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Beadle County, South Dakota (SD)

County population in 2021: 19,251 (73% urban, 27% rural); it was 17,023 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,703
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,110
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,882
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,463 (it was 2,328 in 2000)
% of renters here:

32%
State:

32%

Land area: 1259 sq. mi.

Water area: 6.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 15 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Beadle County: 77.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (22.6%), Educational, health and social services (22.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 78%
  • Government: 14%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 8%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Beadle County, SD (2021)
    • 14,16973.1%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,16311.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,6588.6%Asian alone
    • 7633.9%Two or more races
    • 2451.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 2061.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1600.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 210.1%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

37.4 years
South Dakota median age:

37.6 years
Males: 9,685  (50.3%)
Females: 9,566  (49.7%)
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Average household size:
Beadle County:

2.0 people
South Dakota:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2021: $58,663 ($30,510 in 1999)
This county:

$58,663
South Dakota:

$66,143

Median contract rent in 2021 for apartments: $629 (lower quartile is $440, upper quartile is $775)
This county:

$629
State:

$722


Estimated median house or condo value in 2021: $140,160 (it was $57,500 in 2000)
Beadle:

$140,160
South Dakota:

$219,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $77,546 - $251,116
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,179
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $471

Institutionalized population: 273

Crime in 2020 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 0
  • Thefts: 6
  • Auto thefts: 0

Crime in 2019 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 3
  • Thefts: 3
  • Auto thefts: 1
Beadle County, SD map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2021: 63 buildings, average cost: $239,100
  • 2020: 7 buildings, average cost: $208,100
  • 2019: 11 buildings, average cost: $208,000
  • 2018: 17 buildings, average cost: $198,400
  • 2017: 18 buildings, average cost: $179,900
  • 2016: 19 buildings, average cost: $145,200
  • 2015: 20 buildings, average cost: $375,100
  • 2014: 23 buildings, average cost: $178,700
  • 2013: 22 buildings, average cost: $143,100
  • 2012: 32 buildings, average cost: $159,900
  • 2011: 30 buildings, average cost: $164,600
  • 2010: 31 buildings, average cost: $142,700
  • 2009: 39 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2008: 41 buildings, average cost: $151,000
  • 2007: 27 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2006: 52 buildings, average cost: $149,100
  • 2005: 49 buildings, average cost: $151,600
  • 2004: 27 buildings, average cost: $132,900
  • 2003: 26 buildings, average cost: $141,900
  • 2002: 48 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2001: 20 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2000: 29 buildings, average cost: $103,200
  • 1999: 28 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 1997: 25 buildings, average cost: $89,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Beadle, SD residents
Average permit cost in Beadle, SD
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2021: $1,913 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2021: $1,342 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Beadle, SD in 2021
Distribution of house value in Beadle, SD in 2021
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Beadle, SD in 2021
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2021: 12.0%
Beadle County:

12.0%
South Dakota:

12.3%
(9.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.8% for Black residents, 15.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.9% for American Indian residents, 37.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 19.0% for other race residents, 7.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2021: 37.4 years old
(Males: 37.9 years old, Females: 36.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.7 years old, Black residents: 35.7 years old, American Indian residents: 41.0 years old, Asian residents: 29.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 19.3 years old, Other race residents: 20.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Beadle County is $404 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $704 a month.

Cities in this county include: Huron, Wolsey, Wessington, Cavour, Yale, Hitchcock, Morningside, Broadland, Virgil.

Beadle County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Lake: Lake Hendricks (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Hancock County, Maine , Carver County, Minnesota , Dodge County, Minnesota , Deuel County , Lincoln County, Minnesota , Rice County, Minnesota .

