Leola, South Dakota Population 2020

432

Leola is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 432, it is the 131st largest city in South Dakota and the 13960th largest city in the United States. Leola is currently declining at a rate of -0.23% annually and its population has decreased by -5.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 457 in 2010. Leola reached it's highest population of 457 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Leola has a population density of 582 people per square mile.

The average household income in Leola is $46,867 with a poverty rate of 10.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $553 per month, and the median house value is $43,400. The median age in Leola is 34.5 years, 37.1 years for males, and 32 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.6 males.

Leola Demographics

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

  • White: 97.92%
  • Native American: 0.92%
  • Two or more races: 0.92%
  • Black or African American: 0.23%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Leola, South Dakota is 432, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 434.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 457.

Leola, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White42497.92%
Two or More Races40.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.92%
Black or African American10.23%

Leola Population Pyramid 2020

Leola Median Age

34.5


Total

37.1


Male

32


Female

Leola Adults

There are 289 adults, (85 of whom are seniors) in Leola.

Leola Age Dependency

112.3

Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

70.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Leola Sex Ratio

Female

218

50.35%

Male

215

49.65%

Leola Households and Families

Leola Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Leola Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married94.8%5.2%
All78.4%21.6%
Non Family59.1%40.9%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1902.2278.4
Married963.2594.8
Non Family881.0259.1
Female42.5100
Male24.5100

3.24

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

2.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Leola Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade72.55%
9th to 12th Grade3412.41%
High School Graduate8029.20%
Some College6523.72%
Associates Degree4416.06%
Bachelors Degree3813.87%
Graduate Degree62.19%

Leola Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White27223144
Native American22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.18%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,364$34,453$20,417
Less Than High School$$36,250$3,929
High School Grad$32,083$33,750$20,833
Some College$24,250$25,625$
Bachelors Degree$36,875$38,594$31,875
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,364

Average Earnings

$34,453

Average Male

$20,417

Average Female

Leola Language

Leola Language by Age

Leola Language

96.37% of Leola residents speak only English, while 3.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.96% of the population.

Leola Poverty

Leola Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4244310.14%
Native4250.00%

10.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.30%

Male Poverty Rate

11.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Leola

The race most likely to be in poverty in Leola is Native, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Leola is White, with 10.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.23%.

Name Poverty
High School21.25%
Some College11.93%
Bachelors or Greater9.09%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed80.00%
Female Employed5.88%
Male Employed3.16%

Leola Income

Leola Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,656$46,867
Families$54,038$62,416
Married Families$54,615-
Non Families$21,944$28,845

Leola Marital Status

Leola Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.8%

Male Marriage Rate

60.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Leola Married by Age and Sex

Leola Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Leola Marital Status by Race

Leola Veterans

34

Number of Veterans

34

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War13
Vietnam6
Korea5
First Gulf War1
World War II

$Leola Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Leola Employment Status

67.6%

Labor Force Participation

65.9%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Leola 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

73.67%

Born in South Dakota

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Leola residents were born in the United States, with 73.67% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020432-1-0.23%
2019433-1-0.23%
2018434-2-0.46%
2017436-1-0.23%
20164370.00%
2015437-5-1.13%
2014442-2-0.45%
2013444-5-1.11%
2012449-4-0.88%
2011453-4-0.88%
20104570.00%