Lyman County, South Dakota Population 2019

Lyman County, South Dakota's estimated population is 3,883 with a growth rate of -0.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lyman County, South Dakota is the 42nd largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20183,821-62-1.60%
20173,883-18-0.46%
20163,901210.54%
20153,880220.57%
20143,858110.29%
20133,847691.83%
20123,778-33-0.87%
20113,811501.33%
20103,7611233.38%
19903,638-226-5.85%
19803,864-196-4.83%
19704,060-368-8.31%
19604,428-144-3.15%
19504,572-473-9.38%
19405,045-1,290-20.36%
19306,335-256-3.88%
19206,591-4,257-39.24%
191010,8488,216312.16%
19002,6322,3991029.61%
189023310987.90%
18801240.00%

Lyman County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,236
American Indian and Alaska Native1,569
Two or More Races54
Asian18
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3
Black or African American2

Lyman County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2019

Lyman County, South Dakota Median Age

36


Total

33.9


Male

37.7


Female

Lyman County, South Dakota Adults

There are 2,782 adults, (588 of whom are seniors) in Lyman County, South Dakota.

Lyman County, South Dakota Age Dependency

76.9

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lyman County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

1,858

47.86%

Male

2,024

52.14%

Lyman County, South Dakota Households and Families

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

Lyman County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
All69.9%30.1%
Non Family69.5%30.5%
Male56.1%43.9%
Female26.3%73.7%

69.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3832.7869.9
Married6673.3284.7
Non Family4161.1969.5
Female1864.0526.3
Male1143.2856.1

3.32

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lyman County, South Dakota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade833.41%
9th to 12th Grade1706.98%
High School Graduate92938.12%
Some College58524.00%
Associates Degree2339.56%
Bachelors Degree33213.62%
Graduate Degree1054.31%

Lyman County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6251,521369
Native American73259863
Hispanic4844
Multiple Races24165
Islander3
Asian33
Black22

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 white people with a rate of 22.71%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,841$33,640$22,158
Less Than High School$18,977$21,500$
High School Grad$27,697$35,885$19,861
Some College$25,388$36,042$21,164
Bachelors Degree$32,500$24,107$37,188
Graduate Degree$54,821$60,500$50,938

$27,841

Average Earnings

$33,640

Average Male

$22,158

Average Female

Lyman County, South Dakota Language

Lyman County, South Dakota Language by Age

Lyman County, South Dakota Language

91.73% of Lyman County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 8.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other, which is spoken by 6.89% of the population.

Lyman County, South Dakota Poverty

Lyman County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1,53665242.45%
White2,1871567.13%
Hispanic852023.53%
Multiple492040.82%
Islander33100.00%

21.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.60%

Male Poverty Rate

24.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lyman County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lyman County, South Dakota is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lyman County, South Dakota is White, with 7.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.85%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.85%
Some College15.53%
High School13.99%
Bachelors or Greater6.41%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed59.68%
Male Unemployed56.14%
Female Employed11.94%
Male Employed7.25%

Lyman County, South Dakota Income

Lyman County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,113$59,394
Families$52,457$65,552
Married Families$65,625-
Non Families$33,828$41,135

Lyman County, South Dakota Marital Status

Lyman County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Lyman County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Lyman 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 45-54.

Lyman County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

Lyman County, South Dakota Veterans

155

Number of Veterans

148

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam65
First Gulf War34
Second Gulf War20
World War II10
Korea9

Lyman County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1347.39%
Indian212.26%

Lyman County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

5.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lyman County, South Dakota Employment Status

64.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.4%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Lyman County, South Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Presho497507102.01%
Oacoma451476255.54%
Kennebec240261218.75%
Reliance1912192814.66%
  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