Hoven, South Dakota

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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 6.2%

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

2.40
South Dakota average:

1.90
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Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.4%
South Dakota:

3.3%
Most common industries in Hoven, SD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (10.7%)
  • Health care (10.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.7%)
  • Food (8.0%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (19.2%)
  • Construction (12.8%)
  • Food (10.3%)
  • Truck transportation (9.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (8.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.7%)
  • Educational services (6.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (16.8%)
  • Educational services (15.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.7%)
  • Food (5.6%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
Most common occupations in Hoven, SD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (8.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (16.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.4%)
  • Construction laborers (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.2%)

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 significantly above South Dakota state average. It is 51% greater 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 Hoven 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 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 349.6 miles away from Hoven center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 183.6 miles away from Hoven center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 310.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 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 (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hoven topographic map

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:

See full list of schools located in Hoven

Points of interest:

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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).

Birthplace of: Ron Beitelspacher - Politician.

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

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)
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 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
South Dakota average:

10.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Hoven
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hoven, SD (based on Potter County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
State:

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

18.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.74 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

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:

55.1%
State:

51.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hoven:

41.9%
South Dakota:

49.4%

Average BMI:
Hoven:

28.3
South Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hoven:

28.0%
South Dakota:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.3%
South Dakota:

9.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
South Dakota:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

22.7%
State:

34.1%

General health condition:
This city:

49.2%
South Dakota:

58.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

85.4%
State:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hoven, SD Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Welfare 5$7,263$17,4310$0
Other and Unallocable 4$12,053$36,1590$0
Streets and Highways 2$12,261$73,5660$0
Financial Administration 2$4,519$27,1140$0
Totals for Government 13$36,096$33,3190$0

Hoven government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Air Transportation: $141,000 ($385.25)
    Health - Other: $127,000 ($346.99)
    Water Utilities: $82,000 ($224.04)
    Regular Highways: $76,000 ($207.65)
    Sewerage: $75,000 ($204.92)
    Financial Administration: $72,000 ($196.72)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $24,000 ($65.57)
    Local Fire Protection: $18,000 ($49.18)
    Central Staff Services: $13,000 ($35.52)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($10.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($8.20)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $115,000 ($314.21)

Hoven government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $114,000 ($311.48)
    Sewerage: $82,000 ($224.04)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($38.25)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($21.86)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $94,000 ($256.83)
  • State Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $273,000 ($745.90)
    Highways: $2,000 ($5.46)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($5.46)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $186,000 ($508.20)
    Property: $139,000 ($379.78)
    Other License: $1,000 ($2.73)

Hoven government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $750,000 ($2049.18)

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
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 6.2mTotal length
  • $30,000Total costs
  • 811Total average daily traffic
  • 156Total average daily truck traffic
  • 832Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • City Water Tower (Lat: 45.242194 Lon: -99.775389), Call Sign: KGW855,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, 155.385 MHz, Grant Date: 03/30/2021, Expiration Date: 04/01/2031, Registrant: Bit/Src Engineering, 1302 E. Hwy. 14, Suite 8, Pierre, SD 57501, Phone: (605) 773-4635, Email:
  • 5 Blks S & 3 Blks E Po (Lat: 45.238861 Lon: -99.775667), Call Sign: WXM290, Licensee ID: L00089140,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.725 MHz, Grant Date: 07/13/1998, Expiration Date: 07/29/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/28/2003, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 05/12/2011, Expiration Date: 05/12/2021, Certifier: Wendy Rausch, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 05/15/2013, Expiration Date: 05/15/2023, Certifier: Richard Kaup, Registrant: Dakota Electronics, 423 Brown County 19 South, Aberdeen, SD 57401, Phone: (605) 225-1672, Fax: (605) 225-1673, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • 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, N3465Z, N-3465Z, Serial Number: 22-7387, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 03/01/1960, Certificate Issue Date: 01/26/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Trent L Lutter, 96 7th Ave E, 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, N6975Q, N-6975Q, Serial Number: MA-338, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 11/13/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 11/12/2003
    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, N8596G, N-8596G, Serial Number: A110CDR, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 01/15/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 04/03/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph E Arbach, 14384 320th Ave, Hoven, SD 57450

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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hoven, SD
  • 43.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 29.3%Electricity
  • 17.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 10.3%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hoven, SD
  • 34.8%Electricity
  • 34.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 30.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Hoven 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 significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage 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.
There are 3 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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