Colton, South Dakota Population 2022

657
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Colton is a city located in Minnehaha County South Dakota. Colton has a 2020 population of 657. Colton is currently declining at a rate of -0.61% annually and its population has decreased by -4.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 686 in 2010.

The average household income in Colton is $67,548 with a poverty rate of 2.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $754 per month, and the median house value is $121,100. The median age in Colton is 37 years, 39.5 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.

Colton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Coltonwas:

  • White: 98.16%
  • Two or more races: 1.44%
  • Other race: 0.26%
  • Native American: 0.13%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Colton, South Dakota is 657 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 657.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 686.

Colton, South Dakota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White74898.16%
Two or More Races111.44%
Some Other Race20.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.13%
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Colton Population by Race

Colton Population Pyramid $2022

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Colton Median Age

37


Total

39.5


Male

36.2


Female

Colton Adults

There are 552 adults, (114 of whom are seniors) in Colton.

Colton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Colton Sex Ratio

Female

386

50.66%

Male

376

49.34%

Colton Population by Age

Colton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Colton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family62.2%37.8%
Female70%30%
All80.5%19.5%
Male88.5%11.5%
Married93.2%6.8%

80.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Colton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3022.5280.5
Married1483.1293.2
Non Family981.1562.2
Female303.3770
Male263.3188.5

3.03

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Colton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade214.17%
9th to 12th Grade152.98%
High School Graduate20139.88%
Some College10721.23%
Associates Degree6112.10%
Bachelors Degree8516.87%
Graduate Degree142.78%
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Colton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Colton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White49646399
Hispanic52
2+ Races22
Other Race22
Native American11

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 white people with a rate of 19.96%.

Colton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,333$48,750$30,375
Less Than 9th Grade$36,875$51,667$
High School Graduate$28,750$42,656$22,000
Some College$40,781$52,188$26,875
Bachelors Degree$36,563$36,458$36,875
Graduate Degree$65,000$56,875$85,625

$38,333

Average Earnings

$48,750

Average Male

$30,375

Average Female

Colton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Colton Language by Age

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Colton Language

99.28% of Colton residents speak only English, while 0.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.43% of the population.

Colton Language

Colton Poverty by Race

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2.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.54%

Male Poverty Rate

3.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colton is White, with 2.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colton is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.91%.

Colton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade8.33%
Some College4.76%
High School2.99%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Colton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed2.80%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Colton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Colton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,077$67,548
Families$68,833$78,767
Married Families$81,000-
Non Families$36,538$37,160
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Income by Household Type

Colton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Colton Married by Age and Sex

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Colton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Colton Marital Status by Race

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Colton Marital Status

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65

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam29
Second Gulf War12
First Gulf War11
Korea9
World War II2

Colton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7419
35 to 5419
75+13
55 to 6412
18 to 342

Colton Veterans by Age

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Colton Veterans by Race

Colton Veterans by Education

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3.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colton Veterans by Education

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76.2%

Labor Force Participation

72.7%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Colton Employment by Age

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Colton Employment by Race

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Colton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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75.20%

Born in Colton

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Colton residents were born in the United States, with 75.20% having been born in South Dakota. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Colton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2022657-4-0.61%
2021661-4-0.60%
2020665-4-0.60%
2019669-4-0.59%
2018673-10-1.46%
20176830.00%
2016683-4-0.58%
2015687-2-0.29%
2014689-5-0.72%
201369420.29%
201269281.17%
2011684-2-0.29%
20106860.00%

Colton Population by Year