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Population (year 2000): 18,504. Estimated population in July 2005: 18,715 (+1.1% change)
Males: 9,240 (49.9%), Females: 9,264 (50.1%)

Brookings County

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Median resident age: 23.5 years
Median household income: $31,266 (year 2000)
Median house value: $93,900 (year 2000)

Brookings, SD residents, houses, and apartments details

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Races in Brookings:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.1%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • Chinese (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (44.5%), Norwegian (24.8%), Irish (9.8%), English (5.7%), Swedish (5.4%), Dutch (4.5%).

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Elevation: 1623 feet

Land area: 11.9 square miles

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For population 25 years and over in Brookings

  • High school or higher: 91.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 37.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 11.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brookings city

  • Never married: 48.2%
  • Now married: 40.4%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 5.7%

2.8% Foreign born (2.0% Asia, 0.3% Africa).

Population change in the 1990s: +2,102 (+12.8%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Falls, SD Sioux (53.4 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: NE Omaha, (217.3 miles pop. 390,007).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (648.7 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: SD (7.2 miles Aurora, SD (9.4 miles Volga, Bushnell, SD (9.9 miles) , SD (11.5 miles Bruce, SD (13.1 miles White, Sinai, SD (18.0 miles) , Nunda, SD (18.6 miles) , SD (20.2 miles Estelline,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1997: 47 buildings, average cost: $87,700
  • 1998: 62 buildings, average cost: $78,600
  • 1999: 46 buildings, average cost: $87,600
  • 2000: 38 buildings, average cost: $89,800
  • 2001: 54 buildings, average cost: $79,100
  • 2002: 81 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2003: 53 buildings, average cost: $77,400
  • 2004: 114 buildings, average cost: $86,100
  • 2005: 124 buildings, average cost: $135,000

Latitude: 44.31 N, Longitude: 96.79 W

Area code: 605


Brookings, South Dakota business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (28.9%), Manufacturing (19.7%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (12.1%), Retail trade (11.0%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,481 (+18.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 8,911 (83.7%)


 

Crime in Brookings by Year

Type 1999 2000 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 5.4 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 7 3 3 3 1
    per 100,000 37.8 16.2 16.2 16.2 5.4
Robberies 0 0 0 1 3
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.4 16.2
Assaults 15 9 6 3 5
    per 100,000 81.1 48.6 32.4 16.2 27.0
Burglaries 63 51 76 55 37
    per 100,000 340.5 275.6 410.7 297.2 200.0
Thefts 394 318 389 336 271
    per 100,000 2129.3 1718.5 2102.2 1815.8 1464.5
Auto thefts 24 15 8 18 14
    per 100,000 129.7 81.1 43.2 97.3 75.7
150.7 116.1 129.3 112.6 91.1


Average climate in Brookings, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Brookings,
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Brookings-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Dakota state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1993, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.1 miles away from the Brookings city center injured 5 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1993, a category 4 tornado 32.7 miles away from the city center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Main business address for: DAKTRONICS INC /SD/ (MISCELLANEOUS MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES).


Hospital/medical center in Brookings:
  • BROOKINGS HOSPITAL (300 22ND AVE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Brookings:
  • FLANDREAU MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL-CAH (about 23 miles; FLANDREAU, SD)
  • HENDRICKS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 30 miles; HENDRICKS, MN)
  • MADISON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 33 miles; MADISON, SD)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Brookings:
  • BROOKINGS MUNI (about 3 miles; BROOKINGS, SD; ID: BKX)
  • WATERTOWN MUNI (about 48 miles; WATERTOWN, SD; ID: ATY)
  • JOE FOSS FIELD (about 51 miles; SIOUX FALLS, SD; ID: FSD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Brookings:
  • ARLINGTON MUNI (about 24 miles; ARLINGTON, SD; ID: 3A9)
  • FLANDREAU MUNI (about 26 miles; FLANDREAU, SD; ID: 4P3)
  • MADISON MUNI (about 30 miles; MADISON, SD; ID: MDS)


Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Fire - Other 1 $2,408 $28,896 0 $0
Streets and Highways 19 $65,073 $41,098 0 $0
Airports 1 $3,667 $44,004 3 $1,130
Welfare 26 $68,021 $31,394 59 $71,492
Health 4 $12,032 $36,096 12 $18,095
Hospitals 128 $445,357 $41,752 109 $139,832
Parks and Recreation 13 $42,847 $39,551 56 $12,544
Electric Power 32 $129,752 $48,657 13 $13,422
Water Supply 12 $41,619 $41,619 3 $3,209
Natural Resources 5 $18,159 $43,581 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 24 $86,408 $43,204 0 $0
Sewerage 10 $36,300 $43,560 3 $4,786
Solid Waste Management 13 $40,615 $37,490 0 $0
Other Government Administration 4 $13,681 $41,043 7 $2,200
Financial Administration 3 $11,114 $44,456 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 120 $419,240 $41,924 23 $14,358
Police - Other 8 $22,648 $33,972 9 $2,296
Local Libraries 9 $29,971 $39,961 7 $3,200
Firefighters 2 $8,022 $48,132 0 $0
Totals for Government 434 $1,496,934 $41,389 304 $286,564


