Emery, South Dakota Population 2020

445

Emery is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 445, it is the 127th largest city in South Dakota and the 13828th largest city in the United States. Emery is currently growing at a rate of 0.23% annually but its population has decreased by -0.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 447 in 2010. Emery reached it's highest population of 462 in 2014. Spanning over 0 miles, Emery has a population density of 974 people per square mile.

The average household income in Emery is $64,038 with a poverty rate of 9.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $725 per month, and the median house value is $80,000. The median age in Emery is 31.7 years, 31 years for males, and 31.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.7 males.

Emery Demographics

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

  • White: 99.64%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Two or more races: 0.18%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Emery, South Dakota is 445, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 443.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 447.

Emery, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White54899.64%
Two or More Races10.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.18%

Emery Population Pyramid 2020

Emery Median Age

31.7


Total

31


Male

31.8


Female

Emery Adults

There are 385 adults, (60 of whom are seniors) in Emery.

Emery Age Dependency

69.2

Age Dependency Ratio

18.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Emery Sex Ratio

Female

270

49.09%

Male

280

50.91%

Emery Households and Families

Emery Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Emery Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married96.7%3.3%
All85.7%14.3%
Non Family72.6%27.4%
Male0%100%

85.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1683.2785.7
Married924.4396.7
Non Family731.772.6
Female22.5100
Male1130

4.47

Average Family Size

3.27

Average Household Size

8.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Emery Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade113.24%
9th to 12th Grade123.54%
High School Graduate12135.69%
Some College7522.12%
Associates Degree5415.93%
Bachelors Degree4814.16%
Graduate Degree185.31%

Emery Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33731466
Multiple Races11
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 19.58%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,308$44,583$20,125
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$30,208$36,250$20,000
Some College$35,000$55,625$17,159
Bachelors Degree$41,875$43,750$36,250
Graduate Degree$48,750$$46,250

$32,308

Average Earnings

$44,583

Average Male

$20,125

Average Female

Emery Language

Emery Language by Age

Emery Language

95.83% of Emery residents speak only English, while 4.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.97% of the population.

Emery Poverty

Emery Poverty by Race

9.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.64%

Male Poverty Rate

8.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Emery

The race most likely to be in poverty in Emery is White, with 9.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Emery is White, with 9.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.00%.

Name Poverty
Some College20.16%
Less Than High School17.39%
High School7.44%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed75.00%
Female Employed3.23%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.38%

Emery Income

Emery Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,500$64,038
Families$78,750$85,737
Married Families$79,500-
Non Families$31,875$35,523

Emery Marital Status

Emery Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Emery Married by Age and Sex

Emery Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Emery Marital Status by Race

Emery Veterans

25

Number of Veterans

21

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War8
First Gulf War4
Vietnam3
World War II2
Korea2

$Emery Veterans by Education

12.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Emery Employment Status

74.7%

Labor Force Participation

73.7%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Emery 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

71.09%

Born in South Dakota

99.82%

Native Born

0.18%

Foreign Born

0.18%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.82% of Emery residents were born in the United States, with 71.09% having been born in South Dakota. 0.18% 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
202044510.23%
201944410.23%
2018443-11-2.42%
201745410.22%
2016453-2-0.44%
2015455-7-1.52%
201446251.09%
201345720.44%
201245510.22%
201145451.11%
20104490.00%