Warner, South Dakota

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Population in 2013: 473 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +12.9%
 
Males: 239  (50.6%)
Females: 234  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  39.9 years
South Dakota median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 57479.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $81,973 (it was $46,667 in 2000)
Warner:

$81,973
SD:

$48,947

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $32,662 (it was $15,417 in 2000)

Warner town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $150,317 (it was $62,700 in 2000)
Warner:

$150,317
SD:

$138,400

Median gross rent in 2013: $651.

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  • Races in Warner, SD (2010)

    Warner races chart
    • 43795.6%White alone
    • 71.5%American Indian alone
    • 40.9%Two or more races
    • 40.9%Hispanic
    • 30.7%Asian alone
    • 20.4%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Warner: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (52.6%), Norwegian (12.3%), Irish (11.5%), Russian (5.0%), Dutch (4.2%), English (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1298 feet

Land area: 0.30 square miles.

Population density: 1,566 people per square mile   (low).

Warner, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Warner:

  • High school or higher: 98.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Warner town:

  • Never married: 27.4%
  • Now married: 61.7%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,761 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,768 (1.5%)

Warner satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fargo, ND (134.1 miles , pop. 90,599).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (256.2 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (592.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Mansfield, SD (2.6 miles) , Stratford, SD (3.1 miles) , Aberdeen, SD (3.1 miles ), Mellette, SD (3.4 miles ), Bath Corner, SD (3.5 miles) , Northville, SD (3.5 miles) , Bath, SD (3.6 miles) , Brentford, SD (3.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $18,800
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $75,700
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $62,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $242,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $250,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.33 N, Longitude: 98.50 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 605

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

2.9%
South Dakota:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +86 (+25.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (43%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (27%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (44%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Warner: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Warner, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Warner-area historical tornado activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/23/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.7 miles away from the Warner town center .

On 7/1/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Warner-area historical earthquake activity is 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 597.0 miles away from the city 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 89.0 miles away from Warner center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 121.4 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 109.5 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 178.0 miles away from Warner 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 105.9 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 Brown County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Warner topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Warner:

  • ABERDEEN HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ABERDEEN, SD)
  • BETHESDA HOME OF ABERDEEN (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ABERDEEN, SD)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ABERDEEN, SD)
  • DAKOTA PLAINS SURGICAL CENTER LLP Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; ABERDEEN, SD)
  • AVERA ST LUKES HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; ABERDEEN, SD)
  • NORTH PLAINS HOSPICE OF AVERA ST LUKES (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ABERDEEN, SD)
  • AVERA MOTHER JOSEPH MANOR RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ABERDEEN, SD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Warner:

  • Northern State University (about 9 miles; Aberdeen, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,203)
  • South Dakota State University (about 110 miles; Brookings, SD; FT enrollment: 10,392)
  • North Dakota State College of Science (about 113 miles; Wahpeton, ND; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Minnesota State Community and Technical College (about 134 miles; Fergus Falls, MN; FT enrollment: 4,863)
  • Concordia College at Moorhead (about 135 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 2,767)
  • Minnesota State University-Moorhead (about 136 miles; Moorhead, MN; FT enrollment: 6,096)
  • North Dakota State University-Main Campus (about 136 miles; Fargo, ND; FT enrollment: 12,680)

Public high school in Warner:

Public elementary/middle schools in Warner:

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Notable locations in Warner: Warner Fire Department (A), Warner City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Brown County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 42.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

42.5
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 20.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.55. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.55
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Warner that have no violations reported:

  • WARNER (Population served: 496, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.3%
(3.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  78.3%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.4%
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: 0.6% of all households

Warner compared to South Dakota state average:

  • Median household income above 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Warner (2011 data):

  • First State Bank of Warner, S. Dak.: First State Bank Of Warner, S. Dak. at 1 Main Street, branch established on 1906/11/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $49.6 mil, Deposits: $45.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First Bank Shares Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
South Dakota average:

10.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Warner town (based on Brown County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant11,78224
Catholic8,5436
Evangelical Protestant7,40041
Other4263
None8,380-
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: 6
Brown County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Brown County:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Brown County:

4.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Here:

6.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Brown County:

27.6%
South Dakota:

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

16.7%
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$733
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$160
Water Supply 1$2,857$34,2840$0
Totals for Government 1$2,857$34,2844$893

6.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,869 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
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 Edmunds County, SD  0.34% ($35,480 average AGI)
from Minnehaha County, SD  0.29% ($32,209)
from Codington County, SD  0.21% ($23,742)


