Lincoln County, South Dakota Population 2018

Lincoln County, South Dakota's estimated population is 56,664 with a growth rate of 10.25% 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
201756,6645,26810.25%
201651,396-3,176-5.82%
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
White48,805
Two or More Races983
Asian541
Black or African American445
Some Other Race336
American Indian and Alaska Native271
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15

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

Lincoln 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

Lincoln County, South Dakota Median Age

34.2


Total

33.9


Male

34.5


Female

Lincoln County, South Dakota Adults

There are 36,440 adults, (5,294 of which are seniors) in Lincoln County, South Dakota.

Lincoln County, South Dakota Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

17

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48

Child Dependency Ratio

Lincoln County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

25,932

50.46%

Male

25,464

49.54%

Lincoln County, South Dakota Households and Families

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

Lincoln County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.7%8.3%
All78.4%21.6%
Male65.7%34.3%
Female60.2%39.8%
Non Family52.8%47.2%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lincoln County, South Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,2302.7978.4
Married11,5403.3191.7
Non Family4,7241.3552.8
Female1,4273.1960.2
Male5393.2665.7

3.25

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

4.8%

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 Grade8462.57%
9th to 12th Grade7562.30%
High School Graduate7,00821.28%
Some College6,44819.58%
Associates Degree4,29813.05%
Bachelors Degree9,48228.79%
Graduate Degree4,09912.44%

Lincoln County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White31,45930,20113,105
Hispanic449284136
Asian398252223
Black32830466
Multiple Races21621654
Other Race180306
Native American1049517
Islander1515

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 56.03%.

Lincoln County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,150$50,293$34,574
Less Than High School$31,955$35,938$30,223
High School Grad$32,274$39,383$26,392
Some College$39,133$42,309$32,690
Bachelors Degree$45,342$56,804$36,372
Graduate Degree$66,031$86,375$56,818

$41,150

Average Earnings

$50,293

Average Male

$34,574

Average Female

Lincoln County, South Dakota Language

Lincoln County, South Dakota Language by Age

Lincoln County, South Dakota Language

95.79% of Lincoln County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 4.21% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.68% of the population.

Lincoln County, South Dakota Poverty

Lincoln County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White47,9191,4923.11%
Hispanic87617920.43%
Multiple98316216.48%
Black445408.99%
Native2363514.83%
Islander1515100.00%
Other31630.95%

3.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.70%

Male Poverty Rate

4.75%

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 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lincoln County, South Dakota is Other, with 0.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.11%.

Lincoln County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School5.76%
Less Than High School4.14%
Some College3.46%
Bachelors or Greater1.76%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed15.70%
Male Unemployed8.98%
Female Employed2.58%
Male Employed1.10%

Lincoln County, South Dakota Income

Lincoln County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$77,455$100,503
Families$87,080$115,625
Married Families$95,798$
Non Families$41,136$54,054

Lincoln County, South Dakota Marital Status

Lincoln County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.3%

Male Marriage Rate

60.8%

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

Lincoln County, South Dakota Veterans

Lincoln County, South Dakota Veterans by War

3,025

Number of Veterans

2,828

Male Veterans

197

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,188
First Gulf War639
Second Gulf War638
Korea219
World War II142

Lincoln County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54904
55 to 64686
65 to 74645
75+540
18 to 34250

Lincoln County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,9598.49%
Black5014.71%
Hispanic152.88%
Other115.07%
Indian53.47%

Lincoln County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

3.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lincoln County, South Dakota Employment Status

Lincoln County, South Dakota Employment by Age

77.5%

Labor Force Participation

75.9%

Employment Rate

1.9%

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