornado activity is below South Dakota state average. It is 37% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/3/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.5 miles away from the Harrold town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 7/9/1971, a category F3 tornado 31.3 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Harrold-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Dakota state average. It is 56% 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 537.7 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 26.8 miles away from Harrold 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 327.5 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 128.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 197.2 miles away from Harrold center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 306.4 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 Hughes County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Harrold topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Harrold:

  • HIGHMORE HEALTH (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; HIGHMORE, SD)

Airports located in Harrold:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Harrold:

  • Northern State University (about 89 miles; Aberdeen, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,203)
  • South Dakota State University (about 147 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • University of Mary (about 161 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 162 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Bismarck State College (about 168 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 175 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • University of South Dakota (about 186 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)

Public high school in Harrold:

Public elementary/middle schools in Harrold:

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

Tourist attraction: Krull Ranch (Tours & Charters; 31848 207th Street).

Hughes 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 2013: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  63.2%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.0%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Harrold 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 significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.2
South Dakota average:

10.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (59%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Harrold town (based on Hughes County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,28011
Evangelical Protestant4,54519
Catholic2,8223
Other4103
None3,965-
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: 4
Hughes County:

2.37 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Hughes County:

8.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

10.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Hughes County:

28.3%
South Dakota:

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

19.0%
State:

14.9%
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 4$1,755
Totals for Government 0$0 4$1,755

8.73% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,252 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.73%
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 Stanley County, SD  0.95% ($39,544 average AGI)
from Minnehaha County, SD  0.65% ($25,745)
from Pennington County, SD  0.63% ($31,711)


8.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,966 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.19%
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 Stanley County, SD  0.98% ($46,357 average AGI)
to Minnehaha County, SD  0.76% ($24,148)
to Pennington County, SD  0.62% ($33,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Harrold:

  • KGFX (1060 AM; 10 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KKAA (1560 AM; 10 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KCCR (1240 AM; 1 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KSDN (930 AM; 5 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOLY (1300 AM; 5 kW; MOBRIDGE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOKK (1210 AM; 5 kW; HURON, SD; Owner: DAKOTA COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • KWYR (1260 AM; 5 kW; WINNER, SD; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO CORP.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Harrold:

  • 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)

TV broadcast stations around Harrold:

  • KTSD-TV (Channel 10; PIERRE, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • KPRY-TV (Channel 4; PIERRE, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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  • Sd Hwy 34 & 322nd Ave. (Lat: 44.280306 Lon: -99.724028), Type: Mast, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: KNKN298
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/16/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Michael P Goggin
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (469) 229-7471, Fax: (469) 229-7297, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • County Hwy Shed And Office (Lat: 44.524972 Lon: -99.746222), Call Sign: KHI79
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.785 MHz, 153.845 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/15/1997, Expiration Date: 11/05/2002, Cancellation Date: 02/09/2003
    Registrant: County Of Hughes, 3200 E Hwy 34, Pierre, SD 57501, Phone: (605) 224-8645
  • Lat: 44.123611 Lon: -99.672611, Call Sign: KZD968
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.975 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/18/2011, Expiration Date: 07/29/2021
    Registrant: Western Communications, Inc., 3106 S. Highway 79, Rapid City, SD 57701-4119, Phone: (605) 342-7885, Fax: (605) 348-6664, Email:
  • L4, North Of The Corner Of Hwy 34 And West Of 322nd Avenue, Hughes Co. (Lat: 44.281639 Lon: -99.725750), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 58 m, Call Sign: WPUJ966
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.805 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/24/2011, Expiration Date: 03/19/2022, Certifier: Robert J Fines
    Registrant: Western Communications, 3106 Cambell St, Rapid City, SD 57701, Phone: (605) 224-2054, Fax: (605) 224-8603, Email:
  • Lat: 44.521833 Lon: -99.747111, Call Sign: WPYV613
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.960 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/07/2003, Expiration Date: 11/07/2013, Certifier: Dale Bilyord
    Registrant: Western Communications, 3101 Airport Rd., Pierre, SD 57501, Phone: (605) 224-2054, Fax: (605) 224-8603, Email:
  • North Of Hwy 34 And West Of 322nd Avenue, Hughes Co (Lat: 44.281639 Lon: -99.725750), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 58 m, Call Sign: WQDA257
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.055 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/06/2005, Expiration Date: 07/06/2015, Certifier: Michael Meyer
    Registrant: Communications Center, Inc., Pierre, SD 57501, Phone: (605) 224-1676, Fax: (605) 224-1677, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-502B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-34AG (750 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 421CA , Serial Number: 502B-2672, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 05/08/2009
    Registrant (Corporation): Custom Air Inc, 32080 Us Hwy 14, Harrold, SD 57536
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4383Z , Serial Number: 18-8683, Year manufactured: 1968
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Arthur M Bollweg, Po Box 5, Harrold, SD 57536, Other Owners: Judy K Bollweg
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-502B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-34AG (750 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 511LA , Serial Number: 502B-2611, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 05/17/2007
    Registrant (Corporation): Custom Air Inc, 32080 U S Hwy 14, Harrold, SD 57536
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-402A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SERIES (500 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 60662 , Serial Number: 402A-0968, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 11/29/1994
    Registrant (Corporation): Custom Air Inc, Po Box 5, Harrold, SD 57536

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 10
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Harrold

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Harrold, SD
Most common first names in Harrold, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Henry677.7 years
John680.0 years
Bertha493.8 years
Albert378.7 years
George385.0 years
Herman379.0 years
Joseph377.0 years
Peter389.0 years
Richard374.7 years
Rose391.3 years
Most common last names in Harrold, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Galinat675.7 years
Gregg683.6 years
Peterson687.0 years
Mascher484.3 years
Heintz480.7 years
Ingle483.0 years
Krull481.7 years
Winckler478.2 years
Fallis367.3 years
Hobert374.6 years
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