Wounded Knee, South Dakota Population 2022

470
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Wounded Knee is a city located in South Dakota. Wounded Knee has a 2020 population of 470. Wounded Knee is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 23.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 382 in 2010.

The average household income in Wounded Knee is $7,293 with a poverty rate of 100.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $522 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Wounded Knee is 18.9 years, 10.8 years for males, and 22.6 years for females.

Wounded Knee Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wounded Kneewas:

  • Native American: 100.00%
  • White: 0.00%
  • 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 Wounded Knee, South Dakota is 470 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 470.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 382.

Wounded Knee, South Dakota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native470100.00%
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Wounded Knee Population by Race

Wounded Knee Population Pyramid $2022

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Wounded Knee Median Age

18.9


Total

10.8


Male

22.6


Female

Wounded Knee Adults

There are 248 adults, ( of whom are seniors) in Wounded Knee.

Wounded Knee Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

0

Old Age Dependency Ratio

89.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Wounded Knee Sex Ratio

Female

277

58.94%

Male

193

41.06%

Wounded Knee Population by Age

Wounded Knee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wounded Knee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
All0%100%
Married0%0%
Male0%100%
Female0%100%
Non Family0%0%

0.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wounded Knee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All726.530
Female475.720
Male258.040
Non Family00
Married00

6.39

Average Family Size

6.53

Average Household Size

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Wounded Knee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade9254.44%
High School Graduate4828.40%
Some College2917.16%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree0.00%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Wounded Knee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wounded Knee Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 45.56%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 0.00%.

Wounded Knee Educational Attainment by Race

Wounded Knee Language by Age

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Wounded Knee Language

61.98% of Wounded Knee residents speak only English, while 38.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 38.02% of the population.

Wounded Knee Language

Wounded Knee Poverty by Race

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100.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

100.00%

Male Poverty Rate

100.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wounded Knee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wounded Knee is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wounded Knee is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was NaN%. Among those working part-time, it was 100.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 100.00%.

Wounded Knee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or GreaterNaN%
Some College100.00%
High School100.00%
Less Than 9th Grade100.00%

Wounded Knee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Wounded Knee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wounded Knee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households-$7,293
Families-$6,461
Married Families--
Non Families--
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Income by Household Type

Wounded Knee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

3.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

11.5%

Male Marriage Rate

0.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Wounded Knee Married by Age and Sex

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Wounded Knee Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Wounded Knee Marital Status by Race

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Wounded Knee Marital Status

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Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II
Korea
Vietnam
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Wounded Knee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+
65 to 74
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

Wounded Knee Veterans by Age

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Wounded Knee Veterans by Race

Wounded Knee Veterans by Education

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NaN%

Veteran Poverty Rate

NaN%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wounded Knee Veterans by Education

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12.5%

Labor Force Participation

0%

Employment Rate

100%

Unemployment Rate

Wounded Knee Employment by Age

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Wounded Knee Employment by Race

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Wounded Knee Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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97.23%

Born in Wounded Knee

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Wounded Knee residents were born in the United States, with 97.23% 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.

Wounded Knee Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20224700.00%
20214700.00%
20204700.00%
2019470143.07%
2018456-65-12.48%
2017521-160-23.49%
20166819115.42%
201559012827.71%
2014462-73-13.64%
201353510022.99%
201243510029.85%
2011335-47-12.30%
20103820.00%

Wounded Knee Population by Year