Tea, South Dakota Population 2020

6,444

Tea is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 6,444, it is the 17th largest city in South Dakota and the 4139th largest city in the United States. Tea is currently growing at a rate of 6.79% annually and its population has increased by 69.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,806 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Tea has a population density of 3,336 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tea is $99,410 with a poverty rate of 3.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $942 per month, and the median house value is $197,100. The median age in Tea is 28.2 years, 26.9 years for males, and 29 years for females. For every 100 females there are 105.2 males.

Tea Demographics

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

  • White: 98.41%
  • Other race: 0.59%
  • Black or African American: 0.35%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Asian: 0.20%
  • Two or more races: 0.20%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Tea, South Dakota is 6,444, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,624.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,806.

Tea, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,01798.41%
Some Other Race300.59%
Black or African American180.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.26%
Two or More Races100.20%
Asian100.20%

Tea Population Pyramid 2020

Tea Median Age

28.2


Total

26.9


Male

29


Female

Tea Adults

There are 3,212 adults, (155 of whom are seniors) in Tea.

Tea Age Dependency

66.8

Age Dependency Ratio

5.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Tea Sex Ratio

Female

2,485

48.74%

Male

2,613

51.26%

Tea Households and Families

Tea Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tea Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.4%19.6%
Male74.4%25.6%
All68.8%31.2%
Non Family49.5%50.5%
Female29.3%70.7%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5973.1968.8
Married1,0753.4980.4
Female2223.3929.3
Non Family2181.3949.5
Male823.574.4

3.36

Average Family Size

3.19

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tea Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade160.57%
9th to 12th Grade692.47%
High School Graduate50518.05%
Some College63422.66%
Associates Degree47717.05%
Bachelors Degree91832.81%
Graduate Degree1796.40%

Tea Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,7042,6191,066
Hispanic53538
Black1818
Native American131313
Asian101010
Other Race77

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,463$58,155$34,430
Less Than High School$20,909$$23,274
High School Grad$36,029$54,375$20,909
Some College$42,104$60,152$31,500
Bachelors Degree$51,590$59,284$39,120
Graduate Degree$57,321$50,833$66,250

$46,463

Average Earnings

$58,155

Average Male

$34,430

Average Female

Tea Language

Tea Language by Age

Tea Language

95.64% of Tea residents speak only English, while 4.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.28% of the population.

Tea Poverty

Tea Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,881881.80%
Hispanic1276450.39%

3.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.66%

Male Poverty Rate

4.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tea

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tea is Hispanic, with 50.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tea is White, with 1.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.68%.

Name Poverty
High School7.52%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed1.78%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed1.13%

Tea Income

Tea Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$82,245$99,410
Families$84,632$95,927
Married Families$94,495-
Non Families$66,111$111,869

Tea Marital Status

Tea Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.0%

Male Marriage Rate

62.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Tea Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Tea Marital Status by Race

Tea Veterans

245

Number of Veterans

229

Male Veterans

16

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War104
Second Gulf War85
Vietnam37
Korea25
World War II8
Name Veterans % of Total
White2307.29%
Black844.44%
Hispanic713.21%
Other7100.00%

$Tea Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

8.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tea Employment Status

89%

Labor Force Participation

86.7%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Tea 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

70.77%

Born in South Dakota

98.78%

Native Born

1.22%

Foreign Born

0.80%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.78% of Tea residents were born in the United States, with 70.77% having been born in South Dakota. 0.80% 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
20206,4444106.79%
20196,0344107.29%
20185,6241863.42%
20175,4384108.15%
20165,0281853.82%
20154,8433096.82%
20144,5341082.44%
20134,4261192.76%
20124,3072796.93%
20114,0281764.57%
20103,8520.00%