Deuel County SD Information


Deuel County Subdivisions

Deuel County SD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 4,367
Population in Households 4,317
Population in Familes 3,577
Population in Group Qrtrs 50
Population Density1 7
Diversity Index2 15


Median Household Income $53,852
Average Household Income $70,784
Per Capita Income $29,614


Total Housing Units 2,204 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,517 (68.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 301 (13.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 386 (17.5%)
Median Home Value $123,606
Average Home Value $181,394


Total Households 1,818
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 1,208
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.01% -0.37%
Households -0.01% -0.39%
Families -0.2% -0.5%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   2.6%


Deuel County SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Deuel County to the other 66 counties and county equivalents in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 38 44th
Population Density # 28 59th
Diversity Index # 46 32nd
Median Household Income # 13 82nd
Per Capita Income # 28 59th

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