Wagner, South Dakota

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Population in 2017: 1,587 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.3%
 
Males: 774  (48.8%)
Females: 813  (51.2%)
Median resident age:

42.3 years
South Dakota median age:

36.9 years

Zip codes: 57380.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,024 (it was $21,863 in 2000)
Wagner:

$35,024
SD:

$56,521

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,582 (it was $12,207 in 2000)

Wagner city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $113,463 (it was $50,300 in 2000)
Wagner:

$113,463
SD:

$167,600

Median gross rent in 2017: $403.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wagner: 76.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 24.4%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.8% for American Indian residents, 36.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Wagner, SD (2010)
    • 84754.1%White alone
    • 62139.7%American Indian alone
    • 473.0%Hispanic
    • 462.9%Two or more races
    • 30.2%Asian alone
    • 20.1%Black alone

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



According to our research of South Dakota and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Wagner, South Dakota as of June 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wagner is 108 to 1.


Crime rates in Wagner by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(64.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.5)
3
(190.1)
2
(125.5)
4
(251.7)
1
(62.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
7
(437.0)
2
(124.0)
4
(250.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(65.0)
5
(336.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(127.0)
1
(63.5)
4
(253.5)
8
(502.2)
2
(125.9)
5
(314.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
15
(936.3)
3
(186.0)
3
(188.0)
1
(64.7)
3
(195.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(190.6)
1
(63.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.9)
1
(62.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
20
(1,248)
29
(1,798)
12
(751.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(130.0)
9
(605.2)
9
(567.8)
23
(1,438)
38
(2,413)
19
(1,207)
21
(1,331)
18
(1,130)
14
(881.1)
21
(1,322)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(62.4)
4
(248.0)
6
(375.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(134.5)
2
(126.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.5)
2
(127.1)
1
(63.4)
1
(62.8)
1
(62.9)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(126.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)207.9129.6123.456.331.9102.232.857.5127.0135.3284.5251.1271.2170.5

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City-data.com crime index in Wagner, SD

Crime rate in Wagner detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.78
South Dakota average:

1.92
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Ancestries: Czech (11.7%), German (10.8%), Swedish (4.7%), Dutch (2.7%), American (2.6%), Scottish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 5/23/1907

Elevation: 1448 feet

Land area: 2.70 square miles.

Population density: 587 people per square mile   (low).

Wagner, South Dakota map

18 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
South Dakota:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,472 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,225 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (84.8 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (171.8 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (548.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Dante, SD (2.5 miles),
Ravinia, SD (2.8 miles),
Marty, SD (3.0 miles ),
Pickstown, SD (3.5 miles),
Avon, SD (3.6 miles ),
Lake Andes, SD (3.7 miles ),
Delmont, SD (3.8 miles ),
Gross, NE (4.1 miles)

Latitude: 43.08 N, Longitude: 98.29 W

Area code: 605

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $203,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $13,300
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $230,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Wagner, SD residents
Average permit cost in Wagner, SD
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
South Dakota:

3.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +215 (+14.7%).
Most common industries in Wagner, SD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (17.9%)
  • Health care (11.5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (9.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.7%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.1%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Health care (8.6%)
  • Public administration (8.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (21.4%)
  • Health care (13.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (11.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Wagner, SD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.7%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.2%)
  • Carpenters (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Cashiers (5.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.3%)

Average climate in Wagner, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wagner-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Dakota state average. It is 46% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/29/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.8 miles away from the Wagner city center .

On 5/21/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.5 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wagner-area historical earthquake activity is near South Dakota state average. It is 62% 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 624.7 miles away from Wagner 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 96.2 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 37.3 miles away from the city 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 50.2 miles away from the city 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 372.4 miles away from Wagner center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 210.9 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 Charles Mix County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wagner topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Wagner:

  • PHS INDIAN HOSPITAL (BOX 490 111 WASHINGTON AVE)
  • WAGNER COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - CAH (Government - Local, 513 3RD ST SW, POST OFFICE BOX 280)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY WAGNER (515 W HWY 46)
  • WAGNER DIALYSIS OF SANFORD HEALTH (111 WASHINGTON)

