Murdo, South Dakota

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Population in 2017: 452 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -26.1%
Males: 269  (59.6%)
Females: 183  (40.4%)
Median resident age:

54.2 years
South Dakota median age:

36.9 years

Zip codes: 57559.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,226 (it was $30,104 in 2000)
Murdo:

$48,226
SD:

$56,521

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,991 (it was $16,008 in 2000)

Murdo city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $94,740 (it was $42,000 in 2000)
Murdo:

$94,740
SD:

$167,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $81,149; detached houses: $93,693; mobile homes: $47,607

Median gross rent in 2017: $400.

March 2019 cost of living index in Murdo: 75.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.5%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.9% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Murdo, SD (2010)
    • 45493.0%White alone
    • 173.5%American Indian alone
    • 122.5%Two or more races
    • 40.8%Hispanic
    • 10.2%Black alone

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


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.24
South Dakota average:

1.92
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Ancestries: German (26.2%), American (17.4%), Norwegian (7.4%), Czech (6.0%), Irish (6.0%), English (5.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 9/15/1908

Elevation: 2326 feet

Land area: 0.63 square miles.

Population density: 712 people per square mile   (low).

Murdo, South Dakota map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
South Dakota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $831 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $697 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (125.9 miles , pop. 59,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (296.4 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (674.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Draper, SD (3.0 miles),
Okaton, SD (3.2 miles),
Vivian, SD (4.6 miles),
White River, SD (4.7 miles ),
Midland, SD (5.1 miles),
Belvidere, SD (5.3 miles),
Wood, SD (5.4 miles),
Presho, SD (5.7 miles )

Latitude: 43.89 N, Longitude: 100.71 W

Area code: 605

Distribution of median household income in Murdo, SD in 2017
Distribution of house value in Murdo, SD in 2017
Murdo satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $78,700
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Murdo, SD residents
Average permit cost in Murdo, SD
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
South Dakota:

3.1%
Most common industries in Murdo, SD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (14.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.8%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Truck transportation (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (13.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.7%)
  • Truck transportation (7.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.1%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (22.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.8%)
  • Public administration (7.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Health care (4.7%)
  • Gasoline stations (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Murdo, SD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Cashiers (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.0%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.0%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (12.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.7%)
  • Cashiers (6.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.7%)

Average climate in Murdo, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Murdo-area historical tornado activity is significantly below South Dakota state average. It is 50% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/1965, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 62.7 miles away from the Murdo city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/23/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.6 miles away from the city center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Murdo-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Dakota state average. It is 47% 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 494.8 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 68.5 miles away from Murdo 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 265.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 260.2 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 119.8 miles away from Murdo center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 262.2 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 Jones County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Murdo topographic map

Airports located in Murdo:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Murdo:

  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 125 miles; Rapid City, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,102)
  • Chadron State College (about 137 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • Northern State University (about 154 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • Black Hills State University (about 163 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • University of Mary (about 197 miles; Bismarck, ND; FT enrollment: 2,854)
  • South Dakota State University (about 198 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 198 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)

Public high school in Murdo:

Public elementary/middle schools in Murdo:

See full list of schools located in Murdo

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Murdo: Murdo Fire Department (A), Murdo City Hall (B), Jones County Courthouse (C), Jones County Ambulance Service (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Pioneer Auto Museum (503 5 Street).

Hotels: Anchor Inn (105 East 5 Street), American Inn Express (303 5 Street), Days Inn Range Country (302 West 5th), Chuck's Motel (108 East 5 Street), Super 8 Murdo SD (604 East 5th Street), Sioux Motel (302 East 5 Street), Best Western Graham's (301 West 5), Best Western Grahams (Po Box 78).

Court: Jones County - Court Services (310 Main Street).

Birthplace of: John Thune - Senator.

