Hoven, South Dakota

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Population in 2014: 407 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -20.4%
Males: 163  (40.1%)
Females: 244  (59.9%)
Median resident age:  55.3 years
South Dakota median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 57450.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,827 (it was $28,942 in 2000)
Hoven:

$47,827
SD:

$54,467

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,777 (it was $16,809 in 2000)

Hoven town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $64,850 (it was $43,800 in 2000)
Hoven:

$64,850
SD:

$160,700

Median gross rent in 2016: $535.

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  • Races in Hoven, SD (2010)

    Hoven races chart
    • 39597.3%White alone
    • 41.0%Two or more races
    • 30.7%Asian alone
    • 30.7%Hispanic
    • 10.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hoven: 76.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (75.2%), American (3.2%), English (3.2%), Swedish (2.8%), Norwegian (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1927

Elevation: 1902 feet

Land area: 0.30 square miles.

Population density: 1,341 people per square mile   (low).

Hoven, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Hoven:

  • High school or higher: 84.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hoven town:

  • Never married: 16.6%
  • Now married: 55.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 16.3%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,008 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,260 (1.9%)

Hoven satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bismarck, ND (118.9 miles , pop. 55,532).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (318.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (649.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Tolstoy, SD (2.9 miles) , Lowry, SD (3.4 miles) , Lebanon, SD (3.4 miles) , Onaka, SD (3.9 miles) , Bowdle, SD (4.0 miles ), Akaska, SD (4.2 miles) , Seneca, SD (4.2 miles) , Gettysburg, SD (4.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $75,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.24 N, Longitude: 99.78 W

Area code: 605

Hoven household income distribution Hoven home values distribution

Crime rates in Hoven by Year
Type 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Theft 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Auto thefts 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 264.4) 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0

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Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.40
South Dakota average:

1.96
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.6%
South Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -1 (-0.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Information (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Hoven, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hoven-area historical tornado activity is below South Dakota state average. It is 35% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.7 miles away from the Hoven town center .

On 6/20/1968, a category F3 tornado 21.7 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Hoven-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 67% 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 534.6 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 73.4 miles away from Hoven 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 349.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 183.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 310.0 miles away from Hoven 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 176.6 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 Potter County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hoven topographic map

Birthplace of: Ron Beitelspacher - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Hoven:

  • HOLY INFANT HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, "512 MAIN STREET, BOX 158")

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hoven:

  • BOWDLE NH (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; BOWDLE, SD)
  • BOWDLE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; BOWDLE, SD)

airports located in Hoven:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hoven:

  • Northern State University (about 65 miles; Aberdeen, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,203)
  • University of Mary (about 113 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • Bismarck State College (about 121 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 3,015)
  • South Dakota State University (about 161 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 169 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 183 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 183 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)

Public high school in Hoven:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hoven:

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Notable locations in Hoven: Hoven Volunteer Fire Department Incorporated (A), Hoven City Hall (B), Hoven Ambulance Service (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Hawk's Nest (3 BLKS OFF MAIN), Country Side Motel (782 Main Street).

Potter 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 2016: 15.1%
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  59.4%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.1%
Whole state:  6.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported
14 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
13 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Hoven (2011 data):

  • Plains Commerce Bank: at 220 Main Street, branch established on 1931/07/16. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $414.8 mil, Deposits: $344.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
South Dakota average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hoven town (based on Potter County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,2452
Evangelical Protestant5126
Mainline Protestant3953
Other351
None142-
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
Potter County:

13.74 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

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

18.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

13.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Potter County:

27.0%
South Dakota:

27.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

58.5%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hoven:

44.6%
South Dakota:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Hoven:

26.0
South Dakota:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hoven:

20.1%
South Dakota:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

15.0%
South Dakota:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
South Dakota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

16.2%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

52.8%
South Dakota:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

87.9%
State:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hoven, 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 1$2,130$25,5601$204
Streets and Highways 1$3,505$42,0601$702
Health 0$0 9$150
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$135
Other and Unallocable 1$2,360$28,3205$2,769
Totals for Government 3$7,995$31,98017$3,960

