McPherson County, South Dakota Population 2019

McPherson County, South Dakota's estimated population is 2,426 with a growth rate of 0.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. McPherson County, South Dakota is the 54th largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,42640.17%
20162,422241.00%
20152,398-20-0.83%
20142,418-6-0.25%
20132,424-4-0.16%
20122,428-23-0.94%
20112,451-4-0.16%
20102,455-773-23.95%
19903,228-799-19.84%
19804,027-995-19.81%
19705,022-799-13.73%
19605,821-1,250-17.68%
19507,071-1,282-15.35%
19408,353-421-4.80%
19308,7741,06913.87%
19207,70591413.46%
19106,7914647.33%
19006,3273876.52%
18905,9400.00%

McPherson County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,174
American Indian and Alaska Native157
Two or More Races18
Asian14
Black or African American3

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

McPherson County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2019

20406080100120 Male Population20406080100120 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

McPherson County, South Dakota Median Age

50.5


Total

47.8


Male

52.7


Female

McPherson County, South Dakota Adults

There are 1,905 adults, (721 of whom are seniors) in McPherson County, South Dakota.

McPherson County, South Dakota Age Dependency

99.8

Age Dependency Ratio

60.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

McPherson County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

1,186

50.13%

Male

1,180

49.87%

McPherson County, South Dakota Households and Families

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

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

McPherson County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male93.5%6.5%
Married87.2%12.8%
All79.4%20.6%
Non Family71.2%28.8%
Female43.2%56.8%

79.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

McPherson County, South Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0192.0379.4
Married5232.7987.2
Non Family4131.0471.2
Male462.4693.5
Female371.8143.2

2.67

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

McPherson County, South Dakota Households

McPherson County, South Dakota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade20811.93%
9th to 12th Grade1136.48%
High School Graduate55531.82%
Some College41023.51%
Associates Degree19110.95%
Bachelors Degree20311.64%
Graduate Degree643.67%

McPherson County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5991,279246
Native American122122
Asian121110
Multiple Races111111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

McPherson County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,324$31,680$21,667
Less Than High School$11,694$56,250$10,040
High School Grad$23,750$28,333$22,727
Some College$19,141$$20,000
Bachelors Degree$37,500$40,673$32,125
Graduate Degree$42,250$60,833$27,500

$25,324

Average Earnings

$31,680

Average Male

$21,667

Average Female

McPherson County, South Dakota Language

McPherson County, South Dakota Language by Age

McPherson County, South Dakota Language

85.67% of McPherson County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 14.33% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 8.95% of the population.

McPherson County, South Dakota Poverty

McPherson County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,02626312.98%
Native15712277.71%

17.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.50%

Male Poverty Rate

12.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in McPherson County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in McPherson County, South Dakota is Native, with 77.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in McPherson County, South Dakota is White, with 12.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.30%.

McPherson County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Some College28.11%
High School20.53%
Less Than High School18.42%
Bachelors or Greater4.20%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed10.15%
Male Employed3.86%

McPherson County, South Dakota Income

McPherson County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,674$60,622
Families$61,667$75,703
Married Families$66,648$
Non Families$22,734$36,959

McPherson County, South Dakota Marital Status

McPherson County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.7%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

Female Marriage Rate

McPherson County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

McPherson County, South Dakota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

McPherson County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race


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

McPherson County, South Dakota Veterans

McPherson County, South Dakota Veterans by War

215

Number of Veterans

207

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam44
Korea42
First Gulf War28
Second Gulf War21
World War II14

McPherson County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+93
55 to 6454
65 to 7444
35 to 5418
18 to 346

McPherson County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

McPherson County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

20.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

McPherson County, South Dakota Employment Status

McPherson County, South Dakota Employment by Age

56.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

McPherson County, South Dakota Employment by Race

McPherson County, South Dakota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in McPherson County, South Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Eureka868848-20-2.30%
Leola457441-16-3.50%
Long Lake313100.00%
Wetonka8800.00%
Hillsview3300.00%
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