Kennebec, SD Population

By | June 28, 2019

Population: 286. Estimated population in 2021: 284 (-0.7% change)
Males: 150 (52.4%), Females: 136 (47.6%)

Lyman County

Zip code: 57544

Median resident age: 43.6 years
Median household income: $36,875
Median house value: $41,100

Races in Kennebec:

  • White Non-Hispanic (87.8%)
  • American Indian (10.1%)
  • Two or more races (3.8%)
  • Filipino (1.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (28.3%), Irish (9.8%), Swedish (9.1%), United States (8.0%), Norwegian (6.6%), French (5.9%).

Elevation: 1690 feet

Land area: 0.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Kennebec

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 12.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kennebec town

  • Never married: 16.3%
  • Now married: 64.4%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

2.4% Foreign born (1.4% Europe, 0.7% Asia, 0.3% North America).

Population change in the 1990s: +1 (+0.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Kennebec:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Kennebec:

  • PIERRE REGIONAL (about 44 miles; PIERRE, SD; Abbreviation: PIR)
  • HURON REGIONAL (about 119 miles; HURON, SD; Abbreviation: HON)
  • ABERDEEN REGIONAL (about 146 miles; ABERDEEN, SD; Abbreviation: ABR)
Other public-use airports nearest to Kennebec:

  • PRESHO MUNI (about 12 miles; PRESHO, SD; Abbreviation: 5P5)
  • BOB WILEY FIELD (about 36 miles; WINNER, SD; Abbreviation: SFD)
  • CHAMBERLAIN MUNI (about 40 miles; CHAMBERLAIN, SD; Abbreviation: 9V9)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kennebec:

  • NORTHERN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 144 miles; ABERDEEN, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,356)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MARY (about 207 miles; BISMARCK, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,203)
  • NORTHEAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 208 miles; NORFOLK, NE; Full-time enrollment: 2,732)
  • BISMARCK STATE COLLEGE (about 212 miles; BISMARCK, ND; Full-time enrollment: 2,205)
  • SOUTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 215 miles; BROOKINGS, SD; Full-time enrollment: 7,353)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH DAKOTA (about 216 miles; VERMILLION, SD; Full-time enrollment: 6,014)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA AT KEARNEY (about 217 miles; KEARNEY, NE; Full-time enrollment: 5,588)
Public primary/middle schools in Kennebec:

  • LYMAN MIDDLE SCH (Students: 102; Location: 411 E 2ND ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • KENNEBEC ELEM (Students: 93; Location: 411 E 2ND ST; Grades: PK – 05)

Libraries

Library in Kennebec:

  • KENNEBEC PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $7,804; Location: 203 S MAIN; 13,152 books; 72 audio materials; 193 video materials; 10 serial subscriptions)

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