Kingsbury County SD Information


Kingsbury County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,152
Population in Households 4,949
Population in Familes 3,960
Population in Group Qrtrs 203
Population Density1 6
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 2,235
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 1,408
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,789 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,705 (61.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 530 (19.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 554 (19.9%)
Median Home Value $89,507
Average Home Value $125,440


Median Household Income $51,930
Average Household Income $63,176
Per Capita Income $27,909
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.01% -0.13%
Households 0.09% -0.08%
Families -0.11% -0.21%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   2.21%
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.


Kingsbury County SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kingsbury 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 # 36 47th
Population Density1 # 32 53rd
Diversity Index2 # 56 17th
Median Household Income # 11 85th
Per Capita Income # 20 71st

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