Jones County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

MURDO (Population served: 488, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-25-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-08-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAY-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-26-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-16-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2005)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
South Dakota:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

54.0%
Whole state:

64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.4%
Whole state:

6.5%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Murdo (2011 data):

  • First Fidelity Bank: Murdo Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1906/03/17. Info updated 2007/01/25: Bank assets: $310.7 mil, Deposits: $269.7 mil, headquarters in Burke, SD, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Fidelity Corporation
  • First National Bank: Frontier Branch at 410 Main Street, branch established on 1912/05/30. Info updated 2009/03/13: Bank assets: $696.8 mil, Deposits: $522.3 mil, headquarters in Fort Pierre, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Capitol Bancorporation, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Murdo:

Marital status in Murdo, SD
  • Never married: 31.1%
  • Now married: 43.8%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 12.7%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

For population 25 years and over in Murdo:

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
South Dakota average:

10.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Murdo
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Murdo, SD (based on Jones County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2362
Evangelical Protestant2264
Catholic462
Other1-
None497-
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: 2
This county:

19.10 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
This county:

47.76 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

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

28.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.0%
South Dakota:

27.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.0%
South Dakota:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

40.9%
South Dakota:

46.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.2
South Dakota:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

30.5%
South Dakota:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Murdo:

15.6%
South Dakota:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
South Dakota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

38.9%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Murdo:

48.4%
State:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.7%
South Dakota:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Murdo, 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
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,196$50,3520$0
Financial Administration 1$3,131$37,5720$0
Water Supply 1$2,909$34,9080$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,221$38,6520$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$2,572
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 3$982
Transit 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 4$13,457$40,37113$3,554

Murdo government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $409,000 ($904.87)
    Water Utilities: $114,000 ($252.21)
    Parks and Recreation: $105,000 ($232.30)
    Financial Administration: $94,000 ($207.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $49,000 ($108.41)
    Sewerage: $46,000 ($101.77)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($46.46)
    Central Staff Services: $12,000 ($26.55)
    Police Protection: $10,000 ($22.12)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,000 ($17.70)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($4.42)
    Air Transportation: $1,000 ($2.21)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $194,000 ($429.20)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($6.64)

Murdo government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $68,000 ($150.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $47,000 ($103.98)
    Other: $4,000 ($8.85)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($4.42)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $9,000 ($19.91)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $10,000 ($22.12)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $22,000 ($48.67)
    Rents: $10,000 ($22.12)
    General Revenue - Other: $9,000 ($19.91)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $115,000 ($254.42)
    Liquor Stores: $23,000 ($50.88)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $12,000 ($26.55)
    Highways: $12,000 ($26.55)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $378,000 ($836.28)
    Property: $128,000 ($283.19)
    Other License: $1,000 ($2.21)

Murdo government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $211,000 ($466.81)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $177,000 ($391.59)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,000 ($75.22)

Murdo government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $429,000 ($949.12)
Businesses in Murdo, SD
NameCountNameCount
Best Western1Ford1
Days Inn1Super 81

Strongest AM radio stations in Murdo:

  • KGFX (1060 AM; 10 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KWYR (1260 AM; 5 kW; WINNER, SD; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO CORP.)
  • KVSH (940 AM; 5 kW; VALENTINE, NE; Owner: HEART CITY RADIO COMPANY)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KKLS (920 AM; 10 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCCR (1240 AM; 1 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Murdo:

  • K44GG (Channel 44; MURDO, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • KPRY-TV (Channel 4; PIERRE, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 92ft / 28.0mTotal length
  • $106,000Total costs
  • 21,320Total average daily traffic
  • 5,836Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Murdo)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

