Potter County, South Dakota Population 2018

Potter County, South Dakota's estimated population is 2,231 with a growth rate of -3.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Potter County, South Dakota is the 56th largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,231-75-3.25%
20162,306361.59%
20162,270-27-1.18%
20152,297-10-0.43%
20142,307-49-2.08%
20132,356180.77%
20122,338-32-1.35%
20112,370190.81%
20102,351-839-26.30%
19903,190-484-13.17%
19803,674-775-17.42%
19704,449-477-9.68%
19604,9262385.08%
19504,688741.60%
19404,614-1,148-19.92%
19305,7621,38031.49%
19204,382-84-1.88%
19104,4661,47849.46%
19002,988782.68%
18902,9100.00%

Potter County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,251
American Indian and Alaska Native34
Two or More Races16
Asian5

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

Potter 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

Potter County, South Dakota Median Age

53.5


Total

52.6


Male

54.3


Female

Potter County, South Dakota Adults

There are 1,849 adults, (650 of which are seniors) in Potter County, South Dakota.

Potter County, South Dakota Age Dependency

92.3

Age Dependency Ratio

54.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Potter County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

1,203

52.17%

Male

1,103

47.83%

Potter County, South Dakota Households and Families

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

Potter County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.9%9.1%
All80.7%19.3%
Male77.3%22.7%
Non Family72.1%27.9%
Female55.6%44.4%

80.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Potter County, South Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0332.1580.7
Married5252.7890.9
Non Family4231.1372.1
Female633.2455.6
Male223.8277.3

2.82

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Potter County, South Dakota Households

Potter County, South Dakota Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade804.57%
9th to 12th Grade764.34%
High School Graduate72841.55%
Some College34519.69%
Associates Degree1739.87%
Bachelors Degree26815.30%
Graduate Degree824.68%

Potter County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7221,575344
Native American25163
Asian553
Hispanic22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.00%.

Potter County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,729$36,929$22,917
Less Than High School$27,500$29,063$
High School Grad$26,553$32,115$18,750
Some College$31,164$39,702$22,955
Bachelors Degree$36,111$53,438$31,083
Graduate Degree$33,750$$42,917

$30,729

Average Earnings

$36,929

Average Male

$22,917

Average Female

Potter County, South Dakota Language

Potter County, South Dakota Language by Age

Potter County, South Dakota Language

99.04% of Potter County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 0.96% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.55% of the population.

Potter County, South Dakota Poverty

Potter County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,17023010.60%
Hispanic7571.43%

10.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.84%

Male Poverty Rate

10.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Potter County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Potter County, South Dakota is Hispanic, with 71.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Potter County, South Dakota is White, with 10.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.43%.

Potter County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.33%
Some College10.10%
High School8.80%
Bachelors or Greater7.06%

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

Name Poverty
Female Employed5.54%
Male Employed4.82%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Potter County, South Dakota Income

Potter County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,991$65,666
Families$59,674$81,749
Married Families$64,875$
Non Families$26,607$40,636

Potter County, South Dakota Marital Status

Potter County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Potter County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Potter County, South Dakota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Potter County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

Potter County, South Dakota Veterans

Potter County, South Dakota Veterans by War

228

Number of Veterans

214

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam81
Korea61
First Gulf War22
Second Gulf War19
World War II6

Potter County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+93
65 to 7462
55 to 6450
35 to 5417
18 to 346

Potter County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Potter County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

12.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Potter County, South Dakota Employment Status

Potter County, South Dakota Employment by Age

61.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

0.9%

Unemployment Rate

Potter County, South Dakota Employment by Race

Potter County, South Dakota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Potter County, South Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Gettysburg11621155-7-0.60%
Hoven406399-7-1.72%
Lebanon4746-1-2.13%
Tolstoy363600.00%
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