5.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,666 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.87%
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 Minnehaha County, SD  0.53% ($30,346 average AGI)
to Edmunds County, SD  0.32% ($29,787)
to Codington County, SD  0.22% ($28,563)

Strongest AM radio stations in Warner:

  • 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.)
  • KGIM (1420 AM; 1 kW; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: PHEASANT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • WWNL (1080 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: STEEL CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KOKK (1210 AM; 5 kW; HURON, SD; Owner: DAKOTA COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • KSJB (600 AM; 5 kW; JAMESTOWN, ND; Owner: CHESTERMAN COMM. JAMESTOWN, INC.)
  • KGFX (1060 AM; 10 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPRM (870 AM; 25 kW; PARK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: DE LA HUNT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Warner:

  • KSDN-FM (94.1 FM; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KNBZ (97.7 FM; REDFIELD, SD; Owner: PHEASANT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGIM-FM (103.7 FM; REDFIELD, SD; Owner: PHEASANT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBFO (106.7 FM; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K219CM (91.7 FM; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: S.D. BR OF DIR FOR EDUCTNL TELECOMMS)
  • KDLO-FM (96.9 FM; WATERTOWN, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KDSD-FM (90.9 FM; PIERPONT, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • K253AB (98.5 FM; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: CHRISTIAN HERITAGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K211CU (90.1 FM; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Warner:

  • KABY-TV (Channel 9; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • K35FJ (Channel 35; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K24DT (Channel 24; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KDLO-TV (Channel 3; FLORENCE, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KDSD-TV (Channel 16; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • K39CZ (Channel 39; ABERDEEN, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 839Total average daily traffic
  • 51Total average daily truck traffic
  • 964Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1 Blk S Of Post Ofc (Lat: 45.323306 Lon: -98.490361), Call Sign: KNDS603, Licensee ID: L00081171
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.220 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/19/1997, Expiration Date: 09/02/2002, Cancellation Date: 06/12/2002
    Registrant: Warner School District 6 5, Warner, SD 57479

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Warner, Township T121n, Range R64w, Section 3 (Lat: 45.328944 Lon: -98.526472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQHV867
    Assigned Frequencies: 10805.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/20/2007, Expiration Date: 11/20/2017, Certifier: James Groft
    Registrant: Kadrmas, Lee And Jackson, Inc., 128 Soo Line Drive, Bismarck, ND 58502, Phone: (701) 355-8454, Fax: (701) 355-8781, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KB0JHR, Licensee ID: L00512221
    Grant Date: 10/02/2003, Expiration Date: 12/21/2013, Certifier: J R Arlt
    Registrant: J R Arlt, 23 1st St Ne, Warner, SD 57479
  • Call Sign: N0IQX, Licensee ID: L01370202
    Grant Date: 02/15/2008, Expiration Date: 03/20/2018, Certifier: D J Adams
    Registrant: D J Adams, Box 162, Warner, SD 57479
  • Call Sign: N0MPY, Previous Call Sign: KB0GQJ, Licensee ID: L00278513
    Grant Date: 10/27/2010, Expiration Date: 11/13/2020, Certifier: Jane K Adams
    Registrant: Jane K Adams, Warner, SD 57479
  • Call Sign: KD0EFI, Licensee ID: L01405162
    Grant Date: 06/03/2008, Expiration Date: 06/03/2018, Certifier: Rieck J Eske
    Registrant: Rieck J Eske, Warner, SD 57479
  • Call Sign: KD0HUI, Licensee ID: L01491674
    Grant Date: 05/14/2009, Expiration Date: 05/14/2019, Certifier: Michael J Goetz
    Registrant: Michael J Goetz, Warner, SD 57479
  • Call Sign: KD0NIK, Licensee ID: L01610243
    Grant Date: 12/28/2010, Expiration Date: 12/28/2020, Certifier: Wayde L Schwarting
    Registrant: Wayde L Schwarting, Warner, SD 57479

Most common first names in Warner, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles373.7 years
Anna387.4 years
Esther383.3 years
Harold372.3 years
John379.0 years
Margaret376.0 years
Albert270.0 years
Earl286.0 years
Clara279.5 years
George276.5 years
Most common last names in Warner, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Dunker879.3 years
Fischbach370.3 years
Braun375.3 years
Neiger376.6 years
Kienow386.0 years
Grohnke382.0 years
Rehfeld380.7 years
Bauer270.0 years
Bierman242.0 years
Ihde271.6 years
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