Hamlin County, South Dakota Population 2018

Hamlin County, South Dakota's estimated population is 5,948 with a growth rate of -0.78% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hamlin County, South Dakota is the 29th largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,948-47-0.78%
20165,9951171.99%
20165,878-55-0.93%
20155,933220.37%
20145,911260.44%
20135,885-16-0.27%
20125,901-36-0.61%
20115,937140.24%
20105,92394919.08%
19904,974-287-5.46%
19805,261891.72%
19705,172-1,131-17.94%
19606,303-755-10.70%
19507,058-504-6.66%
19407,562-737-8.88%
19308,2992453.04%
19208,0545797.75%
19107,4751,53025.74%
19005,9451,32028.54%
18904,6253,932567.39%
18806930.00%

Hamlin County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,800
Some Other Race74
Two or More Races44
American Indian and Alaska Native38
Asian27
Black or African American12

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

Hamlin 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

Hamlin County, South Dakota Median Age

36.3


Total

36.5


Male

36.1


Female

Hamlin County, South Dakota Adults

There are 4,149 adults, (1,043 of which are seniors) in Hamlin County, South Dakota.

Hamlin County, South Dakota Age Dependency

93.1

Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Hamlin County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

2,961

49.39%

Male

3,034

50.61%

Hamlin County, South Dakota Households and Families

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

Hamlin County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.2%11.8%
All81.5%18.5%
Non Family70.8%29.2%
Female69.4%30.6%
Male64.6%35.4%

81.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hamlin County, South Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2092.6281.5
Married1,4103.1888.2
Non Family5651.1670.8
Female1212.7969.4
Male1132.6664.6

3.08

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hamlin County, South Dakota Households

Hamlin County, South Dakota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1183.21%
9th to 12th Grade1463.98%
High School Graduate1,62344.20%
Some College65617.86%
Associates Degree37710.27%
Bachelors Degree57315.60%
Graduate Degree1794.87%

Hamlin County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5083,288724
Hispanic100577
Other Race5015
Multiple Races23224
Native American20201
Asian18189
Black777

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%.

Hamlin County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,136$41,631$26,341
Less Than High School$24,893$30,938$16,500
High School Grad$29,634$38,333$21,466
Some College$36,719$45,729$28,125
Bachelors Degree$39,728$59,375$32,778
Graduate Degree$41,635$41,607$41,645

$33,136

Average Earnings

$41,631

Average Male

$26,341

Average Female

Hamlin County, South Dakota Language

Hamlin County, South Dakota Language by Age

Hamlin County, South Dakota Language

96.13% of Hamlin County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 3.87% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.64% of the population.

Hamlin County, South Dakota Poverty

Hamlin County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,5243466.26%
Hispanic2115526.07%
Native363494.44%
Other742027.03%
Multiple421740.48%
Black12541.67%

7.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.32%

Male Poverty Rate

9.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hamlin County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hamlin County, South Dakota is Native, with 94.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hamlin County, South Dakota is White, with 6.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.79%.

Hamlin County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.11%
High School8.03%
Some College6.18%
Bachelors or Greater1.63%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.02%
Female Unemployed33.33%
Male Employed4.07%
Female Employed4.04%

Hamlin County, South Dakota Income

Hamlin County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,169$70,843
Families$63,889$78,259
Married Families$68,864$
Non Families$40,078$47,030

Hamlin County, South Dakota Marital Status

Hamlin County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

65.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.8%

Male Marriage Rate

65.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Hamlin County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Hamlin County, South Dakota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Hamlin County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

Hamlin County, South Dakota Veterans

Hamlin County, South Dakota Veterans by War

397

Number of Veterans

367

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam143
First Gulf War72
Second Gulf War52
Korea44
World War II5

Hamlin County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74122
35 to 5498
75+78
55 to 6464
18 to 3435

Hamlin County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3819.53%
Hispanic107.58%
2 or More834.78%
Black7100.00%
Indian12.63%

Hamlin County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

4.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hamlin County, South Dakota Employment Status

Hamlin County, South Dakota Employment by Age

68.5%

Labor Force Participation

67%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Hamlin County, South Dakota Employment by Race

Hamlin County, South Dakota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hamlin County, South Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Estelline768751-17-2.21%
Castlewood62863350.80%
Lake Norden467481143.00%
Bryant456450-6-1.32%
Hayti381378-3-0.79%
Hazel9190-1-1.10%
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