Timber Lake Dewey County, South Dakota

Timber Lake: City in and county seat of Dewey County, South Dakota, United States

About

Timber Lake is a city located in the county of Dewey in the U.S. state of South Dakota. Its population at the 2010 census was 443 and a population density of 421 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 491 inhabitants.

The city was created 111 years ago in 1910.

Timber Lake Quick Facts

Population : 491 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : South Dakota (United States)
County : Dewey County
Postal code : 57656
Phone Area Codes : 605
Area : 1.05 km2
Altitude : 2,169 feet / 661 meters
Capital city : Timber Lake is capital of Dewey County
Establishment : January 01, 1911 (111 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−07:00
Local time : 05:56:21 (30th September 2022)
Density : 466 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 9.78% (2010-2020)
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Location of Timber Lake on South Dakota map.
Dewey County South Dakota Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Timber Lake Highlighted locator map image
Dewey County South Dakota Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Timber Lake Highlighted
Dewey County South Dakota Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Timber Lake Highlighted locator map image

Geography

Timber Lake is located at 45°25'45"N 101°4'27"W (45.4291500, -101.0740300).

Timber Lake map

Demographics

The population of Timber Lake increased by 9.78% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 443 - census
2011 451 1.77% estimation process
2012 461 2.17% estimation process
2013 469 1.71% estimation process
2014 477 1.68% estimation process
2015 483 1.24% estimation process
2016 493 2.03% estimation process
2017 496 0.6% estimation process
2018 502 1.2% estimation process
2019 499 -0.6% estimation process
2020 491 -1.63% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 9,618
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 10,549
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -8.8%
April 1, 2020 Population : 9,613
April 1, 2010 Population : 10,557
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.2%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.0%
People over 65 (%) : 18.5%
Female persons, % : 51.5%
White only, percent : 97.1%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 0.1%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 95.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 885
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 0.5%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 62.7%

Timber Lake zip code is 57656. County name: Dewey, County fips: 46041

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 62.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $51,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $771
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $366
2015-2019 median gross rent : $612
2015-2019 Households : 4,235
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.26
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 1.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 83.0%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 74.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 17.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 10,062
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 31,165
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 68,896
2012 total retail sales per capita : $6,641
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $39,750
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,249
Percentage of people living in poverty : 18.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 696
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 402
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 227
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 644
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 48
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 593
2010 population per square mile : 2,349.9
2010 land area in square miles : 4.49

People born in Timber Lake (2)

People born in Timber Lake, including politician Lorraine Hine, Elizabeth Sudmeier, .

List

Post offices near Timber Lake

Post Office Name City ZIP
Timber Lak Post Office Timber Lake (SD) 57656

Other cities in Dewey County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Dewey County , SD.

City Name Population Title
North Eagle Butte 1,954 Census designated place in Dewey County, South Dakota, United States
Eagle Butte 1,418 City in Dewey and Ziebach counties in South Dakota, United States
Virginia 292 Township in Union County, South Dakota
Isabel 150 Town in Dewey County, South Dakota, United States
Firesteel 35 Unincorporated community in South Dakota
Moreau 27 Township in Perkins County, South Dakota