Sully County, SD

Add Comparison

Population

1,390

4.53% decline

Poverty Rate

3.26%


Median Age

44.9


Median Household Income

$60,694

1.49% growth

Number of Employees

728

2.54% decline

Median Property Value

$122,300

0.245% decline

About

In 2017, Sully County, SD had a population of 1.39k people with a median age of 44.9 and a median household income of $60,694. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Sully County, SD declined from 1,456 to 1,390, a -4.53% decrease and its median household income grew from $59,800 to $60,694, a 1.49% increase.

The population of Sully County, SD is 95.5% White Alone, 2.09% Two or More Races, and 1.51% American Indian & Alaska Native Alone. N/A% of the people in Sully County, SD speak a non-English language, and 100% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Sully County, SD is $122,300, and the homeownership rate is 76.9%. Most people in Sully County, SD commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 12.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Sully County, SD is 3 cars per household.

About the photo: An old school no longer in operation, at the junction of SD Highways 26 & 45, north of Miller, SD

COVID-19

Total Confirmed Cases by Date

Showing data at the state level for South Dakota.

This chart shows the number of COVID-19 confirmed cases by date in South Dakota compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Impact on Employment

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for South Dakota.

This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in South Dakota (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Community Mobility

Showing data at the state level for South Dakota.

This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of South Dakota across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Economy

The economy of Sully County, SD employs 728 people. The largest industries in Sully County, SD are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (228 people), Construction (75 people), and Retail Trade (73 people), and the highest paying industries are Public Administration ($47,813), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($46,818), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting ($46,591).

Median household income in Sully County, SD is $60,694. Males in Sully County, SD have an average income that is 1.35 times higher than the average income of females, which is $39,572. The income inequality in Sully County, SD (measured using the Gini index) is 0.435, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$60,694

2017 value

± $4,956

1.49%

1 Year Growth

± 15.5%

Households in Sully County, SD have a median annual income of $60,694, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $59,800 in 2016, which represents a 1.49% annual growth.

The following chart shows how the median household income in Sully County, SD compares to that of its neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the County level, so we are showing data for South Dakota.

$53,488

Average Male Salary

± $2,938

$39,572

Average Female Salary

± $2,295

In 2017, full-time male employees in South Dakota made 1.35 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in South Dakota by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the County level, so we are showing data for South Dakota.

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. White

    $42,150 ± $1,819

  2. Asian

    $33,786 ± $14,642

  3. Black

    $29,266 ± $9,870

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of South Dakota workers was White. These workers were paid 1.25 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in South Dakota by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Sully County, SD is from South Dakota.

0.435

2017 Wage GINI

0.433

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in South Dakota was 0.435 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.439% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for South Dakota was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in South Dakota in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in South Dakota across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.

Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 9791

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In 2017, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Sully County, SD was Census Tract 9791 with a value of $60,694, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Sully County, SD colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 75+

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

3.26% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Sully County, SD (45 out of 1.38k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 75+, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Males 45 - 54.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    41 ± 40

  2. Native American

    4 ± 45

  3. Hispanic

    4 ± 45

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Sully County, SD is White, followed by Native American and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations

Employment by Occupations

728

2017 Value

± 98

-2.54%

1 Year decline

± 19.6%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Sully County, SD declined at a rate of -2.54%, from 747 employees to 728 employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Sully County, SD, are Management Occupations (178 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (85 people), and Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (82 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Sully County, SD.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Sully County, SD, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (178 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (85 people), and Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (82 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Sully County, SD has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (16.7 times higher than expected), Management Occupations (2.4 times), and Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations (2.02 times).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Sully County, SD, by median earnings, are Business & Financial Operations Occupations ($69,219), Management, Business, & Financial Occupations ($68,906), and Management Occupations ($65,000).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Industries

Employment by Industries

728

2017 Value

± 98

-2.54%

1 Year decline

± 19.6%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Sully County, SD declined at a rate of -2.54%, from 747 employees to 728 employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Sully County, SD, are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (228 people), Construction (75 people), and Retail Trade (73 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Sully County, SD, though some of these residents may live in Sully County, SD and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common industries in Sully County, SD, by number of employees, are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (228 people), Construction (75 people), and Retail Trade (73 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Sully County, SD has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (26.5 times higher than expected), Public Administration (2.06 times), and Wholesale Trade (1.84 times) industries.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Sully County, SD, by median earnings, are Public Administration ($47,813), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($46,818), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting ($46,591).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from South Dakota to other states, or from other states to South Dakota.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $11.8B

  2. $4.58B

  3. $4.53B

In 2015, the top outbound South Dakota product (by dollars) was Cereal grains with $11.8B, followed by Live animals/fish ($4.58B) and Coal-n.e.c. ($4.53B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound South Dakota products.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for South Dakota state.

