Hand County, South Dakota Population 2018

Hand County, South Dakota's estimated population is 3,277 with a growth rate of -0.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hand County, South Dakota is the 47th largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,303260.79%
20173,277-5-0.15%
20163,282-17-0.52%
20153,299-34-1.02%
20143,333-36-1.07%
20133,369-1-0.03%
20123,370-59-1.72%
20113,429-5-0.15%
20103,434-838-19.62%
19904,272-676-13.66%
19804,948-935-15.89%
19705,883-829-12.35%
19606,712-437-6.11%
19507,149-17-0.24%
19407,166-2,319-24.45%
19309,4857078.05%
19208,77890811.54%
19107,8703,34573.92%
19004,525-2,021-30.87%
18906,5466,3934178.43%
18801530.00%

Hand County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,258
Two or More Races37
Asian7
Black or African American1

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

Hand County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2018

50100150 Male Population50100150 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Hand County, South Dakota Median Age

47.4


Total

47


Male

47.8


Female

Hand County, South Dakota Adults

There are 2,602 adults, (826 of whom are seniors) in Hand County, South Dakota.

Hand County, South Dakota Age Dependency

86

Age Dependency Ratio

46.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Hand County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

1,630

49.35%

Male

1,673

50.65%

Hand County, South Dakota Households and Families

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

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

Hand County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
Female73.3%26.7%
All69.5%30.5%
Male66.7%33.3%
Non Family49.4%50.6%

69.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hand County, South Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4982.1769.5
Married8172.8283.1
Non Family5671.0749.4
Female902.7673.3
Male243.6766.7

2.81

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

2.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hand County, South Dakota Households

Hand County, South Dakota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade873.68%
9th to 12th Grade923.90%
High School Graduate74531.54%
Some College57624.39%
Associates Degree28211.94%
Bachelors Degree44518.84%
Graduate Degree1355.72%

Hand County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3202,146555
Multiple Races303025
Asian77
Hispanic5

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 83.33%.

Hand County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,248$37,375$30,909
Less Than High School$$$25,625
High School Grad$32,589$37,000$27,188
Some College$32,336$36,949$26,397
Bachelors Degree$35,789$41,000$33,167
Graduate Degree$39,148$46,000$38,920

$35,248

Average Earnings

$37,375

Average Male

$30,909

Average Female

Hand County, South Dakota Language

Hand County, South Dakota Language by Age

Hand County, South Dakota Language

99.26% of Hand County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 0.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.55% of the population.

Hand County, South Dakota Poverty

Hand County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,1682427.64%
Hispanic241979.17%
Multiple3738.11%

8.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.02%

Male Poverty Rate

9.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hand County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hand County, South Dakota is Hispanic, with 79.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hand County, South Dakota is White, with 7.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.64%.

Hand County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.74%
High School9.66%
Some College7.08%
Bachelors or Greater5.10%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed17.65%
Female Employed6.32%
Male Employed2.62%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Hand County, South Dakota Income

Hand County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,720$71,129
Families$72,596$91,499
Married Families$78,051$
Non Families$29,716$37,307

Hand County, South Dakota Marital Status

Hand County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.4%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Hand County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Hand County, South Dakota Marriage

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

Hand County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race


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

Hand County, South Dakota Veterans

Hand County, South Dakota Veterans by War

205

Number of Veterans

200

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Korea58
World War II43
Vietnam43
First Gulf War16
Second Gulf War8

Hand County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+127
35 to 5438
65 to 7429
55 to 6411
18 to 34

Hand County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1947.56%
2 or More1136.67%

Hand County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

10.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hand County, South Dakota Employment Status

Hand County, South Dakota Employment by Age

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.5%

Employment Rate

1.5%

Unemployment Rate

Hand County, South Dakota Employment by Race

Hand County, South Dakota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hand County, South Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Miller14901420-70-4.70%
St. Lawrence19819800.00%
Wessington 17017774.12%
Ree Heights6260-2-3.23%
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