Northville, South Dakota

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Population in 2017: 147 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +18.5%
Males: 73  (50.3%)
Females: 74  (49.7%)
Median resident age:

30.6 years
South Dakota median age:

36.9 years

Zip code: 57465

Estimated median household income in 2017: $61,276 (it was $38,250 in 2000)
Northville:

$61,276
SD:

$56,521

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,841 (it was $14,140 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $67,672 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Northville:

$67,672
SD:

$167,600

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $93,476; detached houses: $93,093
March 2019 cost of living index in Northville: 73.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 0.0%
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  • Races in Northville, SD (2010)
    • 13997.2%White alone
    • 32.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.7%Hispanic



According to our research of South Dakota and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Northville, South Dakota as of January 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Northville is 162 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (63.1%), American (13.1%), English (3.6%), Norwegian (3.6%), Scottish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 6/1/1909

Elevation: 1279 feet

Land area: 0.38 square miles.

Population density: 385 people per square mile   (very low).

Northville, South Dakota map

4 residents are foreign born (2.5% Oceania).

This town:

2.5%
South Dakota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,320 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $497 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (144.6 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (259.8 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (592.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Mellette, SD (2.0 miles ),
Mansfield, SD (2.5 miles),
Chelsea, SD (2.8 miles),
Ashton, SD (3.4 miles),
Warner, SD (3.5 miles ),
Brentford, SD (3.5 miles),
Stratford, SD (4.2 miles),
Cresbard, SD (4.2 miles)

Latitude: 45.16 N, Longitude: 98.58 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 605

Distribution of median household income in Northville, SD in 2017
Distribution of house value in Northville, SD in 2017

Northville satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
South Dakota:

3.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +19 (+18.1%).
Most common industries in Northville, SD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (14.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.2%)
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Machinery (8.2%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (8.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.2%)
  • Social assistance (8.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (16.7%)
  • Educational services (13.3%)
  • Health care (13.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (13.3%)
  • Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers (10.0%)
  • Drugs, sundries, chemical & allied products merchant wholesalers (6.7%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (6.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Machinery (15.8%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (15.8%)
  • Health care (15.8%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (10.5%)
  • Public administration (10.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.5%)
  • Social assistance (10.5%)
Most common occupations in Northville, SD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (10.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.2%)
  • Child care workers (8.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (16.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (13.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (13.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.7%)
  • Child care workers (6.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (15.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (15.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (15.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (15.8%)
  • Other financial specialists (10.5%)
  • Child care workers (10.5%)
  • Customer service representatives (10.5%)

Average climate in Northville, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Northville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 13% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/1/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.5 miles away from the Northville town center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/23/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.0 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Northville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 73% 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 592.9 miles away from Northville 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 76.9 miles away from Northville center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 128.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 116.6 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 165.9 miles away from Northville center
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 94.4 miles away from Northville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Spink County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Northville topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Northville:

  • Northern State University (about 22 miles; Aberdeen, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,203)
  • South Dakota State University (about 106 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 123 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 142 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 144 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 147 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Southwest Minnesota State University (about 147 miles; Marshall, MN; FT enrollment: 3,711)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Northville Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Spink 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 Northville that have no violations reported:

  • NORTHVILLE (Population served: 143, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This town:

2.8 people
South Dakota:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

71.2%
Whole state:

64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

3.8%
Whole state:

6.5%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Northville:

Marital status in Northville, SD
  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 68.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.0%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

For population 25 years and over in Northville:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 47.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.3
South Dakota average:

10.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Northville, SD (based on Spink County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,1526
Mainline Protestant2,05811
Evangelical Protestant40810
Other--
None1,797-
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:

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

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

5.96 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Spink County:

8.95 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Spink County:

8.4%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.3%
South Dakota:

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

20.5%
South Dakota:

14.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Northville:

51.4%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Northville:

45.8%
South Dakota:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Northville:

28.8
South Dakota:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

26.0%
South Dakota:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.6%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Northville:

6.5
South Dakota:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.9%
South Dakota:

34.2%

General health condition:
Northville:

53.5%
South Dakota:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Northville:

84.2%
South Dakota:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Northville, 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 0$0 1$444
Sewerage 0$0 1$148
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$406
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 5$998

Northville government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $45,000 ($306.12)
    Water Utilities: $21,000 ($142.86)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($136.05)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($47.62)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000 ($27.21)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($20.41)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($20.41)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($54.42)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,000 ($27.21)

Northville government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $20,000 ($136.05)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($81.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($122.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $223,000 ($1517.01)
    Highways: $4,000 ($27.21)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($6.80)
  • Tax - Property: $42,000 ($285.71)

Northville government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $230,000 ($1564.63)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $196,000 ($1333.33)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,000 ($251.70)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,000 ($27.21)

Northville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $33,000 ($224.49)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $65,000 ($442.18)

3.45% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($32,631 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.45%
South Dakota average:

7.74%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Brown County, SD  1.36% ($38,242 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Northville:

  • 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.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KGIM (1420 AM; 1 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: PHEASANT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOKK (1210 AM; 5 kW; HURON, SD; Owner: DAKOTA COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • KQKD (1380 AM; 1 kW; REDFIELD, SD; Owner: PHEASANT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KGFX (1060 AM; 10 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Northville:

  • KNBZ (97.7 FM; REDFIELD, SD; Owner: PHEASANT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGIM-FM (103.7 FM; REDFIELD, SD; Owner: PHEASANT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSDN-FM (94.1 FM; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDLO-FM (96.9 FM; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBFO (106.7 FM; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Northville:

  • KABY-TV (Channel 9; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KDLO-TV (Channel 3; FLORENCE, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • K24DT (Channel 24; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • K35FJ (Channel 35; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 62ft / 19.3mTotal length
  • $1,200,000Total costs
  • 2,949Total average daily traffic
  • 314Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,426Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 37970 Sd Hwy 20 (Lat: 45.158583 Lon: -98.582889), Call Sign: WQUS292,
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.237 MHz, Grant Date: 09/25/2014, Expiration Date: 09/25/2024, Certifier: Steve Smith, Registrant: Dakota Electronics, 423 Brown County 19 S., Aberdeen, SD 57401, Phone: (605) 225-1672, Fax: (605) 225-1673, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KC0WTI, Licensee ID: L01153246, Grant Date: 05/18/2006, Expiration Date: 05/18/2016, Cancellation Date: 08/01/2006, Certifier: Alice M Irvine, Registrant: Alice M Irvine, Northville, SD 57465

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1924E , Serial Number: 7AC-5491, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 01/04/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 05/15/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Nick W Yockim, Po Box 103, Northville, SD 57465
  • Aircraft: YOCKIM NICK DR I (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 31838 , Serial Number: 001Y, Certificate Issue Date: 01/15/1992
    Registrant (Individual): Nick W Yockim, Po Box 103, Northville, SD 57465

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Northville, SD
  • 72.5%Electricity
  • 25.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Northville, SD
  • 85.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 14.3%Electricity


Northville compared to South Dakota 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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