Gettysburg, South Dakota Population 2020

1,080

Gettysburg is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 1,080, it is the 59th largest city in South Dakota and the 10003rd largest city in the United States. Gettysburg is currently declining at a rate of -1.73% annually and its population has decreased by -7.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,162 in 2010. Gettysburg reached it's highest population of 1,195 in 2011. Spanning over 2 miles, Gettysburg has a population density of 562 people per square mile.

The average household income in Gettysburg is $70,195 with a poverty rate of 4.73%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $656 per month, and the median house value is $91,500. The median age in Gettysburg is 37.9 years, 34.1 years for males, and 47.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 111.8 males.

Gettysburg Demographics

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

  • White: 94.12%
  • Two or more races: 2.62%
  • Native American: 2.38%
  • Asian: 0.87%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Gettysburg, South Dakota is 1,080, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,118.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,162.

Gettysburg, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,18494.12%
Two or More Races332.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native302.38%
Asian110.87%

Gettysburg Population Pyramid 2020

Gettysburg Median Age

37.9


Total

34.1


Male

47.9


Female

Gettysburg Adults

There are 956 adults, (294 of whom are seniors) in Gettysburg.

Gettysburg Age Dependency

90

Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Gettysburg Sex Ratio

Female

594

47.22%

Male

664

52.78%

Gettysburg Households and Families

Gettysburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gettysburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married93.5%6.5%
All77.2%22.8%
Female62.9%37.1%
Non Family58%42%

77.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5092.3777.2
Married2482.9793.5
Non Family2071.1158
Female354.2662.9
Male194.84100

3.21

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

1.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gettysburg Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade526.15%
9th to 12th Grade111.30%
High School Graduate28633.85%
Some College19222.72%
Associates Degree10912.90%
Bachelors Degree15117.87%
Graduate Degree445.21%

Gettysburg Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White830767184
Asian111111
Native American44

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,370$37,941$26,250
Less Than High School$26,563$$
High School Grad$27,102$29,500$18,375
Some College$32,452$40,429$24,821
Bachelors Degree$39,554$50,938$36,071
Graduate Degree$$$

$32,370

Average Earnings

$37,941

Average Male

$26,250

Average Female

Gettysburg Language

Gettysburg Language by Age

Gettysburg Language

98.69% of Gettysburg residents speak only English, while 1.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.96% of the population.

Gettysburg Poverty

Gettysburg Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,108332.98%
Hispanic2424100.00%

4.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.13%

Male Poverty Rate

3.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gettysburg

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gettysburg is White, with 2.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 2.03%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School7.14%
Some College3.99%
High School3.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed1.96%
Male Employed1.39%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Gettysburg Income

Gettysburg Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,125$70,195
Families$62,188$85,576
Married Families$66,667-
Non Families$34,712$46,546

Gettysburg Marital Status

Gettysburg Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.2%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Gettysburg Married by Age and Sex

Gettysburg Marriage

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

Gettysburg Marital Status by Race

Gettysburg Veterans

93

Number of Veterans

93

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam28
Korea18
Second Gulf War16
First Gulf War10
World War II4

$Gettysburg Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gettysburg Employment Status

68.3%

Labor Force Participation

68%

Employment Rate

0.4%

Unemployment Rate

Gettysburg 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

77.74%

Born in South Dakota

99.13%

Native Born

0.87%

Foreign Born

0.87%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.13% of Gettysburg residents were born in the United States, with 77.74% having been born in South Dakota. 0.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,080-19-1.73%
20191,099-19-1.70%
20181,118-3-0.27%
20171,121-19-1.67%
20161,140-20-1.72%
20151,160-4-0.34%
20141,164-24-2.02%
20131,18890.76%
20121,179-16-1.34%
20111,19580.67%
20101,1870.00%