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Glacial Lakes Region Demographics

mapGlacial Lakes Area Development serves Marshall County, South Dakota and the surrounding area, including the cities of Britton, Eden, Langford, Lake City, Pierpont, and Veblen, as well as other small rural communities in the region.

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Stop in Britton, South Dakota to see all the new changes! A new library, gymnasium, swimming pool, baseball/softball complex and a rehab/wellness addition to the hospital are all part of the excitement! All this along with the existing highlights…a nine hole golf course, movie theatre, museum, bowling alley, lodging, hunting, fishing, shopping, and much, much more make our community a prime spot for quality living, vacationing and doing business.

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General Population & Housing Characteristics

Total Population (age) Total Population % Female Population % Male Population %
16 years and over 3,764 80.8 1,728 37.1 2,036 43.7
18 years and over 3,620 77.7 1,660 35.7 1,960 42.1
21 years and over 3,481 74.8 1,608 34.5 1,873 40.2
62 years and over 1,076 23.1 570 12.2 506 10.9
65 years and over 887 19.1 484 10.4 403 8.7
Total Population 4,656   2,136 49.9 2,520 54.1
Median Age 43.2   46.7   39.6  

 

Race Number %
White 3,974 85.4
Black or African American 7 .2
American Indian and Alaska Native 353 7.6
Asian 9 .2
Hispanic or Latino 317 6.8
Total population 4,656  

 

Relationship/Household Number %
In households 4,283 92
   Householder 1,815 39
   Spouse 958 20.6
   Child 1,040 22.3
Other relatives 111 2.4
Nonrelatives 359 7.7
Unmarried partner 101 2.2
In group quarters 373 8
Total population 4,656  

 

Households Number %
Family households 1,154 63.6
Nonfamily households 661 36.4
Households with individuals under 18 years 443 24.4
Households with individuals 65 years and over 600 33.1
Average household size 2.36  
Average family size 2.83  
Total households 1,815  

 

Housing Occupancy Number %
Occupied housing units 1,815 71.6
Vacant housing units 719 28.4
   For rent 21 .8
   For sale 3 .1
   For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use 485 19.1
   All other vacants 179 7.1
Homeowner vacancy rate   1.5
Rental vacancy rate   4.2
Total housing units 2,534  

 

Housing Tenure Number %
Occupied housing units 1,815  
Owner-occupied housing units 1,336 73.6
   Population in owner-occupied housing units 3,108  
   Average household size of owner-occupied units 2.33  
Renter-occupied housing units 479 26.4
   Population in renter-occupied housing units 1,175  
   Average household size of renter-occupied units 2.45  


Data Source: US Census Bureau

Glacial Lakes Region Quality Life

Commuters Estimate %
Workers 16 years and over 2,174  
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 1,560 71.8
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 266 12.2
Public transportation (excluding taxicab) 0 0
Walked 164 7.5
Other means 15 .7
Worked at home 169 7.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 19  

 

Commute Time Total Area Percentage of Total
Less than 10 minutes 4,840 43.2%
10-19 Minutes 3,151 28.1%
20-29 Minutes 1,255 11.2%
30-44 Minutes 1,106 9.9%
45+ Minutes 852 7.6%
Total 11,204 100.0%
This table includes the following Areas: Day County,Grant County,Marshall County,Roberts County
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000

 

Housing Values Estimate %
Owner-occupied units 1,219  
Less than $50,000 318 26.1
$50,000 to $99,999 424 34.8
$100,000 to $149,999 236 19.4
$150,000 to $199,999 83 6.8
$200,000 to $299,999 89 7.3
$300,000 to $499,999 29 2.4
$500,000 to $999,999 19 1.6
$1,000,000 or more 21 1.7
Median $81,700  

 

Gross Rent Estimate %
Occupied units paying rent 420  
Less than $200 51 12.1
$200 to $299 59 14
$300 to $499 126 30
$500 to $749 138 32.9
$750 to $999 46 11
$1,000 to $1,499 0 0
$1,500 or more 0 0
Median $446  
No rent paid 98  


