Wakonda, South Dakota

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Population in 2019: 294 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -21.4%
 
Males: 153  (52.2%)
Females: 141  (47.8%)
Median resident age:

57.1 years
South Dakota median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 57073.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $46,930 (it was $31,875 in 2000)
Wakonda:

$46,930
SD:

$59,533

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $27,037 (it was $15,685 in 2000)

Wakonda town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $54,692 (it was $29,700 in 2000)
Wakonda:

$54,692
SD:

$185,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $195,228; detached houses: $212,853; townhouses or other attached units: $267,899; in 2-unit structures: $91,457; mobile homes: $24,780

Median gross rent in 2019: $591.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wakonda: 75.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.1%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Wakonda, SD (2019)
    • 22891.2%White alone
    • 104.0%Black alone
    • 83.2%Two or more races
    • 10.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of South Dakota and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Wakonda, South Dakota as of October 28, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wakonda is 279 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: German (31.2%), Norwegian (22.9%), English (12.5%), French (9.4%), Irish (6.2%), Czech (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1377 feet

Land area: 0.38 square miles.

Population density: 769 people per square mile   (low).

Wakonda, South Dakota map

6 residents are foreign born (2.0% Africa).

This town:

2.4%
South Dakota:

3.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,483 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,482 (2.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sioux Falls, SD (41.2 miles , pop. 123,975).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Omaha, NE (133.1 miles , pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (487.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Volin, SD (2.3 miles ),
Irene, SD (2.4 miles ),
Gayville, SD (3.0 miles ),
Mission Hill, SD (3.3 miles),
Centerville, SD (3.3 miles ),
Viborg, SD (3.4 miles ),
St. Helena, NE (3.9 miles),
Yankton, SD (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 43.01 N, Longitude: 97.11 W

Area code: 605

Distribution of median household income in Wakonda, SD in 2019
Distribution of house value in Wakonda, SD in 2019
Wakonda satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $45,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Wakonda, SD residents
Average permit cost in Wakonda, SD
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.2%
South Dakota:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +38 (+11.3%).
Most common industries in Wakonda, SD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (28.1%)
  • Health care (15.0%)
  • Construction (13.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.2%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (27.4%)
  • Educational services (16.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.8%)
  • Truck transportation (6.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.5%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (38.8%)
  • Health care (27.5%)
  • Computer & electronic products (10.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.5%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.8%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (3.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (2.5%)
Most common occupations in Wakonda, SD (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (12.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (9.6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (8.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.2%)
  • Top executives (6.8%)
  • Carpenters (6.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (16.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (15.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (11.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (6.3%)
  • Registered nurses (5.0%)

Average climate in Wakonda, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Wakonda, South Dakota average temperatures Wakonda, South Dakota average precipitation Wakonda, South Dakota humidity Wakonda, South Dakota wind speed Wakonda, South Dakota snowfall Wakonda, South Dakota sunshine Wakonda, South Dakota clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 74.0. This is about average.

City:

74.0
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.75. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.75
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.377. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.377
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

Wakonda-area historical tornado activity is above South Dakota state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.9 miles away from the Wakonda town center killed one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/28/1986, a category F4 tornado 23.6 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wakonda-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above South Dakota state average. It is 220% greater 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 142.4 miles away from Wakonda center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 191.5 miles away from Wakonda center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 684.3 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
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 87.6 miles away from Wakonda center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 40.7 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 Clay County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wakonda topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Wakonda:

  • WAKONDA HERITAGE MANOR (515 OHIO STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Wakonda:

  • SUNSET MANOR AVERA HEALTH (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; IRENE, SD)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY CENTERVILLE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CENTERVILLE, SD)
  • PIONEER MEMORIAL NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; VIBORG, SD)

Airports located in Wakonda:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wakonda:

  • University of South Dakota (about 18 miles; Vermillion, SD; Full-time enrollment: 7,328)
  • Southeast Technical Institute (about 43 miles; Sioux Falls, SD; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College (about 53 miles; Sioux City, IA; FT enrollment: 3,544)
  • Wayne State College (about 54 miles; Wayne, NE; FT enrollment: 3,121)
  • Northeast Community College (about 68 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • South Dakota State University (about 93 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • Buena Vista University (about 100 miles; Storm Lake, IA; FT enrollment: 2,522)

