Deadwood, South Dakota Population 2020

1,374

Deadwood is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 1,374, it is the 45th largest city in South Dakota and the 9042nd largest city in the United States. Deadwood is currently growing at a rate of 2.54% annually and its population has increased by 8.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,270 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Deadwood has a population density of 279 people per square mile.

The average household income in Deadwood is $51,418 with a poverty rate of 9.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $582 per month, and the median house value is $154,300. The median age in Deadwood is 50.8 years, 49 years for males, and 52.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.8 males.

Deadwood Demographics

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

  • White: 92.69%
  • Two or more races: 3.35%
  • Native American: 3.08%
  • Asian: 0.55%
  • Black or African American: 0.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Deadwood, South Dakota is 1,374, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,306.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,270.

Deadwood, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,35692.69%
Two or More Races493.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native453.08%
Asian80.55%
Black or African American50.34%

Deadwood Population Pyramid 2020

Deadwood Median Age

50.8


Total

49


Male

52.1


Female

Deadwood Adults

There are 1,319 adults, (290 of whom are seniors) in Deadwood.

Deadwood Age Dependency

42.2

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

14

Child Dependency Ratio

Deadwood Sex Ratio

Female

718

49.08%

Male

745

50.92%

Deadwood Households and Families

Deadwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Deadwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.1%19.9%
Female57.3%42.7%
All55.1%44.9%
Male54.3%45.7%
Non Family37.3%62.7%

55.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7701.8455.1
Non Family3891.137.3
Married2712.5280.1
Female752.9157.3
Male352.4354.3

2.48

Average Family Size

1.84

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Deadwood Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade322.71%
9th to 12th Grade897.53%
High School Graduate40834.52%
Some College32727.66%
Associates Degree705.92%
Bachelors Degree18315.48%
Graduate Degree736.18%

Deadwood Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,072982254
Hispanic6843
Native American2519
Multiple Races21212
Asian44

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 white people with a rate of 23.69%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,089$36,486$21,500
Less Than High School$25,121$25,385$
High School Grad$22,262$25,893$21,696
Some College$30,625$37,132$17,065
Bachelors Degree$40,250$43,438$
Graduate Degree$50,938$50,625$

$27,089

Average Earnings

$36,486

Average Male

$21,500

Average Female

Deadwood Language

Deadwood Language by Age

Deadwood Language

96.93% of Deadwood residents speak only English, while 3.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.32% of the population.

Deadwood Poverty

Deadwood Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,2651138.93%
Hispanic891516.85%
Multiple411536.59%
Native271348.15%

9.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.65%

Male Poverty Rate

12.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Deadwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Deadwood is Native, with 48.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Deadwood is White, with 8.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.04%
High School9.74%
Some College7.44%
Bachelors or Greater1.56%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed6.31%
Female Employed3.18%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Deadwood Income

Deadwood Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,912$51,418
Families$63,882$66,293
Married Families$72,917-
Non Families$26,953$34,973

Deadwood Marital Status

Deadwood Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.0%

Male Marriage Rate

41.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Deadwood Married by Age and Sex

Deadwood 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 45-54.

Deadwood Marital Status by Race

Deadwood Veterans

120

Number of Veterans

107

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam62
First Gulf War33
Second Gulf War15
Korea5
World War II4

$Deadwood Veterans by Education

10.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Deadwood Employment Status

72.6%

Labor Force Participation

71.4%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Deadwood 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

47.98%

Born in South Dakota

98.02%

Native Born

1.98%

Foreign Born

1.64%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.02% of Deadwood residents were born in the United States, with 47.98% having been born in South Dakota. 1.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,374342.54%
20191,340342.60%
20181,306-8-0.61%
20171,314342.66%
20161,28060.47%
20151,274-8-0.62%
20141,282-25-1.91%
20131,307221.71%
20121,285-6-0.46%
20111,291-7-0.54%
20101,2980.00%