Utilities

Yankton

Population

Total Population

14,202

Population
Growth Rate

-0.22%

Median Age

41

Diversity Index

30.800

Housing & Income

Households

5,919

Total Housing Units

6,498


Owner Occupied

3,489

Renter Occupied

2,431

Vacant

579

Median Home Value

$165,129


Average Home Value

$209,301

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.01%


Per Capita Income

2.17%

Income Projection

Median Household

$50,722 $55,433


Average Household

$69,001 $77,089


Per Capita

$29,272 $32,590

Workforce

Total Businesses

897

Total Employed

11,869

Workers 16+

7,290

AG/Forestry/Fish/Hunting

Businesses

8

Employed

27

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

2

Employed

16

Construction

Businesses

46

Employed

271

Manufacturing

Businesses

33

Employed

1,635

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

26

Employed

432

Some
High School

618

Graduated
High School

2,101

Associates
Degree

839

Bachelor's
Degree

2,112

Graduate
Degree

1,217

Average Commute Time

0 min.



Resident Commuters

6,832

Non-Resident Commuters

222

Drive Alone

5,903

Carpooled

699

Public

79

Work At Home

264

Utilities

Yankton provides reliable, efficient and cost effective utility services for your electric, water, sewer, natural gas and telecommunication needs.


Electricity

northwesternNorthWestern Energy

  • Location:Yankton, SD
  • Ownership Type: Investor Owned
  • Avg. $/kWh (Large Office): $0.09
  • Avg. $/kWh (Large Industrial): $0.05
  • Peak Demand (mW): 341
  • Generation Capacity (mW): 360
  • SD Counties Served: 25
  • SD Population  Served: 226,200
  • Total Customers Served: 403,600*
  • Phone:(605) 665-7458 or (800) 245-6977

Source: Northwestern Energy, 2013.  www.northwesternenergy.com

*The provider of electric service to the City of Yankton and portions of Yankton County is Northwestern Energy, an investor owned, regulated public utility. NWE serves electric customers in South Dakota and Montana.


Natural Gas

mid-americanMidAmerican Energy

  • Location: Yankton, SD
  • Ownership Type: Private
  • *Price: $0.31249/therm
  • Gas Transportation Available: Yes
  • Pipeline Source: Private
  • Customers Served (Local): 6,011
  • Customers Served (State): 87,925
  • Customers Served (System): 719,113
  • Phone: (888) 427-5632

*Price is reflective of MidAmerican Energy’s price plus PGA for a commercial customer using 3,000 therms a month.


Sewer

city of yanktonCity of Yankton

  • Location: Yankton, SD
  • Ownership Type: Municipal
  • Avg. Cost/1000 Gal.: $7.08
  • Rated Capacity (mgd): 2.62
  • Average Daily Demand (mgd): 1.7
  • Peak Demand (mgd): 1.897
  • Connection Fee: Varies
  • Phone:(605) 668-5241

Source: City of Yankton, 2016

Comments: Yankton’s sewer treatment plant has plenty of capacity to meet the future needs of industries!


Water

city of yanktonCity of Yankton

  • Location: Yankton, SD
  • Ownership Type: Municipal
  • Avg. Cost/1000 Gal.: $8.41
  • Rated Capacity (mgd): 8
  • Avg. Capacity (mgd): 3.2
  • Peak Demand (mgd): 6.8
  • Well Avg. Depth (ft.): 0
  • Treated: Yes
  • Temp Range (F): 35-75
  • Storage Capacity (gal.): 4,000,000
  • Major Source: Missouri River and supplemental wells
  • Hardness (ppm): 140
  • Connection Fee:V aries
  • Phone:(605) 668-5241

Source: City of Yankton, 2016


Telecommunications

vastVast

  • Location: Yankton, SD
  • Service Type: Phone (local & long distance), Internet, Cable TV
  • Fiber Optics: Yes
  • Pop Location: Yankton
  • DSL: Yes
  • Switch Services: Yes
  • Phone: (605) 965-9393

midcontinentMidcontinent Communications

  • Location: Yankton, SD
  • Service Type: Phone (l0cal & long distance, Internet, Wireless, Cable TV
  • Fiber Optics: Yes
  • Pop Location: Yankton
  • DSL: Yes
  • Switch Services: Yes
  • Phone: (800) 888-1300

century linkCenturyLink Communitcations

  • Location: Yankton, SD
  • Service Type: Phone (local & long distance), Internet, Wireless
  • Fiber Optics: Yes
  • POP Location: Yankton
  • DSL: Yes
  • Switch Services: Yes
  • Phone: (877) 720-3428

Comments: Vast, Midcontinent Communications and CenturyLink Communications provide telecommunications services for the Yankton area and work closely with businesses to see that their telecommunication needs are met. Yankton offers multiple options for ATM circuit redundancy. In addition, IP Networks, T1 and frame relay are available.