Hecla is a city located in Brown County South Dakota. Hecla has a 2020 population of 204. Hecla is currently declining at a rate of -1.92% annually and its population has decreased by -8.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 224 in 2010.
The average household income in Hecla is $62,901 with a poverty rate of 20.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $375 per month, and the median house value is $48,800. The median age in Hecla is 61.8 years, 61.8 years for males, and 61.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Heclawas:
100.00% of Hecla residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Hecla is White, with 23.08% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Hecla is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.59%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Hecla
100.00% of Hecla residents were born in the United States, with 64.66% having been born in South Dakota. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.