Corsica, South Dakota Population 2020

588

Corsica is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 588, it is the 106th largest city in South Dakota and the 12631st largest city in the United States. Corsica is currently growing at a rate of 0.68% annually but its population has decreased by -0.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 592 in 2010. Corsica reached it's highest population of 591 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Corsica has a population density of 703 people per square mile.

The average household income in Corsica is $66,199 with a poverty rate of 12.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $71,600. The median age in Corsica is 51.6 years, 48.7 years for males, and 52.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 81.1 males.

Corsica Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Corsica was:

  • White: 95.77%
  • Two or more races: 3.42%
  • Asian: 0.33%
  • Other race: 0.33%
  • Native American: 0.16%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Corsica, South Dakota is 588, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 580.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 592.

Corsica, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White58895.77%
Two or More Races213.42%
Some Other Race20.33%
Asian20.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.16%

Corsica Population Pyramid 2020

Corsica Median Age

51.6


Total

48.7


Male

52.8


Female

Corsica Adults

There are 521 adults, (185 of whom are seniors) in Corsica.

Corsica Age Dependency

82.7

Age Dependency Ratio

55.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Corsica Sex Ratio

Female

339

55.21%

Male

275

44.79%

Corsica Households and Families

Corsica Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Corsica Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married81.5%18.5%
All78.5%21.5%
Non Family70.2%29.8%

78.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2752.0178.5
Married1682.4281.5
Non Family941.0970.2
Female93.56100
Male43.25100

2.48

Average Family Size

2.01

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Corsica Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8517.21%
9th to 12th Grade459.11%
High School Graduate15831.98%
Some College8316.80%
Associates Degree469.31%
Bachelors Degree397.89%
Graduate Degree387.69%

Corsica Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White46033277
Hispanic1715
Multiple Races1717
Other Race2

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.74%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,969$52,656$25,000
Less Than High School$28,750$$
High School Grad$38,235$53,382$
Some College$41,875$52,292$25,714
Bachelors Degree$38,250$39,583$34,167
Graduate Degree$56,875$$

$37,969

Average Earnings

$52,656

Average Male

$25,000

Average Female

Corsica Language

Corsica Language by Age

Corsica Language

97.89% of Corsica residents speak only English, while 2.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.05% of the population.

Corsica Poverty

Corsica Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White521529.98%
Hispanic1717100.00%
Other22100.00%
Asian22100.00%

12.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.92%

Male Poverty Rate

16.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Corsica

The race most likely to be in poverty in Corsica is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Corsica is White, with 9.98% 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 26.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.08%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.00%
Some College14.41%
High School10.13%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed6.43%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed8.47%

Corsica Income

Corsica Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,688$66,199
Families$71,181$83,832
Married Families$71,528-
Non Families$20,000$29,933

Corsica Marital Status

Corsica Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.8%

Male Marriage Rate

59.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Corsica Married by Age and Sex

Corsica Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Corsica Marital Status by Race

Corsica Veterans

34

Number of Veterans

34

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam13
Korea11
World War II1
Second Gulf War1
First Gulf War

$Corsica Veterans by Education

5.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

70.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Corsica Employment Status

60.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.3%

Employment Rate

0.6%

Unemployment Rate

Corsica Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

75.73%

Born in South Dakota

98.21%

Native Born

1.79%

Foreign Born

0.49%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.21% of Corsica residents were born in the United States, with 75.73% having been born in South Dakota. 0.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202058840.68%
201958440.69%
201858010.17%
201757940.70%
2016575-11-1.88%
201558640.69%
2014582-1-0.17%
201358350.87%
2012578-8-1.37%
2011586-5-0.85%
20105910.00%