Edmunds County SD Information


Edmunds County Subdivisions

Edmunds County SD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,042
Daytime Population: Workers 1,652
Daytime Population: Residents 1,894
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,546
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 3,622
Population in Familes 2,949
Population in Group Qrtrs 420
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $55,752
Average Household Income $72,790
Per Capita Income $30,088


Total Housing Units 2,000 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,303 (65.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 324 (16.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 373 (18.6%)
Median Home Value $138,056
Average Home Value $184,689


Total Households 1,627
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 1,060
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 -0.1% -0.1%
Households 0.17% 0.06%
Families 0.04% -0.02%
Median Household Income   2.34%
Per Capita Income   3.25%


Edmunds County SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Edmunds County to the other 66 counties and county equivalents in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 41 39th
Population Density # 46 32nd
Diversity Index # 58 14th
Median Household Income # 6 92nd
Per Capita Income # 11 85th

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