South Dakota
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South Dakota POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

South Dakota Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
858,469

Age

PEOPLE OF South Dakota DETAILS
Under 5 Years 7.11
5 To 17 17.51
18 To 24 10.02
25 To 34 13.13
35 To 54 24.37
55 To 64 12.95
65 Years And Over 14.90

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 90.9
College Graduated 27.0
Attending College 5.6

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
South Dakota 26747 24688.82626605282 #D0DD27
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
South Dakota 50957 25324.176938703244 #CCDB2A
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
14.1%

Employment Industries in SD

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 15.3
Retail 11.2
Manufacturing 9.9
Education 8.8
Accommodation 7.2
Construction 6.8
Agriculture 6.4
Finance 6.1
Public Service 5.0
Other 4.5
Professional, scientific, and technical services 3.3
Transportation 3.3
Wholesale 3.0
Administration 2.6
Arts 2.1
Information Technology 1.7
Real Estate 1.2
Utilities 0.9
Mining 0.6
Management 0.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 83.2
Black Or African American 1.5
American Indian And Alaska Native 8.3
Asian 1.2
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Some Other Race Alone 2.4
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 3.3

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 39.6
Norwegian 13.7
Unclassified 13.1
Irish 10.9
English 5.7
Dutch 4.7
Swedish 3.3
French 2.4
Czech 2.1
Danish 1.9
Polish 1.6
Italian 1.4
Russian 1.2
Scottish 1.2
European 0.8
Scandinavian 0.6
Scots-Irish 0.5
French Canadian 0.5
Finnish 0.5
Welsh 0.5

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 93.5
Spanish 2.1
Native American languages 1.4
German 0.7
African languages 0.4
Other Asian languages 0.3
Chinese 0.2
Indic languages 0.1
French 0.1
Slavic languages 0.1
Tagalog 0.1
Russian 0.1
Serbo-Croatian 0.1
Arabic 0.1
Korean 0.1
Vietnamese 0.1
Other languages 0.0
Italian 0.0
Other Indo-European 0.0
West Germanic languages 0.0

Foreign Born SD Residents
3.0%