Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Population 2018

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota's estimated population is 14,354 with a growth rate of -0.26% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota is the 14th largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,354-38-0.26%
201614,3921290.90%
201614,263-101-0.70%
201514,3641471.03%
201414,217880.62%
201314,129900.64%
201214,0391411.01%
201113,8982621.92%
201013,6360.00%

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
American Indian and Alaska Native13,270
White662
Two or More Races282
Black or African American34
Some Other Race15

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

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Median Age

24.6


Total

24.1


Male

25.2


Female

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Adults

There are 8,872 adults, (899 of which are seniors) in Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota.

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Age Dependency

78.9

Age Dependency Ratio

11.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

67.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

7,373

51.69%

Male

6,890

48.31%

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Households and Families

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family68.9%31.1%
Married56.5%43.5%
All53.4%46.6%
Female47.4%52.6%
Male46%54%

53.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9324.7653.4
Female1,1955.5447.4
Married7665.8656.5
Non Family5281.2968.9
Male4434.9246

5.29

Average Family Size

4.76

Average Household Size

10.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Households

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3665.21%
9th to 12th Grade1,18416.85%
High School Graduate1,94027.61%
Some College2,03528.96%
Associates Degree71510.18%
Bachelors Degree6479.21%
Graduate Degree1401.99%

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Native American6,5075,002641
White332317114
Hispanic124109
Multiple Races1139823
Black18189
Other Race15

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 black people with a rate of 50.00%.

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,847$23,301$25,096
Less Than High School$10,391$23,800$5,329
High School Grad$22,003$21,127$24,722
Some College$23,061$24,068$22,007
Bachelors Degree$36,944$41,779$35,917
Graduate Degree$37,639$2,500$40,000

$23,847

Average Earnings

$23,301

Average Male

$25,096

Average Female

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Language

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Language by Age

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Language

74.78% of Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 25.22% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 24.31% of the population.

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Poverty

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native13,1917,20754.64%
Multiple28121175.09%
Hispanic49320140.77%
White50117635.13%
Black34823.53%

53.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

51.08%

Male Poverty Rate

56.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota is Multiple, with 75.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota is Black, with 23.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 15.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 45.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 64.86%.

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School69.33%
High School47.20%
Some College39.89%
Bachelors or Greater20.41%

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed66.60%
Male Unemployed54.63%
Female Employed34.19%
Male Employed20.89%

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Income

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,330$38,737
Families$26,364$38,248
Married Families$41,250$
Non Families$16,111$31,561

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Marital Status

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

21.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

21.0%

Male Marriage Rate

21.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Oglala Lakota 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.

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Veterans

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Veterans by War

568

Number of Veterans

500

Male Veterans

68

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam193
First Gulf War107
Second Gulf War59
Korea44
World War II23

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54246
55 to 64136
65 to 7489
75+82
18 to 3415

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Indian5136.30%
White285.06%
2 or More1813.53%
Black934.62%

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

30.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Employment Status

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Employment by Age

46.6%

Labor Force Participation

33.5%

Employment Rate

28.1%

Unemployment Rate

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Employment by Race

Oglala Lakota County, South Dakota Employment by Education

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