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Webster is a city in Day County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named for J.B. Webster, settler.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in South Dakota named Webster. For links to other places called Webster, SD, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Webster is 45.332N. The longitude is -97.519W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,857 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,821.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Webster demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Day County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 57274 ZIP code.
35% of Webster residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Webster ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Webster was $16,398, compared with $21,587 nationally.
20% of Webster residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Webster, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $244. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $614.
Libraries in Webster include Webster Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Webster include Webster Reporter & Farmer
Day County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Webster political report.
The average commute time for Webster workers is 14 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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