Reliance, South Dakota Population 2020

217

Reliance is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 217, it is the 177th largest city in South Dakota and the 16434th largest city in the United States. Reliance is currently growing at a rate of 0.46% annually and its population has increased by 13.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 191 in 2010. Reliance reached it's highest population of 218 in 2017. Spanning over 1 miles, Reliance has a population density of 200 people per square mile.

The average household income in Reliance is $63,465 with a poverty rate of 12.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $65,000. The median age in Reliance is 54.7 years, 56.3 years for males, and 54.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.9 males.

Reliance Demographics

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

  • White: 87.76%
  • Two or more races: 8.16%
  • Native American: 4.08%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Reliance, South Dakota is 217, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 215.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 191.

Reliance, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12987.76%
Two or More Races128.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native64.08%

Reliance Population Pyramid 2020

Reliance Median Age

54.7


Total

56.3


Male

54.1


Female

Reliance Adults

There are 116 adults, (36 of whom are seniors) in Reliance.

Reliance Age Dependency

83.8

Age Dependency Ratio

45

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Reliance Sex Ratio

Female

77

52.38%

Male

70

47.62%

Reliance Households and Families

Reliance Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Reliance Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
All98.4%1.6%
Non Family95.8%4.2%
Female0%0%
Male0%0%

98.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All622.3798.4
Married383.11100
Non Family241.2195.8
Female00
Male00

3.03

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

9.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Reliance Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade32.73%
9th to 12th Grade76.36%
High School Graduate5449.09%
Some College1614.55%
Associates Degree109.09%
Bachelors Degree1311.82%
Graduate Degree76.36%

Reliance Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1009320
Native American55
Hispanic3
Multiple Races22

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 20.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,167$41,667$23,750
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$46,250$6,875
Some College$43,750$42,917$48,125
Bachelors Degree$$$21,667
Graduate Degree$58,750$63,750$

$34,167

Average Earnings

$41,667

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

Reliance Language

Reliance Language by Age

Reliance Language

95.07% of Reliance residents speak only English, while 4.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 3.52% of the population.

Reliance Poverty

Reliance Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple99100.00%
Hispanic88100.00%
Native6583.33%
White12610.79%

12.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.96%

Male Poverty Rate

15.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Reliance

The race most likely to be in poverty in Reliance is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Reliance is White, with 0.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.57%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.00%
High School9.26%
Some College7.69%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed11.43%
Male Employed0.00%

Reliance Income

Reliance Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,750$63,465
Families$59,375$78,737
Married Families$59,375-
Non Families$28,750$39,288

Reliance Marital Status

Reliance Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

73.7%

Male Marriage Rate

57.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Reliance Married by Age and Sex

Reliance Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Reliance Marital Status by Race

Reliance Veterans

12

Number of Veterans

12

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam7
First Gulf War1
Second Gulf War1
World War II
Korea

$Reliance Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Reliance Employment Status

64.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Reliance 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

74.15%

Born in South Dakota

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Reliance residents were born in the United States, with 74.15% 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
202021710.46%
201921610.47%
2018215-3-1.38%
201721810.46%
201621710.46%
201521694.35%
201420773.50%
201320094.71%
2012191-2-1.04%
201119321.05%
20101910.00%