Hutchinson County SD Information


Hutchinson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,412
Daytime Population: Workers 3,394
Daytime Population: Residents 3,462
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,856
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 6,580
Population in Familes 5,291
Population in Group Qrtrs 832
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $45,305
Average Household Income $65,126
Per Capita Income $27,854


Total Housing Units 3,462 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,371 (68.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 636 (18.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 455 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $90,101
Average Home Value $133,435


Total Households 3,007
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 1,900
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 0.13% 0.22%
Households 0.36% 0.38%
Families 0.21% 0.29%
Median Household Income   2.59%
Per Capita Income   3.45%


Hutchinson County SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hutchinson 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 # 23 67th
Population Density # 22 68th
Diversity Index # 49 26th
Median Household Income # 46 32nd
Per Capita Income # 36 47th

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