Bennett County, South Dakota Population 2022

Bennett County, South Dakota's estimated population is 3,041 with a growth rate of -3.43% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bennett County, South Dakota is the 46th largest county in South Dakota. The 2010 Population was 3,451 and has seen a growth of -11.88% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
1910960.00%
19201,9241,8281904.17%
19304,5902,666138.57%
19403,983-607-13.22%
19503,396-587-14.74%
19603,053-343-10.10%
19703,088351.15%
19803,044-44-1.42%
19903,2061625.32%
20103,4512457.64%
20113,449-2-0.06%
20123,45010.03%
20133,463130.38%
20143,436-27-0.78%
20153,402-34-0.99%
20163,441391.15%
20173,44650.15%
20183,473270.78%
20193,365-108-3.11%
20203,257-108-3.21%
20213,149-108-3.32%
20223,041-108-3.43%
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Bennett County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,28637.49%
Black or African American270.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,92356.06%
Asian190.55%
Some Other Race270.79%
Two or More Races1484.31%
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Bennett County, South Dakota Population by Race

Bennett County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2022

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Bennett County, South Dakota Median Age

28.4


Total

27.1


Male

29.8


Female

Bennett County, South Dakota Adults

There are 2,209 adults, (424 of whom are seniors) in Bennett County, South Dakota.

Bennett County, South Dakota Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

68.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bennett County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

1,811

52.80%

Male

1,619

47.20%

Bennett County, South Dakota Population by Age

Bennett County, South Dakota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bennett County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.5%24.5%
Non Family69.8%30.2%
All63.9%36.1%
Female43.8%56.2%
Male40.7%59.3%

63.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bennett County, South Dakota Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0363.2763.9
Married4043.4275.5
Male594.1740.7
Female2585.2743.8
Non Family3151.2969.8

4.06

Average Family Size

3.27

Average Household Size

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Bennett County, South Dakota Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade945.04%
9th to 12th Grade19110.24%
High School Graduate54128.99%
Some College45424.33%
Associates Degree1689.00%
Bachelors Degree35118.81%
Graduate Degree673.59%
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Bennett County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bennett County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black272727
Hispanic737050
Asian14148
2+ Races747325
White885857260
Native American81756457
Other Race41

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Bennett County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,140$33,102$31,324
Less Than 9th Grade$27,292$$28,056
High School Graduate$27,639$34,028$22,222
Some College$33,452$46,667$28,125
Bachelors Degree$40,918$29,630$42,041
Graduate Degree$51,944$34,375$66,406

$32,140

Average Earnings

$33,102

Average Male

$31,324

Average Female

Bennett County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bennett County, South Dakota Language by Age

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Bennett County, South Dakota Language

88.76% of Bennett County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 11.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 10.11% of the population.

Bennett County, South Dakota Language

Bennett County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian19947.37%
Native1,90587145.72%
Hispanic2756021.82%
Multiple1472718.37%
White1,1181099.75%
OtherNaN%

30.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.65%

Male Poverty Rate

33.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bennett County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bennett County, South Dakota is Asian, with 47.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bennett County, South Dakota is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.94%.

Bennett County, South Dakota Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade55.80%
High School17.17%
Some College21.12%
Bachelors or Greater4.57%

Bennett County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed9.22%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed9.68%
Female Unemployed60.55%

Bennett County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bennett County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,887$54,950
Families$47,880$61,031
Married Families$70,625-
Non Families$29,954$37,905
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Income by Household Type

Bennett County, South Dakota Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.0%

Male Marriage Rate

30.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Bennett County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

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Bennett County, South Dakota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bennett County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

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Bennett County, South Dakota Marital Status

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152

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War26
First Gulf War10
Vietnam45
Korea
World War II3

Bennett County, South Dakota Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3426
35 to 5429
55 to 6426
65 to 7437
75+34

Bennett County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White10910.99%
Native American242.22%
Other Race125.00%
2+ Races1820.00%
Hispanic10.87%

Bennett County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Bennett County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

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6.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bennett County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

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57.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Bennett County, South Dakota Employment by Age

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Bennett County, South Dakota Employment by Race

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Bennett County, South Dakota 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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65.51%

Born in Bennett County, South Dakota

98.31%

Native Born

1.69%

Foreign Born

0.67%

Non Citizen

1.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.31% of Bennett County, South Dakota residents were born in the United States, with 65.51% having been born in South Dakota. 0.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Bennett County, South Dakota Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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