Unemployment in March 2023:
Here:

1.6%
South Dakota:

1.8%

Unemployment by year in Beadle, SD
County total employment by year in Beadle, SD
County average yearly wages by year in Beadle, SD

Current college students: 517
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 85.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 25.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,119 (38.9% naturalized citizens)

Beadle County:

11.0%
Whole state:

3.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,1822010 or later
  • 6762000 to 2009
  • 731990 to 1999
  • 91980 to 1989
  • 271970 to 1979
  • 94Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 92.6%

Beadle County marital status for males Beadle County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,144
  • One, attached: 374
  • Two: 129
  • 3 or 4: 337
  • 5 to 9: 296
  • 10 to 19: 366
  • 20 to 49: 272
  • 50 or more: 111
  • Mobile homes: 525

Housing units in Beadle County with a mortgage: 2,649 (140 second mortgage, 3 home equity loan, 86 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

97.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Beadle County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,46314
Evangelical Protestant3,53122
Catholic2,2352
Other2232
None6,946-
Beadle County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Beadle County:

3.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Beadle County:

8.28 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 14
This county:

8.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Beadle County:

8.2%
South Dakota:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Beadle County:

29.9%
State:

27.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.3%
State:

14.9%

Agriculture in Beadle County:

Average size of farms: 1112 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $133,774
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $82.66
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 63.36%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $125,913
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 53.32%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.92%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $126,196
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.93%
Average age of principal farm operators: 52 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.37
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.09%
Corn for grain: 103065 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 38718 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 159646 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Beadle County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below South Dakota state average. It is 25052839.7 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one injury recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/21/1968, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured one person

Earthquake activity:

Beadle County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above South Dakota state average. It is 169% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 610.9 miles away from Beadle County center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 58.2 miles away from the county center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 139.4 miles away from the county center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 117.7 miles away from the county center
On 10/25/1990 at 06:25:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 43.6 miles away from Beadle County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 130.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • South Dakota Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4527, Natural disaster type: Other
  • South Dakota Severe Winter Storm, Snowstorm, And Flooding, Incident Period: March 13, 2019 - April 26, 2019, FEMA Id: 4440, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm, Flood
  • South Dakota Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 19, 2013 to June 30, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4137: August 02, 2013, FEMA Id: 4137, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • South Dakota Flooding, Incident Period: March 11, 2011 to July 22, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1984: May 13, 2011, FEMA Id: 1984, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • South Dakota Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: July 21, 2010 to July 30, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1938: September 23, 2010, FEMA Id: 1938, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • South Dakota Flooding, Incident Period: March 10, 2010 to June 20, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1915: May 13, 2010, FEMA Id: 1915, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • South Dakota Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2007 to June 08, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1702: May 22, 2007, FEMA Id: 1702, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • South Dakota Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: November 27, 2005 to November 29, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1620: December 20, 2005, FEMA Id: 1620, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • South Dakota Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: September 06, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3234: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3234, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • South Dakota Severe Storms, Incident Period: March 01, 2001 to April 30, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1375: May 17, 2001, FEMA Id: 1375, Natural disaster type: Storm
  • 8 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Beadle County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2021 - Beadle

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,107 (79.0%)
  • Carpooled: 664 (7.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 153 (1.7%)
  • Walked: 339 (3.8%)
  • Worked at home: 637 (7.1%)
Class of Workers in 2021
Most common industries in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2021


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common occupations in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2021


  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2021


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Guatemala (31%)
  • Burma (28%)
  • Oceania, n.e.c. (12%)
  • Philippines (4%)
  • Dominican Republic (4%)
  • Thailand (4%)
  • Laos (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Beadle County


  • German (37%)
  • American (7%)
  • Norwegian (6%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • English (4%)
  • Dutch (1%)
  • European (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Beadle County, South Dakota in 2010:

  • 262 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 190 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 64 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 57 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 26 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 21 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Beadle County, South Dakota in 2000:

  • 188 people in nursing homes
  • 53 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 47 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 42 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 28 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 28 people in other group homes
  • 16 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2020 was $69,136.

