Herrick, South Dakota

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Population in 2014: 104 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.0%
 
Males: 60  (57.7%)
Females: 44  (42.3%)
Median resident age:  44.5 years
South Dakota median age:  36.8 years

Zip code: 57538

Estimated median household income in 2016: $48,372 (it was $23,056 in 2000)
Herrick:

$48,372
SD:

$54,467

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,767 (it was $11,906 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $57,839 (it was $13,900 in 2000)
Herrick:

$57,839
SD:

$160,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $61,702; Detached houses: $63,434; Mobile homes: $47,772

Median gross rent in 2016: $913.

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  • Races in Herrick, SD (2010)

    Herrick races chart
    • 8681.9%White alone
    • 109.5%Two or more races
    • 87.6%American Indian alone
    • 11.0%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Herrick: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: European (16.9%), German (15.3%), Czech (6.8%), Norwegian (3.4%), Danish (1.7%), English (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2155 feet

Land area: 0.51 square miles.

Population density: 202 people per square mile   (very low).

Herrick, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Herrick:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Herrick town:

  • Never married: 13.4%
  • Now married: 75.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 2.1%



According to our research of South Dakota and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Herrick, South Dakota as of December 11, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Herrick to the number of sex offenders is 130 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $667 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $529 (0.6%)

Herrick satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (127.1 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (205.3 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (593.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: St. Charles, SD (2.3 miles) , Burke, SD (2.6 miles ), Naper, NE (3.4 miles) , Bonesteel, SD (3.5 miles ), Gregory, SD (3.8 miles ), Fairfax, SD (4.0 miles) , Dallas, SD (4.3 miles) , Anoka, NE (4.6 miles) .

Latitude: 43.12 N, Longitude: 99.19 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 605

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

3.4%
South Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -33 (-23.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (29%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (50%)
  • Retail trade (31%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Construction (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (36%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (25%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (25%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (3%)

Average climate in Herrick, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 5/8/1965, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 27.9 miles away from the Herrick town center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/29/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.5 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Herrick-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Dakota state average. It is 57% 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 580.2 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 76.8 miles away from Herrick 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 28.3 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 327.6 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 59.2 miles away from Herrick center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 235.4 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 Gregory County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Herrick topographic map

Birthplace of: Dick Ward - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Herrick:

  • AVERA ROSEBUD COUNTRY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; GREGORY, SD)
  • AVERA GREGORY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; GREGORY, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Herrick:

  • University of South Dakota (about 117 miles; Vermillion, SD; Full-time enrollment: 7,328)
  • Northeast Community College (about 118 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 126 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Wayne State College (about 127 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • South Dakota State University (about 147 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 151 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • Central Community College (about 160 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)

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Gregory County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 28.9%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 66.7% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.2%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  0.0%
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:

9.6
South Dakota average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Herrick town (based on Gregory County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,1074
Evangelical Protestant1,0256
Mainline Protestant89113
Other11
None1,247-
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: 6
Gregory County:

14.64 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Gregory County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Gregory County:

14.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

24.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Gregory County:

29.2%
South Dakota:

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

17.1%
State:

14.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

43.8%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Herrick:

50.0%
South Dakota:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Herrick:

33.8
South Dakota:

28.7

Average hours sleeping at night:
Herrick:

5.3
South Dakota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Herrick:

50.0%
South Dakota:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

56.3%
South Dakota:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

90.0%
South Dakota:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Herrick, 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$250
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$38
Totals for Government 0$0 4$288

3.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,250 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.77%
South Dakota average:

7.96%

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

5.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,537 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.49%
South Dakota average:

7.77%

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

Strongest AM radio stations in Herrick:

  • KWYR (1260 AM; 5 kW; WINNER, SD; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO CORP.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KVSH (940 AM; 5 kW; VALENTINE, NE; Owner: HEART CITY RADIO COMPANY)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KGFX (1060 AM; 10 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Herrick:

  • KVCX (101.5 FM; GREGORY, SD; Owner: VCY/AMERICA, INC)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Herrick Mm- Adams Ave & 8th St (Lat: 43.113583 Lon: -99.188139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 7.3 m, Call Sign: WQCD351
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.362 MHzGrant Date: 02/03/2005, Expiration Date: 02/03/2015, Cancellation Date: 04/11/2015, Certifier: Neil FrankRegistrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S Pflumm Rd, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (58%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Wood (10%)

Herrick compared to South Dakota state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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