Lennox, South Dakota

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Population in 2014: 2,264 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.1%
 
Males: 1,048  (46.3%)
Females: 1,216  (53.7%)
Median resident age:  43.0 years
South Dakota median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 57039.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $53,872 (it was $35,217 in 2000)
Lennox:

$53,872
SD:

$54,467

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,123 (it was $15,940 in 2000)

Lennox city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $106,914 (it was $78,400 in 2000)
Lennox:

$106,914
SD:

$160,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $117,441; Detached houses: $121,235; Mobile homes: $55,154

Median gross rent in 2016: $785.

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  • Races in Lennox, SD (2010)

    Lennox races chart
    • 2,05397.3%White alone
    • 231.1%Hispanic
    • 130.6%American Indian alone
    • 110.5%Two or more races
    • 80.4%Asian alone
    • 30.1%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lennox: 78.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (50.5%), Norwegian (10.2%), American (7.1%), Dutch (3.8%), Danish (2.5%), Irish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 5/19/1889

Elevation: 1338 feet

Land area: 1.09 square miles.

Population density: 2,071 people per square mile   (low).

Lennox, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Lennox:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lennox city:

  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 47.1%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 11.9%
  • Divorced: 16.4%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.1%
South Dakota:

3.2%



According to our research of South Dakota and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Lennox, South Dakota as of November 14, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Lennox to the number of sex offenders is 194 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,981 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,828 (1.7%)

Lennox satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (15.1 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (151.7 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (480.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Chancellor, SD (2.2 miles ), Worthing, SD (2.6 miles ), Tea, SD (2.7 miles ), Davis, SD (2.9 miles) , Hurley, SD (3.3 miles ), Harrisburg, SD (3.4 miles ), Parker, SD (3.5 miles ), Shindler, SD (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $92,100
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $67,200
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $105,500
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $114,300
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $99,100
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $121,100
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $121,100
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $121,100
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $121,100
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $118,900
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,400
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $25,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $145,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.35 N, Longitude: 96.90 W

Area code: 605

Lennox household income distribution Lennox home values distribution

Crime rates in Lennox by Year
Type 2003 2004 2006 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 000000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.043.40.0
Rapes 000000000101
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.044.20.043.4
Robberies 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 200300112051
per 100,000 101.20.00.0105.40.00.046.844.989.70.0217.243.4
Burglaries 011131410221
per 100,000 0.051.447.435.1122.334.2187.244.90.088.386.943.4
Theft 1136114888637
per 100,000 50.651.4142.3210.8448.4137.0374.4359.6358.9265.0130.3303.8
Auto thefts 000010011101
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.040.80.00.044.944.944.20.043.4
Arson 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 271.7) 23.25.99.032.029.87.937.430.135.955.7141.662.1

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Lennox detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
South Dakota average:

1.61
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.2%
South Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +266 (+15.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (24%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (15%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Lennox, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Lennox, South Dakota average temperatures Lennox, South Dakota average precipitation Lennox, South Dakota humidity Lennox, South Dakota wind speed Lennox, South Dakota snowfall Lennox, South Dakota sunshine Lennox, South Dakota clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Lennox-area historical tornado activity is above South Dakota state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.3 miles away from the Lennox city center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1993, a category F4 tornado 25.4 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lennox-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 138.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 165.6 miles away from Lennox 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 108.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 689.3 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
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 84.7 miles away from Lennox center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 163.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lennox topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Lennox:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY LENNOX (405 EAST 5TH AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Lennox:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • COMPASSIONATE CARE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY SIOUX FALLS VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - COVINGTON HEIGHTS (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • HILLTOP HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PARKER, SD)
  • ASERACARE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • AVERA HEART HOSPITAL OF SOUTH DAKOTA Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; SIOUX FALLS, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lennox:

  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 17 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,386)
  • University of South Dakota (about 40 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 67 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • South Dakota State University (about 68 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Wayne State College (about 78 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • Northeast Community College (about 94 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 95 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)

Public high school in Lennox:

Public elementary/middle schools in Lennox:

See full list of schools located in Lennox

Library in Lennox:

  • LENNOX COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $37,605; Location: 208 W. 5TH; 13,382 books; 194 audio materials; 245 video materials; 24 state licensed databases; 12 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Lennox: Lennox Fire Department (A), Lennox City Hall (B), Lennox Community Library (C), Lennox Area Ambulance (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Countryside Convenience (47073 USHighway 18).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 82.4. This is about average.

