Minnehaha County, South Dakota Population 2018

Minnehaha County, South Dakota's estimated population is 188,616 with a growth rate of 3.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Minnehaha County, South Dakota is the 1st largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017188,6166,6023.63%
2016182,014-4,037-2.17%
2016186,0512,1711.18%
2015183,8802,5511.41%
2014181,3292,9051.63%
2013178,4243,7312.14%
2012174,6933,0891.80%
2011171,6041,6260.96%
2010169,97846,16937.29%
1990123,80914,37413.13%
1980109,43514,22614.94%
197095,2098,6349.97%
196086,57515,66522.09%
195070,91013,21322.90%
194057,6976,82513.42%
193050,8728,38219.73%
192042,49012,85943.40%
191029,6315,70523.84%
190023,9262,0479.36%
189021,87913,628165.17%
18808,2517,8962224.23%
18703550.00%

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White156,867
Black or African American8,190
Two or More Races4,834
American Indian and Alaska Native4,725
Some Other Race3,778
Asian3,563
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander57

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

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Median Age

34.8


Total

34.1


Male

35.6


Female

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Adults

There are 136,328 adults, (22,206 of which are seniors) in Minnehaha County, South Dakota.

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Age Dependency

59.4

Age Dependency Ratio

19.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

90,666

49.81%

Male

91,348

50.19%

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Households and Families

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

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
All63.5%36.5%
Male52.5%47.5%
Non Family43.5%56.5%
Female42.8%57.2%

63.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All71,5692.4763.5
Married33,8383.1785
Non Family26,6361.2643.5
Female7,7573.2742.8
Male3,3383.1452.5

3.1

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Households

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,3413.65%
9th to 12th Grade5,8794.94%
High School Graduate33,74628.35%
Some College25,58521.49%
Associates Degree13,46311.31%
Bachelors Degree25,39721.34%
Graduate Degree10,6198.92%

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White105,44799,21733,927
Black4,2172,812672
Hispanic3,9512,519476
Native American2,3441,907165
Asian1,9631,450582
Other Race1,7341,008132
Multiple Races1,308987206
Islander333314

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 42.42%.

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,854$40,870$31,080
Less Than High School$26,122$29,546$21,336
High School Grad$30,048$34,379$25,499
Some College$35,052$41,442$29,431
Bachelors Degree$42,119$50,916$37,505
Graduate Degree$53,430$59,899$49,241

$35,854

Average Earnings

$40,870

Average Male

$31,080

Average Female

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Language

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Language by Age

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Language

90.70% of Minnehaha County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 9.30% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.56% of the population.

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Poverty

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White149,34812,1198.11%
Black7,9282,63133.19%
Native4,2272,47658.58%
Hispanic8,2531,82722.14%
Multiple4,6291,30228.13%
Other3,71393225.10%
Asian3,5193028.58%

11.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.29%

Male Poverty Rate

12.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Minnehaha County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Minnehaha County, South Dakota is Native, with 58.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Minnehaha County, South Dakota is White, with 8.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.50%.

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.96%
High School12.54%
Some College7.90%
Bachelors or Greater2.46%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.85%
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed6.23%
Male Employed3.82%

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Income

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,293$70,037
Families$71,495$84,106
Married Families$82,896$96,886
Non Families$33,008$43,419

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Marital Status

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Veterans

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Veterans by War

10,922

Number of Veterans

9,966

Male Veterans

956

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,859
Second Gulf War1,858
First Gulf War1,835
Korea1,072
World War II571

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,957
55 to 642,459
65 to 742,453
75+2,124
18 to 34929

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White10,5148.66%
Hispanic1432.86%
Indian1224.07%
Black1032.08%
Asian793.20%
2 or More713.50%
Other331.51%

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

6.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Employment Status

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Employment by Age

74.2%

Labor Force Participation

71.3%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Employment by Race

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Minnehaha County, South Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sioux Falls 1539541743602040613.25%
Brandon88999923102411.51%
Dell Rapids36333705721.98%
Hartford2537314060323.77%
Crooks12691327584.57%
Garretson11661193272.32%
Baltic10831152696.37%
Valley Springs75976010.13%
Colton687684-3-0.44%
Humboldt589580-9-1.53%
Sherman788133.85%
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