Newell, South Dakota Population 2020

571

Newell is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 571, it is the 109th largest city in South Dakota and the 12751st largest city in the United States. Newell is currently declining at a rate of -1.04% annually and its population has decreased by -5.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 603 in 2010. Newell reached it's highest population of 616 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Newell has a population density of 565 people per square mile.

The average household income in Newell is $50,592 with a poverty rate of 9.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $659 per month, and the median house value is $69,500. The median age in Newell is 45.1 years, 40.4 years for males, and 45.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 112.7 males.

Newell Demographics

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

  • White: 95.02%
  • Native American: 2.49%
  • Black or African American: 1.62%
  • Two or more races: 0.87%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Newell, South Dakota is 571, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 583.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 603.

Newell, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White76495.02%
American Indian and Alaska Native202.49%
Black or African American131.62%
Two or More Races70.87%

Newell Population Pyramid 2020

Newell Median Age

45.1


Total

40.4


Male

45.5


Female

Newell Adults

There are 645 adults, (197 of whom are seniors) in Newell.

Newell Age Dependency

79.5

Age Dependency Ratio

44

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Newell Sex Ratio

Female

378

47.01%

Male

426

52.99%

Newell Households and Families

Newell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Newell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.5%5.5%
All77.7%22.3%
Non Family66%34%
Female65.8%34.2%
Male0%100%

77.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3182.5377.7
Married1632.9194.5
Non Family1031.266
Female383.9265.8
Male144.070

2.97

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Newell Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade81.41%
9th to 12th Grade498.61%
High School Graduate28149.38%
Some College11520.21%
Associates Degree396.85%
Bachelors Degree7012.30%
Graduate Degree71.23%

Newell Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White54548877
Native American1010
Multiple Races77
Black77

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 white people with a rate of 14.13%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,092$26,483$19,583
Less Than High School$$26,250$2,500
High School Grad$25,676$26,588$14,479
Some College$25,547$$26,146
Bachelors Degree$34,722$40,096$34,583
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,092

Average Earnings

$26,483

Average Male

$19,583

Average Female

Newell Language

Newell Language by Age

Newell Language

100.00% of Newell residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Newell Poverty

Newell Poverty by Race

9.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.80%

Male Poverty Rate

8.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newell is Black, with 53.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newell is White, with 9.80% 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 13.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.40%.

Name Poverty
Some College11.04%
Less Than High School8.77%
High School8.19%
Bachelors or Greater5.19%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed8.20%
Female Employed2.31%

Newell Income

Newell Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,563$50,592
Families$54,526$57,383
Married Families$63,036-
Non Families$21,875$31,322

Newell Marital Status

Newell Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Newell Married by Age and Sex

Newell Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Newell Marital Status by Race

Newell Veterans

54

Number of Veterans

51

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam28
First Gulf War10
Korea3
Second Gulf War3
World War II

$Newell Veterans by Education

5.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

59.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newell Employment Status

67.3%

Labor Force Participation

64.6%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Newell 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

59.45%

Born in South Dakota

99.13%

Native Born

0.87%

Foreign Born

0.87%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.13% of Newell residents were born in the United States, with 59.45% having been born in South Dakota. 0.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020571-6-1.04%
2019577-6-1.03%
20185830.00%
2017583-6-1.02%
2016589-10-1.67%
2015599-5-0.83%
2014604-8-1.31%
201361220.33%
2012610-6-0.97%
201161660.98%
20106100.00%