Fall River County, South Dakota Population 2018

Fall River County, South Dakota's estimated population is 6,687 with a growth rate of -1.21% 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
20176,783961.44%
20176,687-82-1.21%
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
White5,886
American Indian and Alaska Native380
Two or More Races247
Some Other Race115
Asian108
Black or African American47

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

Fall River County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Fall River County, South Dakota Median Age

50.9


Total

49.5


Male

52.4


Female

Fall River County, South Dakota Adults

There are 5,561 adults, (1,736 of whom are seniors) in Fall River County, South Dakota.

Fall River County, South Dakota Age Dependency

77.3

Age Dependency Ratio

45.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Fall River County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

3,359

49.52%

Male

3,424

50.48%

Fall River County, South Dakota Households and Families

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

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

Fall River County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
Female82.1%17.9%
All72.7%27.3%
Non Family58.4%41.6%
Male5.6%94.4%

72.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fall River County, South Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1152.0872.7
Married1,4882.7586.4
Non Family1,2201.158.4
Female3182.5282.1
Male892.735.6

2.66

Average Family Size

2.08

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.3%

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 Grade791.53%
9th to 12th Grade2574.97%
High School Graduate1,62031.32%
Some College1,40327.13%
Associates Degree62412.06%
Bachelors Degree94418.25%
Graduate Degree2454.74%

Fall River County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,5144,2431,049
Native American2852558
Hispanic13711142
Multiple Races13512018
Asian939380
Other Race503931
Black2020

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 86.02%.

Fall River County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,534$40,899$26,259
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$24,647$33,678$17,917
Some College$33,158$41,607$27,088
Bachelors Degree$45,208$50,000$36,178
Graduate Degree$49,261$50,625$48,466

$33,534

Average Earnings

$40,899

Average Male

$26,259

Average Female

Fall River County, South Dakota Language

Fall River County, South Dakota Language by Age

Fall River County, South Dakota Language

95.87% of Fall River County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 4.13% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 1.92% of the population.

Fall River County, South Dakota Poverty

Fall River County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,56586515.54%
Native3537320.68%
Multiple235208.51%
Black472042.55%
Hispanic26862.24%

14.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.96%

Male Poverty Rate

18.96%

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 42.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fall River County, South Dakota is Hispanic, with 2.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.59%.

Fall River County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.49%
High School14.75%
Some College14.54%
Bachelors or Greater8.56%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed14.29%
Female Employed11.49%
Male Employed4.41%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Fall River County, South Dakota Income

Fall River County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,862$56,962
Families$65,813$69,475
Married Families$71,987$
Non Families$30,724$36,747

Fall River County, South Dakota Marital Status

Fall River County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

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


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

Fall River County, South Dakota Veterans

Fall River County, South Dakota Veterans by War

916

Number of Veterans

791

Male Veterans

125

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam397
First Gulf War142
Second Gulf War59
World War II54
Korea44

Fall River County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54291
65 to 74268
55 to 64163
75+158
18 to 3436

Fall River County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White80916.39%
2 or More4634.07%
Indian4114.14%
Hispanic3318.23%
Black20100.00%

Fall River County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

9.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fall River County, South Dakota Employment Status

Fall River County, South Dakota Employment by Age

57.4%

Labor Force Participation

55.5%

Employment Rate

2.6%

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