Airports located in Wagner:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wagner:

  • University of South Dakota (about 73 miles; Vermillion, SD; Full-time enrollment: 7,328)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 84 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Northeast Community College (about 85 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • Wayne State College (about 88 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 108 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • South Dakota State University (about 115 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Central Community College (about 152 miles; Grand Island, NE; FT enrollment: 4,159)

Public high school in Wagner:

Public elementary/middle schools in Wagner:

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Library in Wagner:

  • WAGNER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $55,414; Location: 106 SHERIDAN AVE; 15,655 books; 519 audio materials; 123 video materials; 24 state licensed databases; 19 other licensed databases; 34 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • The Yankton sioux reservation is a major part of wagner south dakota .the native american who live there help make the olace worth living, added by lonel

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Wagner: Wagner City Hall (A), Wagner Volunteer Fire Department (B), Wagner Public Library (C), Wagner - Lake Andes Ambulance District Station 2 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Lake Wagner (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Wagner: Wagner Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: TNT Enterprises (Amusement & Theme Parks; 29693 396th Avenue).

Hotels: Super 8 Motel (710 West Highway 46), Sleepy Pine Motel (518 West Highway 46).

Court: Yankton Sioux Tribe - Judicial Services (29775 Main Avenue).

Charles Mix 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 Wagner and their reported violations in the past:

WAGNER (Population served: 1,566, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In JUL-16-2014, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-22-2014)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
South Dakota:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

57.4%
Whole state:

64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.9%
Whole state:

6.5%


No gay or lesbian households reported

55 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
70 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Wagner (2011 data):

  • First Dakota National Bank: Wagner Main Branch at 10 High Ave Southwest, branch established on 1955/07/18. Info updated 2009/07/21: Bank assets: $846.4 mil, Deposits: $751.2 mil, headquarters in Yankton, SD, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: First Dakota Financial Corporation
  • Commercial State Bank, of Wagner: Commercial State Bank, Of Wagner at 204 S. Main Ave, branch established on 1902/05/31. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $130.5 mil, Deposits: $110.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Commercial Holding Company

For population 15 years and over in Wagner:

Marital status in Wagner, SD
  • Never married: 34.0%
  • Now married: 39.3%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 12.4%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

For population 25 years and over in Wagner:

  • High school or higher: 86.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.2%
  • Unemployed: 12.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
South Dakota average:

10.1

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wagner, SD (based on Charles Mix County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,7886
Evangelical Protestant1,69013
Mainline Protestant1,59412
Other891
None2,968-
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: 4
This county:

4.47 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Here:

14.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

6.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.9%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Charles Mix County:

32.8%
South Dakota:

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

18.9%
South Dakota:

14.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Wagner:

50.2%
South Dakota:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.1%
South Dakota:

46.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.0
South Dakota:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wagner:

21.3%
South Dakota:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.8%
South Dakota:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wagner:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Wagner:

36.0%
South Dakota:

34.2%

General health condition:
Wagner:

54.7%
South Dakota:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.0%
South Dakota:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wagner, SD Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 5$15,406$36,9741$1,040
Financial Administration 3$9,212$36,8480$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,150$49,8000$0
Local Libraries 1$2,564$30,7681$1,710
Sewerage 1$2,632$31,5840$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$350
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 11$33,964$37,0523$3,100

Wagner government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $1,721,000 ($1084.44)
    Water Utilities: $363,000 ($228.73)
    General Public Buildings: $163,000 ($102.71)
    Air Transportation: $60,000 ($37.81)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $363,000 ($228.73)
    Police Protection: $361,000 ($227.47)
    Sewerage: $352,000 ($221.80)
    Liquor Stores: $271,000 ($170.76)
    Regular Highways: $205,000 ($129.17)
    General Public Buildings: $133,000 ($83.81)
    Air Transportation: $91,000 ($57.34)
    Financial Administration: $91,000 ($57.34)
    Parks and Recreation: $90,000 ($56.71)
    Libraries: $70,000 ($44.11)
    General - Other: $48,000 ($30.25)
    Central Staff Services: $37,000 ($23.31)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,000 ($10.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($7.56)
    Housing and Community Development: $9,000 ($5.67)
    Health - Other: $6,000 ($3.78)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $28,000 ($17.64)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $163,000 ($102.71)
    Sewerage: $162,000 ($102.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $82,000 ($51.67)
    Police Protection: $28,000 ($17.64)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($5.67)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $560,000 ($352.87)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($3.15)

