Whitewood is a city located in Lawrence County South Dakota. Whitewood has a 2020 population of 1,009. Whitewood is currently growing at a rate of 1.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.91% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 935 in 2010.
The average household income in Whitewood is $69,184 with a poverty rate of 15.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $744 per month, and the median house value is $114,400. The median age in Whitewood is 45 years, 42 years for males, and 46.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Whitewoodwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 31.58%.
99.23% of Whitewood residents speak only English, while 0.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.58% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Whitewood is Native, with 73.68% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Whitewood is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.97%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Whitewood
99.18% of Whitewood residents were born in the United States, with 65.31% 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.