College/University in Brookings:
  • SOUTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 7,353; Location: UNIVERSITY STATION; Public; Website: WWW.SDSTATE.EDU; Offers Doctor's degree)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Brookings:
  • SOUTHWEST STATE UNIVERSITY (about 71 miles; MARSHALL, MN; Full-time enrollment: 3,405)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH DAKOTA (about 104 miles; VERMILLION, SD; FT enrollment: 6,014)
  • RIDGEWATER COLLEGE (about 133 miles; WILLMAR, MN; FT enrollment: 2,711)
  • NORTH DAKOTA STATE COLLEGE OF SCIENCE (about 136 miles; WAHPETON, ND; FT enrollment: 2,176)
  • WESTERN IOWA TECH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 138 miles; SIOUX CITY, IA; FT enrollment: 2,639)
  • NORTHERN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 143 miles; ABERDEEN, SD; FT enrollment: 2,356)
  • WAYNE STATE COLLEGE (about 145 miles; WAYNE, NE; FT enrollment: 3,026)
Public high school in Brookings:
  • BROOKINGS HI SCH (Students: 841; Location: 530 ELM AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Brookings:
  • GS MICKELSON MIDDLE SCH (Students: 608; Location: 1801 12TH ST S; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • MEDARY ELEM (Students: 539; Location: 718 5TH ST S; Grades: PK - 05)
  • HILLCREST ELEM (Students: 488; Location: 304 15TH AVE; Grades: KG - 05)
  • CENTRAL ELEM (Students: 254; Location: 521 4TH ST; Grades: PK - 05)
  • E CENTRAL MULTI-DISTRICT (Location: 700 ELM AVE; Grades: 00 - 00)
  • SELECT HIGH (Location: 504 3RD AVE; Grades: 00 - 00)
Library in Brookings:
  • BROOKINGS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $766,451; Location: 515 THIRD STREET; 86,575 books; 5,073 audio materials; 3,263 video materials; 245 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Brookings: Village Square (A), City Plaza (B). their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Brookings Mall (1), University Mall (2). their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Greenwood Cemetery (1), Calvary Cemetery (2). their locations on the map

Parks in Brookings include: Sexauer Park (1), Pioneer Park (2), Hillcrest Park (3). their locations on the map


Brookings compared to South Dakota state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Brookings:
  • KBRK (1430 AM; 1 kW; BROOKINGS, SD; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF BROOKINGS, INC.)
  • KLOH (1050 AM; 9 kW; PIPESTONE, MN; Owner: WALLACE CHRISTENSEN)
  • KJJQ (910 AM; 1 kW; VOLGA, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXRB (1000 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD)
  • KSOO (1140 AM; 10 kW; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • 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.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMSD (1510 AM; 5 kW; MILBANK, SD; Owner: BIG STONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brookings:
  • KSDJ (90.7 FM; BROOKINGS, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K285EX (105.5 FM; BROOKINGS, SD; Owner: REFUGE MEDIA GROUP)
  • KKHG (107.9 FM; FLANDREAU, SD; Owner: LA COMMUNIQUE, INC.)
  • KKCK (99.7 FM; MARSHALL, MN; Owner: KMHL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K209DX (89.7 FM; BROOKINGS, SD; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KKQQ (102.3 FM; VOLGA, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KELO-FM (92.5 FM; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: MIDCONTINENT RADIO OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KDBX (107.1 FM; CLEAR LAKE, SD; Owner: SORENSON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBRK-FM (93.7 FM; BROOKINGS, SD; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF HURON, INC.)
  • KESD (88.3 FM; BROOKINGS, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)

TV broadcast stations around Brookings:
  • K40FZ (Channel 40; BROOKINGS, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • K50DG (Channel 50; BROOKINGS, SD; Owner: INDEPENDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KELO-TV (Channel 11; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SIOUX FALLS, INC.)
  • KSFY-TV (Channel 13; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: ELCOM OF SOUTH DAKOTA, INC.)
  • KDLT-TV (Channel 46; SIOUX FALLS, SD; Owner: RED RIVER BROADCAST CO., LLC)
  • KESD-TV (Channel 8; BROOKINGS, SD; Owner: SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR ED. TELECOMMUNICATIONS)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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