Webster, South Dakota Population 2022

1,627
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Webster is a city located in Day County South Dakota. Webster has a 2020 population of 1,627. Webster is currently declining at a rate of -1.99% annually and its population has decreased by -14.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,892 in 2010.

The average household income in Webster is $48,145 with a poverty rate of 18.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $491 per month, and the median house value is $89,600. The median age in Webster is 46.6 years, 37.4 years for males, and 53 years for females.

Webster Demographics

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

  • White: 94.44%
  • Native American: 3.53%
  • Other race: 1.14%
  • Two or more races: 0.54%
  • Asian: 0.36%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Webster, South Dakota is 1,627 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,627.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,892.

Webster, South Dakota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,58094.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native593.53%
Some Other Race191.14%
Two or More Races90.54%
Asian60.36%
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Webster Population by Race

Webster Population Pyramid $2022

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Webster Median Age

46.6


Total

37.4


Male

53


Female

Webster Adults

There are 1,357 adults, (506 of whom are seniors) in Webster.

Webster Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

59.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Webster Sex Ratio

Female

833

49.79%

Male

840

50.21%

Webster Population by Age

Webster Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Webster Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female20.9%79.1%
Male23.9%76.1%
Non Family51.5%48.5%
All62.2%37.8%
Married89.3%10.7%

62.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Webster Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8631.8562.2
Non Family4251.0551.5
Married3282.7589.3
Male672.0123.9
Female432.720.9

2.55

Average Family Size

1.85

Average Household Size

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Webster Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade967.74%
9th to 12th Grade826.61%
High School Graduate41933.79%
Some College23318.79%
Associates Degree17514.11%
Bachelors Degree16813.55%
Graduate Degree675.40%
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Webster Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Webster Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,1831,013234
Hispanic3232
Other Race1919
Native American19111
Asian66

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 white people with a rate of 19.78%.

Webster Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,167$34,205$25,139
Less Than 9th Grade$$$25,764
High School Graduate$24,605$33,182$19,250
Some College$29,545$35,781$17,054
Bachelors Degree$46,458$40,500$50,536
Graduate Degree$47,292$$55,833

$29,167

Average Earnings

$34,205

Average Male

$25,139

Average Female

Webster Earnings by Educational Attainment

Webster Language by Age

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Webster Language

98.41% of Webster residents speak only English, while 1.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.95% of the population.

Webster Language

Webster Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,49829619.76%
Native4037.50%
Hispanic5511.82%
Other1NaN%

18.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.98%

Male Poverty Rate

18.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Webster

The race most likely to be in poverty in Webster is White, with 19.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Webster is Hispanic, with 1.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.88%.

Webster Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade36.17%
High School22.39%
Bachelors or Greater17.03%
Some College13.32%

Webster Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed14.96%
Female Employed3.85%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Webster Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Webster Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,750$48,145
Families$52,885$62,402
Married Families$70,625-
Non Families$25,257$31,506
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Income by Household Type

Webster Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Webster Married by Age and Sex

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Webster Marriage

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

Webster Marital Status by Race

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Webster Marital Status

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135

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War38
Vietnam31
Korea24
First Gulf War22
World War II11

Webster Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+47
18 to 3423
55 to 6422
35 to 5422
65 to 7421

Webster Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1169.11%
Hispanic1856.25%
Other Race1894.74%
Native American11.69%

Webster Veterans by Race

Webster Veterans by Education

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2.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Webster Veterans by Education

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60.9%

Labor Force Participation

59.6%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Webster Employment by Age

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Webster Employment by Race

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Webster 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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70.59%

Born in Webster

99.10%

Native Born

0.90%

Foreign Born

0.36%

Non Citizen

0.54%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.10% of Webster residents were born in the United States, with 70.59% having been born in South Dakota. 0.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Webster Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,627-33-1.99%
20211,660-33-1.95%
20201,693-33-1.91%
20191,726-33-1.88%
20181,759-1-0.06%
20171,760-15-0.85%
20161,775-5-0.28%
20151,780-15-0.84%
20141,795-30-1.64%
20131,825-15-0.82%
20121,840-60-3.16%
20111,90080.42%
20101,8920.00%

Webster Population by Year