Public elementary/middle school in Wakonda:

  • IRENE - WAKONDA ELEMENTARY - 02 (Location: 202 NEBRASKA, Grades: PK-6)

Library in Wakonda:

  • WAKONDA COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $18,222; Location: 202 NEBRASKA ST; 11,401 books; 153 audio materials; 248 video materials; 24 state licensed databases; 18 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Wakonda: Wakonda Fire and Rescue (A), Wakonda Public Library (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Clay 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 Wakonda that have no violations reported:

  • CLAY RURAL WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 4,182, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CLAY RURAL WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 4,182, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WAKONDA (Population served: 321, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.2 people
South Dakota:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

56.3%
Whole state:

64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

3.9%
Whole state:

6.5%


No gay or lesbian households reported

40 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
46 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Wakonda (2011 data):

  • First PREMIER Bank: Wakonda Branch at 115 Ohio Street, branch established on 1965/07/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,119.4 mil, Deposits: $885.2 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 17 total offices, Holding Company: United National Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Wakonda:

Marital status in Wakonda, SD
  • Never married: 17.3%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 17.2%

For population 25 years and over in Wakonda:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
South Dakota average:

10.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wakonda, SD (based on Clay County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,5153
Mainline Protestant2,88711
Evangelical Protestant7828
Other2502
None6,430-
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:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Clay County:

6.69 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Clay County:

11.15 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

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

5.7%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.9%
South Dakota:

27.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Clay County:

17.0%
South Dakota:

14.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.0%
South Dakota:

51.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.0%
State:

49.4%

Average BMI:
Wakonda:

28.2
South Dakota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.0%
South Dakota:

20.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wakonda:

6.4
South Dakota:

6.9

Overweight people:
Wakonda:

40.0%
State:

34.1%

General health condition:
This city:

40.0%
State:

58.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Wakonda:

52.0%
South Dakota:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wakonda, SD Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,136$37,6321$1,459
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$225
Totals for Government 1$3,136$37,6324$1,684

Wakonda government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $66,000 ($224.49)
    Sewerage: $33,000 ($112.24)
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000 ($91.84)
    Police Protection: $13,000 ($44.22)
    Financial Administration: $11,000 ($37.41)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($23.81)
    General Public Buildings: $6,000 ($20.41)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($20.41)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000 ($13.61)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $45,000 ($153.06)

Wakonda government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $46,000 ($156.46)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $3,000 ($10.20)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($3.40)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $69,000 ($234.69)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $10,000 ($34.01)
  • Tax - Property: $138,000 ($469.39)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $84,000 ($285.71)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000 ($6.80)

Wakonda government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $244,000 ($829.93)

11.19% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,158 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.19%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  1.26% ($25,852 average AGI)
from Yankton County, SD  0.98% ($31,071)
from Union County, SD  0.86% ($45,324)


12.53% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,244 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.53%
South Dakota average:

7.66%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Minnehaha County, SD  1.88% ($30,171 average AGI)
to Yankton County, SD  1.22% ($34,302)
to Lincoln County, SD  0.80% ($38,829)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wakonda:

  • WNAX (570 AM; 5 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KNWC (1270 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KELO (1320 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF S.D., INC.)
  • KYNT (1450 AM; 1 kW; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • KSCJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KSUX/KSCJ RADIO BROADCASTING CO)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KVTK (1570 AM; 1 kW; VERMILLION, SD)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wakonda:

  • KUSD (89.7 FM; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: S/DAKOTA BD OF DIR FOR ED. TELECOMUN)
  • WNAX-FM (104.1 FM; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KELO-FM (92.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KVHT (106.3 FM; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: CULHANE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KNWC-FM (96.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KIKN-FM (100.5 FM; SALEM, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA B/CNG. COMPANY)
  • KKYA (93.1 FM; YANKTON, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPN.)
  • KVCF (90.5 FM; FREEMAN, SD; Owner: VCY AMERICA, INC.)
  • K220FV (91.9 FM; YANKTON, SD; Owner: PRAISE NETWORK, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Wakonda:

