Wakonda, South Dakota Population 2020

305

Wakonda is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 305, it is the 154th largest city in South Dakota and the 15271st largest city in the United States. Wakonda is currently declining at a rate of -0.33% annually and its population has decreased by -4.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 321 in 2010. Wakonda reached it's highest population of 324 in 2011. Spanning over 0 miles, Wakonda has a population density of 790 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wakonda is $58,488 with a poverty rate of 10.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $650 per month, and the median house value is $55,000. The median age in Wakonda is 52.5 years, 48.8 years for males, and 54.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.3 males.

Wakonda Demographics

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

  • White: 97.74%
  • Black or African American: 1.51%
  • Two or more races: 0.75%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wakonda, South Dakota is 305, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 307.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 321.

Wakonda, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White25997.74%
Black or African American41.51%
Two or More Races20.75%

Wakonda Population Pyramid 2020

Wakonda Median Age

52.5


Total

48.8


Male

54.5


Female

Wakonda Adults

There are 206 adults, (77 of whom are seniors) in Wakonda.

Wakonda Age Dependency

105.4

Age Dependency Ratio

59.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Wakonda Sex Ratio

Female

140

52.83%

Male

125

47.17%

Wakonda Households and Families

Wakonda Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wakonda Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married77.6%22.4%
All73.6%26.4%
Non Family65.2%34.8%

73.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1102.1573.6
Married582.7277.6
Non Family461.1565.2
Male43.25100
Female26100

2.84

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wakonda Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade52.72%
9th to 12th Grade137.07%
High School Graduate7440.22%
Some College3217.39%
Associates Degree168.70%
Bachelors Degree2714.67%
Graduate Degree179.24%

Wakonda Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17816040
Black444
Multiple Races22

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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,625$42,813$28,000
Less Than High School$30,417$31,667$
High School Grad$29,500$36,250$28,000
Some College$44,375$42,500$46,875
Bachelors Degree$$58,333$
Graduate Degree$71,250$103,250$

$35,625

Average Earnings

$42,813

Average Male

$28,000

Average Female

Wakonda Language

Wakonda Language by Age

Wakonda Language

95.04% of Wakonda residents speak only English, while 4.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.13% of the population.

Wakonda Poverty

Wakonda Poverty by Race

10.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.41%

Male Poverty Rate

12.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wakonda

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wakonda is White, with 8.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.22%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater11.90%
High School10.34%
Some College2.17%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed7.55%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Wakonda Income

Wakonda Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,500$58,488
Families$60,833$75,058
Married Families$61,667-
Non Families$28,750$34,437

Wakonda Marital Status

Wakonda Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Wakonda Married by Age and Sex

Wakonda Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Wakonda Marital Status by Race

Wakonda Veterans

20

Number of Veterans

20

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9
Korea5
First Gulf War2
World War II
Second Gulf War

$Wakonda Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wakonda Employment Status

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

56.9%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Wakonda 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

73.58%

Born in South Dakota

99.25%

Native Born

0.75%

Foreign Born

0.75%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.25% of Wakonda residents were born in the United States, with 73.58% having been born in South Dakota. 0.75% 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
2020305-1-0.33%
2019306-1-0.33%
2018307-1-0.32%
2017308-1-0.32%
201630920.65%
2015307-5-1.60%
2014312-2-0.64%
2013314-9-2.79%
2012323-1-0.31%
201132420.62%
20103220.00%