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Grant County, South Dakota (SD)

County population in 2016: 7,352 (45% urban, 55% rural); it was 7,847 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,355
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,060
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,412
Renter-occupied apartments: 674 (it was 704 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

32%

Land area: 683 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 11 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Grant County: 77.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (42.0%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (17.8%), Educational, health and social services (10.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 33%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 67%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Grant County, SD (2017)
    • 6,88787.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2343.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1471.9%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 340.4%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 160.2%Two or more races
    • 30.04%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

44.1 years
South Dakota median age:

36.9 years
Males: 3,795  (51.6%)
Females: 3,557  (48.4%)
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Average household size:
Grant County:

2.0 people
South Dakota:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $58,802 ($33,088 in 1999)
This county:

$58,802
South Dakota:

$56,521

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $486 (lower quartile is $345, upper quartile is $603)
This county:

$486
State:

$621


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $136,471 (it was $60,500 in 2000)
Grant:

$136,471
South Dakota:

$167,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $67,632 - $188,489
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,097
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $422

Institutionalized population: 18
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 1998: 24 buildings, average cost: $94,600
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $101,400
  • 2000: 19 buildings, average cost: $110,100
  • 2001: 23 buildings, average cost: $110,800
  • 2002: 35 buildings, average cost: $110,900
  • 2003: 24 buildings, average cost: $110,900
  • 2004: 29 buildings, average cost: $122,200
  • 2005: 24 buildings, average cost: $134,400
  • 2006: 24 buildings, average cost: $146,600
  • 2007: 24 buildings, average cost: $139,900
  • 2008: 22 buildings, average cost: $156,500
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $134,300
  • 2011: 12 buildings, average cost: $255,800
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $313,300
  • 2013: 28 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2014: 18 buildings, average cost: $153,100
  • 2015: 17 buildings, average cost: $237,500
  • 2016: 11 buildings, average cost: $114,600
  • 2017: 25 buildings, average cost: $207,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Grant, SD residents
Average permit cost in Grant, SD
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,425 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,196 (0.9%)

Distribution of median household income in Grant, SD in 2017
Distribution of house value in Grant, SD in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Grant, SD in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.2%
Grant County:

7.2%
South Dakota:

13.0%
(6.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 89.7% for Black residents, 1.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.8% for American Indian residents, 12.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 44.1 years old
(Males: 43.0 years old, Females: 46.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.6 years old, Black residents: 22.0 years old, American Indian residents: 37.4 years old, Asian residents: 51.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 41.1 years old, Other race residents: 40.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Grant County is $377 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $654 a month.

Cities in this county include: Milbank, Big Stone City, Revillo, Stockholm, La Bolt, Strandburg, Marvin, Twin Brooks, Albee.

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

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Neighboring counties: Anoka County, Minnesota , Door County, Wisconsin , Grand Traverse County, Michigan , Hand County , Washington County, Oregon .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
South Dakota:

3.1%

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

Current college students: 119
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 300 (3.8% naturalized citizens)

Grant County:

4.1%
Whole state:

3.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 42010 or later
  • 2022000 to 2009
  • 281990 to 1999
  • 101980 to 1989
  • 21970 to 1979
  • 44Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 84.3%

Grant County marital status for males Grant County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,055
  • One, attached: 70
  • Two: 12
  • 3 or 4: 101
  • 5 to 9: 97
  • 10 to 19: 20
  • 20 or more: 82
  • Mobile homes: 202

Housing units in Grant County with a mortgage: 1,422 (21 second mortgage, 148 home equity loan, 1 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,259

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

55.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Grant County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,8243
Mainline Protestant2,57211
Evangelical Protestant2,39110
None--
Grant 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: 2
Grant County:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

1.40 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Grant County:

5.59 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 11
This county:

15.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Grant County:

9.2%
South Dakota:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Grant County:

27.2%
State:

27.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.6%
State:

14.9%

Agriculture in Grant County:

Average size of farms: 639 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $149,956
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $174.27
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 52.16%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $112,667
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 64.39%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $108,022
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 87.77%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.57
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 17.45%
Corn for grain: 56516 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 28374 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 94163 harvested acres
Vegetables: 54 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Grant County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below South Dakota state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.6 miles away from Grant County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 39.3 miles away from the county center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 148.7 miles away from the county center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 683.9 miles away from the county center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.2 miles away from Grant County center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 199.5 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 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 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 Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 20, 2010 to January 26, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1887: March 10, 2010, FEMA Id: 1887, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 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
  • South Dakota Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: February 03, 1997 to May 24, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1173: April 07, 1997, FEMA Id: 1173, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • South Dakota Severe Winter Storms/Blizzards, Incident Period: January 03, 1997 to January 31, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1156: January 10, 1997, FEMA Id: 1156, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Blizzard
  • South Dakota Ice Storms, Incident Period: October 22, 1995 to October 24, 1995, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1075: January 05, 1996, FEMA Id: 1075, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Grant County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Grant