City:

82.4
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.183. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.183
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.98. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.98
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.507. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.507
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 37.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 21.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.92
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 5.6%
(5.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 87.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.4%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
78 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
71 people in nursing homes in 2000

Lennox, South Dakota environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Lennox (2011 data):

  • Home Federal Bank: S Main St Branch at 209 South Main Street, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,224.2 mil, Deposits: $946.5 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 34 total offices
  • Valley Exchange Bank: at 214 S Main St., branch established on 1883/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $62.9 mil, Deposits: $55.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Lincoln Investment Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
South Dakota average:

10.5

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

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Religion statistics for Lennox city (based on Lincoln County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,45919
Evangelical Protestant5,90126
Catholic1,7064
Other1891
None27,573-
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
Lincoln County:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

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

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Lincoln County:

4.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Here:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.2%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Lincoln County:

25.1%
South Dakota:

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

13.1%
State:

14.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.4%
South Dakota:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.1%
South Dakota:

46.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
South Dakota:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lennox:

19.7%
South Dakota:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.9%
South Dakota:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Lennox:

6.8
South Dakota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Lennox:

34.6%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Lennox:

55.3%
South Dakota:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Lennox:

76.5%
State:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lennox, SD Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$4,413$52,9560$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,091$48,54613$1,750
Police Protection - Officers 4$13,348$40,0443$669
Streets and Highways 2$6,978$41,8680$0
Health 0$0 5$2,674
Solid Waste Management 1$2,624$31,4880$0
Sewerage 0$0 1$2,702
Water Supply 1$3,443$41,3161$1,875
Local Libraries 0$0 3$2,233
Totals for Government 11$38,897$42,43326$11,903

Lennox government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $96,000 ($42.40)
    General: $54,000 ($23.85)
    Regular Highways: $50,000 ($22.08)
    Sewerage: $32,000 ($14.13)
    Water Utilities: $18,000 ($7.95)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $211,000 ($93.20)
    Regular Highways: $199,000 ($87.90)
    Police Protection: $165,000 ($72.88)
    Sewerage: $129,000 ($56.98)
    Financial Administration: $93,000 ($41.08)
    Parks & Recreation: $70,000 ($30.92)
    Libraries: $25,000 ($11.04)
    Health Services - Other: $25,000 ($11.04)
    Fire Protection: $17,000 ($7.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($4.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $53,000 ($23.41)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $16,000 ($7.07)
    Fire Protection: $15,000 ($6.63)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($5.30)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($4.42)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($2.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($2.21)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($1.77)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($1.77)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $334,000 ($147.53)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $24,000 ($10.60)

Lennox government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $195,000 ($86.13)
    All Other: $67,000 ($29.59)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $20,000 ($8.83)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $8,000 ($3.53)
    General Support: $1,000 ($0.44)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $91,000 ($40.19)
    Interest Earnings: $39,000 ($17.23)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $307,000 ($135.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $29,000 ($12.81)
    General Support: $14,000 ($6.18)
  • Tax - Property: $535,000 ($236.31)
    Total General Sales: $265,000 ($117.05)
    NEC: $12,000 ($5.30)

Lennox government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $421,000 ($185.95)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,124,000 ($496.47)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,021,000 ($450.97)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $363,000 ($160.34)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $103,000 ($45.49)
    Water Utilities: $58,000 ($25.62)

Lennox government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $6,000 ($2.65)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $181,000 ($79.95)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $136,000 ($60.07)

12.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,017 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.52%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  6.66% ($48,425 average AGI)
from Brookings County, SD  0.28% ($67,800)
from Clay County, SD  0.18% ($32,875)


10.24% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,397 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.24%
South Dakota average:

7.77%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($273 average AGI)
Lincoln County:

0.06%
South Dakota average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Minnehaha County, SD  5.53% ($45,824 average AGI)
to Turner County, SD  0.21% ($42,838)
to Hennepin County, MN  0.18% ($41,581)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lennox:

  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KNWC (1270 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KELO (1320 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWSN (1230 AM; 1 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSQB (1520 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: L A SKYWAVE, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lennox:

  • KELO-FM (92.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KNWC-FM (96.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KYBB (102.7 FM; CANTON, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA B/C COMPANY)
  • KMXC (97.3 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KKLS-FM (104.7 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KIKN-FM (100.5 FM; SALEM, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA B/CNG. COMPANY)
  • KUSD (89.7 FM; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: S/DAKOTA BD OF DIR FOR ED. TELECOMUN)
  • KRRO (103.7 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • KVCF (90.5 FM; FREEMAN, SD; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • KTWB (101.9 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KVHT (106.3 FM; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: CULHANE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCFS (94.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SIOUX FALLS)
  • KCSD (90.9 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SIOUX FALLS)
  • KAUR (89.1 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE ASSOCIATION)
  • KRSD (88.1 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • K261CI (100.1 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA B/CNG COMPANY)
  • K252DG (98.3 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: CHRISTIAN HERITAGE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lennox:

