Tea, South Dakota Population 2022

7,255
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Tea is a city located in Lincoln County South Dakota. Tea has a 2020 population of 7,255. Tea is currently growing at a rate of 5.96% annually and its population has increased by 88.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,852 in 2010.

The average household income in Tea is $94,113 with a poverty rate of 3.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $966 per month, and the median house value is $224,800. The median age in Tea is 28.3 years, 28.5 years for males, and 28 years for females.

Tea Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Teawas:

  • White: 96.85%
  • Black or African American: 1.82%
  • Two or more races: 0.88%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Asian: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Tea, South Dakota is 7,255 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,255.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,852.

Tea, South Dakota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,53496.85%
Black or African American1041.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.23%
Asian130.23%
Two or More Races500.88%
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Tea Population by Race

Tea Population Pyramid 2022

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Tea Median Age

29.5


Total

28.8


Male

30.2


Female

Tea Adults

There are 3,543 adults, (230 of whom are seniors) in Tea.

Tea Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

6.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

65.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Tea Sex Ratio

Female

2,947

51.58%

Male

2,767

48.42%

Tea Population by Age

Tea Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Tea Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male89.9%10.1%
Married80.7%19.3%
All70%30%
Non Family45.3%54.7%
Female29.9%70.1%

70.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tea Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6693.4270
Married1,1483.5680.7
Male796.5689.9
Female1973.8229.9
Non Family2451.4345.3

3.66

Average Family Size

3.42

Average Household Size

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Tea Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade90.28%
9th to 12th Grade932.92%
High School Graduate51016.03%
Some College58818.48%
Associates Degree61119.20%
Bachelors Degree1,13235.58%
Graduate Degree2397.51%
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Tea Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tea Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American131313
Asian131313
2+ Races313125
White3,0642,9621,320
Black3939
Hispanic2222

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Tea Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,933$52,469$42,330
Less Than 9th Grade$17,279$10,313$26,116
High School Graduate$45,673$53,036$22,813
Some College$46,310$50,904$45,158
Bachelors Degree$52,364$70,536$49,514
Graduate Degree$57,679$67,750$57,375

$47,933

Average Earnings

$52,469

Average Male

$42,330

Average Female

Tea Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tea Language by Age

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Tea Language

96.77% of Tea residents speak only English, while 3.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.80% of the population.

Tea Language

Tea Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,3841152.14%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic1027068.63%

3.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.20%

Male Poverty Rate

5.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tea

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tea is White, with 2.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tea is Hispanic, with 68.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.92%.

Tea Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School9.41%
Some College3.42%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Tea Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.10%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed2.07%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Tea Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Tea Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$89,452$97,434
Families$95,313$103,146
Married Families$105,197-
Non Families$56,932$56,524
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Income by Household Type

Tea Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.1%

Male Marriage Rate

59.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Tea Married by Age and Sex

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Tea 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 55-64.

Tea Marital Status by Race

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Tea Marital Status

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271

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War122
First Gulf War149
Vietnam41
Korea
World War II13

Tea Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3424
35 to 54185
55 to 648
65 to 7426
75+28

Tea Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2437.14%
Black2871.79%

Tea Veterans by Race

Tea Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tea Veterans by Education

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87.2%

Labor Force Participation

85.6%

Employment Rate

0.5%

Unemployment Rate

Tea Employment by Age

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Tea Employment by Race

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Tea Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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69.37%

Born in Tea

98.79%

Native Born

1.21%

Foreign Born

0.53%

Non Citizen

0.68%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.79% of Tea residents were born in the United States, with 69.37% having been born in South Dakota. 0.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Tea Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20103,8520.00%
20114,0281764.57%
20124,3082806.95%
20134,4271192.76%
20144,5361092.46%
20154,8433076.77%
20165,0311883.88%
20175,4424118.17%
20185,6231813.33%
20196,0314087.26%
20206,4394086.77%
20216,8474086.34%
20227,2554085.96%

Tea Population by Year