4.73% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($45,723 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.73%
South Dakota average:

8.18%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.19% relocated from other counties in South Dakota ($17,437 average AGI)
2.54% relocated from other states ($28,283 average AGI)
Beadle County:

2.54%
South Dakota average:

4.11%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from Minnehaha County, SD  0.32% ($25,348 average AGI)
from Brown County, SD  0.30% ($34,273)


5.78% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($46,175 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
South Dakota average:

7.42%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.63% relocated to other counties in South Dakota ($30,342 average AGI)
2.15% relocated to other states ($15,833 average AGI)
Beadle County:

2.15%
South Dakota average:

3.31%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Minnehaha County, SD  0.76% ($33,232 average AGI)
to Lincoln County, SD  0.33% ($74,750)
to Brown County, SD  0.27% ($32,550)

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2009: 12.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2010 to 2019: 10.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Beadle County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 15.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Beadle County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Beadle County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Beadle County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Beadle County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Beadle County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Beadle County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,428 (2,984 aged, 444 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 293 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Beadle County, South Dakota in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (384)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (252)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (136)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (117)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (88)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (64)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (12)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.23
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9,351
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 380
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 46,988

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,176
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,478
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 25

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 47
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 120

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 31

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 193.5. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 19,251
  • Male householders: 4,255 (1,357 living alone), Female householders: 3,595 (1,157 living alone)
  • 4,042 spouses (4,042 opposite-sex spouses), 701 unmarried partners, (701 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 5,703 children (5,221 natural, 80 adopted, 408 stepchildren), 130 grandchildren, 31 brothers or sisters, 257 parents, 0 foster children, 72 other relatives, 103 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 508

Size of family households: 2,344 2-persons, 892 3-persons, 765 4-persons, 577 5-persons, 319 6-persons, 164 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,515 1-person, 224 2-persons, 35 3-persons, 5 4-persons.

3,976 married couples with children.
1,174 single-parent households (674 men, 500 women).

85.5% of residents of Beadle speak English at home.
6.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (72% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
7.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (8% speak English very well, 63% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (77% speak English very well, 23% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $164,752,000 ($10,264 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $6,553,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $47,403,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $22,608,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $30,150,000
Federal grants: $31,184,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,323,000 ($53,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $29,084,000 ($5,345,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $805,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,564,000
Federal Government insurance: $62,054,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 944
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 996
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

48 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +33
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+5 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,092
Here -69 per 1000 residents
State -1 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Beadle County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.00 millions of gallons per day (37% from ground, 64% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.7
State:

4.1

Year house built in Beadle County, South Dakota
  • Year house built in Beadle County, South Dakota
  • 02020 or later
  • 7362010 to 2019
  • 5932000 to 2009
  • 9491990 to 1999
  • 6331980 to 1989
  • 1,0301970 to 1979
  • 6821960 to 1969
  • 1,0041950 to 1959
  • 7161940 to 1949
  • 2,1431939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Beadle County, South Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Beadle County, South Dakota
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Beadle County, South Dakota
  • 681 room
  • 542 rooms
  • 1363 rooms
  • 4444 rooms
  • 9025 rooms
  • 9786 rooms
  • 8967 rooms
  • 7068 rooms
  • 1,3049+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Beadle County, South Dakota
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Beadle County, South Dakota
  • 1731 room
  • 2952 rooms
  • 6073 rooms
  • 5794 rooms
  • 3125 rooms
  • 866 rooms
  • 1227 rooms
  • 558 rooms
  • 1299+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Beadle County, South Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Beadle County, South Dakota
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Beadle County, South Dakota
  • 134no bedroom
  • 1371 bedroom
  • 1,4152 bedrooms
  • 2,0473 bedrooms
  • 1,2674 bedrooms
  • 5525+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Beadle County, South Dakota
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Beadle County, South Dakota
  • 236no bedroom
  • 6821 bedroom
  • 8652 bedrooms
  • 4633 bedrooms
  • 624 bedrooms
  • 655+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Beadle County, South Dakota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Beadle County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Beadle County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 63no vehicle
  • 1,0531 vehicle
  • 2,1042 vehicles
  • 1,1013 vehicles
  • 7614 vehicles
  • 3955+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Beadle County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Beadle County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 430no vehicle
  • 1,0161 vehicle
  • 6092 vehicles
  • 2243 vehicles
  • 744 vehicles
  • 145+ vehicles

86.3% of Beadle County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 49% lived in South Dakota.

