Hand County, South Dakota Population 2022

Hand County, South Dakota's estimated population is 3,044 with a growth rate of -1.58% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hand County, South Dakota is the 48th largest county in South Dakota. The 2010 Population was 3,434 and has seen a growth of -11.36% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18801530.00%
18906,5466,3934178.43%
19004,525-2,021-30.87%
19107,8703,34573.92%
19208,77890811.54%
19309,4857078.05%
19407,166-2,319-24.45%
19507,149-17-0.24%
19606,712-437-6.11%
19705,883-829-12.35%
19804,948-935-15.89%
19904,272-676-13.66%
20103,434-838-19.62%
20113,43510.03%
20123,377-58-1.69%
20133,376-1-0.03%
20143,340-36-1.07%
20153,306-34-1.02%
20163,275-31-0.94%
20173,2750.00%
20183,240-35-1.07%
20193,191-49-1.51%
20203,142-49-1.54%
20213,093-49-1.56%
20223,044-49-1.58%
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Hand County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,00197.94%
Black or African American40.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native60.20%
Asian230.75%
Two or More Races300.98%
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Hand County, South Dakota Population by Race

Hand County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2022

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Hand County, South Dakota Median Age

47.8


Total

46


Male

48.3


Female

Hand County, South Dakota Adults

There are 2,410 adults, (783 of whom are seniors) in Hand County, South Dakota.

Hand County, South Dakota Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

48.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Hand County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

1,508

49.22%

Male

1,556

50.78%

Hand County, South Dakota Population by Age

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

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Hand County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female89.9%10.1%
Married82.8%17.2%
All68.4%31.6%
Non Family41.3%58.7%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hand County, South Dakota Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4262.1168.4
Married8212.6682.8
Male131.62100
Female792.9489.9
Non Family5131.1141.3

2.65

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

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Hand County, South Dakota Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade743.45%
9th to 12th Grade653.03%
High School Graduate68632.00%
Some College51323.93%
Associates Degree32615.21%
Bachelors Degree38718.05%
Graduate Degree934.34%
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Hand County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hand County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races222222
Hispanic282815
White2,0881,955443
Native American6

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Hand County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,591$47,768$26,981
Less Than 9th Grade$$76,000$33,125
High School Graduate$30,804$43,333$20,268
Some College$34,931$46,510$27,056
Bachelors Degree$40,000$64,500$36,429
Graduate Degree$55,114$55,568$46,500

$35,591

Average Earnings

$47,768

Average Male

$26,981

Average Female

Hand County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hand County, South Dakota Language by Age

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Hand County, South Dakota Language

97.10% of Hand County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 2.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.55% of the population.

Hand County, South Dakota Language

Hand County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native66100.00%
Hispanic501836.00%
Multiple30826.67%
White2,8862448.45%
OtherNaN%

9.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.87%

Male Poverty Rate

9.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hand County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hand County, South Dakota is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hand 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 4.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.46%.

Hand County, South Dakota Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.05%
High School11.24%
Some College8.88%
Bachelors or Greater5.52%

Hand County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.77%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed8.44%
Female Unemployed0.00%

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

Hand County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,333$73,692
Families$80,268$93,416
Married Families$84,632-
Non Families$27,989$37,608
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Income by Household Type

Hand County, South Dakota Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

66.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.3%

Male Marriage Rate

62.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Hand County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

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Hand County, South Dakota 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.

Hand County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

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Hand County, South Dakota Marital Status

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182

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War22
First Gulf War31
Vietnam40
Korea39
World War II5

Hand County, South Dakota Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3415
35 to 5446
55 to 6423
65 to 7431
75+67

Hand County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1827.72%
Hispanic1242.86%

Hand County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Hand County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

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12.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

56.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hand County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

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66.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Hand County, South Dakota Employment by Age

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Hand County, South Dakota Employment by Race

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Hand 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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75.95%

Born in Hand County, South Dakota

99.22%

Native Born

0.78%

Foreign Born

0.75%

Non Citizen

0.03%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.22% of Hand County, South Dakota residents were born in the United States, with 75.95% having been born in South Dakota. 0.75% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hand 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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