Veblen, South Dakota Population 2020

594

Veblen is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 594, it is the 105th largest city in South Dakota and the 12580th largest city in the United States. Veblen is currently growing at a rate of 3.13% annually and its population has increased by 11.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 531 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Veblen has a population density of 1,890 people per square mile.

The average household income in Veblen is $45,493 with a poverty rate of 21.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $511 per month, and the median house value is $26,500. The median age in Veblen is 25.7 years, 27.1 years for males, and 18.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 105.0 males.

Veblen Demographics

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

  • Other race: 40.35%
  • White: 39.12%
  • Native American: 13.68%
  • Two or more races: 6.67%
  • Black or African American: 0.18%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Veblen, South Dakota is 594, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 558.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 531.

Veblen, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Some Other Race23040.35%
White22339.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native7813.68%
Two or More Races386.67%
Black or African American10.18%

Veblen Population Pyramid 2020

Veblen Median Age

25.7


Total

27.1


Male

18.4


Female

Veblen Adults

There are 320 adults, (48 of whom are seniors) in Veblen.

Veblen Age Dependency

109.6

Age Dependency Ratio

17.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

91.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Veblen Sex Ratio

Female

278

48.77%

Male

292

51.23%

Veblen Households and Families

Veblen Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Veblen Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male50%50%
Married47.1%52.9%
Non Family44.3%55.7%
All44%56%
Female34.5%65.5%

44.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1753.2644
Non Family701.3944.3
Married684.1947.1
Female295.5534.5
Male83.3850

4.31

Average Family Size

3.26

Average Household Size

10.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Veblen Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade279.00%
9th to 12th Grade3511.67%
High School Graduate11939.67%
Some College3812.67%
Associates Degree206.67%
Bachelors Degree4816.00%
Graduate Degree134.33%

Veblen Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic13610751
White1109510
Other Race997438
Native American5032
Multiple Races11
Black11

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 other race people with a rate of 38.38%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,000$36,750$20,313
Less Than High School$28,125$46,667$
High School Grad$34,063$35,956$
Some College$27,500$35,833$22,500
Bachelors Degree$34,500$$
Graduate Degree$63,438$64,375$

$33,000

Average Earnings

$36,750

Average Male

$20,313

Average Female

Veblen Language

Veblen Language by Age

Veblen Language

56.73% of Veblen residents speak only English, while 43.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 43.27% of the population.

Veblen Poverty

Veblen Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3445616.28%
Native784557.69%
Other2303414.78%
White1512415.89%
Multiple3837.89%
Black11100.00%

21.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.75%

Male Poverty Rate

26.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Veblen

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Veblen is Multiple, with 7.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.14%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.65%
Some College13.79%
High School11.76%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed71.43%
Female Employed18.97%
Male Employed0.75%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Veblen Income

Veblen Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,969$45,493
Families$37,031$47,685
Married Families$60,500-
Non Families$27,000$36,661

Veblen Marital Status

Veblen Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Veblen Married by Age and Sex

Veblen 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 20-34.

Veblen Marital Status by Race

Veblen Veterans

17

Number of Veterans

17

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea7
Vietnam4
First Gulf War4
Second Gulf War4
World War II

$Veblen Veterans by Education

11.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Veblen Employment Status

60.5%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Veblen 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

47.19%

Born in South Dakota

67.72%

Native Born

32.28%

Foreign Born

32.28%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

67.72% of Veblen residents were born in the United States, with 47.19% having been born in South Dakota. 32.28% 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
2020594183.13%
2019576183.23%
2018558112.01%
2017547183.40%
2016529-5-0.94%
201553481.52%
2014526-11-2.05%
201353791.70%
201252810.19%
2011527-2-0.38%
20105290.00%