Hanson County, South Dakota Population 2019

Hanson County, South Dakota's estimated population is 3,411 with a growth rate of 0.77% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hanson County, South Dakota is the 45th largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20183,376-35-1.03%
20173,411260.77%
20163,385-4-0.12%
20153,389-34-0.99%
20143,423190.56%
20133,404240.71%
20123,38050.15%
20113,375441.32%
20103,33133711.26%
19902,994-421-12.33%
19803,415-366-9.68%
19703,781-803-17.52%
19604,584-312-6.37%
19504,896-504-9.33%
19405,400-731-11.92%
19306,131-71-1.14%
19206,202-35-0.56%
19106,2371,29026.08%
19004,94768015.94%
18904,2672,966227.98%
18801,3010.00%

Hanson County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,196
Black or African American157
American Indian and Alaska Native38
Two or More Races13

Hanson County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2019

Hanson County, South Dakota Median Age

36.2


Total

36.3


Male

36


Female

Hanson County, South Dakota Adults

There are 2,317 adults, (495 of whom are seniors) in Hanson County, South Dakota.

Hanson County, South Dakota Age Dependency

86.8

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Hanson County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

1,690

49.65%

Male

1,714

50.35%

Hanson County, South Dakota Households and Families

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

Hanson County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married91.3%8.7%
All88.3%11.7%
Non Family83.3%16.7%
Female55.9%44.1%

88.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0613.1588.3
Married7323.891.3
Non Family2691.1383.3
Female345.3255.9
Male262.81100

3.81

Average Family Size

3.15

Average Household Size

2.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hanson County, South Dakota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade713.43%
9th to 12th Grade864.15%
High School Graduate75136.28%
Some College42020.29%
Associates Degree29014.01%
Bachelors Degree36017.39%
Graduate Degree924.44%

Hanson County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,9571,807432
Black626218
Native American3835
Multiple Races1392

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 29.03%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,276$43,269$24,554
Less Than High School$23,750$$13,646
High School Grad$32,375$41,701$18,750
Some College$29,609$43,750$23,650
Bachelors Degree$41,833$53,750$35,000
Graduate Degree$39,500$55,833$37,813

$33,276

Average Earnings

$43,269

Average Male

$24,554

Average Female

Hanson County, South Dakota Language

Hanson County, South Dakota Language by Age

Hanson County, South Dakota Language

91.70% of Hanson County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 8.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.21% of the population.

Hanson County, South Dakota Poverty

Hanson County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,1861514.74%
Native383489.47%
Black1573321.02%
Multiple13430.77%

6.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.30%

Male Poverty Rate

3.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hanson County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hanson County, South Dakota is Native, with 89.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hanson County, South Dakota is White, with 4.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.92%.

Name Poverty
Some College15.92%
Less Than High School11.46%
High School2.80%
Bachelors or Greater1.33%
Name Poverty
Male Employed2.06%
Female Employed1.57%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Hanson County, South Dakota Income

Hanson County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,448$76,111
Families$75,250$90,597
Married Families$77,000-
Non Families$27,109$32,095

Hanson County, South Dakota Marital Status

Hanson County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

64.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Hanson County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Hanson County, South Dakota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Hanson County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

Hanson County, South Dakota Veterans

241

Number of Veterans

225

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam91
Second Gulf War56
Korea28
First Gulf War26
World War II1

Hanson County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White23811.10%
Indian37.89%

Hanson County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

3.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hanson County, South Dakota Employment Status

67.4%

Labor Force Participation

67.1%

Employment Rate

0.4%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Hanson County, South Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Alexandria615626111.79%
Emery44744920.45%
Fulton919211.10%
Farmer101000.00%
  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