Brule County, South Dakota Population 2022

Brule County, South Dakota's estimated population is 5,498 with a growth rate of 1.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brule County, South Dakota is the 36th largest county in South Dakota. The 2010 Population was 5,282 and has seen a growth of 4.09% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18802380.00%
18906,7376,4992730.67%
19005,401-1,336-19.83%
19106,4511,05019.44%
19207,14169010.70%
19307,4162753.85%
19406,195-1,221-16.46%
19506,076-119-1.92%
19606,3192434.00%
19705,870-449-7.11%
19805,245-625-10.65%
19905,4852404.58%
20105,282-203-3.70%
20115,296140.27%
20125,293-3-0.06%
20135,359661.25%
20145,280-79-1.47%
20155,243-37-0.70%
20165,216-27-0.51%
20175,304881.69%
20185,230-74-1.40%
20195,297671.28%
20205,364671.26%
20215,431671.25%
20225,498671.23%
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Brule County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,50886.15%
Black or African American601.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native55110.53%
Asian120.23%
Some Other Race50.10%
Two or More Races971.85%
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Brule County, South Dakota Population by Race

Brule County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2022

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Brule County, South Dakota Median Age

39.8


Total

37.6


Male

42.3


Female

Brule County, South Dakota Adults

There are 3,904 adults, (956 of whom are seniors) in Brule County, South Dakota.

Brule County, South Dakota Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Brule County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

2,631

50.28%

Male

2,602

49.72%

Brule County, South Dakota Population by Age

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

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Brule County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.9%31.1%
All60.6%39.4%
Non Family56.1%43.9%
Female34.8%65.2%
Male30.1%69.9%

60.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brule County, South Dakota Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2282.1960.6
Married1,1712.7868.9
Male833.3330.1
Female1323.434.8
Non Family8421.0656.1

2.78

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

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Brule County, South Dakota Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2517.14%
9th to 12th Grade992.82%
High School Graduate1,19834.10%
Some College63618.10%
Associates Degree39811.33%
Bachelors Degree68719.56%
Graduate Degree2446.95%
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Brule County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brule County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,0702,782888
Hispanic12711417
Native American20116926
Black5959
Asian1111
2+ Races4528

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 white people with a rate of 28.93%.

Brule County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,655$43,317$29,653
Less Than 9th Grade$18,672$20,854$9,766
High School Graduate$29,034$35,905$25,625
Some College$31,914$42,404$27,981
Bachelors Degree$47,679$53,333$40,179
Graduate Degree$61,184$62,007$55,096

$35,655

Average Earnings

$43,317

Average Male

$29,653

Average Female

Brule County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brule County, South Dakota Language by Age

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Brule County, South Dakota Language

92.27% of Brule County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 7.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.46% of the population.

Brule County, South Dakota Language

Brule County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple784355.13%
Native52611020.91%
White4,24460214.18%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic140107.14%

15.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.95%

Male Poverty Rate

17.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brule County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brule County, South Dakota is Multiple, with 55.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brule County, South Dakota is Hispanic, with 7.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.12%.

Brule County, South Dakota Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.63%
High School23.06%
Some College7.81%
Bachelors or Greater2.93%

Brule County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.64%
Male Unemployed41.18%
Female Employed7.63%
Female Unemployed13.33%

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

Brule County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,181$82,600
Families$71,103$98,300
Married Families$86,250-
Non Families$37,414$54,254
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Income by Household Type

Brule County, South Dakota Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Brule County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

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Brule 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.

Brule County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

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Brule County, South Dakota Marital Status

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203

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War17
First Gulf War45
Vietnam70
Korea7
World War II3

Brule County, South Dakota Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 341
35 to 5427
55 to 64107
65 to 7433
75+35

Brule County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1574.50%
Black2948.33%
Native American176.03%

Brule County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Brule County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

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10.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brule County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

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71.6%

Labor Force Participation

70.1%

Employment Rate

1.6%

Unemployment Rate

Brule County, South Dakota Employment by Age

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Brule County, South Dakota Employment by Race

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Brule 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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79.21%

Born in Brule County, South Dakota

98.39%

Native Born

1.61%

Foreign Born

0.69%

Non Citizen

0.92%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.39% of Brule County, South Dakota residents were born in the United States, with 79.21% having been born in South Dakota. 0.69% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Brule 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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