McLaughlin, South Dakota Population 2020

697

McLaughlin is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 697, it is the 89th largest city in South Dakota and the 11910th largest city in the United States. McLaughlin is currently growing at a rate of 1.75% annually and its population has increased by 5.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 663 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, McLaughlin has a population density of 1,724 people per square mile.

The average household income in McLaughlin is $49,952 with a poverty rate of 30.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $581 per month, and the median house value is $38,000. The median age in McLaughlin is 29.7 years, 32.3 years for males, and 26.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.1 males.

McLaughlin Demographics

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

  • Native American: 71.16%
  • White: 26.56%
  • Two or more races: 2.28%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of McLaughlin, South Dakota is 697, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 673.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 663.

McLaughlin, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native34371.16%
White12826.56%
Two or More Races112.28%

McLaughlin Population Pyramid 2020

McLaughlin Median Age

29.7


Total

32.3


Male

26.6


Female

McLaughlin Adults

There are 319 adults, (46 of whom are seniors) in McLaughlin.

McLaughlin Age Dependency

76.6

Age Dependency Ratio

16.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.7

Child Dependency Ratio

McLaughlin Sex Ratio

Female

259

53.73%

Male

223

46.27%

McLaughlin Households and Families

McLaughlin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

McLaughlin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78%22%
All58.6%41.4%
Female55.6%44.4%
Male50%50%
Non Family44.1%55.9%

58.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1742.7558.6
Non Family591.2544.1
Married593.4978
Female363.6455.6
Male203.3550

3.37

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

9.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

McLaughlin Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade93.32%
9th to 12th Grade248.86%
High School Graduate7126.20%
Some College4717.34%
Associates Degree5118.82%
Bachelors Degree5219.19%
Graduate Degree176.27%

McLaughlin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Native American16013635
White1079832
Multiple Races442

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,667$30,625$33,125
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,667$26,458$
Some College$36,250$35,833$36,667
Bachelors Degree$31,875$31,250$32,500
Graduate Degree$72,917$$56,250

$31,667

Average Earnings

$30,625

Average Male

$33,125

Average Female

McLaughlin Language

McLaughlin Language by Age

McLaughlin Language

85.88% of McLaughlin residents speak only English, while 14.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 14.12% of the population.

McLaughlin Poverty

McLaughlin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native33313941.74%
White12875.47%

30.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.41%

Male Poverty Rate

32.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in McLaughlin

The race most likely to be in poverty in McLaughlin is Native, with 41.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in McLaughlin is White, with 5.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.40%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School60.61%
High School25.35%
Some College17.35%
Bachelors or Greater5.80%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed87.50%
Male Unemployed66.67%
Male Employed10.58%
Female Employed10.47%

McLaughlin Income

McLaughlin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,000$49,952
Families$43,958$54,489
Married Families$82,917-
Non Families$26,250$37,993

McLaughlin Marital Status

McLaughlin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.4%

Male Marriage Rate

35.1%

Female Marriage Rate

McLaughlin Married by Age and Sex

McLaughlin 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.

McLaughlin Marital Status by Race

McLaughlin Veterans

35

Number of Veterans

33

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam15
First Gulf War6
Second Gulf War4
World War II
Korea

$McLaughlin Veterans by Education

14.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

McLaughlin Employment Status

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

12.8%

Unemployment Rate

McLaughlin 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

36.93%

Born in South Dakota

99.59%

Native Born

0.41%

Foreign Born

0.41%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.59% of McLaughlin residents were born in the United States, with 36.93% having been born in South Dakota. 0.41% 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
2020697121.75%
2019685121.78%
2018673-6-0.88%
2017679121.80%
2016667-9-1.33%
2015676-1-0.15%
2014677-6-0.88%
2013683223.33%
201266120.30%
2011659-5-0.75%
20106640.00%