Perkins County, South Dakota Population 2019

Perkins County, South Dakota's estimated population is 2,974 with a growth rate of 0.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Perkins County, South Dakota is the 49th largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,97480.27%
20162,966-9-0.30%
20152,975-39-1.29%
20143,014-3-0.10%
20133,017-6-0.20%
20123,023140.47%
20113,009290.97%
20102,980-952-24.21%
19903,932-768-16.34%
19804,700-69-1.45%
19704,769-1,208-20.21%
19605,977-799-11.79%
19506,7761912.90%
19406,585-2,132-24.46%
19308,7177249.06%
19207,993-3,355-29.56%
191011,3480.00%

Perkins County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,837
American Indian and Alaska Native83
Two or More Races36
Some Other Race5
Black or African American3

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

Perkins County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2019

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

Perkins County, South Dakota Median Age

47


Total

47.4


Male

46.7


Female

Perkins County, South Dakota Adults

There are 2,335 adults, (641 of whom are seniors) in Perkins County, South Dakota.

Perkins County, South Dakota Age Dependency

75

Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Perkins County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

1,479

49.90%

Male

1,485

50.10%

Perkins County, South Dakota Households and Families

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

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

Perkins County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male90.9%9.1%
Married82.9%17.1%
All74.1%25.9%
Non Family65.2%34.8%
Female41%59%

74.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Perkins County, South Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3112.1874.1
Married7212.882.9
Non Family4741.1165.2
Female832.9941
Male332.1590.9

2.73

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Perkins County, South Dakota Households

Perkins County, South Dakota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade833.94%
9th to 12th Grade924.37%
High School Graduate81338.60%
Some College46021.84%
Associates Degree24911.82%
Bachelors Degree27613.11%
Graduate Degree1336.32%

Perkins County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0341,869404
Hispanic3434
Multiple Races27245
Native American2316
Other Race55

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 19.86%.

Perkins County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,917$37,196$23,065
Less Than High School$$7,750$2,500
High School Grad$28,889$37,647$16,786
Some College$30,750$34,792$23,917
Bachelors Degree$36,544$42,000$30,893
Graduate Degree$46,250$60,764$37,153

$30,917

Average Earnings

$37,196

Average Male

$23,065

Average Female

Perkins County, South Dakota Language

Perkins County, South Dakota Language by Age

Perkins County, South Dakota Language

97.19% of Perkins County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 2.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.42% of the population.

Perkins County, South Dakota Poverty

Perkins County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,76131611.45%
Native662030.30%
Multiple34926.47%
Hispanic4736.38%

12.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.79%

Male Poverty Rate

14.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perkins County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Perkins County, South Dakota is Native, with 30.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perkins County, South Dakota is Hispanic, with 6.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.15%.

Perkins County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.61%
High School8.91%
Some College6.60%
Bachelors or Greater5.21%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed59.52%
Female Unemployed15.79%
Female Employed12.29%
Male Employed3.44%

Perkins County, South Dakota Income

Perkins County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,450$67,202
Families$65,824$77,877
Married Families$70,956$
Non Families$28,600$46,921

Perkins County, South Dakota Marital Status

Perkins County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.9%

Male Marriage Rate

59.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Perkins County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Perkins County, South Dakota Marriage

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

Perkins County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race


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

Perkins County, South Dakota Veterans

Perkins County, South Dakota Veterans by War

277

Number of Veterans

252

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam127
Korea32
First Gulf War31
World War II19
Second Gulf War8

Perkins County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7496
75+80
55 to 6460
35 to 5436
18 to 345

Perkins County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White26811.93%
Indian916.98%
Hispanic823.53%

Perkins County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

9.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perkins County, South Dakota Employment Status

Perkins County, South Dakota Employment by Age

65.7%

Labor Force Participation

63.2%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Perkins County, South Dakota Employment by Race

Perkins County, South Dakota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Perkins County, South Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lemmon12271216-11-0.90%
Bison33333630.90%
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