Wagner government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $254,000 ($160.05)
    Air Transportation: $21,000 ($13.23)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $8,000 ($5.04)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($1.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($0.63)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $9,000 ($5.67)
    General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($2.52)
    Other: $2,000 ($1.26)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $45,000 ($28.36)
    General Revenue - Other: $38,000 ($23.94)
    Rents: $29,000 ($18.27)
    Fines and Forfeits: $17,000 ($10.71)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($4.41)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($0.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $449,000 ($282.92)
    Liquor Stores: $314,000 ($197.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $244,000 ($153.75)
    Highways: $41,000 ($25.83)
    General Local Government Support: $12,000 ($7.56)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $750,000 ($472.59)
    Property: $453,000 ($285.44)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $19,000 ($11.97)
    Public Utilities Sales: $4,000 ($2.52)
    Other License: $2,000 ($1.26)
    Amusements Sales: $1,000 ($0.63)

Wagner government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,610,000 ($1014.49)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,544,000 ($972.90)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $65,000 ($40.96)

Wagner government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,750,000 ($1102.71)

4.22% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,578 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.22%
South Dakota average:

7.66%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.
Businesses in Wagner, SD
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1True Value1
Nike1U-Haul1
Subway1

Strongest AM radio stations in Wagner:

  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Wagner:

  • K57BX (Channel 57; LAKE ANDES, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • K50FH (Channel 50; WAGNER, SD; Owner: SD BD.OF DIRECTORS EDUC'L.TELLCOMM.)
  • K33GX (Channel 33; SPRINGFIELD, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)

Wagner fatal accident list:

Jun 13, 2006 02:48 PM, 395th Ave, Lat: 43.053300, Lon: -98.288530, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 31, 1994 00:45 AM, 46, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 27, 1989 01:50 AM, Main St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 26, 1982 10:55 PM, 0000000000, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 8, 1981 07:55 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 75ft / 23.1mTotal length
  • $297,000Total costs
  • 8,297Total average daily traffic
  • 1,068Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,355Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Wagner, SD - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Wagner, SD

