Spink County, South Dakota Population 2019

Spink County, South Dakota's estimated population is 6,517 with a growth rate of 0.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Spink County, South Dakota is the 28th largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20186,495-22-0.34%
20176,517240.37%
20166,493-61-0.93%
20156,554-101-1.52%
20146,655-9-0.14%
20136,664-74-1.10%
20126,7381752.67%
20116,5631422.21%
20106,421-1,560-19.55%
19907,981-1,220-13.26%
19809,201-1,394-13.16%
197010,595-1,111-9.49%
196011,706-498-4.08%
195012,204-323-2.58%
194012,527-2,777-18.15%
193015,304-464-2.94%
192015,768-213-1.33%
191015,9816,49468.45%
19009,487-1,094-10.34%
189010,58110,1042118.24%
18804770.00%

Spink County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,261
American Indian and Alaska Native124
Two or More Races56
Some Other Race15
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14
Black or African American8

Spink County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2019

Spink County, South Dakota Median Age

44.1


Total

43.6


Male

44.6


Female

Spink County, South Dakota Adults

There are 4,943 adults, (1,320 of whom are seniors) in Spink County, South Dakota.

Spink County, South Dakota Age Dependency

78.8

Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Spink County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

3,257

50.28%

Male

3,221

49.72%

Spink County, South Dakota Households and Families

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

Spink County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
All73.5%26.5%
Female70%30%
Male62.3%37.7%
Non Family58.3%41.7%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6262.3973.5
Married1,3022.9886.3
Non Family9631.3858.3
Female247370
Male1143.0362.3

2.9

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Spink County, South Dakota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1864.15%
9th to 12th Grade1703.80%
High School Graduate1,67637.44%
Some College96921.64%
Associates Degree49511.06%
Bachelors Degree75216.80%
Graduate Degree2295.12%

Spink County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,2793,965945
Hispanic89476
Native American56567
Multiple Races454520
Other Race155
Islander333

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,129$39,583$25,403
Less Than High School$25,066$35,089$17,308
High School Grad$30,972$36,082$21,538
Some College$33,261$40,481$28,095
Bachelors Degree$42,679$56,136$34,333
Graduate Degree$47,563$37,656$49,118

$33,129

Average Earnings

$39,583

Average Male

$25,403

Average Female

Spink County, South Dakota Language

Spink County, South Dakota Language by Age

Spink County, South Dakota Language

94.17% of Spink County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 5.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.89% of the population.

Spink County, South Dakota Poverty

Spink County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,0135459.06%
Native935053.76%
Hispanic1142622.81%
Other15533.33%

9.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.67%

Male Poverty Rate

11.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Spink County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Spink County, South Dakota is Native, with 53.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Spink County, South Dakota is White, with 9.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.26%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.23%
Some College12.13%
High School5.20%
Bachelors or Greater2.38%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed27.27%
Female Employed4.55%
Male Employed2.66%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Spink County, South Dakota Income

Spink County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,000$76,660
Families$64,858$84,950
Married Families$75,603-
Non Families$36,094$58,965

Spink County, South Dakota Marital Status

Spink County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Spink County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Spink County, South Dakota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Spink County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

Spink County, South Dakota Veterans

541

Number of Veterans

520

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam212
First Gulf War84
Korea82
Second Gulf War74
World War II38

Spink County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White52810.99%
2 or More715.56%
Other533.33%
Indian11.37%

Spink County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

8.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Spink County, South Dakota Employment Status

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Spink County, South Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Redfield23682339-29-1.22%
Mellette21021883.81%
Tulare20721473.38%
Doland18018552.78%
Frankfort14915453.36%
Northville14314632.10%
Conde14014553.57%
Ashton12212421.64%
Brentford7776-1-1.30%
Turton4847-1-2.08%
  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