Kingsbury County SD Information


Kingsbury County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,963
Daytime Population: Workers 2,224
Daytime Population: Residents 2,284
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,508
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 4,760
Population in Familes 3,799
Population in Group Qrtrs 203
Population Density2 6
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $53,380
Average Household Income $65,835
Per Capita Income $28,963


Total Housing Units 2,720 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,651 (60.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 493 (18.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 576 (21.2%)
Median Home Value $93,739
Average Home Value $131,784


Total Households 2,144
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 1,354
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 -0.5% -0.9%
Households -0.49% -0.92%
Families -0.63% -1.01%
Median Household Income   1.7%
Per Capita Income   3.03%


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, 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 # 36 47th
Population Density # 32 53rd
Diversity Index # 57 18th
Median Household Income # 13 82nd
Per Capita Income # 23 67th

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