Data Source: US Census Bureau

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Income & Benefits Estimate %
Less than $10,000 159 9.2
$10,000 to $14,999 118 6.8
$15,000 to $24,999 233 13.4
$25,000 to $34,999 194 11.2
$35,000 to $49,999 333 19.2
$50,000 to $74,999 292 16.8
$75,000 to $99,999 196 11.3
$100,000 to $149,999 152 8.8
$150,000 to $199,999 32 1.8
$200,000 or more 28 1.6
Median household income $41,023  
Mean household income $55,482  
Total households 1,737  


Data Source: US Census Bureau

Glacial Lakes Region Workforce Occupations

Area Labor Supply: 2,470

Occupations Estimate %
Civilian employed population 16 years and over 2,254  
Management, business, science, and arts occupations 749 33.2
Service occupations 364 16.1
Sales and office occupations 403 17.9
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 340 15.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 398 17.7

 

Industries Estimate %
Civilian employed population 16 years and over 2,254  
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 406 18
Construction 179 7.9
Manufacturing 313 13.9
Wholesale trade 37 1.6
Retail trade 249 11
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 62 2.8
Information 29 1.3
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 55 2.4
Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services 59 2.6
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 419 18.6
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 157 7
Other services, except public administration 152 6.7
Public administration 137 6.1


Data Source: US Census Bureau

Glacial Lakes Region Wages

Industry Area Information     Statewide Information    
  Number of Workers Percent of Total Area Annual Pay Number of Workers Percent of Total Statewide Annual Pay
Natural Resources/Mining 528 5% $31,675 4,953 1% $33,963
Construction 507 5% $43,214 20,111 5% $38,109
Manufacturing 1,329 12% $38,766 36,960 9% $39,899
Trade/Transportation/Utilities 2,427 23% $29,658 79,566 20% $31,217
Information 83 1% $26,663 6,542 2% $39,983
Financial Activities 468 4% $35,459 28,401 7% $43,378
Professional/Business Services 422 4% $23,143 27,538 7% $42,273
Education/Health Services 1,229 11% $24,638 59,378 15% $39,732
Leisure/Hospitality Services 817 8% $8,411 43,000 11% $13,124
Other Services 237 2% $22,858 10,283 3% $25,185
Total Government 2,722 25% $29,391 72,466 19% $36,267
Reference date for annual pay is 2010 ?This table includes the following Areas: Day County,Grant County,Marshall County,Roberts County
Note: Some industries may not include out-of-state data due to confidential information. If data for stated time period is not available for out-of-state counties, most current data available is used.
Source: South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation, Labor Market Information Center

Glacial Lakes Region Workforce Establishments

Glacial Lakes Region Payroll

Occupation East Average Wage
Accountants and Auditors $26.15
Bookkeeping Accounting and Auditing Clerks $13.45
Cashiers $8.92
Customer Service Representatives $12.50
Laborers and Freight Stock and Material Movers Hand $10.70
Packers and Packagers Hand $10.48
Retail Salespersons $12.30
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers $10.58
Team Assemblers $12.19
Wages Updated to 4th Quarter -2011 ?This table includes the following regions: East,
Note: Out of State Data is not included in this table.
Source: South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation, Labor Market Information Center at http://www.sdjobs.org/lmic/menu_occupational_wages.aspx

Glacial Lakes Region Leading Employers

Britton

Company Name Product/Service Function NAICS Employment Union %
Horton Industries Fan, Clutches for Diesel Motors Branch 333618 207 0.00%
Britton Public School Education Headquarters 611110 70 0.00%
Marshall County Hospital & Clinic Medical Care Headquarters 621111 80 0.00%
Truss Pro's Pre-Fab Building Materials Headquarters 321214 75 0.00%
Rapid Precision Mfg Sub-Assembly, Machining Headquarters 333512 15 0.00%
Precision Wall Systems Assembly of Premade Wall Headquarters 321992 25 0.00%
Truss Industry Production Systems Panels
Assembly Tables
Headquarters 333514 7 0.00%
Britton Lumber & Home Retail Lumber Headquarters 444190 8 0.00%
Marshall County Equipment Equipment Dealer/Parts Headquarters 444220 14 0.00%

 

