Haakon County SD Information


Haakon County Subdivisions

Haakon County SD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,903
Population in Households 1,867
Population in Familes 1,509
Population in Group Qrtrs 36
Population Density1 1
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 826
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 518
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,006 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 632 (62.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 194 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 180 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $78,033
Average Home Value $133,940


Median Household Income $50,737
Average Household Income $68,457
Per Capita Income $29,956
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.28% -0.4%
Households -0.46% -0.54%
Families -0.66% -0.67%
Median Household Income   1.34%
Per Capita Income   1.65%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Haakon County SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Haakon County to the other 66 counties and county equivalents in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 61 9th
Population Density1 # 63 5th
Diversity Index2 # 44 35th
Median Household Income # 16 77th
Per Capita Income # 6 92nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.