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,549 (79.9%)
  • Carpooled: 507 (11.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 3 (0.1%)
  • Bicycle: 11 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 153 (3.4%)
  • Worked at home: 189 (4.3%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (64%)
  • Somalia (12%)
  • Canada (10%)
  • Netherlands (3%)
  • Italy (2%)
  • Guatemala (2%)
  • Denmark (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Grant County


  • German (47%)
  • Norwegian (8%)
  • American (8%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • Swedish (2%)
  • Polish (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

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

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

  • 122 people in nursing homes
  • 81 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 24 people in other group homes
  • 5 people in other types of correctional institutions

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

  • 77 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 14 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 9 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 4 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $61,293.

5.20% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,642 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.20%
South Dakota average:

7.74%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.91% relocated from other counties in South Dakota ($23,283 average AGI)
2.29% relocated from other states ($21,358 average AGI)
Grant County:

2.29%
South Dakota average:

3.70%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Codington County, SD  0.92% ($31,071 average AGI)


5.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,497 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
South Dakota average:

7.66%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.30% relocated to other counties in South Dakota ($28,540 average AGI)
2.02% relocated to other states ($17,957 average AGI)
Grant County:

2.02%
South Dakota average:

3.63%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Codington County, SD  0.78% ($31,708 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.4

Births per 1000 population in Grant County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Grant County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Grant County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Grant County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Grant County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Grant County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Grant County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Grant County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Grant County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,552 (1,401 aged, 151 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 138 (9%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Grant County, South Dakota in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (169)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (96)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (79)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (64)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (57)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (42)
  • Congestive heart failure (27)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (27)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (26)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (24)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 13.16
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8,950
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 329
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 17,689

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 772
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,490
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 41

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 37
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 108

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 27

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,352
  • In family households: 5,882 (1,220 male householders, 963 female householders)
    1,812 spouses, 1,628 children (1,597 natural, 16 adopted, 29 stepchildren), 58 grandchildren, 2 brothers or sisters, 6 parents, 19 other relatives, 119 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,312 (697 male householders (571 living alone)), 438 female householders (389 living alone)), 184 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 152

Size of family households: 1,157 2-persons, 452 3-persons, 411 4-persons, 129 5-persons, 17 6-persons, 29 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 956 1-person, 156 2-persons, 10 3-persons.

1,288 married couples with children.
228 single-parent households (60 men, 168 women).

94.9% of residents of Grant speak English at home.
3.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 41% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
1.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% speak English very well, 19% speak English well).
0.8% of residents speak other language at home (78% speak English very well, 22% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $58,655,000 ($7,720 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $7,076,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $20,350,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $10,701,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $10,505,000
Federal grants: $7,950,000
Federal procurement contracts: $608,000 ($24,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $8,541,000 ($6,376,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $414,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $5,427,000
Federal Government insurance: $36,136,000

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

Births: 409
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 497
Here:

67 per 1000 residents
State:

48 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +20
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+5 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -384
Here -52 per 1000 residents
State -1 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Grant County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.56 millions of gallons per day (13% from ground, 87% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.2

Year house built in Grant County, South Dakota
  • Year house built in Grant County, South Dakota
  • 252014 or later
  • 302010 to 2013
  • 3182000 to 2009
  • 3111990 to 1999
  • 2161980 to 1989
  • 6941970 to 1979
  • 3131960 to 1969
  • 3841950 to 1959
  • 2611940 to 1949
  • 1,0071939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Grant County, South Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Grant County, South Dakota
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Grant County, South Dakota
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 313 rooms
  • 2284 rooms
  • 5015 rooms
  • 5086 rooms
  • 3607 rooms
  • 4318 rooms
  • 6259+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Grant County, South Dakota
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Grant County, South Dakota
  • 01 room
  • 472 rooms
  • 683 rooms
  • 1534 rooms
  • 1755 rooms
  • 696 rooms
  • 437 rooms
  • 248 rooms
  • 519+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Grant County, South Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Grant County, South Dakota
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Grant County, South Dakota
  • 0no bedroom
  • 761 bedroom
  • 4922 bedrooms
  • 1,2523 bedrooms
  • 5944 bedrooms
  • 2465+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Grant County, South Dakota
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Grant County, South Dakota
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1511 bedroom
  • 2022 bedrooms
  • 1743 bedrooms
  • 744 bedrooms
  • 285+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Grant County, South Dakota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Grant County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Grant County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 13no vehicle
  • 5901 vehicle
  • 1,0092 vehicles
  • 5963 vehicles
  • 3204 vehicles
  • 1605+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Grant County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Grant County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 66no vehicle
  • 2561 vehicle
  • 1542 vehicles
  • 1403 vehicles
  • 304 vehicles
  • 165+ vehicles

90.3% of Grant County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 56% lived in South Dakota.

