North Sioux City, South Dakota Population 2020

2,963

North Sioux City is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 2,963, it is the 26th largest city in South Dakota and the 6280th largest city in the United States. North Sioux City is currently growing at a rate of 1.33% annually and its population has increased by 17.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,530 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, North Sioux City has a population density of 1,106 people per square mile.

The average household income in North Sioux City is $67,791 with a poverty rate of 8.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $836 per month, and the median house value is $125,300. The median age in North Sioux City is 39 years, 38.5 years for males, and 40.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.5 males.

North Sioux City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of North Sioux City was:

  • White: 92.63%
  • Two or more races: 5.72%
  • Native American: 0.72%
  • Black or African American: 0.36%
  • Other race: 0.32%
  • Asian: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of North Sioux City, South Dakota is 2,963, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,885.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,530.

North Sioux City, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,57692.63%
Two or More Races1595.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.72%
Black or African American100.36%
Some Other Race90.32%
Asian70.25%

North Sioux City Population Pyramid 2020

North Sioux City Median Age

39


Total

38.5


Male

40.1


Female

North Sioux City Adults

There are 2,144 adults, (377 of whom are seniors) in North Sioux City.

North Sioux City Age Dependency

57.4

Age Dependency Ratio

21.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

North Sioux City Sex Ratio

Female

1,415

50.88%

Male

1,366

49.12%

North Sioux City Households and Families

North Sioux City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

North Sioux City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.7%25.3%
All58.2%41.8%
Non Family49.4%50.6%
Male46.2%53.8%
Female32.5%67.5%

58.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2882.1658.2
Non Family6031.1849.4
Married5292.9974.7
Female1173.1532.5
Male393.146.2

2.93

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

North Sioux City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade532.81%
9th to 12th Grade22511.92%
High School Graduate65734.82%
Some College38720.51%
Associates Degree1528.06%
Bachelors Degree27914.79%
Graduate Degree1347.10%

North Sioux City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7421,474400
Hispanic5545
Multiple Races53539
Native American2020
Black1010
Asian774

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 asian people with a rate of 57.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,962$46,691$30,093
Less Than High School$26,016$23,250$27,109
High School Grad$25,486$38,750$21,315
Some College$45,313$54,327$30,991
Bachelors Degree$56,779$$58,462
Graduate Degree$71,118$71,711$67,426

$37,962

Average Earnings

$46,691

Average Male

$30,093

Average Female

North Sioux City Language

North Sioux City Language by Age

North Sioux City Language

99.05% of North Sioux City residents speak only English, while 0.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.84% of the population.

North Sioux City Poverty

North Sioux City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,5031927.67%
Hispanic842833.33%
Asian7457.14%
Multiple15921.26%

8.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.47%

Male Poverty Rate

9.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in North Sioux City

The race most likely to be in poverty in North Sioux City is Asian, with 57.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in North Sioux City is Multiple, with 1.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.26%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.19%
High School10.50%
Bachelors or Greater6.05%
Some College3.34%
Name Poverty
Female Employed5.25%
Male Employed4.40%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

North Sioux City Income

North Sioux City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,304$67,791
Families$70,494$82,949
Married Families$83,125-
Non Families$40,142$47,968

North Sioux City Marital Status

North Sioux City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.1%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

Female Marriage Rate

North Sioux City Married by Age and Sex

North Sioux City 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.

North Sioux City Marital Status by Race

North Sioux City Veterans

158

Number of Veterans

158

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam70
First Gulf War31
Second Gulf War31
Korea28
World War II

$North Sioux City Veterans by Education

3.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

North Sioux City Employment Status

70.8%

Labor Force Participation

66.6%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

North Sioux City 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

11.29%

Born in South Dakota

99.39%

Native Born

0.61%

Foreign Born

0.61%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.39% of North Sioux City residents were born in the United States, with 11.29% having been born in South Dakota. 0.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,963391.33%
20192,924391.35%
20182,885622.20%
20172,823391.40%
20162,784321.16%
20152,7521053.97%
20142,6471275.04%
20132,520-28-1.10%
20122,54880.31%
20112,540-1-0.04%
20102,5410.00%