Beadle County:

86.3%
State average:

85.3%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 12,140
  • Other state: 4,792
  • Northeast: 267
  • Midwest: 2,698
  • South: 819
  • West: 996
Year householders moved into unit in Beadle County, SD
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Beadle County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 56.5%Utility gas
  • 23.8%Electricity
  • 15.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 66.8%Electricity
  • 22.4%Utility gas
  • 8.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Other fuel
  • 0.8%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 602
Here:

25.2%
South Dakota:

12.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 166
Here:

19.8%
South Dakota:

7.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 8
Here:

1.9%
South Dakota:

17.1%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Beadle County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $882,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,951,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,263,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $768,000
    Police Protection: $618,000
    General - Other: $540,000
    Financial Administration: $416,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $321,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $235,000
    General Public Buildings: $230,000
    Central Staff Services: $158,000
    Health - Other: $91,000
    Parks and Recreation: $42,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $17,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $14,000
    General Local Government Support: $9,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $30,000
    General Revenue - Other: $20,000
    Special Assessments: $6,000
    Rents: $6,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,772,000
    General Local Government Support: $205,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,311,000
    Other License: $5,000
    Other: $3,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,000

Beadle County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $882,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,951,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,263,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $768,000
    Police Protection: $618,000
    General - Other: $540,000
    Financial Administration: $416,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $321,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $235,000
    General Public Buildings: $230,000
    Central Staff Services: $158,000
    Health - Other: $91,000
    Parks and Recreation: $42,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $17,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $14,000
    General Local Government Support: $9,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $30,000
    General Revenue - Other: $20,000
    Special Assessments: $6,000
    Rents: $6,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,772,000
    General Local Government Support: $205,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,311,000
    Other License: $5,000
    Other: $3,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,000

Beadle County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $882,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,951,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,263,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $768,000
    Police Protection: $618,000
    General - Other: $540,000
    Financial Administration: $416,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $321,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $235,000
    General Public Buildings: $230,000
    Central Staff Services: $158,000
    Health - Other: $91,000
    Parks and Recreation: $42,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $17,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $14,000
    General Local Government Support: $9,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $30,000
    General Revenue - Other: $20,000
    Special Assessments: $6,000
    Rents: $6,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,772,000
    General Local Government Support: $205,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,311,000
    Other License: $5,000
    Other: $3,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,000

Beadle County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $882,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,951,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,263,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $768,000
    Police Protection: $618,000
    General - Other: $540,000
    Financial Administration: $416,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $321,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $235,000
    General Public Buildings: $230,000
    Central Staff Services: $158,000
    Health - Other: $91,000
    Parks and Recreation: $42,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $17,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $14,000
    General Local Government Support: $9,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $30,000
    General Revenue - Other: $20,000
    Special Assessments: $6,000
    Rents: $6,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,772,000
    General Local Government Support: $205,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,311,000
    Other License: $5,000
    Other: $3,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 326
  • Number of aged recipients: 54
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 272
  • Number of recipients under 18: 44
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 192
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 90
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 152
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 120
Most common first names in Beadle County, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John14478.4 years
Mary12780.3 years
William10978.7 years
Robert9573.3 years
George8477.9 years
Anna7584.8 years
Donald7172.2 years
Edward7078.4 years
James7075.0 years
Fred6179.8 years
Most common last names in Beadle County, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hofer7980.0 years
Johnson7974.4 years
Tschetter6079.8 years
Anderson6078.3 years
Peterson5477.8 years
Gross4579.6 years
Smith4478.0 years
Wipf4077.8 years
Olson3680.1 years
Decker3380.7 years
Businesses in Beadle County, SD
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Kmart1
Advance Auto Parts1La-Z-Boy2
Best Western1Lane Furniture2
Burger King1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Chevrolet1Maurices1
Comfort Inn1McDonald's1
Curves1New Balance1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1Slumberland1
FedEx1Super 81
Ford1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS3
Jones New York1Walmart1