  • K21EN (Channel 21; YANKTON, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KELO-TV (Channel 11; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KUSD-TV (Channel 2; VERMILLION, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • KCAU-TV (Channel 9; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS CO.LTD.)
  • KDLT-TV (Channel 46; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • KTTW (Channel 17; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSFY-TV (Channel 13; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • K67GH (Channel 67; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KMEG (Channel 14; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPTH (Channel 44; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF SIOUX CITY)
  • KTIV (Channel 4; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: KTIV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSIN-TV (Channel 27; SIOUX CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KDLV-TV (Channel 5; MITCHELL, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • KAUN (Channel 36; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RAPID BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K31DP (Channel 31; YANKTON, SD; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Wakonda fatal accident list:

Aug 4, 1996 02:40 AM, 455th Ave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 33ft / 9.7mTotal length
  • $856,000Total costs
  • 587Total average daily traffic
  • 12Total average daily truck traffic
  • 753Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 5th And Ohio (Lat: 43.008889 Lon: -97.099778), Structure height: 14 m, Call Sign: KKF997,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHz, Grant Date: 09/03/1997, Expiration Date: 10/08/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2003, Registrant: Irene Community Ambulance Assoc Inc, Box 225, Irene, SD 57037, Phone: (605) 263-3318
  • 7 Mi E & 2 Mi S Of (Lat: 42.982222 Lon: -96.967000), Call Sign: WGH409,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.175 MHz, Grant Date: 06/30/2004, Expiration Date: 07/05/2014, Cancellation Date: 09/09/2013, Registrant: Sioux Falls Two Way Radio Svc. Inc., 700 E. 3rd. St., Sioux Falls, SD 57103, Phone: (605) 334-9816, Fax: (605) 334-1554, Email:
  • 4.7 Km Se (Lat: 42.982500 Lon: -97.062000), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WPKG484,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.725 MHz, Grant Date: 03/01/2002, Expiration Date: 02/12/2012, Cancellation Date: 04/14/2012, Certifier: Greg Merrigan, Registrant: Dynamic Systems Inc, 6819 Washington Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55439-1502, Fax: (612) 941-9502

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB0HYH, Licensee ID: L00480816, Grant Date: 01/05/2012, Expiration Date: 03/14/2022, Certifier: Darin L Dalluge, Registrant: Darin L Dalluge, 30538 457th Ave, Wakonda, SD 57073

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: BEECH 35-B33 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1499G, N1499G, N-1499G, Serial Number: CD-480, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 03/06/1962, Certificate Issue Date: 12/14/1993
    Registrant (Co-Owned): James V White, 30466 461st Ave, Wakonda, SD 57073, Other Owners: Anita N White
  • Aircraft: TUBBS RANDALL E TITAN TORNADO (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 426J, N426J, N-426J, Serial Number: D93XXXC0HK0058, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 07/07/1998, Certificate Issue Date: 07/27/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald A Hesla, 46185 307th St, Wakonda, SD 57073
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 82269, N82269, N-82269, Serial Number: 7AC-897, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 02/28/1958, Certificate Issue Date: 09/30/1999
    Registrant (Co-Owned): James V White, 30466 461st Ave, Wakonda, SD 57073, Other Owners: Anita N White

Most common first names in Wakonda, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Marie887.6 years
Anna883.9 years
John779.0 years
Margaret681.5 years
Harold680.0 years
Helen582.8 years
Thomas577.8 years
Robert582.2 years
Esther590.0 years
William577.8 years
Most common last names in Wakonda, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jensen1683.3 years
Peterson1082.3 years
Larsen983.7 years
Nelson873.5 years
Young874.6 years
Anderson774.9 years
Hall780.1 years
Lovejoy684.6 years
Hansen685.5 years
Abild580.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wakonda, SD
  • 53.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 36.3%Electricity
  • 6.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wakonda, SD
  • 57.1%Electricity
  • 19.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 19.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.8%Other fuel


Wakonda compared to South Dakota state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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Top Patent Applicants
  • Ron Hesla (4)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2021.