Walworth County, South Dakota Population 2022

Walworth County, South Dakota's estimated population is 5,309 with a growth rate of -0.78% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Walworth County, South Dakota is the 34th largest county in South Dakota. The 2010 Population was 5,442 and has seen a growth of -2.44% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
1880460.00%
18902,1532,1074580.43%
19003,8391,68678.31%
19106,4882,64969.00%
19208,4471,95930.19%
19308,7913444.07%
19407,274-1,517-17.26%
19507,6483745.14%
19608,0974495.87%
19707,842-255-3.15%
19807,011-831-10.60%
19906,087-924-13.18%
20105,442-645-10.60%
20115,5591172.15%
20125,446-113-2.03%
20135,484380.70%
20145,502180.33%
20155,404-98-1.78%
20165,472681.26%
20175,497250.46%
20185,477-20-0.36%
20195,435-42-0.77%
20205,393-42-0.77%
20215,351-42-0.78%
20225,309-42-0.78%
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Walworth County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,34580.00%
Black or African American2073.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native63211.64%
Asian170.31%
Some Other Race310.57%
Two or More Races1993.66%
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Walworth County, South Dakota Population by Race

Walworth County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2022

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Walworth County, South Dakota Median Age

42.5


Total

41.8


Male

42.8


Female

Walworth County, South Dakota Adults

There are 4,189 adults, (1,263 of whom are seniors) in Walworth County, South Dakota.

Walworth County, South Dakota Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Walworth County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

2,782

51.22%

Male

2,649

48.78%

Walworth County, South Dakota Population by Age

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

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Walworth County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.6%17.4%
All72%28%
Non Family68.9%31.1%
Female42.1%57.9%
Male28.4%71.6%

72.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Walworth County, South Dakota Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2632.2372
Married1,111382.6
Male882.428.4
Female1712.6842.1
Non Family8931.1868.9

2.89

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

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Walworth County, South Dakota Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1704.47%
9th to 12th Grade2476.49%
High School Graduate1,54440.60%
Some College64516.96%
Associates Degree3789.94%
Bachelors Degree56714.91%
Graduate Degree2526.63%
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Walworth County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Walworth County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race171717
2+ Races12511949
Hispanic808019
White3,2212,923722
Native American30921429
Black5554
Asian17

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

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

Walworth County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,314$38,719$32,879
Less Than 9th Grade$31,711$40,536$
High School Graduate$31,962$31,964$31,960
Some College$32,886$39,276$32,527
Bachelors Degree$52,273$63,421$42,717
Graduate Degree$$185,500$

$34,314

Average Earnings

$38,719

Average Male

$32,879

Average Female

Walworth County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Walworth County, South Dakota Language by Age

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Walworth County, South Dakota Language

96.73% of Walworth County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 3.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.51% of the population.

Walworth County, South Dakota Language

Walworth County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native58525243.08%
White4,2253758.88%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic1204033.33%
Multiple19584.10%

12.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.03%

Male Poverty Rate

16.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walworth County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Walworth County, South Dakota is Native, with 43.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walworth County, South Dakota is Multiple, with 4.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.00%.

Walworth County, South Dakota Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.44%
High School12.91%
Some College7.55%
Bachelors or Greater4.17%

Walworth County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.58%
Male Unemployed11.54%
Female Employed5.72%
Female Unemployed37.21%

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

Walworth County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,481$79,880
Families$69,000$102,425
Married Families$80,840-
Non Families$36,307$44,993
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Income by Household Type

Walworth County, South Dakota Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Walworth County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

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Walworth 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 35-44.

Walworth County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

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Walworth County, South Dakota Marital Status

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423

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War87
First Gulf War72
Vietnam140
Korea49
World War II22

Walworth County, South Dakota Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 349
35 to 5464
55 to 6472
65 to 74151
75+127

Walworth County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White35510.08%
Native American6817.44%
Hispanic22.44%

Walworth County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Walworth County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

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10.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walworth County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

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65.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Walworth County, South Dakota Employment by Age

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Walworth County, South Dakota Employment by Race

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Walworth 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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68.75%

Born in Walworth County, South Dakota

98.99%

Native Born

1.01%

Foreign Born

0.52%

Non Citizen

0.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.99% of Walworth County, South Dakota residents were born in the United States, with 68.75% having been born in South Dakota. 0.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Walworth 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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