Freeman, South Dakota Population 2020

1,310

Freeman is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 1,310, it is the 48th largest city in South Dakota and the 9227th largest city in the United States. Freeman is currently growing at a rate of 0.69% annually and its population has increased by 0.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,306 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Freeman has a population density of 1,118 people per square mile.

The average household income in Freeman is $61,002 with a poverty rate of 10.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $596 per month, and the median house value is $81,000. The median age in Freeman is 42.5 years, 40.4 years for males, and 47.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 81.0 males.

Freeman Demographics

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

  • White: 96.80%
  • Asian: 1.70%
  • Native American: 0.78%
  • Two or more races: 0.57%
  • Other race: 0.14%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Freeman, South Dakota is 1,310, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,292.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,306.

Freeman, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,36396.80%
Asian241.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.78%
Two or More Races80.57%
Some Other Race20.14%

Freeman Population Pyramid 2020

Freeman Median Age

42.5


Total

40.4


Male

47.2


Female

Freeman Adults

There are 1,035 adults, (420 of whom are seniors) in Freeman.

Freeman Age Dependency

128.9

Age Dependency Ratio

68.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

60.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Freeman Sex Ratio

Female

778

55.26%

Male

630

44.74%

Freeman Households and Families

Freeman Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Freeman Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married81.9%18.1%
All69.2%30.8%
Female60.4%39.6%
Non Family52.9%47.1%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5552.4469.2
Married2933.1481.9
Non Family2061.1652.9
Female533.5360.4
Male32100

3.13

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Freeman Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade545.69%
9th to 12th Grade889.27%
High School Graduate31032.67%
Some College15216.02%
Associates Degree10310.85%
Bachelors Degree16817.70%
Graduate Degree747.80%

Freeman Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White890782233
Hispanic3894
Native American1111
Asian1055
Other Race22

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 asian people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,188$41,875$25,441
Less Than High School$27,188$27,222$27,083
High School Grad$32,024$37,361$26,313
Some College$30,694$47,500$25,341
Bachelors Degree$32,083$43,897$
Graduate Degree$44,167$$43,646

$32,188

Average Earnings

$41,875

Average Male

$25,441

Average Female

Freeman Language

Freeman Language by Age

Freeman Language

84.76% of Freeman residents speak only English, while 15.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.94% of the population.

Freeman Poverty

Freeman Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,2301229.92%
Hispanic901516.67%

10.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.11%

Male Poverty Rate

12.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Freeman

The race most likely to be in poverty in Freeman is Hispanic, with 16.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Freeman is White, with 9.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.77%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.98%
Some College9.02%
High School3.77%
Bachelors or Greater1.65%
Name Poverty
Male Employed2.35%
Female Employed1.68%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Freeman Income

Freeman Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,344$61,002
Families$68,958$72,155
Married Families$73,542-
Non Families$35,833$40,378

Freeman Marital Status

Freeman Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Freeman Married by Age and Sex

Freeman 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.

Freeman Marital Status by Race

Freeman Veterans

57

Number of Veterans

54

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam16
First Gulf War15
Korea13
World War II6
Second Gulf War

$Freeman Veterans by Education

14.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Freeman Employment Status

62%

Labor Force Participation

60.3%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Freeman 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

76.35%

Born in South Dakota

97.44%

Native Born

2.56%

Foreign Born

2.34%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.44% of Freeman residents were born in the United States, with 76.35% having been born in South Dakota. 2.34% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,31090.69%
20191,30190.70%
20181,292-1-0.08%
20171,29390.70%
20161,284100.78%
20151,27430.24%
20141,27150.39%
20131,266-18-1.40%
20121,284-2-0.16%
20111,286-22-1.68%
20101,3080.00%