Irene is a city located in Clay County South Dakota. Irene has a 2020 population of 388. Irene is currently declining at a rate of -1.52% annually and its population has decreased by -7.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 419 in 2010.
The average household income in Irene is $59,305 with a poverty rate of 18.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $709 per month, and the median house value is $78,700. The median age in Irene is 33.8 years, 34.2 years for males, and 33.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Irenewas:
94.07% of Irene residents speak only English, while 5.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.44% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Irene is White, with 18.92% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Irene is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.05%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Irene
99.84% of Irene residents were born in the United States, with 78.80% 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.