Willow Lake, South Dakota Population 2020

246

Willow Lake is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 246, it is the 167th largest city in South Dakota and the 16022nd largest city in the United States. Willow Lake is currently growing at a rate of 0.82% annually but its population has decreased by -6.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 263 in 2010. Willow Lake reached it's highest population of 260 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Willow Lake has a population density of 661 people per square mile.

The average household income in Willow Lake is $44,864 with a poverty rate of 20.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $563 per month, and the median house value is $55,900. The median age in Willow Lake is 26.2 years, 27.3 years for males, and 24.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 69.6 males.

Willow Lake Demographics

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

  • White: 100.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native 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 Willow Lake, South Dakota is 246, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 242.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 263.

Willow Lake, South Dakota Population 2020

Willow Lake Population Pyramid 2020

Willow Lake Median Age

26.2


Total

27.3


Male

24.4


Female

Willow Lake Adults

There are 217 adults, (57 of whom are seniors) in Willow Lake.

Willow Lake Age Dependency

126.9

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

91.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Willow Lake Sex Ratio

Female

214

58.95%

Male

149

41.05%

Willow Lake Households and Families

Willow Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Willow Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married81.9%18.1%
All81.5%18.5%
Non Family80%20%

81.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1352.6981.5
Married723.9781.9
Non Family601.1280
Female21.5100
Male17100

3.95

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Willow Lake Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade178.99%
9th to 12th Grade105.29%
High School Graduate6936.51%
Some College2814.81%
Associates Degree2312.17%
Bachelors Degree2714.29%
Graduate Degree157.94%

Willow Lake Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 85.71%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.22%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,125$40,972$23,068
Less Than High School$28,750$28,750$
High School Grad$50,972$51,944$
Some College$25,313$40,833$24,107
Bachelors Degree$24,063$$22,813
Graduate Degree$34,063$$42,500

$33,125

Average Earnings

$40,972

Average Male

$23,068

Average Female

Willow Lake Language

Willow Lake Language by Age

Willow Lake Language

99.68% of Willow Lake residents speak only English, while 0.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.32% of the population.

Willow Lake Poverty

Willow Lake Poverty by Race

20.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.37%

Male Poverty Rate

30.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Willow Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Willow Lake is White, with 20.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Willow Lake is White, with 20.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.24%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School85.19%
High School13.04%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed10.13%

Willow Lake Income

Willow Lake Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,438$44,864
Families$63,393$60,084
Married Families$63,929-
Non Families$21,250$25,840

Willow Lake Marital Status

Willow Lake Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Willow Lake Married by Age and Sex

Willow Lake 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 45-54.

Willow Lake Marital Status by Race

Willow Lake Veterans

8

Number of Veterans

8

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4
First Gulf War2
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

$Willow Lake Veterans by Education

25.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Willow Lake Employment Status

60.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Willow Lake 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

68.04%

Born in South Dakota

99.72%

Native Born

0.28%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.72% of Willow Lake residents were born in the United States, with 68.04% 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 North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202024620.82%
201924420.83%
201824210.41%
201724120.84%
2016239-1-0.42%
2015240-2-0.83%
2014242-1-0.41%
2013243-3-1.22%
2012246-4-1.60%
2011250-10-3.85%
20102600.00%