4.33% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,978 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.33%
South Dakota average:

7.96%

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

4.97% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,750 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.97%
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 Hoven:

  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KOLY (1300 AM; 5 kW; MOBRIDGE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGFX (1060 AM; 10 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKAA (1560 AM; 10 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSDN (930 AM; 5 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KBMR (1130 AM; 10 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KFYR (550 AM; 5 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hoven:

  • KQSD-FM (91.9 FM; LOWRY, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • KMLO (100.7 FM; LOWRY, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K214BH (90.7 FM; GETTYSBURG, SD; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)

TV broadcast stations around Hoven:

  • KQSD-TV (Channel 11; LOWRY, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)

Hoven fatal accident list:

Jul 6, 1977 08:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 3

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hoven)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • City Water Tower (Lat: 45.242194 Lon: -99.775389), Call Sign: KGW855
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, 155.385 MHzGrant Date: 01/05/2011, Expiration Date: 04/01/2021Registrant: Bit/Src Engineering, 1302 E. Hwy. 14, Suite 8, Pierre, SD 57501, Phone: (605) 773-4635, Fax: (605) 773-7979, Email:
  • 5 Blks S & 3 Blks E Po (Lat: 45.238861 Lon: -99.775667), Call Sign: WXM290, Licensee ID: L00089140
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.725 MHzGrant Date: 07/13/1998, Expiration Date: 07/29/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/28/2003Registrant: Frost, Clarence J, Box 55, Hoven, SD 57450
  • .9 Miles West Of Town, Near Lagoon (Lat: 45.238389 Lon: -99.793917), Type: Pole, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 6.5 m, Call Sign: WQNS819
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.012 MHzGrant Date: 05/12/2011, Expiration Date: 05/12/2021, Certifier: Wendy RauschRegistrant: Larson Data Communications, 305 N Lawler St., Mitchell, SD 57301, Phone: (605) 996-5521, Fax: (605) 996-5642, Email:
  • Lat: 45.289861 Lon: -99.728583, Call Sign: WQRH558
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.650 MHzGrant Date: 05/15/2013, Expiration Date: 05/15/2023, Certifier: Richard KaupRegistrant: Dakota Electronics, 423 Brown County 19 South, Aberdeen, SD 57401, Phone: (605) 225-1672, Fax: (605) 225-1673, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-160 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3465Z , Serial Number: 22-7387, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 03/01/1960
    Registrant (Individual): Trent L Lutter, 96 7th Ave E, Hoven, SD 57450
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6349N , Serial Number: 151, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 05/03/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 14639 318th Ave, Hoven, SD 57450
  • Aircraft: BEECH A23-24 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 116 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6975Q , Serial Number: MA-338, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 11/13/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Mark J Weber, Po Box 187, Hoven, SD 57450
  • Aircraft: CONDOR 2 PLACE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582UL DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 8596G , Serial Number: A110CDR, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 01/15/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph E Arbach, 14384 320th Ave, Hoven, SD 57450

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

HOVEN (Population served: 406, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Public Education - Between AUG-02-2010 and APR-25-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (AUG-02-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-25-2011)
  • Public Education - Between FEB-03-2010 and APR-25-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (FEB-03-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-25-2011)
Most common first names in Hoven, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1083.7 years
Frank1080.2 years
John984.1 years
Rose884.0 years
Anna788.3 years
George784.1 years
William785.8 years
Ben583.4 years
Fred579.4 years
Gertrude583.2 years
Most common last names in Hoven, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Simon1881.1 years
Arbach1482.1 years
Schmidt1181.3 years
Schaefer1080.1 years
Frost981.9 years
Stuwe767.1 years
Kaiser780.6 years
Duenwald781.6 years
Weiss683.0 years
Rausch684.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (33%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (25%)
  • Utility gas (5%)
  • Wood (2%)

Hoven 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 above 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.
There are 3 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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