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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of South Dakota is $26,311, which is lower than the national average of $28,555. South Dakota median household income is $50,338, which has grown by 42.67% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average South Dakota residents spend 16.2 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #32

South Dakota
26,311 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

South Dakota
27,734 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
South Dakota
33,136 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
South Dakota
23,365 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #30
South Dakota
50,338 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
South Dakota
65,425 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #4
South Dakota
42.67%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 South DakotaU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income23.61%$14,521, see rank21.11%$16,919
Social Security Income28.89%$16,534, see rank29.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income2.88%$2,830, see rank2.82%$3,720
Retirement Income14.40%$20,930, see rank17.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
South Dakota
64,636 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
South Dakota
78,762 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 South DakotaU.S.
White$52,535, see rank$56,900
Black$33,516, see rank$35,600
Hispanic$38,767, see rank$42,396
Asian$47,094, see rank$73,244
American Indian, Alaska Native$25,438, see rank$37,170
Hawaiian Native$39,821, see rank$53,370
One Race, Other$35,921, see rank$40,300
Two or More Races$40,598, see rank$47,621

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 South DakotaU.S.
less than 25$27,940, see rank$25,788
25 to 44$55,935, see rank$58,398
45 to 64$62,353, see rank$65,027
65 or over$34,828, see rank$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 South Dakota%U.S.
Population 16 Years and Over651,429 see rank248,775,628
Male1324,86049.87%, see rank48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:2238,11473.30%, see rank69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces22,5260.78%, see rank0.73%
Male, Civilian2235,58872.52%, see rank68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed3223,45694.85%, see rank90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed312,1325.15%, see rank9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force286,74626.70%, see rank30.72%
Female1326,56950.13%, see rank51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:2212,01764.92%, see rank58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces24250.13%, see rank0.11%
Female, Civilian2211,59264.79%, see rank58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed3202,36095.64%, see rank91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed39,2324.36%, see rank8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force2114,55235.08%, see rank41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 South Dakota%U.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over420,700100%141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone331,54778.81%, see rank76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled40,0519.52%, see rank9.59%
Public Transportation2,1070.50%, see rank5.06%
Walked17,3854.13%, see rank2.78%
Other Means6,6381.58%, see rank1.79%
Worked at Home22,9725.46%, see rank4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
South Dakota
16.2 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 South Dakota%U.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over425,816-143,435,233
Male1223,45652.48%, see rank52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations272,36432.38%, see rank33.12%
Service Occupations228,51912.76%, see rank15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations236,62516.39%, see rank17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations26,8553.07%, see rank1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations222,62310.12%, see rank9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations242,03918.81%, see rank17.94%
Female1202,36047.52%, see rank47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations276,78037.94%, see rank40.04%
Service Occupations245,27222.37%, see rank21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations266,48432.85%, see rank31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations21,0540.52%, see rank0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations26500.32%, see rank0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations211,5245.69%, see rank5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 South Dakota%U.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over425,816100%143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining30,3307.12%, see rank1.96%
Construction27,6156.49%, see rank6.17%
Manufacturing41,1449.66%, see rank10.43%
Wholesale Trade12,6112.96%, see rank2.75%
Retail Trade48,36311.36%, see rank11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities17,5834.13%, see rank4.93%
Information7,3911.74%, see rank2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing31,3147.35%, see rank6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
25,0625.89%, see rank10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance103,35724.27%, see rank23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
39,7909.34%, see rank9.49%
Public Administration22,1785.21%, see rank4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration19,0784.48%, see rank4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 South Dakota%U.S.
Population in Poverty114,44414.20%, see rank15.59%
Family in Poverty19,4929.25%, see rank11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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