For population 25 years and over in Mission:
For population 15 years and over in Mission city:
26 residents are foreign born (1.0% Europe, 0.7% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,071 (1.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (139.2 miles , pop. 59,607).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (267.6 miles , pop. 225,581).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (668.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Antelope, SD (1.1 miles ), White Horse, SD (1.7 miles) , Rosebud, SD (3.3 miles ), Soldier Creek, SD (3.4 miles ), Two Strike, SD (3.6 miles) , Okreek, SD (3.8 miles ), Wood, SD (4.0 miles) , St. Francis, SD (4.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.31 N, Longitude: 100.66 W
Area code: 605
Population change in the 1990s: +170 (+23.2%).
Work and jobs in Mission: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mission, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Mission-area historical tornado activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/8/1965, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 51.8 miles away from the Mission city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/15/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.6 miles away from the city center injured one person.
Earthquake activity:Mission-area historical earthquake activity is above South Dakota state average. It is 91% 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 88.4 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 96.5 miles away from Mission center
On 5/25/2003 at 07:32:33, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/28/1990 at 04:59:59, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/20/1993 at 13:08:10, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 52.3 miles away from Mission center
On 1/25/1994 at 02:44:39, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.8 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 Todd County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in Mission:
College/University in Mission:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mission:
Public high schools in Mission:
Public elementary/middle schools in Mission:
See full list of schools located in Mission, map of school districts: TODD COUNTY 66-1
Private elementary/middle school in Mission:
Library in Mission:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.8. This is about average. There were 16 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 20.5. This is about average. There were 16 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.0. This is about average. There were 11 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 43.2%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 94.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.8% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 60.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
51 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children in 2000
Mission compared to South Dakota state average:
Banks with branches in Mission (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Mission city (based on Todd County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.20%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
6.28% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,188 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.40% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,924 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Mission:
Strongest FM radio stations in Mission:
Mission, South Dakota:See more detailed statistics of Mission fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,400
Total average daily truck traffic: 28
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 1,400
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Mission)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
Businesses in Mission, SD
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.