  • KTTW (Channel 17; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KELO-TV (Channel 11; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KDLT-TV (Channel 46; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • KSFY-TV (Channel 13; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • K67GH (Channel 67; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAUN (Channel 36; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RAPID BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDLV-TV (Channel 5; MITCHELL, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K53EG (Channel 53; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SIOUXLAND CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING)
  • KUSD-TV (Channel 2; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • K56GF (Channel 56; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K52ES (Channel 52; NORFOLK, NE; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K48DK (Channel 48; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: STUART E. MOEN)
  • KXWB-LP (Channel 42; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RAPID BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCSD-TV (Channel 23; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • KCPO-LP (Channel 26; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: G.I.G., INC.)
  • KBNW-LP (Channel 44; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RAPID BROADCASTING COMPANY)
Lennox fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Lennox fatal accident list:

Mar 6, 2001 03:30 PM, 1st & Main, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 9, 1987 10:19 PM, Sd 17, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Lat: 43.337778 Lon: -96.827222, Call Sign: WPED942
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.075 MHz, 457.400 MHzGrant Date: 01/09/2014, Expiration Date: 02/03/2024Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • W Prairie Ps 3.5 Km E 5.8 Km S (Lat: 43.301639 Lon: -96.845333), Type: Pole, Structure height: 7 m, Call Sign: WPKA486
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.600 MHzGrant Date: 01/03/1997, Expiration Date: 01/03/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002, Certifier: John SieversRegistrant: Dynamic Systems Inc, 6819 Washington Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55439-1502, Fax: (612) 941-9502
  • Lat: 43.345528 Lon: -96.891417, Call Sign: WQDY885
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1400 MHz, 72.2200 MHzGrant Date: 09/11/2015, Expiration Date: 12/05/2025, Certifier: Brian LuedersRegistrant: Primex Wireless, Inc, 965 Wells St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464, Fax: (262) 248-0455
  • Lat: 43.332222 Lon: -96.930000, Call Sign: WQMP770
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.862 MHzGrant Date: 10/18/2010, Expiration Date: 10/18/2020, Certifier: Steve SinningRegistrant: Sioux Falls Two-Way Radio Service Inc, 700 E 3rd St, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 334-9816, Fax: (605) 334-1554, Email:
  • Lat: 43.351111 Lon: -96.894722, Call Sign: WQOR888
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.712 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/2012, Expiration Date: 01/11/2022, Certifier: Nels ChristensenRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E# 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • 200 E Poplar Dr (Lat: 43.347222 Lon: -96.890000), Call Sign: WQOS928
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.887 MHzGrant Date: 01/20/2012, Expiration Date: 01/20/2022, Certifier: Cameron HerlynRegistrant: Sioux Falls Two Way Radio Svc. Inc., 700 E 3rd St, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 334-9816, Fax: (605) 334-1554, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • State Highway 17, 2 Miles North Of Lennox (Lat: 43.333583 Lon: -96.866972), Call Sign: KNKO848, Licensee ID: L00113255
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.350 MHzGrant Date: 05/18/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2009Registrant: Vantek Communications, Inc.

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lennox)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: BRAUNSCHMIDT ROBERT RV-9A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 109RJ , Serial Number: 90201, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 12/07/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Robert J Braunschmidt, 46879 274th St, Lennox, SD 57039
  • Aircraft: VANS AIRCRAFT INC RV-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 112KK , Serial Number: 120427, Year manufactured: 2013, Airworthiness Date: 06/13/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Kim G Kusch, 46951 282nd St, Lennox, SD 57039
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-145A SERIES (55 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 24444 , Serial Number: 1781, Year manufactured: 1940, Airworthiness Date: 08/26/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Kim G Kusch, 46951 282nd St, Lennox, SD 57039
  • Aircraft: BORG BRUCE L TORNADO II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 494BB , Serial Number: 001, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 09/15/1994
    Registrant (Individual): Mark A Eitreim, 220 E 6th Ave, Lennox, SD 57039
  • Aircraft: BRAUNSCHMIDT ROBERT RV-7A VANS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360-J2A (145 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 549LM , Serial Number: 71419, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 07/22/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Robert J Braunschmidt, 46879 274th St, Lennox, SD 57039

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

LENNOX (Population served: 2,111, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 14
  • Hazardous Condition: 7

Incident types - Lennox

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lennox, SD
Most common first names in Lennox, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5279.8 years
Henry2682.1 years
George2684.7 years
Anna2485.9 years
Tena1687.2 years
William1579.0 years
Mary1582.7 years
Minnie1587.6 years
Jennie1487.7 years
Dick1481.3 years
Most common last names in Lennox, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2779.7 years
Smit2182.6 years
Plucker2082.0 years
Buus1680.8 years
Sinning1681.1 years
Knock1582.0 years
Bossman1580.4 years
Meyer1582.2 years
Kuper1473.4 years
Poppenga1377.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Businesses in Lennox, SD

  • H&R Block: 1

Lennox 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 2 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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