Moody County SD Information


Moody County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,599
Population in Households 6,435
Population in Familes 5,325
Population in Group Qrtrs 164
Population Density1 13
Diversity Index2 40


Median Household Income $56,595
Average Household Income $75,506
Per Capita Income $30,170


Total Housing Units 2,881 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,800 (62.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 809 (28.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 272 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $135,580
Average Home Value $190,375


Total Households 2,609
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 1,763
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.21% 0.42%
Households 0.26% 0.46%
Families 0.08% 0.34%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   2.3%


Moody County SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Moody County to the other 66 counties and county equivalents 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 # 27 61st
Population Density # 16 77th
Diversity Index # 11 85th
Median Household Income # 9 88th
Per Capita Income # 19 73rd

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