Watertown is a city located in Codington County South Dakota. Watertown has a 2020 population of 22,889. Watertown is currently growing at a rate of 0.51% annually and its population has increased by 1.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 22,655 in 2010.
The average household income in Watertown is $65,379 with a poverty rate of 15.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $760 per month, and the median house value is $175,600. The median age in Watertown is 37.8 years, 36.9 years for males, and 38.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Watertownwas:
2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.
The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 34.26%.
96.50% of Watertown residents speak only English, while 3.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.38% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Watertown is Native, with 77.07% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Watertown is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.48%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Watertown
97.48% of Watertown residents were born in the United States, with 70.46% having been born in South Dakota. 2.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.
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