Mellette is a city located in Spink County South Dakota. Mellette has a 2020 population of 208. Mellette is currently declining at a rate of -0.95% annually and its population has decreased by -1.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 211 in 2010.
The average household income in Mellette is $62,288 with a poverty rate of 3.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $785 per month, and the median house value is $66,900. The median age in Mellette is 39.6 years, 48.5 years for males, and 32.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mellettewas:
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 13.60%.
92.97% of Mellette residents speak only English, while 7.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 6.49% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Mellette is White, with 3.93% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Mellette is Other, with NaN% 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 15.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.17%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Mellette
99.48% of Mellette residents were born in the United States, with 76.04% having been born in South Dakota. 0.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.