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wagner)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 10 Mi W (Lat: 43.081111 Lon: -98.486472), Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WPAJ829, Licensee ID: L00003985,
    Assigned Frequencies: 861.987 MHz, 862.987 MHz, 863.987 MHz, 864.987 MHz, 865.987 MHz, Grant Date: 08/24/1997, Expiration Date: 08/24/2007, Cancellation Date: 08/31/2000, Registrant: Van Heuveln, L:doom, Jeff Dba Wagner Mobile Phone, Sioux Falls, SD 57101, Phone: (605) 332-4144
  • 10 Miles West Of Wagner, Sd (Lat: 43.081083 Lon: -98.486444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQAH888,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.460 MHz, Grant Date: 05/13/2014, Expiration Date: 06/03/2024, Certifier: Todd Doom, Registrant: Wagner Mobile Phone Inc., 39379 Sd Highway 46, Wagner, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 384-3654, Fax: (605) 384-5935, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • City Water Tower (Lat: 43.077778 Lon: -98.293417), Call Sign: KEG225,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.325 MHz, 155.340 MHz, Grant Date: 08/09/2012, Expiration Date: 09/13/2022, Registrant: Bit/Src Engineering, 1302 E. Hwy. 14, Suite 8, Pierre, SD 57501, Phone: (605) 773-4635, Fax: (605) 773-7979, Email:
  • 515 W Sd Hwy 46 (Lat: 43.081667 Lon: -98.302778), Call Sign: WQKD413,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.287 MHz, 467.287 MHz, 462.337 MHz, 467.337 MHz, 462.387 MHz, 467.387 MHz, 462.437 MHz, 467.437 MHz, Grant Date: 02/20/2019, Expiration Date: 04/07/2029, Certifier: Howard Hubbel, Registrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 20809 Kensington Blvd, Lakeville, MN 55044-8353, Phone: (800) 475-5852, Email:
  • Juran Prv - 38849 297th St (Lat: 43.082389 Lon: -98.417250), Type: Upole, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQNL930,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.203 MHz, Grant Date: 03/18/2011, Expiration Date: 03/18/2021, Certifier: Alvin Van Zee, Registrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S.Pflumm Road, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:
  • 101 Walnut Ave Sw (Lat: 43.080111 Lon: -98.304667), Type: Mast, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WQNZ542,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1800 MHz, Grant Date: 07/18/2011, Expiration Date: 07/18/2021, Certifier: Lory Dufrain, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • Lat: 43.169194 Lon: -98.310167, Call Sign: WRCW783,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.270 MHz, 152.292 MHz, 152.360 MHz, 153.072 MHz, 157.537 MHz, Grant Date: 02/14/2019, Expiration Date: 02/14/2029, Certifier: Cletus Wiechman, Registrant: B & L Communications, Post Office Box 387, Platte, SD 57369, Phone: (605) 337-3377, Fax: (605) 337-3477, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • WAGNER, Lat: 43.080806 Lon: -98.290194, Call Sign: WQHJ216,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.356 MHz, Grant Date: 06/21/2017, Expiration Date: 08/10/2027, Certifier: Rebecca Brunsing, Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • Wagner, 29636 394th Avenue (Lat: 43.091167 Lon: -98.307167), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 60.7 m, Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WQST255,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, Grant Date: 11/12/2013, Expiration Date: 11/12/2023, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 10 Miles West Of Wagner (Lat: 43.081083 Lon: -98.486444), Call Sign: KNKD294, Licensee ID: L00003985,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.750 MHz, Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 06/05/1999, Registrant: Wagner Mobile Phone, Sioux Falls, SD 57101

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Wagner Municipal Airport (Lat: 43.062500 Lon: -98.292306), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WRLB3348,
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.39251 MHz, Grant Date: 04/24/1995, Expiration Date: 04/24/2000, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: City Of Wagner, Wagner, SD 57380
  • Wagner Municipal Airport, 39473 298th St (Lat: 43.059167 Lon: -98.292500), Type: Pole, Structure height: 16.7 m, Call Sign: WPZP253, Licensee ID: L00355512,
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.39251 MHz, Grant Date: 03/10/2009, Expiration Date: 02/11/2019, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2019, Certifier: John Otte, Registrant: City Of Wagner

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KB0AJJ, Licensee ID: L01213819, Grant Date: 11/16/2006, Expiration Date: 02/04/2017, Cancellation Date: 02/12/2019, Certifier: Paul K Kruse, Registrant: Paul K Kruse, Box 706, Wagner, SD 57380
  • Call Sign: N1PKW, Licensee ID: L00660198, Grant Date: 03/19/2013, Expiration Date: 06/08/2023, Certifier: Larry J Sarver, Registrant: Larry J Sarver, 30087 392nd Ave, Wagner, SD 57380


FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Wagner)

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 20. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 41 took place in 2012, and the least - 0 in 2008. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Wagner, SD When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (58.0%), and Structure Fires (23.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Wagner, SD
    • 16458.0%Outside Fires
    • 6623.3%Structure Fires
    • 3813.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 155.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wagner, SD
Most common first names in Wagner, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4476.8 years
Mary3783.6 years
Joseph2981.0 years
Frank2878.0 years
William2179.7 years
Helen2079.7 years
James1981.4 years
George1974.5 years
Robert1769.5 years
Charles1778.0 years
Most common last names in Wagner, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Soukup1881.6 years
Johnson1463.6 years
Carda1479.1 years
Anderson1375.8 years
Greger1163.8 years
Nedved1172.8 years
Petrik1079.5 years
Drapeau971.4 years
Honomichl971.0 years
Provost965.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wagner, SD
  • 54.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 30.5%Electricity
  • 10.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.2%Utility gas
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wagner, SD
  • 53.8%Electricity
  • 32.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.3%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Other fuel
  • 0.8%No fuel used


Wagner compared to South Dakota state average:

  • Median household income below 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 above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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