$66.6B

2020 Value

$92.2B

Projected 2045 Value

38.4% growth

In 2020, total outbound South Dakota trade was $66.6B. This is expected to increase 38.4% to $92.2B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound South Dakota trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from South Dakota to other states, or from other states to South Dakota.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $8.77B

  2. $2.47B

  3. $2.17B

In 2015, the top outbound South Dakota domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Minnesota with $8.77B, followed by Iowa with $2.47B and Nebraska and $2.17B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that South Dakota shares with each state (excluding itself).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health

91% of the population of Sully County, SD has health coverage, with 49.9% on employee plans, 3.45% on Medicaid, 14% on Medicare, 22.9% on non-group plans, and 0.719% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the county of Sully County, SD was $8,933 in 2014. This is a 4.52% increase from the previous year ($8,547).

Primary care physicians in Sully County, SD see 0 patients per year on average, which represents a 0% change from the previous year (0 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 0 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 0 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Oglala Lakota County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (17.1%). Additionally, Ziebach County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (44.5%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

0 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Sully County, SD see an average of 0 patients per year. This represents a 0% change from the previous year (0 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Sully County, SD in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for South Dakota.

$8,933

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,335

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$7,056

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$9,315

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in South Dakota (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.52%, from $8,547 to $8,933.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Coverage

8.99%

Uninsured

49.9%

Employer Coverage

3.45%

Medicaid

14%

Medicare

22.9%

Non-Group

0.719%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Sully County, SD declined by 17.7% from 10.9% to 8.99%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Sully County, SD changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 17.1% prevalence

  2. 16.6% prevalence

  3. 16.4% prevalence

Oglala Lakota County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in South Dakota, at 17.1%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in South Dakota by county over multiple years.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Sully County, SD is home to a population of 1.39k people, from which 100% are citizens. As of 2017, 0% of Sully County, SD residents were born outside of the country (0 people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Sully County, SD is composed of 1.33k White Alone residents (95.5%), 29 Two or More Races residents (2.09%), 21 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (1.51%), 13 Hispanic or Latino residents (0.935%), 0 Asian Alone residents (0%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), 0 Black or African American Alone residents (0%), and 0 Some Other Race Alone residents (0%).

Age

Age by Nativity

N/A

Median Native-Born Age

± N/A

N/A

Median Foreign-Born Age

± N/A

In 2017, the median age of all people in Sully County, SD was 44.9. Native-born citizens, with a median age of N/A, were generally N/A than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of N/A. But people in Sully County, SD are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Sully County, SD residents was 43.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Global Diversity

The PUMS dataset is not available at the County level, so we are showing data for South Dakota.

Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    3,093 ± 1,363 people

  2. Ethiopia

    2,119 ± 1,129 people

  3. China

    1,741 ± 1,023 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of South Dakota was Mexico, the natal country of 3,093 South Dakota residents, followed by Ethiopia with 2,119 and China with 1,741.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Citizenship

100%

2017 Citizenship

99.1%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 100% of Sully County, SD residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Sully County, SD was 99.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Sully County, SD compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    1.33k ± 84

  2. Two or More Races

    29 ± 21

  3. American Indian & Alaska Native Alone

    21 ± 24

In 2017, there were 45.8 times more White Alone residents (1.33k people) in Sully County, SD than any other race or ethnicity. There were 29 Two or More Races and 21 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Sully County, SD as a share of the total population.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    33 ± 24

  2. Gulf War (2001-)

    16 ± 14

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    15 ± 17

Sully County, SD has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.06 times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing & Living

The median property value in Sully County, SD was $122,300 in 2017, which is 0.532 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $122,600 to $122,300, a 0.245% decrease. The homeownership rate in Sully County, SD is 76.9%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Sully County, SD have an average commute time of 12.5 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Sully County, SD is higher than the national average, with an average of 3 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$122,300

2017 Median

± $30,576

$122,600

2016 Median

± $29,688

In 2017, the median property value in Sully County, SD declined from to $122,300 from the previous year's value of $122,600.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Sully County, SD compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Sully County, SD the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$60,694

Median Household Income

± $4,956

601

Number of Households

± 80

In 2017, the median household income of the 601 households in Sully County, SD grew to $60,694 from the previous year's value of $59,800.

The following chart displays the households in Sully County, SD distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Property Taxes

< $800

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Sully County, SD distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Sully County, SD the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

76.9%

2017 Homeownership

76.4%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 76.9% of the housing units in Sully County, SD were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 76.4%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Sully County, SD compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

12.5 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Sully County, SD have a shorter commute time (12.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 1.13% of the workforce in Sully County, SD have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Sully County, SD compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    68.6%

  2. Worked At Home

    14.5%

  3. Carpooled

    8.97%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Sully County, SD was Drove Alone (68.6%), followed by those who Worked At Home (14.5%) and those who Carpooled (8.97%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Transportation

Car Ownership

3 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Sully County, SD distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Sully County, SD have 3 cars, followed by 2 cars.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart