Whitehorse, South Dakota Population 2020

178

Whitehorse is a city located in South Dakota. Whitehorse has a 2020 population of 178. Whitehorse is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 26.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 141 in 2010. Whitehorse reached it's highest population of 178 in 2018.

The average household income in Whitehorse is $73,276 with a poverty rate of 28.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $567 per month, and the median house value is $102,500. The median age in Whitehorse is 20 years, 20.3 years for males, and 19.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.4 males.

Whitehorse Demographics

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

  • Native American: 96.07%
  • White: 3.93%
  • Black or African 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 Whitehorse, South Dakota is 178, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 178.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 141.

Whitehorse, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native17196.07%
White73.93%

Whitehorse Population Pyramid 2020

Whitehorse Median Age

20


Total

20.3


Male

19.4


Female

Whitehorse Adults

There are 97 adults, (3 of whom are seniors) in Whitehorse.

Whitehorse Age Dependency

89.4

Age Dependency Ratio

3.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

86.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Whitehorse Sex Ratio

Female

85

47.75%

Male

93

52.25%

Whitehorse Households and Families

Whitehorse Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Whitehorse Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male50%50%
Married37.5%62.5%
All31.6%68.4%
Non Family0%100%
Female0%100%

31.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All384.6831.6
Married244.8337.5
Female64.170
Male65.8350
Non Family200

4.67

Average Family Size

4.68

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Whitehorse Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade34.35%
9th to 12th Grade1420.29%
High School Graduate3449.28%
Some College1217.39%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree68.70%
Graduate Degree0.00%

Whitehorse Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Native American62453
White773
Hispanic33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 42.86%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,833$44,000$26,786
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$35,417$37,083$26,250
Some College$28,750$$26,250
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$35,833

Average Earnings

$44,000

Average Male

$26,786

Average Female

Whitehorse Language

Whitehorse Language by Age

Whitehorse Language

97.90% of Whitehorse residents speak only English, while 2.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 2.10% of the population.

Whitehorse Poverty

Whitehorse Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1715129.82%
Hispanic2626100.00%

28.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.96%

Male Poverty Rate

29.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Whitehorse

The race most likely to be in poverty in Whitehorse is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Whitehorse is Native, with 29.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.86%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School52.94%
High School26.47%
Some College25.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed60.00%
Female Employed12.50%
Male Employed7.50%

Whitehorse Income

Whitehorse Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,833$73,276
Families$46,667$73,336
Married Families--
Non Families--

Whitehorse Marital Status

Whitehorse Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

56.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Whitehorse Married by Age and Sex

Whitehorse 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 55-64.

Whitehorse Marital Status by Race

Whitehorse Veterans

3

Number of Veterans

3

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War3
World War II
Korea
Vietnam
First Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
35 to 543
75+
65 to 74
55 to 64
18 to 34

$Whitehorse Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

100.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Whitehorse Employment Status

74.8%

Labor Force Participation

62.1%

Employment Rate

16.9%

Unemployment Rate

Whitehorse 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

94.38%

Born in South Dakota

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Whitehorse residents were born in the United States, with 94.38% 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
20201780.00%
20191780.00%
20181782314.84%
2017155-13-7.74%
201616863.70%
2015162-1-0.61%
201416374.49%
2013156-14-8.24%
20121702114.09%
201114985.67%
20101410.00%