Sioux Falls, SD Demographic Data

Sioux Falls, SD Summary

Sioux Falls is located in Lincoln County in South Dakota
  • Population: 159,992
  • Area: 73.47 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 72.96 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.51 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 2,177.53 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 1,470.47 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Sioux Falls, SD Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
87,430
50%
50.8
Male
86,920
50%
49.2
Total Population
174,350
 
323,128,000

Sioux Falls, SD Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
12,622
7.2% 
6.1
5 to 9 Years
13,936
8.0% 
6.3
10 to 14 Years
11,610
6.7% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
10,845
6.2% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
12,178
7.0% 
6.9
25 to 34 Years
28,151
16.1% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
24,132
13.8% 
12.6
45 to 54 Years
18,344
10.5% 
13.2
55 to 59 Years
10,907
6.3% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
9,523
5.5% 
6.1
65 to 74 Years
12,938
7.4% 
8.9
75 to 84 Years
5,809
3.3% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
3,355
1.9% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
129,774
74.4%
77.2
Female
66,252
51.1%
51.3
Male
63,522
48.9%
48.7
21 Years and over
122,191
70.1%
73.1
62 Years and over
27,249
15.6%
18.8
65 Years and over
22,102
12.7%
15.2
Female
12,926
58.5%
55.8
Male
9,176
41.5%
44.2
Median Age (years)
34
0.0%
0.0

Sioux Falls, SD Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
168,897
96.9% 
96.8
White
147,395
84.5% 
72.6
Black or African American
9,170
5.3% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
3,859
2.2% 
0.8
Asian
5,214
3.0% 
5.4
Asian Indian
 
1.2
Chinese
 
1.3
Filipino
 
0.9
Japanese
 
0.2
Korean
 
0.4
Vietnamese
 
0.6
Other Asian
 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
39
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
 
0.0
Samoan
 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
 
0.1
Some Other Race
3,220
1.8% 
5.1
Two or More Races
5,453
3.1% 
3.2
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
9,141
5.2% 
17.8
Mexican
3,693
2.1% 
11.2
Puerto Rican
802
0.5% 
1.7
Cuban
312
0.2% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
4,334
2.5% 
4.2
Not Hispanic or Latino
165,209
94.8% 
82.2

Sioux Falls, SD Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
4,306
3.8% 
5.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
5,738
5.1% 
7.2
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
27,056
23.9% 
27.2
Some college, no degree
24,098
21.3% 
20.6
Associate's Degree
10,924
9.7% 
8.4
Bachelor's Degree
27,573
24.4% 
19.3
Graduate or professional degree
13,464
11.9% 
11.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
10,044
8.9%
12.6
High School Graduate or Higher
103,115
91.2%
87.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
41,037
36.3%
31.2

Sioux Falls, SD Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
47,159
34.6%
33.7%
Now Married
64,789
47.6%
47.5
Divorced
13,619
10.0%
11.0%
Separated
2,131
1.6%
2.0
Widowed
8,484
6.2
5.8%

Sioux Falls, SD Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
142,838
88.3%
78.4%
Languages other than english
18,890
11.7%
21.6%
Spanish
7,414
4.6%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
3,814
2.4%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
2,781
1.7%
3.5%
Other Languages
4,881
3.0%
1.1%

Sioux Falls, SD Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
3,901
5.6%
6.7
$10,000 to $14,999
2,736
3.9%
4.8
$15,000 to $24,999
6,004
8.7%
9.7
$25,000 to $34,999
6,939
10.0%
9.5
$35,000 to $49,999
10,462
15.1%
13.0
$50,000 to $74,999
12,484
18.0%
17.7
$75,000 to $99,999
10,513
15.2%
12.3
$100,000 to $149,000
9,348
13.5%
14.0
$150,000 to $199,999
3,523
5.1%
5.8
$200,000 or more
3,420
4.9%
6.4
Median household income
56,867
 
57,617
Per capita income
31,988
 
31,128

Sioux Falls, SD Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
1,013
1.0%
1.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
8,172
8.4%
9.8
Construction
7,804
8.1%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
25,165
26.0%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
10,299
10.6%
6.6
Information
1,831
1.9%
2.1
Manufacturing
9,972
10.3%
10.1
Other services except public administration
3,655
3.8%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
8,467
8.7%
11.4
Public administration
2,545
2.6%
4.6
Retail trade
12,466
12.9%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
2,604
2.7%
5.2
Wholesale trade
2,918
3.0%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
8,446
8.7%
8.8%
Management, professional, and related occupations
37,190
38.4%
37.6%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
12,471
12.9%
12.2%
Sales and office occupations
24,189
25.0%
23.3%
Service occupations
14,615
15.1%
18.1%

