Hot Springs, South Dakota Population 2020

3,449

Hot Springs is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 3,449, it is the 23rd largest city in South Dakota and the 5809th largest city in the United States. Hot Springs is currently declining at a rate of -0.86% annually and its population has decreased by -7.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,711 in 2010. Hot Springs reached it's highest population of 5,030 in 1950. Spanning over 4 miles, Hot Springs has a population density of 795 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hot Springs is $59,073 with a poverty rate of 10.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $592 per month, and the median house value is $113,800. The median age in Hot Springs is 53.2 years, 49.6 years for males, and 55.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 113.3 males.

Hot Springs Demographics

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

  • White: 80.31%
  • Native American: 10.30%
  • Two or more races: 3.70%
  • Other race: 2.59%
  • Asian: 2.50%
  • Black or African American: 0.60%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hot Springs, South Dakota is 3,449, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,509.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,711.

Hot Springs, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,82380.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native36210.30%
Two or More Races1303.70%
Some Other Race912.59%
Asian882.50%
Black or African American210.60%

Hot Springs Population Pyramid 2020

Hot Springs Median Age

53.2


Total

49.6


Male

55.2


Female

Hot Springs Adults

There are 3,072 adults, (947 of whom are seniors) in Hot Springs.

Hot Springs Age Dependency

65.4

Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hot Springs Sex Ratio

Female

1,648

46.88%

Male

1,867

53.12%

Hot Springs Households and Families

Hot Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hot Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.3%10.7%
Female82.2%17.8%
All67.6%32.4%
Non Family51.3%48.7%
Male0%100%

67.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7721.8467.6
Non Family8901.0951.3
Married5972.689.3
Female2532.6282.2
Male322.130

2.52

Average Family Size

1.84

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

2.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hot Springs Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade531.88%
9th to 12th Grade1736.15%
High School Graduate88331.38%
Some College86130.60%
Associates Degree29310.41%
Bachelors Degree41814.85%
Graduate Degree1334.73%

Hot Springs Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2882,104429
Native American27524112
Hispanic1169943
Asian757564
Multiple Races606015
Other Race393131
Black2121

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 85.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,367$37,778$30,900
Less Than High School$11,577$$
High School Grad$21,429$$22,321
Some College$37,031$43,370$35,130
Bachelors Degree$42,847$43,819$39,435
Graduate Degree$$$

$32,367

Average Earnings

$37,778

Average Male

$30,900

Average Female

Hot Springs Language

Hot Springs Language by Age

Hot Springs Language

94.34% of Hot Springs residents speak only English, while 5.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 3.31% of the population.

Hot Springs Poverty

Hot Springs Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,56629611.54%
Native346308.67%
Black2121100.00%
Hispanic21794.15%

10.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.98%

Male Poverty Rate

11.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hot Springs

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hot Springs is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hot Springs is Hispanic, with 4.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.49%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.38%
High School8.62%
Bachelors or Greater7.01%
Some College5.91%
Name Poverty
Female Employed7.53%
Male Employed4.99%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Hot Springs Income

Hot Springs Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,949$59,073
Families$73,628$73,909
Married Families$85,331-
Non Families$38,462$42,774

Hot Springs Marital Status

Hot Springs Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.7%

Male Marriage Rate

44.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Hot Springs Married by Age and Sex

Hot Springs 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 35-44.

Hot Springs Marital Status by Race

Hot Springs Veterans

505

Number of Veterans

421

Male Veterans

84

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam184
First Gulf War61
Second Gulf War57
World War II45
Korea40
Name Veterans % of Total
White42016.46%
Indian4414.24%
Hispanic3322.00%
Black21100.00%
2 or More2033.33%

$Hot Springs Veterans by Education

7.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hot Springs Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Hot Springs 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

45.80%

Born in South Dakota

97.78%

Native Born

2.22%

Foreign Born

1.17%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.78% of Hot Springs residents were born in the United States, with 45.80% having been born in South Dakota. 1.17% 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
20203,449-30-0.86%
20193,479-30-0.85%
20183,509371.07%
20173,472-30-0.86%
20163,502-12-0.34%
20153,514-42-1.18%
20143,556350.99%
20133,521-91-2.52%
20123,61210.03%
20113,611-98-2.64%
20103,709-420-1.07%
20004,129-196-0.46%
19904,325-417-0.92%
19804,7423080.67%
19704,434-509-1.08%
19604,943-87-0.17%
19505,0309472.11%
19404,0831,1753.45%
19302,9080.00%