South Dakota Income and Careers
As of 2008-2012, the per capita income of South Dakota is $25,570, which is lower than the national average of $28,051. South Dakota median household income is $49,091, which has grown by 39.14% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is much higher than the national average rate of 26.32%. On average South Dakota residents spend 16.1 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the national average of 25.4 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #33
|South Dakota||25,570 USD|
*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|South Dakota||26,975 USD|
*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|South Dakota||31,812 USD|
*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
|South Dakota||22,357 USD|
*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #32
|South Dakota||49,091 USD|
|South Dakota||63,453 USD|
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||24.90%||$14,596, see rank||22.39%||$16,134|
|Social Security Income||28.70%||$15,598, see rank||28.34%||$16,727|
|Public Assistance Income||2.61%||$2,962, see rank||2.72%||$3,807|
|Retirement Income||13.89%||$19,811, see rank||17.61%||$23,126|
*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
|South Dakota||62,967 USD|
|South Dakota||76,985 USD|
*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$51,226, see rank||$56,203|
|Black||$32,442, see rank||$35,564|
|Hispanic||$38,684, see rank||$41,994|
|Asian||$48,630, see rank||$71,709|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$24,129, see rank||$37,469|
|Hawaiian Native||$34,273, see rank||$54,938|
|One Race, Other||$36,396, see rank||$40,405|
|Two or More Races||$34,329, see rank||$46,787|
*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical median household income by races data.
Median Household Income by Age
|less than 25||$26,049, see rank||$25,955|
|25 to 44||$54,775, see rank||$58,073|
|45 to 64||$61,281, see rank||$64,486|
|65 or over||$32,866, see rank||$36,181|
*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||636,670||see rank||243,810,053|
|Male1||316,477||49.71%, see rank||48.65%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||232,389||73.43%, see rank||70.20%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||2,786||0.88%, see rank||0.82%|
|Male, Civilian2||229,603||72.55%, see rank||69.38%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||217,091||94.55%, see rank||90.27%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||12,512||5.45%, see rank||9.73%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||84,088||26.57%, see rank||29.80%|
|Female1||320,193||50.29%, see rank||51.35%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||209,386||65.39%, see rank||59.43%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||615||0.19%, see rank||0.13%|
|Female, Civilian2||208,771||65.20%, see rank||59.30%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||199,596||95.61%, see rank||91.21%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||9,175||4.39%, see rank||8.79%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||110,807||34.61%, see rank||40.57%|
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.
*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical employment status data.
Commuting to Work
|Workers 16 Years and Over||412,161||100%||139,893,639|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||320,950||77.87%, see rank||76.14%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||40,795||9.90%, see rank||10.03%|
|Public Transportation||2,313||0.56%, see rank||4.98%|
|Walked||17,618||4.27%, see rank||2.82%|
|Other Means||7,051||1.71%, see rank||1.76%|
|Worked at Home||23,434||5.69%, see rank||4.27%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
|South Dakota||16.1 minutes|
*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||416,687||-||141,996,548|
|Male1||217,091||52.10%, see rank||52.32%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||70,212||32.34%, see rank||32.75%|
|Service Occupations2||27,526||12.68%, see rank||14.76%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||35,636||16.42%, see rank||17.65%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||6,828||3.15%, see rank||1.11%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||22,571||10.40%, see rank||9.75%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||40,226||18.53%, see rank||17.87%|
|Female1||199,596||47.90%, see rank||47.68%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||74,321||37.24%, see rank||39.35%|
|Service Occupations2||44,995||22.54%, see rank||21.19%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||65,226||32.68%, see rank||32.82%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||1,000||0.50%, see rank||0.30%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||779||0.39%, see rank||0.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||12,728||6.38%, see rank||5.77%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||416,687||100%||141,996,548|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||28,929||6.94%, see rank||1.90%|
|Construction||27,152||6.52%, see rank||6.49%|
|Manufacturing||41,157||9.88%, see rank||10.62%|
|Wholesale Trade||11,777||2.83%, see rank||2.83%|
|Retail Trade||47,921||11.50%, see rank||11.57%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||17,733||4.26%, see rank||5.00%|
|Information||7,596||1.82%, see rank||2.21%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||30,526||7.33%, see rank||6.74%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|24,616||5.91%, see rank||10.66%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||100,706||24.17%, see rank||22.90%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|38,227||9.17%, see rank||9.18%|
|Public Administration||21,949||5.27%, see rank||4.94%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||18,398||4.42%, see rank||4.95%|
*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||108,319||13.76%, see rank||14.88%|
|Family in Poverty||18,168||8.75%, see rank||10.92%|
*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical poverty level data.