Wessington is a city located in Beadle County South Dakota. Wessington has a 2020 population of 177. Wessington is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 5.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 168 in 2010.
The average household income in Wessington is $56,320 with a poverty rate of 15.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $521 per month, and the median house value is $61,200. The median age in Wessington is 31.3 years, 32.1 years for males, and 30.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wessingtonwas:
95.63% of Wessington residents speak only English, while 4.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.38% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Wessington is White, with 18.54% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Wessington is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.00%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Wessington
99.15% of Wessington residents were born in the United States, with 66.67% 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 Latin America.