Hughes County, SD

Population 17,064

Hughes County, SD Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 8.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 58.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 33%

Registered Offenders

47.38% Higher than national avg.

Environmental Hazards

399 Found nearby


Low 1.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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7 Public Schools view public schools

There are 7 K-12 public schools in Hughes County, SD and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Hughes County's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
1 Private School

St Joseph Elementary School

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

  • We're sorry! No colleges & universities found in our database

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Crime view details

51 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Hughes County, SD

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Property Report Overview

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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

118 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Hughes County, SD issued 118 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 118 permits, 35 were issued for single family homes and 83 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Hughes County, SD issued 15 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $530
  • 1 Bedroom: $606
  • 2 Bedrooms: $797
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,132
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,364

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Environmental Hazards

399 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Hughes County, SD has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Hughes County, SD is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.36 Average
    Hughes County, SD is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 17.63°
  • February 21.1°
  • March 35.13°
  • April 44.87°
  • May 55.75°
  • June 67.23°
  • July 75.07°
  • August 73.4°
  • September 62.92°
  • October 48.62°
  • November 34.44°
  • December 23.47°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Hughes County, SD

Hughes County, SD has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hughes County, SD has no risk of hurricanes.
Hughes County, SD has a low risk of hail storms.
Hughes County, SD has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Hughes County, SD: $58,934


Unemployment in Hughes County is 1.9%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.4% and 7.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 30.77%
White Collar - 69.23%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Dennis Daugaard
  • Sen. Mike Rounds
  • Sen. John Thune

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

22 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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