Wasta, South Dakota Population 2020

81

Wasta is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 81, it is the 246th largest city in South Dakota and the 18628th largest city in the United States. Wasta is currently declining at a rate of -1.22% annually but its population has increased by 1.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 80 in 2010. Wasta reached it's highest population of 83 in 2012. Spanning over 0 miles, Wasta has a population density of 422 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wasta is $44,023 with a poverty rate of 0.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $46,300. The median age in Wasta is 40.5 years, 32.1 years for males, and 46.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.6 males.

Wasta Demographics

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

  • White: 100.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Wasta, South Dakota is 81, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 83.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 80.

Wasta, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Wasta Population Pyramid 2020

Wasta Median Age

40.5


Total

32.1


Male

46.4


Female

Wasta Adults

There are 106 adults, (14 of whom are seniors) in Wasta.

Wasta Age Dependency

44.6

Age Dependency Ratio

15.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Wasta Sex Ratio

Female

68

51.13%

Male

65

48.87%

Wasta Households and Families

Wasta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wasta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married86.7%13.3%
All81.3%18.8%
Non Family58.3%41.7%

81.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All482.7781.3
Married30386.7
Non Family121.8358.3
Male42.5100
Female25.5100

3.08

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

2.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wasta Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade22.15%
9th to 12th Grade44.30%
High School Graduate4144.09%
Some College2830.11%
Associates Degree77.53%
Bachelors Degree1111.83%
Graduate Degree0.00%

Wasta Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.83%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,417$26,042$24,583
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$25,000$21,625$26,458
Some College$26,875$33,750$23,125
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,417

Average Earnings

$26,042

Average Male

$24,583

Average Female

Wasta Language

Wasta Language by Age

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 Poverty

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
High School0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Wasta Income

Wasta Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,000$44,023
Families$37,273$44,997
Married Families$43,750-
Non Families$36,667$41,100

Wasta Marital Status

Wasta Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Wasta Married by Age and Sex

Wasta Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Wasta Marital Status by Race

Wasta Veterans

10

Number of Veterans

10

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War6
Second Gulf War6
Korea2
Vietnam2
World War II

$Wasta Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wasta Employment Status

67%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Wasta 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

57.89%

Born in South Dakota

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Wasta residents were born in the United States, with 57.89% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202081-1-1.22%
201982-1-1.20%
20188311.22%
201782-1-1.20%
2016830.00%
2015830.00%
2014830.00%
2013830.00%
20128311.22%
20118222.50%
2010800.00%