57 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • St Hwy Shop 1 Mi S On Us Hwy 83 (Lat: 43.889444 Lon: -100.717361), Call Sign: KLM581,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 01/05/2011, Expiration Date: 04/01/2021, Registrant: Bit/Src Engineering, 1302 E. Hwy. 14, Suite 8, Pierre, SD 57501, Phone: (605) 773-4635, Fax: (605) 773-7979, Email:
  • State Hwy Shop 1 Mi S On Us Hwy 83 (Lat: 43.885556 Lon: -100.716806), Call Sign: KYQ93, Licensee ID: L00002012,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.835 MHz, Grant Date: 02/18/2012, Expiration Date: 04/01/2022, Cancellation Date: 11/26/2012, Registrant: Bit/State Radio Communications Engineering, 1302 E. Hwy 14 Suite 8, Pierre, SD 57501, Phone: (605) 773-4635, Fax: (605) 773-7979, Email:
  • Water Tower At Fire Hall (Lat: 43.889444 Lon: -100.717361), Call Sign: KNFX442,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.1000 MHz, 39.3200 MHz, Grant Date: 08/30/2012, Expiration Date: 07/06/2022, Registrant: Western Communications, Inc., 3106 Cambell Street, Rapid City, SD 57701-4119, Phone: (800) 658-4575, Fax: (605) 348-6664, Email:
  • MURDO- NPS, Dot Complex Grounds (Lat: 43.885556 Lon: -100.708611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WPVZ864,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.600 MHz, Grant Date: 09/23/2002, Expiration Date: 03/23/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/22/2003, Certifier: Todd Dravland, Registrant: Acd Telecom, 785 Glenwood Drive, Lake Mary, FL 32746, Phone: (407) 302-4223, Fax: (407) 302-4227, Email:
  • MURDO-NPS, Dot Complex Grounds (Lat: 43.885556 Lon: -100.708611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WPWA656,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.600 MHz, Grant Date: 08/09/2012, Expiration Date: 09/27/2022, Certifier: Todd Dravland, Registrant: Acd Telecom, 785 Glenwood Drive, Lake Mary, FL 32746, Phone: (407) 302-4223, Fax: (407) 302-4227, Email:
  • MURDO- PS, Dot Complex Grounds (Lat: 43.885556 Lon: -100.708611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WPWA951,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.015 MHz, 155.445 MHz, 155.730 MHz, 159.345 MHz, 155.475 MHz, Grant Date: 10/01/2002, Expiration Date: 04/01/2003, Cancellation Date: 07/06/2003, Certifier: Todd Dravland, Registrant: Acd Telecom, 785 Glenwood Drive, Lake Mary, FL 32746, Phone: (407) 302-4223, Fax: (407) 302-4227, Email:
  • MURDO-PS, 4 Miles N Ne (Lat: 43.937778 Lon: -100.678611), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 111.3 m, Call Sign: WPWF341,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.015 MHz, 155.445 MHz, 155.730 MHz, 159.345 MHz, 155.475 MHz, Grant Date: 08/09/2012, Expiration Date: 11/04/2022, Certifier: Todd Dravland, Registrant: Bit/State Radio Communications Engineering, 1302 E Hwy 14 Suite 8, Pierre, SD 57501, Phone: (605) 773-4635, Fax: (605) 773-7979, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB0WMY, Grant Date: 05/14/1996, Expiration Date: 05/14/2006, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2008, Registrant: Karl W Hoekman, 122 N Main, Murdo, SD 57559
  • Call Sign: KB0WMZ, Grant Date: 05/14/1996, Expiration Date: 05/14/2006, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2008, Registrant: Karen J Hoekman, 122 Main St, Murdo, SD 57559
  • Call Sign: W0TAS, Grant Date: 03/29/1994, Expiration Date: 03/29/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2006, Registrant: Carrol A Andrews, 605 Garfield Ave, Murdo, SD 57559

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 7203G , Serial Number: 17258903, Airworthiness Date: 12/17/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 04/05/2018
    Registrant (Corporation): Venard Inc, Po Box 409, Murdo, SD 57559

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fires per year is 12. The highest number of fire incidents - 21 took place in 2012, and the least - 0 in 2015. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Murdo, SD When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (69.0%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (22.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Murdo, SD
    • 13669.0%Outside Fires
    • 4422.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 157.6%Structure Fires
    • 21.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Murdo, SD
Most common first names in Murdo, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1174.6 years
William875.5 years
Donald677.0 years
George678.5 years
Robert677.0 years
Frank576.8 years
Ruth575.0 years
Henry482.3 years
Mabel482.8 years
Florence482.0 years
Most common last names in Murdo, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Weber577.6 years
King580.6 years
Magnuson582.2 years
Brunskill479.5 years
Enright481.5 years
Brost485.5 years
Daum374.0 years
Parks374.3 years
Hullinger382.0 years
Andrews384.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Murdo, SD
  • 49.6%Electricity
  • 33.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.7%Other fuel
  • 1.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Murdo, SD
  • 77.9%Electricity
  • 13.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Murdo 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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