Wasta, South Dakota Population 2022

61
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Wasta is a city located in Pennington County South Dakota. Wasta has a 2020 population of 61. Wasta is currently declining at a rate of -3.17% annually and its population has decreased by -6.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 65 in 2010.

The average household income in Wasta is $52,359 with a poverty rate of 0.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Wasta is 42.5 years, 37.5 years for males, and 47.5 years for females.

Wasta Demographics

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

  • White: 98.63%
  • Two or more races: 1.37%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wasta, South Dakota is 61 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 65.

Wasta, South Dakota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7298.63%
Two or More Races11.37%
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Wasta Population by Race

Wasta Population Pyramid 2022

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Wasta Median Age

46.1


Total

41.8


Male

46.3


Female

Wasta Adults

There are 59 adults, (15 of whom are seniors) in Wasta.

Wasta Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Wasta Sex Ratio

Female

43

58.90%

Male

30

41.10%

Wasta Population by Age

Wasta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wasta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
All87.9%12.1%
Married83.3%16.7%
Male0%0%
Female0%0%

87.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wasta Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All332.2187.9
Married242.5883.3
Male00
Female00
Non Family91.22100

2.58

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Wasta Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate3152.54%
Some College1118.64%
Associates Degree813.56%
Bachelors Degree711.86%
Graduate Degree23.39%
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Wasta Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wasta Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.52%.

Wasta Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,500$37,500$
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$29,375$35,750$
Some College$42,500$43,750$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$32,500

Average Earnings

$37,500

Average Male

$

Average Female

Wasta Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wasta Language by Age

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Wasta Language

100.00% of Wasta residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Wasta Language

Wasta Poverty by Race

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0.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.00%

Male Poverty Rate

0.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wasta

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wasta is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wasta is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.

Wasta Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th GradeNaN%
High School0.00%
Some College0.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Wasta Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Wasta Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wasta Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households-$54,500
Families$56,250$56,979
Married Families$56,250-
Non Families$40,625$47,889
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Income by Household Type

Wasta Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

80.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

92.0%

Male Marriage Rate

71.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Wasta Married by Age and Sex

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Wasta Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Wasta Marital Status by Race

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Wasta Marital Status

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2

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War
Vietnam
Korea2
World War II

Wasta Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54
55 to 64
65 to 74
75+2

Wasta Veterans by Age

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Wasta Veterans by Race

Wasta Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

100.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wasta Veterans by Education

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61.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

13.5%

Unemployment Rate

Wasta Employment by Age

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Wasta Employment by Race

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Wasta 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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56.16%

Born in Wasta

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Wasta residents were born in the United States, with 56.16% 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.

Wasta Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2010800.00%
201178-2-2.50%
201276-2-2.56%
201374-2-2.63%
201472-2-2.70%
201570-2-2.78%
201668-2-2.86%
201766-2-2.94%
201864-2-3.03%
201962-2-3.13%
20206534.84%
202163-2-3.08%
202261-2-3.17%

Wasta Population by Year