Grant County:

90.3%
State average:

84.5%

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

  • This state: 4,275
  • Other state: 2,740
  • Northeast: 54
  • Midwest: 2,316
  • South: 131
  • West: 174
Year householders moved into unit in Grant County, SD
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Grant County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 44.4%Utility gas
  • 29.8%Electricity
  • 16.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.9%Wood
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 46.3%Electricity
  • 40.3%Utility gas
  • 7.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 85
Here:

11.5%
South Dakota:

8.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 18
Here:

4.8%
South Dakota:

7.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1
Here:

3.3%
South Dakota:

15.9%

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

Grant County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $231,000
    Regular Highways: $119,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,954,000
    Financial Administration: $898,000
    Police Protection: $491,000
    General - Other: $321,000
    Libraries: $294,000
    General Public Buildings: $277,000
    Correctional Institutions: $265,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $260,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $218,000
    Central Staff Services: $209,000
    Health - Other: $143,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $41,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $26,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $193,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,600,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,600,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,047,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $826,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $221,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $65,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $46,000
    Interest Earnings: $42,000
    Rents: $15,000
    General Revenue - Other: $13,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $7,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,825,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,956,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,382,000
    Other: $150,000
    General Local Government Support: $78,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,973,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $194,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $3,000

Grant County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $231,000
    Regular Highways: $119,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,954,000
    Financial Administration: $898,000
    Police Protection: $491,000
    General - Other: $321,000
    Libraries: $294,000
    General Public Buildings: $277,000
    Correctional Institutions: $265,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $260,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $218,000
    Central Staff Services: $209,000
    Health - Other: $143,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $41,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $26,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $193,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,600,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,600,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,047,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $826,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $221,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $65,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $46,000
    Interest Earnings: $42,000
    Rents: $15,000
    General Revenue - Other: $13,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $7,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,825,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,956,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,382,000
    Other: $150,000
    General Local Government Support: $78,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,973,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $194,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $3,000

Grant County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $231,000
    Regular Highways: $119,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,954,000
    Financial Administration: $898,000
    Police Protection: $491,000
    General - Other: $321,000
    Libraries: $294,000
    General Public Buildings: $277,000
    Correctional Institutions: $265,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $260,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $218,000
    Central Staff Services: $209,000
    Health - Other: $143,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $41,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $26,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $193,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,600,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,600,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,047,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $826,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $221,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $65,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $46,000
    Interest Earnings: $42,000
    Rents: $15,000
    General Revenue - Other: $13,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $7,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,825,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,956,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,382,000
    Other: $150,000
    General Local Government Support: $78,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,973,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $194,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $3,000

Grant County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $231,000
    Regular Highways: $119,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,954,000
    Financial Administration: $898,000
    Police Protection: $491,000
    General - Other: $321,000
    Libraries: $294,000
    General Public Buildings: $277,000
    Correctional Institutions: $265,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $260,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $218,000
    Central Staff Services: $209,000
    Health - Other: $143,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $41,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $26,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $193,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,600,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,600,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,047,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $826,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $221,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $65,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $46,000
    Interest Earnings: $42,000
    Rents: $15,000
    General Revenue - Other: $13,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $7,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,825,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,956,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,382,000
    Other: $150,000
    General Local Government Support: $78,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,973,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $194,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $3,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 86
  • Number of aged recipients: 27
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 59
  • Number of recipients under 18: 11
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 41
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 34
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 48
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 26
Most common first names in Grant County, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John10979.3 years
William8979.1 years
Mary7682.7 years
James5873.2 years
Anna5685.5 years
Walter5177.6 years
Helen4983.8 years
Henry4981.9 years
George4778.8 years
Charles4678.9 years
Most common last names in Grant County, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson6281.9 years
Anderson5384.2 years
Angerhofer4478.9 years
Smith3575.5 years
Boerger3477.4 years
Trapp3381.9 years
Peterson3378.7 years
Dockter3179.0 years
Schmidt3183.9 years
Storm3081.7 years
Businesses in Grant County, SD
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1Lane Furniture1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
FedEx2RadioShack1
Ford1Subway1
Hardee's1Super 81
Jones New York1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1UPS2