The Lake Poinsett Census Designated Place had a population of 548 as of July 1, 2020. Lake Poinsett CDP ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in South Dakota. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Lake Poinsett CDP is located at latitude 44.5664 and longitude -97.0798 in Hamlin County. The formal boundaries for the Lake Poinsett Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 5.21 sq. miles and a water area of 12.56 sq. miles.
While the primary coordinates for Lake Poinsett Census Designated Place are located in Hamlin County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Brookings County.
The Lake Poinsett Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584558) has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
|Total Population||548 (100%)|
|Population in Households||522 (95.3%)|
|Population in Families||427 (77.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||26 ( 4.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$61,429|
|Average Household Income||$81,195|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$31,843|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||766 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||197 (25.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||51 ( 6.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||518 (67.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$145,833|
|Average Home Value||$186,294|
|Housing Affordability Index3||271|
|Average Household Size||2.1|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.82%|
|Per Capita Income||1.34%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.8%|
The table below compares Lake Poinsett CDP to the other 393 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 140||65th|
|Population Density||# 321||19th|
|Median Household Income||# 129||67th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 302||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 150||62nd|
|Diversity Index||# 86||78th|
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