Minnehaha County, South Dakota Population 2018

Minnehaha County, South Dakota's estimated population is 188,616 with a growth rate of 1.38% 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
2017183,660-4,956-2.63%
2017188,6162,5651.38%
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
White158,397
Black or African American8,845
Two or More Races5,390
American Indian and Alaska Native4,436
Asian3,521
Some Other Race2,996
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander75

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

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2018

2,0004,0006,0008,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Median Age

34.7


Total

34


Male

35.5


Female

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Adults

There are 137,295 adults, (22,304 of whom are seniors) in Minnehaha County, South Dakota.

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Age Dependency

59.7

Age Dependency Ratio

19.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

91,300

49.71%

Male

92,360

50.29%

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Households and Families

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

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

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All63.6%36.4%
Male50.9%49.1%
Female45.1%54.9%
Non Family43.1%56.9%

63.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All73,7622.4163.6
Married34,5463.1485.6
Non Family28,1301.2543.1
Female7,5253.1545.1
Male3,5612.9750.9

3.05

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

5.7%

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 Grade4,0313.35%
9th to 12th Grade5,6814.72%
High School Graduate33,24327.65%
Some College26,12721.73%
Associates Degree14,02611.67%
Bachelors Degree26,03521.65%
Graduate Degree11,0969.23%

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White106,171100,16534,964
Black4,5993,354695
Hispanic3,9122,532476
Asian2,0971,556678
Native American2,0751,757106
Multiple Races1,5721,272202
Other Race1,305769133
Islander393921

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 53.85%.

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,730$41,812$31,711
Less Than High School$27,008$31,057$21,119
High School Grad$30,871$35,522$25,917
Some College$35,688$42,339$30,269
Bachelors Degree$43,629$52,093$38,172
Graduate Degree$57,760$61,903$52,779

$36,730

Average Earnings

$41,812

Average Male

$31,711

Average Female

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Language

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Language by Age

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Language

91.10% of Minnehaha County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 8.90% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.49% of the population.

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Poverty

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White149,95112,2848.19%
Black8,5602,28426.68%
Native3,8991,91549.12%
Hispanic8,2071,45617.74%
Multiple5,1591,38926.92%
Other2,91361921.25%
Asian3,4732998.61%

10.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.54%

Male Poverty Rate

12.40%

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 49.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Minnehaha County, South Dakota is White, with 8.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.73%.

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.82%
High School12.02%
Some College8.03%
Bachelors or Greater2.47%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.00%
Male Unemployed34.05%
Female Employed6.39%
Male Employed3.80%

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Income

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,322$72,217
Families$74,413$87,312
Married Families$85,506$100,242
Non Families$33,823$44,675

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Marital Status

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.1%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race


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

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Veterans

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Veterans by War

10,184

Number of Veterans

9,247

Male Veterans

937

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,642
Second Gulf War1,933
First Gulf War1,830
Korea905
World War II488

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,773
65 to 742,534
75+1,988
55 to 641,950
18 to 34939

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9,8058.01%
Indian1204.39%
Hispanic1082.19%
2 or More944.17%
Asian742.85%
Black711.33%
Other201.18%

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

5.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Employment Status

Minnehaha County, South Dakota Employment by Age

75%

Labor Force Participation

72.3%

Employment Rate

3.4%

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