Howard, South Dakota Population 2022

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Howard is a city located in Miner County South Dakota. Howard has a 2020 population of 763. Howard is currently growing at a rate of 0.26% annually but its population has decreased by -10.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 848 in 2010.

The average household income in Howard is $55,910 with a poverty rate of 13.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $527 per month, and the median house value is $62,800. The median age in Howard is 44.3 years, 41.7 years for males, and 47.5 years for females.

Howard Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Howardwas:

  • White: 94.83%
  • Two or more races: 3.85%
  • Native American: 0.53%
  • Black or African American: 0.40%
  • Asian: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Howard, South Dakota is 763 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 763.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 848.

Howard, South Dakota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White71594.83%
Black or African American30.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.53%
Asian30.40%
Two or More Races293.85%
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Howard Population by Race

Howard Population Pyramid 2022

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Howard Median Age

52.3


Total

49.5


Male

56.8


Female

Howard Adults

There are 624 adults, (247 of whom are seniors) in Howard.

Howard Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

65.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Howard Sex Ratio

Female

358

47.48%

Male

396

52.52%

Howard Population by Age

Howard Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Howard Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married93.5%6.5%
All70.5%29.5%
Female58.8%41.2%
Non Family48.6%51.4%

70.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Howard Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3631.9670.5
Married1382.8793.5
Male313.03100
Female171.8258.8
Non Family1771.0848.6

2.75

Average Family Size

1.96

Average Household Size

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Howard Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade193.30%
9th to 12th Grade366.26%
High School Graduate28449.39%
Some College10718.61%
Associates Degree579.91%
Bachelors Degree579.91%
Graduate Degree152.61%
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Howard Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Howard Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White54350272
Asian33
Hispanic77
2+ Races157
Native American41
Black3

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.26%.

Howard Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,234$40,987$24,097
Less Than 9th Grade$9,861$$
High School Graduate$26,875$40,089$23,646
Some College$35,962$55,795$24,375
Bachelors Degree$34,167$41,429$
Graduate Degree$50,313$$

$30,234

Average Earnings

$40,987

Average Male

$24,097

Average Female

Howard Earnings by Educational Attainment

Howard Language by Age

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Howard Language

99.18% of Howard residents speak only English, while 0.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.82% of the population.

Howard Language

Howard Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6628913.44%
OtherNaN%
Multiple29827.59%

13.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.84%

Male Poverty Rate

12.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Howard

The race most likely to be in poverty in Howard is White, with 13.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Howard is Multiple, with 27.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.71%.

Howard Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade45.65%
High School14.23%
Some College1.86%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Howard Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed13.59%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed1.89%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Howard Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Howard Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,393$48,330
Families$65,000$61,513
Married Families$73,750-
Non Families$26,696$33,650
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Income by Household Type

Howard Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Howard Married by Age and Sex

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Howard Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Howard Marital Status by Race

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Howard Marital Status

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60

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War5
First Gulf War
Vietnam17
Korea32
World War II6

Howard Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 345
35 to 54
55 to 642
65 to 749
75+44

Howard Veterans by Age

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Howard Veterans by Race

Howard Veterans by Education

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10.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Howard Veterans by Education

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54.2%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

0.6%

Unemployment Rate

Howard Employment by Age

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Howard Employment by Race

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Howard Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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75.46%

Born in Howard

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Howard residents were born in the United States, with 75.46% 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.

Howard Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20108480.00%
2011829-19-2.24%
2012809-20-2.41%
20138090.00%
2014798-11-1.36%
2015771-27-3.38%
20167710.00%
2017756-15-1.95%
2018755-1-0.13%
201975720.26%
202075920.26%
202176120.26%
202276320.26%

Howard Population by Year