Aurora County, South Dakota Population 2018

Aurora County, South Dakota's estimated population is 2,738 with a growth rate of -0.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Aurora County, South Dakota is the 52nd largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,73910.04%
20172,738-12-0.44%
20162,75080.29%
20152,742-5-0.18%
20142,747301.10%
20132,717-43-1.56%
20122,760441.62%
20112,716150.56%
20102,701-434-13.84%
19903,135-493-13.59%
19803,628-555-13.27%
19704,183-566-11.92%
19604,749-271-5.40%
19505,020-367-6.81%
19405,387-1,752-24.54%
19307,139-107-1.48%
19207,2461,10317.96%
19106,1432,13253.15%
19004,011-1,034-20.50%
18905,0454,9767211.59%
1880690.00%

Aurora County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,523
American Indian and Alaska Native85
Some Other Race61
Black or African American45
Two or More Races25

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Aurora County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2018

20406080100120 Male Population20406080100120 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Aurora County, South Dakota Median Age

39.9


Total

38.2


Male

43.6


Female

Aurora County, South Dakota Adults

There are 2,025 adults, (550 of whom are seniors) in Aurora County, South Dakota.

Aurora County, South Dakota Age Dependency

85.7

Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Aurora County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

1,294

47.24%

Male

1,445

52.76%

Aurora County, South Dakota Households and Families

Aurora County, South Dakota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Aurora County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
Male80.5%19.5%
All77.6%22.4%
Non Family68.9%31.1%
Female53.2%46.8%

77.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Aurora County, South Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1792.1977.6
Married6052.9787.1
Non Family4561.1268.9
Female772.353.2
Male412.4680.5

2.83

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Aurora County, South Dakota Households

Aurora County, South Dakota Education

Aurora County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1779.73%
9th to 12th Grade482.64%
High School Graduate62334.25%
Some College35219.35%
Associates Degree25213.85%
Bachelors Degree30516.77%
Graduate Degree623.41%

Aurora County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6861,526334
Hispanic8621
Other Race3811
Black333333
Native American1411
Multiple Races33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Aurora County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,655$44,271$25,424
Less Than High School$25,441$27,969$23,750
High School Grad$30,659$35,000$23,917
Some College$35,438$47,989$22,500
Bachelors Degree$48,984$59,129$38,281
Graduate Degree$47,125$46,750$50,417

$34,655

Average Earnings

$44,271

Average Male

$25,424

Average Female

Aurora County, South Dakota Language

Aurora County, South Dakota Language by Age

Aurora County, South Dakota Language

93.77% of Aurora County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 6.23% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.05% of the population.

Aurora County, South Dakota Poverty

Aurora County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,3571335.64%
Native391743.59%
Hispanic166169.64%

6.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.00%

Male Poverty Rate

7.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Aurora County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Aurora County, South Dakota is Native, with 43.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Aurora County, South Dakota is White, with 5.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.86%.

Aurora County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.85%
High School8.60%
Some College3.36%
Bachelors or Greater1.91%

Aurora County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed3.37%
Male Employed2.98%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Aurora County, South Dakota Income

Aurora County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,257$71,745
Families$71,094$85,260
Married Families$73,869$
Non Families$39,100$48,461

Aurora County, South Dakota Marital Status

Aurora County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

62.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Aurora County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Aurora County, South Dakota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Aurora County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Aurora County, South Dakota Veterans

Aurora County, South Dakota Veterans by War

169

Number of Veterans

169

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam67
Korea43
First Gulf War13
World War II7
Second Gulf War3

Aurora County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+66
65 to 7457
55 to 6423
35 to 5420
18 to 343

Aurora County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Aurora County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Aurora County, South Dakota Employment Status

Aurora County, South Dakota Employment by Age

69%

Labor Force Participation

68%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Aurora County, South Dakota Employment by Race

Aurora County, South Dakota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Aurora County, South Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Plankinton707718111.56%
White Lake37237200.00%
Stickney28428620.70%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990