Huron, South Dakota Population 2020

14,280

Huron is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 14,280, it is the 8th largest city in South Dakota and the 2380th largest city in the United States. Huron is currently growing at a rate of 2.09% annually and its population has increased by 13.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,592 in 2010. Huron reached it's highest population of 14,299 in 1970. Spanning over 11 miles, Huron has a population density of 1,501 people per square mile.

The average household income in Huron is $56,913 with a poverty rate of 21.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $583 per month, and the median house value is $89,900. The median age in Huron is 34.6 years, 33.1 years for males, and 39.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 111.5 males.

Huron Demographics

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

  • White: 78.25%
  • Asian: 12.28%
  • Other race: 5.61%
  • Two or more races: 1.47%
  • Native American: 1.25%
  • Black or African American: 1.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
The current population of Huron, South Dakota is 14,280, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,696.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,592.

Huron, South Dakota Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202019,4452811.45%
201919,1642811.47%
201818,8832811.49%
201718,6023922.11%
201618,210900.49%
201518,120630.35%
201418,057-145-0.80%
201318,2022101.15%
201217,9922881.60%
201117,7042981.68%
201017,4060.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,40078.25%
Asian1,63212.28%
Some Other Race7465.61%
Two or More Races1951.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native1661.25%
Black or African American1441.08%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.06%

Huron Population Pyramid 2020

Huron Median Age

34.6


Total

33.1


Male

39.3


Female

Huron Adults

There are 9,680 adults, (2,156 of whom are seniors) in Huron.

Huron Age Dependency

76.6

Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48

Child Dependency Ratio

Huron Sex Ratio

Female

6,283

47.27%

Male

7,008

52.73%

Huron Households and Families

Huron Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Huron Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.1%25.9%
Male73%27%
All59.9%40.1%
Non Family48.8%51.2%
Female38.9%61.1%

59.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,6832.2559.9
Married2,4042.9874.1
Non Family2,4021.1448.8
Female5583.6638.9
Male3192.5873

2.96

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Huron Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade99511.42%
9th to 12th Grade5035.77%
High School Graduate2,97734.17%
Some College1,65218.96%
Associates Degree99711.44%
Bachelors Degree1,15913.30%
Graduate Degree4294.92%

Huron Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,7016,1831,307
Hispanic865591169
Asian84121854
Other Race37526138
Native American1266621
Multiple Races94717
Black858530

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 black people with a rate of 35.29%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,749$36,651$26,499
Less Than High School$26,488$29,208$21,276
High School Grad$31,332$35,590$21,096
Some College$34,067$42,820$27,439
Bachelors Degree$45,915$50,469$41,406
Graduate Degree$51,989$62,750$49,754

$32,749

Average Earnings

$36,651

Average Male

$26,499

Average Female

Huron Language

Huron Language by Age

Huron Language

76.86% of Huron residents speak only English, while 23.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.06% of the population.

Huron Poverty

Huron Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,2241,38715.04%
Hispanic1,70865638.41%
Asian1,63263638.97%
Other74213918.73%
Native1368562.50%
Multiple1955226.67%
Islander88100.00%

21.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.16%

Male Poverty Rate

25.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Huron

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Huron is White, with 15.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.08%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.01%
High School16.02%
Some College6.95%
Bachelors or Greater5.78%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed72.41%
Male Unemployed59.32%
Female Employed13.82%
Male Employed9.24%

Huron Income

Huron Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,884$56,913
Families$58,363$68,241
Married Families$69,352-
Non Families$33,341$39,032

Huron Marital Status

Huron Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Huron Married by Age and Sex

Huron Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Huron Marital Status by Race

Huron Veterans

739

Number of Veterans

700

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam310
First Gulf War117
Korea103
Second Gulf War51
World War II13

$Huron Veterans by Education

11.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Huron Employment Status

67.3%

Labor Force Participation

66.4%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

Huron 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

58.59%

Born in South Dakota

82.58%

Native Born

17.42%

Foreign Born

13.65%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

82.58% of Huron residents were born in the United States, with 58.59% having been born in South Dakota. 13.65% 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
202014,2802922.09%
201913,9882922.13%
201813,6962531.88%
201713,4432922.22%
201613,151620.47%
201513,089410.31%
201413,048-116-0.88%
201313,1641411.08%
201213,0232081.62%
201112,8152141.70%
201012,6017080.58%
200011,893-555-0.46%
199012,448-552-0.43%
198013,000-1,299-0.95%
197014,2991190.08%
196014,1801,3921.04%
195012,7881,9451.66%
194010,843-103-0.09%
193010,9462,6442.80%
19208,3022,5113.67%
19105,7912,9987.56%
19002,793-245-0.84%
18903,0380.00%