Jackson County, South Dakota Population 2020

Jackson County, South Dakota's estimated population is 3,301 with a growth rate of 0.43% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County, South Dakota is the 46th largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20183,30760.18%
20173,301140.43%
20163,287110.34%
20153,276130.40%
20143,263341.05%
20133,229631.99%
20123,166120.38%
20113,1541053.44%
20103,0492388.47%
19902,811-626-18.21%
19803,4371,906124.49%
19701,531-454-22.87%
19601,98521712.27%
19501,768-187-9.57%
19401,955-681-25.83%
19302,6361646.63%
19202,4722,4428140.00%
1890300.00%

How Many People Live in Jackson County, South Dakota?

3,301

Jackson County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native1,83255.73%
White1,29239.31%
Two or More Races1384.20%
Asian180.55%
Some Other Race40.12%
Black or African American30.09%

Jackson County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2020

Jackson County, South Dakota Median Age

30.6


Total

34.6


Male

27.4


Female

Jackson County, South Dakota Adults

There are 2,257 adults, (467 of whom are seniors) in Jackson County, South Dakota.

Jackson County, South Dakota Age Dependency

83.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

1,676

50.99%

Male

1,611

49.01%

Jackson County, South Dakota Households and Families

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

Jackson County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.2%24.8%
All60.5%39.5%
Non Family54.9%45.1%
Male53%47%
Female41.1%58.9%

60.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8843.5560.5
Married3793.4675.2
Non Family2371.2154.9
Female1856.3641.1
Male834.453

4.29

Average Family Size

3.55

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jackson County, South Dakota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade733.91%
9th to 12th Grade25113.43%
High School Graduate62333.33%
Some College37920.28%
Associates Degree1598.51%
Bachelors Degree27414.66%
Graduate Degree1105.89%

Jackson County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White913841277
Native American87262897
Multiple Races63594
Hispanic1612
Asian11116
Other Race4

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 54.55%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,354$30,561$26,696
Less Than High School$15,104$$
High School Grad$25,714$30,568$14,250
Some College$27,989$31,176$25,268
Bachelors Degree$31,500$31,250$31,750
Graduate Degree$41,607$36,389$43,125

$28,354

Average Earnings

$30,561

Average Male

$26,696

Average Female

Jackson County, South Dakota Language

Jackson County, South Dakota Language by Age

Jackson County, South Dakota Language

86.86% of Jackson County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 13.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 11.05% of the population.

Jackson County, South Dakota Poverty

Jackson County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1,8281,27369.64%
White1,20723019.06%
Multiple13186.11%
Hispanic19736.84%
Asian11545.45%
Other44100.00%
Black33100.00%

47.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

48.69%

Male Poverty Rate

46.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, South Dakota

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, South Dakota is Multiple, with 6.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 67.18%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School72.64%
High School42.36%
Some College34.15%
Bachelors or Greater10.53%

Jackson County, South Dakota Income

Jackson County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,438$42,921
Families$37,656$48,796
Married Families$53,854-
Non Families$15,156$22,776

Jackson County, South Dakota Marital Status

Jackson County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.1%

Male Marriage Rate

34.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Jackson County, South Dakota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Jackson County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

Jackson County, South Dakota Veterans

240

Number of Veterans

215

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam89
First Gulf War25
Second Gulf War21
Korea19
World War II15

$Jackson County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

28.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, South Dakota Employment Status

47.4%

Labor Force Participation

43.4%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson County, South Dakota 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

80.32%

Born in South Dakota

99.57%

Native Born

0.43%

Foreign Born

0.27%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.57% of Jackson County, South Dakota residents were born in the United States, with 80.32% having been born in South Dakota. 0.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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