Sioux Falls, SD Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
95,170
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
79,972
84.0%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
8,207
8.6%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
853
0.9%
5.1
Walked
2,852
3.0%
2.7
Other means
468
0.5%
1.8
Worked at home
2,818
3.0%
5.0
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
16.8
 
26.6

Sioux Falls, SD Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
3,879
5.6%
8.7
1 vehicles
24,227
34.9%
33.2
2 vehicles
27,741
40.0%
37.1
3 or more
13,483
19.4%
21.0

Sioux Falls, SD Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
69,330
93.1%
87.6
Owner Occupied
42,147
60.8%
63.1
Renter Occupied
27,183
39.2%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
5,139
6.9%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
0.0%
0.0
Rental Vacancy Rate
4
0.0%
0.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.7
0.0%
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
0.0%
2.5

Sioux Falls, SD Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
74,469
1 room
1,920
2.6%
2.4
2 rooms
3,269
4.4%
2.7
3 rooms
8,017
10.8%
9.1
4 rooms
12,110
16.3%
16.5
5 rooms
9,904
13.3%
19.8
6 rooms
9,372
12.6%
17.8
7 rooms
8,588
11.5%
12.0
8 rooms
9,350
12.6%
8.6
9 rooms or more
11,939
16.0%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 
0.0

Sioux Falls, SD Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
74,469
 
 
1-unit, detached
42,458
57.0%
61.5
1-unit, attached
4,158
5.6%
5.9
2-units
786
1.1%
3.6
3 or 4 units
2,928
3.9%
4.4
5 to 9 units
3,345
4.5%
4.8
10 to 19 units
6,027
8.1%
4.4
20 or more units
11,720
15.7%
9.0
Mobile home
3,047
4.1%
6.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Sioux Falls, SD Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
5,537
7.4%
12.8%
1940 to 1949
2,253
3.0%
5.0%
1950 to 1959
8,729
11.7%
10.4%
1960 to 1969
4,820
6.5%
10.7%
1970 to 1979
10,124
13.6%
15.3%
1980 to 1989
8,082
10.9%
13.5%
1990 to 1999
11,348
15.2%
13.9%
2000 to 2009
14,750
19.8%
14.2%
2010 to 2013
5,093
6.8%
2.8%
2014 or later
3,733
5.0%
1.4%

Sioux Falls, SD Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
49,317
71.1%
48.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
386
0.6%
4.7
Electricity
17,623
25.4%
38.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
0
0.0%
4.8
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
89
0.1%
1.9
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
875
1.3%
0.5
No fuel used
1,040
1.5%
1.1

Sioux Falls, SD Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
29,920
 
47295100.0
Less than $500
439
1.5%
1.6%
$3,000 or more
913
3.1%
10.3%
$2,500 to $2,999
1,093
3.7%
7.0%
$2,000 to $2,499
2,608
8.7%
11.8%
$1,500 to $1,999
4,521
15.1%
20.1%
$500 to $999
6,642
22.2%
20.4%
$1,000 to $1,499
13,704
45.8%
28.8%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
17,588
58.8%
45.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
3,849
12.9%
15.7%
25.0% to 29.9%
2,602
8.7%
10.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
1,758
5.9%
7.0%
35.0% or more
4,123
13.8%
21.3%
Not Computed
0
0.0%
0.0%

Sioux Falls, SD Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
26,835 
 
41,631,300 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.9%
$3,000 or more
251
0.9%
1.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
260
1.0%
4.4%
$1,500 to $1,999
751
2.8%
11.9%
Less than $500
3,178
11.8%
10.7%
$1,000 to $1,499
5,042
18.8%
28.3%
$500 to $999
17,353
64.7%
41.0%
No Cash Rent
348
0.0%
2,206,240
Median (Dollars)
794
0.0%
981
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
4,486
17.0%
13.1%
15.0% to 19.9%
4,063
15.4%
12.9%
20.0% to 24.9%
3,569
13.5%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
3,315
12.6%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
2,856
10.8%
9.0%
35.0% or more
8,089
30.7%
40.7%
Not Computed
805
0.0%
0.0%

Sioux Falls, SD Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
42,147
 
75,022,600
Less then $50,000
2,625
6.2%
7.3%
$50,000 to $99,999
3,430
8.1%
7.3%
$100,000 to $149,000
7,976
18.9%
14.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
11,325
26.9%
14.5%
$200,000 to $299,999
9,929
23.6%
19.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
5,231
12.4%
18.2%
$500,000 to $999,999
1,447
3.4%
10.5%
$1,000,000 or more
184
0.4%
3.1%
Median (Dollars)
173,400
 
205,000
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