Fall River County, South Dakota Population 2018

Fall River County, South Dakota's estimated population is 6,687 with a growth rate of -2.72% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fall River County, South Dakota is the 26th largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,687-187-2.72%
20166,8741051.55%
20166,769-29-0.43%
20156,798-46-0.67%
20146,844290.43%
20136,815-158-2.27%
20126,973100.14%
20116,963-151-2.12%
20107,114-239-3.25%
19907,353-1,086-12.87%
19808,43993412.45%
19707,505-3,183-29.78%
196010,6882492.39%
195010,4392,35029.05%
19408,089-652-7.46%
19308,7411,75625.14%
19206,985-778-10.02%
19107,7634,222119.23%
19003,541-937-20.92%
18904,4780.00%

Fall River County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,977
American Indian and Alaska Native492
Two or More Races119
Asian113
Some Other Race107
Black or African American66

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Fall River County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Fall River County, South Dakota Median Age

52.6


Total

51.7


Male

53.3


Female

Fall River County, South Dakota Adults

There are 5,630 adults, (1,746 of which are seniors) in Fall River County, South Dakota.

Fall River County, South Dakota Age Dependency

77

Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Fall River County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

3,375

49.10%

Male

3,499

50.90%

Fall River County, South Dakota Households and Families

Fall River County, South Dakota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fall River County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.2%13.8%
Female80.4%19.6%
All71%29%
Non Family58.9%41.1%
Male5%95%

71.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fall River County, South Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0822.1371
Married1,4412.7486.2
Non Family1,2571.1358.9
Female2452.8880.4
Male1393.475

2.75

Average Family Size

2.13

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fall River County, South Dakota Households

Fall River County, South Dakota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade981.88%
9th to 12th Grade2625.03%
High School Graduate1,71232.85%
Some College1,33325.58%
Associates Degree55810.71%
Bachelors Degree92017.65%
Graduate Degree3286.29%

Fall River County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,6124,2991,050
Native American30328178
Hispanic1209732
Asian999987
Multiple Races69618
Other Race393122
Black2121

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 87.88%.

Fall River County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,449$36,884$24,893
Less Than High School$16,364$18,929$15,455
High School Grad$24,639$33,420$17,083
Some College$32,581$42,300$27,162
Bachelors Degree$37,500$48,176$33,750
Graduate Degree$$$37,115

$31,449

Average Earnings

$36,884

Average Male

$24,893

Average Female

Fall River County, South Dakota Language

Fall River County, South Dakota Language by Age

Fall River County, South Dakota Language

95.56% of Fall River County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 4.44% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 2.56% of the population.

Fall River County, South Dakota Poverty

Fall River County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,66388815.68%
Native43218242.13%
Black662842.42%
Multiple1081715.74%
Hispanic25462.36%

16.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.84%

Male Poverty Rate

18.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fall River County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fall River County, South Dakota is Black, with 42.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fall River County, South Dakota is Hispanic, with 2.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.70%.

Fall River County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.92%
High School16.32%
Some College11.97%
Bachelors or Greater11.67%

Fall River County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.10%
Male Unemployed15.49%
Female Employed7.26%
Male Employed4.45%

Fall River County, South Dakota Income

Fall River County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,750$54,790
Families$65,179$70,509
Married Families$71,906$
Non Families$23,973$31,450

Fall River County, South Dakota Marital Status

Fall River County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Fall River County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Fall River County, South Dakota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Fall River County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

Fall River County, South Dakota Veterans

Fall River County, South Dakota Veterans by War

974

Number of Veterans

836

Male Veterans

138

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam417
First Gulf War154
Korea75
Second Gulf War69
World War II50

Fall River County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54281
55 to 64238
65 to 74223
75+185
18 to 3447

Fall River County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White83216.57%
Indian9528.96%
Hispanic2716.27%
2 or More2633.77%
Black2152.50%

Fall River County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

16.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fall River County, South Dakota Employment Status

Fall River County, South Dakota Employment by Age

55.5%

Labor Force Participation

53.7%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Fall River County, South Dakota Employment by Race

Fall River County, South Dakota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Fall River County, South Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hot Springs37013564-137-3.70%
Edgemont764736-28-3.66%
Oelrichs130127-3-2.31%
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