For population 25 years and over in Pickstown:
For population 15 years and over in Pickstown town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,688 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (96.3 miles , pop. 123,975).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (179.7 miles , pop. 390,007).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (559.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Lake Andes, SD (2.5 miles ), Ravinia, SD (2.7 miles) , Marty, SD (2.7 miles ), Gross, NE (2.9 miles) , Wagner, SD (3.5 miles ), Geddes, SD (3.9 miles ), Spencer, NE (4.0 miles ), Bristow, NE (4.0 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.07 N, Longitude: 98.53 W
Population change in the 1990s: +73 (+76.8%).
Average climate in Pickstown, South Dakota
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pickstown-area historical tornado activity is above South Dakota state average. It is 96% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/29/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the Pickstown town center .
On 5/21/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Pickstown-area historical earthquake activity is slightly 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 90.7 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 27.7 miles away from Pickstown 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 50.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/21/2003 at 01:09:11, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.2 miles away from Pickstown center
On 1/25/1994 at 02:44:39, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.1 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 Charles Mix County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Pickstown:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pickstown:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.8%
(5.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.7% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Pickstown compared to South Dakota state average:
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Pickstown, South Dakota:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Pickstown town (based on Charles Mix County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 72.47%
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): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Pickstown government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Pickstown government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
4.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($23,810 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:
6.47% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($21,959 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:
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Pickstown fatal accident list:
Oct 18, 1984 10:15 AM, 18, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pickstown)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1