Walworth County SD Information


Walworth County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,545
Population in Households 5,393
Population in Familes 4,214
Population in Group Qrtrs 152
Population Density2 8
Diversity Index3 34


Median Household Income $45,087
Average Household Income $68,695
Per Capita Income $30,715


Total Housing Units 3,056 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,593 (52.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 858 (28.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 605 (19.8%)
Median Home Value $85,066
Average Home Value $114,862


Total Households 2,451
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 1,500
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 0.24% 0.33%
Households 0.3% 0.37%
Families 0.08% 0.23%
Median Household Income   2.13%
Per Capita Income   1.64%


Walworth County SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Walworth 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 # 33 52nd
Population Density # 25 64th
Diversity Index # 16 77th
Median Household Income # 51 24th
Per Capita Income # 15 79th

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