Pringle, South Dakota

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Population in 2013: 115 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.0%
 
Males: 41  (35.7%)
Females: 74  (64.3%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
South Dakota median age:  36.6 years

Zip code: 57773

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,737 (it was $28,214 in 2000)
Pringle:

$36,737
SD:

$48,947

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,204 (it was $10,584 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $91,465 (it was $34,200 in 2000)
Pringle:

$91,465
SD:

$138,400

Median gross rent in 2013: $537.

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  • Races in Pringle, SD (2010)

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    • 10492.9%White alone
    • 43.6%Hispanic
    • 21.8%American Indian alone
    • 21.8%Two or more races
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Pringle: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (45.5%), Irish (8.5%), Dutch (6.6%), Norwegian (6.6%), Czech (4.7%), English (1.9%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4880 feet

Land area: 0.25 square miles.

Population density: 462 people per square mile   (low).

Pringle, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Pringle:

  • High school or higher: 98.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pringle town:

  • Never married: 5.7%
  • Now married: 60.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 23.8%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,498 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $211 (0.2%)

Pringle satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (37.1 miles , pop. 59,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (268.2 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (816.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Custer, SD (3.3 miles ), Hot Springs, SD (3.7 miles ), Buffalo Gap, SD (4.0 miles) , Fairburn, SD (4.5 miles) , Keystone, SD (4.6 miles ), Hill City, SD (4.7 miles ), Edgemont, SD (4.9 miles ), Hermosa, SD (5.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $150,000

Latitude: 43.61 N, Longitude: 103.59 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 605

Pringle household income distribution Pringle home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.2%
South Dakota:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +29 (+30.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (18%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (18%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Retail trade (28%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Construction (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (26%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (25%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (3%)

Average climate in Pringle, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Pringle-area historical tornado activity is significantly below South Dakota state average. It is 56% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/22/1961, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the Pringle town center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 6/11/1965, a category F2 tornado 14.9 miles away from the town center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pringle-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above South Dakota state average. It is 8% 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 356.9 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
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 130.5 miles away from Pringle center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 509.9 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 123.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 125.7 miles away from Pringle center
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 362.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Custer County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Floods: 3, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pringle topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Pringle:

  • CUSTER REGIONAL HOSPITAL - CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; CUSTER, SD)
  • CUSTER REGIONAL SENIOR CARE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CUSTER, SD)
  • MICHAEL J FITZMAURICE SOUTH DAKOTA VETERANS HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HOT SPRINGS, SD)
  • SOUTHERN HILLS HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 14 miles away; HOT SPRINGS, SD)
  • CASTLE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HOT SPRINGS, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pringle:

  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 38 miles; Rapid City, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,102)
  • Chadron State College (about 63 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • Black Hills State University (about 63 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • Casper College (about 148 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 184 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Sheridan College (about 185 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 188 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)

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

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 80.4. This is about average.

City:

80.4
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.268. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.268
U.S.:

6.575

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.116. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.116
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 41.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

41.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 5.21. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.21
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 1.8%
(2.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  57.4%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.1%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.9% of all households

Pringle compared to South Dakota state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.3
South Dakota average:

10.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (58%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (33%)
  • Wood (9%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pringle town (based on Custer County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,6716
Evangelical Protestant73513
Catholic3683
Other101
None5,432-
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
Custer County:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Custer County:

8.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

24.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Custer County:

26.4%
South Dakota:

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

14.7%
State:

14.9%
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$197
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$424
Totals for Government 0$0 4$621

9.26% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,280 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.26%
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 Pennington County, SD  1.87% ($30,797 average AGI)
from Minnehaha County, SD  0.51% ($39,875)
from Fall River County, SD  0.38% ($30,417)


7.92% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,445 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.92%
South Dakota average:

7.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pennington County, SD  2.09% ($34,923 average AGI)
to Fall River County, SD  0.45% ($34,143)
to Lawrence County, SD  0.38% ($21,167)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pringle:

  • KZMX (580 AM; 2 kW; HOT SPRINGS, SD; Owner: MT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KFCR (1490 AM; 1 kW; CUSTER, SD; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KKLS (920 AM; 10 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KOTA (1380 AM; 5 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: DUHAMEL BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES)
  • KIMM (1150 AM; 5 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: KIMM RADIO, INC.)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDSJ (980 AM; 5 kW; DEADWOOD, SD; Owner: GOLDRUSH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pringle:

  • KAWK (105.1 FM; CUSTER, SD; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRKI (99.5 FM; NEWCASTLE, WY; Owner: MICHAEL RADIO GROUP)
  • KLMP (97.9 FM; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: BETHESDA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KZMX-FM (96.7 FM; HOT SPRINGS, SD; Owner: MT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KQRQ (92.3 FM; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: NEW GENERATION BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KSLT (107.3 FM; SPEARFISH, SD; Owner: BETHESDA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KZZI (95.9 FM; BELLE FOURCHE, SD; Owner: WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA BROADCASTING, L)
  • KDDX (101.1 FM; SPEARFISH, SD; Owner: DUHAMEL BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES)
  • KIQK (104.1 FM; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: HAUGO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KSQY (95.1 FM; DEADWOOD, SD; Owner: HAUGO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KZLK (106.3 FM; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: STEVEN E.DUFFY)
  • KKMK (93.9 FM; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Pringle:

  • K55AV (Channel 55; PRINGLE, SD; Owner: SD BD.OF DIRECTORS EDUC'L.TELLCOMM.)
  • K28DP (Channel 28; CUSTER, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF RAPID CITY, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Michael P Goggin, Howard Street (Lat: 43.613722 Lon: -103.596333), Type: 93.9, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 2024572055, Mg7268@att.Com, 1120 20TH STREET, N.W., SUITE 1000
  • John E Monday, Howard Street (Lat: 43.613722 Lon: -103.596333), Type: 93.9, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 4692297471, Fccmw@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS: A-3, Phone: (You) ngb-lood
  • Michael P Goggin, Howard Street (Lat: 43.613722 Lon: -103.596333), Type: 93.9, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 2024572055, Mg7268@att.Com, 1120 20TH STREET, N. W. SUITE 1000
  • Michael P Goggin, Howard Street (Lat: 43.613722 Lon: -103.596333), Type: 93.9, Structure height: 46033 m, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 2024572055, Mg7268@att.Com, 1120 20TH STREET, N. W. SUITE 1000
  • Bridget Carter, Howard Street (Lat: 43.613722 Lon: -103.596333), Type: 93.9, Structure height: 46033 m, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 6782656770, Faa-Fcc@americantower.Com, 1898 LELAND DRIVE, SUITE A, Phone: (Dep) art-ment

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KC0OO, Licensee ID: L00974182
    Grant Date: 11/25/1998, Expiration Date: 11/25/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/27/2010, Certifier: Fredric J Stephan
    Registrant: Fredric J Stephan, Wind Cave Ranch, Pringle, SD 57773

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