Spink County, South Dakota Population 2022

Spink County, South Dakota's estimated population is 6,052 with a growth rate of -1.75% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Spink County, South Dakota is the 29th largest county in South Dakota. The 2010 Population was 6,421 and has seen a growth of -5.75% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18804770.00%
189010,58110,1042118.24%
19009,487-1,094-10.34%
191015,9816,49468.45%
192015,768-213-1.33%
193015,304-464-2.94%
194012,527-2,777-18.15%
195012,204-323-2.58%
196011,706-498-4.08%
197010,595-1,111-9.49%
19809,201-1,394-13.16%
19907,981-1,220-13.26%
20106,421-1,560-19.55%
20116,5641432.23%
20126,7401762.68%
20136,666-74-1.10%
20146,656-10-0.15%
20156,554-102-1.53%
20166,493-61-0.93%
20176,507140.22%
20186,484-23-0.35%
20196,376-108-1.67%
20206,268-108-1.69%
20216,160-108-1.72%
20226,052-108-1.75%
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Spink County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,10894.87%
Black or African American100.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native1021.58%
Some Other Race610.95%
Two or More Races1572.44%
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Spink County, South Dakota Population by Race

Spink County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2022

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Spink County, South Dakota Median Age

44.2


Total

43.1


Male

45.4


Female

Spink County, South Dakota Adults

There are 4,898 adults, (1,343 of whom are seniors) in Spink County, South Dakota.

Spink County, South Dakota Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Spink County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

3,159

49.07%

Male

3,279

50.93%

Spink County, South Dakota Population by Age

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

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Spink County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
All75.4%24.6%
Female72.6%27.4%
Male70.8%29.2%
Non Family62.8%37.2%

75.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Spink County, South Dakota Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5992.4275.4
Married1,4033.0884.3
Male723.0370.8
Female2013.4972.6
Non Family9231.1562.8

3.09

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Spink County, South Dakota Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2064.60%
9th to 12th Grade1473.29%
High School Graduate1,53634.33%
Some College91220.38%
Associates Degree50111.20%
Bachelors Degree93820.97%
Graduate Degree2345.23%
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Spink County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Spink County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,2213,8791,143
Other Race1794
Native American40379
Hispanic1049616
2+ Races97974
Black99

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 27.08%.

Spink County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,654$49,333$30,082
Less Than 9th Grade$29,167$31,042$24,167
High School Graduate$32,431$40,938$22,716
Some College$40,182$47,367$31,615
Bachelors Degree$48,083$62,788$40,037
Graduate Degree$70,213$62,500$70,319

$39,654

Average Earnings

$49,333

Average Male

$30,082

Average Female

Spink County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Spink County, South Dakota Language by Age

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Spink County, South Dakota Language

93.67% of Spink County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 6.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.14% of the population.

Spink County, South Dakota Language

Spink County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,8434617.89%
Other13NaN%
Multiple1571610.19%
Hispanic207136.28%

7.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.30%

Male Poverty Rate

9.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Spink County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Spink County, South Dakota is White, with 7.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Spink County, South Dakota is Hispanic, with 6.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.12%.

Spink County, South Dakota Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.91%
High School8.99%
Some College5.01%
Bachelors or Greater3.28%

Spink County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.50%
Male Unemployed12.90%
Female Employed1.36%
Female Unemployed18.18%

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

Spink County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,125$87,998
Families$76,000$102,509
Married Families$85,760-
Non Families$42,520$59,693
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Income by Household Type

Spink County, South Dakota Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Spink County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

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Spink County, South Dakota Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Spink County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

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Spink County, South Dakota Marital Status

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372

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War58
First Gulf War56
Vietnam147
Korea62
World War II12

Spink County, South Dakota Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3415
35 to 5468
55 to 6446
65 to 74108
75+135

Spink County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3657.73%
Other Race317.65%
2+ Races44.12%

Spink County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Spink County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

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4.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Spink County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

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61.3%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Spink County, South Dakota Employment by Age

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Spink County, South Dakota Employment by Race

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Spink 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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76.45%

Born in Spink County, South Dakota

98.62%

Native Born

1.38%

Foreign Born

0.96%

Non Citizen

0.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.62% of Spink County, South Dakota residents were born in the United States, with 76.45% having been born in South Dakota. 0.96% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Spink 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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