Langford

Company Name Product/Service Function NAICS Employment Union %
Scott Anderson Elevator Grain Elevator Headquarters 424510 6 0.00%
Langford Post Office U.S. Mail Branch 491110 4 0.00%
Langford School Education Headquarters 611110 30 0.00%
Langford State Bank Financial Services Branch 522110 5 0.00%
Swede's Corner Bar/Restaurant Headquarters 722410 8 0.00%
DaMar C-Store Convenience Store-Bulk/Retail/Fuel Headquarters   8 0.00%

 

Veblen

Company Name Product/Service Function NAICS Employment Union %
Cenex Gas Station Headquarters 447190 3 0.00%
Dakota Western Wood/Plastic Board Headquarters 326111 12 0.00%
Grobe's Grocery Grocery Store Headquarters 445110 4 0.00%
MCC Dairy Milk Headquarters 112120 25 0.00%
Weber Ag Chemicals and Application Headquarters 325314 4 0.00%

Source: http://www.sdreadytowork.com

Glacial Lakes Region Govt Taxation

STATE TAXES
Corporate Income Tax - None
Personal Income Tax - None
Local Occupation Tax - None
Local Wage Tax - None
Personal Property Tax - None
State Property Tax - None

Glacial Lakes Region Workers Comp Unemployment

Employment Status Estimate %
In labor force 2,332 64.8
   Civilian labor force 2,332 64.8
   Employed 2,254 62.6
   Unemployed 78 2.2
   Armed Forces 0 0
Not in labor force 1,269 35.2
   Civilian labor force 2,332  
Percent Unemployed   3.3
Population 16 years and over 3,601  


Data Source: US Census Bureau

Job Seekers
Job seekers would include persons without jobs and workers who are willing to change jobs and have registered with a local office of the South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation.

Occupation Area Total Percentage of Total
Architecture and Engineering Occupations 28 1.0%
Arts Design Entertainment Sports and Media Occupations 32 1.2%
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 234 8.4%
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 77 2.8%
Community and Social Services Occupations 53 1.9%
Computer and Mathematical Occupations 35 1.3%
Construction and Extraction Occupations 262 9.4%
Education Training and Library Occupations 42 1.5%
Farming Fishing and Forestry Occupations 102 3.7%
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 193 7.0%
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations 27 1.0%
Healthcare Support Occupations 93 3.4%
Installation Maintenance and Repair Occupations 113 4.1%
Legal Occupations 16 0.6%
Life Physical and Social Science Occupations 12 0.4%
Management Occupations 119 4.3%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 355 12.8%
Personal Care and Service Occupations 72 2.6%
Production Occupations 327 11.8%
Protective Service Occupations 70 2.5%
Sales and Related Occupations 270 9.7%
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 244 8.8%
Total Job Applicants 2,776 100.0%
Reference date is Friday, March 23, 2012 ?This table includes the following Areas: Day County,Grant County,Marshall County,Roberts County
Source: South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation, Labor Market Information Center.
Note: Active job seekers include all seekers registered and actively seeking employment in the last 90 days.

Glacial Lakes Region Available Real Estate

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Glacial Lakes Region Higher Education

Educational Attainment Estimate %
Population 25 years and over 3,109  
Less than 9th grade 269 8.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 187 6
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 1,105 35.5
Some college, no degree 624 20.1
Associate's degree 406 13.1
Bachelor's degree 407 13.1
Graduate or professional degree 111 3.6
Percent high school graduate or higher   85.3
Percent bachelor's degree or higher   16.7


Data Source: US Census Bureau

Glacial Lakes Region Transportation

Metro Area Miles
Minneapolis 274
Omaha 376
Kansas City 560
Chicago 683
Denver 750

 

Highways
South Dakota State HIghways 10, 25 and 27, (all 2 lane highways) run through Marshall County. The nearest interstate highway is I-29, which is 40 miles to the east.

Air
Marshall County is served by Britton Airport, which has 2 runways, the longest of which is 4200 feet.

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Glacial Lakes Area Development
PO Box 231, 909 S. Main St.
Britton, SD  57430
Phone: (605) 448-0005
Fax: (605) 448-2687
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