White River is a city located in Mellette County South Dakota. White River has a 2020 population of 592. White River is currently growing at a rate of 1.02% annually and its population has increased by 2.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 576 in 2010.
The average household income in White River is $46,266 with a poverty rate of 29.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $671 per month, and the median house value is $28,800. The median age in White River is 33.2 years, 32.4 years for males, and 33.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of White Riverwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.71%.
93.45% of White River residents speak only English, while 6.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 4.63% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in White River is Multiple, with 88.89% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in White River is Hispanic, with 4.41% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 60.00%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in White River
99.40% of White River residents were born in the United States, with 87.35% 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.