Hecla Information

Hecla Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Hecla, SD

General Hecla Information

State: South Dakota

County: Brown County

Close cities: Britton, SD, Columbia, SD, Houghton, SD, Claremont, SD, Frederick, SD, Amherst, SD

Hecla Population (census data)
Total 299 (-4.8% since 2000)
Male 142 (47.5%)
Female 157 (52.5%)

Population Density: 879 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 68.4 (US Avg is 100)

Hecla Elevation: 1,299 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1890

Land Area: 0.34 square miles

Median Household Income: $33,827

Zip Codes: 57446.

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Hecla Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (99.0%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (50.0%)
  • English (10.8%)
  • Norwegian (10.2%)
  • Irish (8.3%)
  • United States (6.7%)
  • Polish (2.9%)

Local Hecla Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Minnesota Twins
NFL Football: Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings
NBA Basketball: Minnesota Timberwolves
NHL Hockey: Minnesota Wild
NCAA Sports: , University of Minnesota

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