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Parkston Demographics

Education

High School

43%

Associate's

31%

Bachelor's

19%

Master's

6%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

61%

3 people

8%

4 people

7%

5 people

17%

6+ people

7%

Household Income

0-50k

42%

50-100k

29%

100-150k

22%

150-200k

3%

200k+

4%

Age

0-10

15%

10-20

13%

20-45

28%

45-65

22%

65+

22%

Getting Around Parkston

Parkston Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

66%

15-30 Mins

20%

30-40 Mins

10%

40-60 Mins

3%

60+ Mins

1%

Parkston Education

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Living in Parkston, SD

Parkston is a small town in South Dakota with approximately 2,000 residents. Retirees account for a greater percentage of the population (23%) here than nationally (14%), while young professionals appear in smaller numbers. Renters tend to be in the minority in the town, and 79% of residents own their homes. With a relatively low average rent of $566 a month in the town, renting remains an affordable option, particularly compared to other cities in South Dakota. Each month, renters in Parkston will save around $185 compared to the state average.

Averaging about 12 minutes, the commute time for Parkston residents outperforms the state average of about 18 minutes. Many residents (43%) commute to work by car, while public transit is not used. A small percentage of workers (3%) commute on foot, though the number surpasses the national average.

Compared to the national average (5%), Parkston has a relatively large number of residents older than 25 who have an Associate's degree (7%). In addition, 12% possess a Bachelor's degree and 2% have a Master's or Doctoral degree. Parkston residents have a plethora of industries from which to choose, the most common four of which are healthcare, retail, manufacturing, and entertainment. Together, these industries make up 25% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the town's residents work in sales, which ranks as the top career path in the town. Parkston workers earn an average annual income of about $63,000, roughly the same as the state average. However, Parkston compares less favorably to the national average ($73,345).