Worthing, SD Profile: Facts & Data


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Worthing, South Dakota - Basic Facts

The City of Worthing had a population of 1,045 as of July 1, 2018. Worthing ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in South Dakota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Worthing is located at latitude 43.33 and longitude -96.7682 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the City of Worthing (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lincoln County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,365 feet.

The City of Worthing (GNIS ID: 1267663) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

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


Total Population 1,045
Population in Households 1,045
Population in Familes 878
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,863
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $59,459
Average Household Income $67,972
Per Capita Income $25,707


Total Housing Units 400 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 354 (88.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 36 ( 9.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 ( 2.7%)
Median Home Value $126,657
Average Home Value $149,079


Total Households 389
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 280
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 2.15% 2.53%
Households 2.2% 2.54%
Families 2.09% 2.45%
Median Household Income   2.07%
Per Capita Income   2.38%

Worthing, SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Worthing to the other 391 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 77 81st
Population Density # 15 96th
Diversity Index # 254 35th
Median Household Income # 86 78th
Per Capita Income # 273 30th

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