Lincoln County, South Dakota Population 2018

Lincoln County, South Dakota's estimated population is 56,664 with a growth rate of 3.83% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lincoln County, South Dakota is the 3rd largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201753,147-3,517-6.21%
201756,6642,0923.83%
201654,5721,5792.98%
201552,9931,3962.71%
201451,5971,6873.38%
201349,9101,5093.12%
201248,4011,5973.41%
201146,8041,6183.58%
201045,18629,759192.90%
199015,4271,48510.65%
198013,9422,18118.54%
197011,761-610-4.93%
196012,371-396-3.10%
195012,767-404-3.07%
194013,171-747-5.37%
193013,918250.18%
192013,8931,1819.29%
191012,7125514.53%
190012,1613,01833.01%
18909,1433,24755.07%
18805,8965,184728.09%
18707120.00%

Lincoln County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White50,437
Two or More Races1,042
Asian568
Black or African American562
Some Other Race264
American Indian and Alaska Native259
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15

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

Lincoln County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Lincoln County, South Dakota Median Age

34.4


Total

34.1


Male

34.7


Female

Lincoln County, South Dakota Adults

There are 37,824 adults, (5,892 of whom are seniors) in Lincoln County, South Dakota.

Lincoln County, South Dakota Age Dependency

66.4

Age Dependency Ratio

18.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

26,897

50.61%

Male

26,250

49.39%

Lincoln County, South Dakota Households and Families

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

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

Lincoln County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92%8%
All78.9%21.1%
Male67.7%32.3%
Non Family55.6%44.4%
Female53.4%46.6%

78.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, South Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,7362.8178.9
Married11,8853.392
Non Family4,8191.3455.6
Female1,4433.4853.4
Male5893.3867.7

3.24

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lincoln County, South Dakota Households

Lincoln County, South Dakota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7622.23%
9th to 12th Grade9332.74%
High School Graduate7,04920.67%
Some College6,97520.46%
Associates Degree4,41312.94%
Bachelors Degree9,62628.23%
Graduate Degree4,34112.73%

Lincoln County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,55231,16513,498
Asian419260225
Hispanic405268115
Black38937866
Multiple Races24924972
Other Race140229
Native American10210110
Islander159

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 53.70%.

Lincoln County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,563$51,293$35,634
Less Than High School$27,393$31,702$23,597
High School Grad$33,840$40,214$27,185
Some College$40,598$44,768$34,476
Bachelors Degree$47,206$61,578$37,027
Graduate Degree$64,608$88,260$54,632

$42,563

Average Earnings

$51,293

Average Male

$35,634

Average Female

Lincoln County, South Dakota Language

Lincoln County, South Dakota Language by Age

Lincoln County, South Dakota Language

95.38% of Lincoln County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 4.62% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.88% of the population.

Lincoln County, South Dakota Poverty

Lincoln County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White49,4141,2542.54%
Hispanic98315515.77%
Multiple1,04212812.28%
Native2234218.83%
Black562223.91%
Islander15960.00%
Other26441.52%

3.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.13%

Male Poverty Rate

3.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lincoln County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, South Dakota is Islander, with 60.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, South Dakota is Other, with 1.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.86%.

Lincoln County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School5.83%
Some College3.11%
Less Than High School2.31%
Bachelors or Greater1.18%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed11.58%
Male Unemployed8.07%
Female Employed2.00%
Male Employed0.96%

Lincoln County, South Dakota Income

Lincoln County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$81,849$108,145
Families$91,872$123,927
Married Families$99,756$
Non Families$42,952$58,436

Lincoln County, South Dakota Marital Status

Lincoln County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.2%

Male Marriage Rate

60.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lincoln County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Lincoln 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 35To44.

Lincoln County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race


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

Lincoln County, South Dakota Veterans

Lincoln County, South Dakota Veterans by War

3,192

Number of Veterans

2,920

Male Veterans

272

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,347
Second Gulf War667
First Gulf War617
Korea274
World War II130

Lincoln County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54912
65 to 74826
55 to 64673
75+567
18 to 34214

Lincoln County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,1228.63%
Black389.43%
2 or More173.84%
Hispanic122.08%
Other84.62%
Indian74.76%

Lincoln County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

1.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, South Dakota Employment Status

Lincoln County, South Dakota Employment by Age

76.6%

Labor Force Participation

74.9%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lincoln County, South Dakota Employment by Race

Lincoln County, South Dakota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lincoln County, South Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sioux Falls 1539541743602040613.25%
Harrisburg40975734163739.96%
Tea38065032122632.21%
Canton308433863029.79%
Lennox212923302019.44%
Beresford 20061969-37-1.84%
Worthing877957809.12%
Hudson296320248.11%
Fairview596458.47%
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