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Hutchinson County, South Dakota (SD)

County population in 2016: 7,386 (all rural); it was 8,075 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 917
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,403
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,514
Renter-occupied apartments: 610 (it was 676 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

32%

Land area: 813 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 9 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hutchinson County: 76.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (54.7%), Educational, health and social services (16.1%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 24%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 71%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Hutchinson County, South Dakota:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (95.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.0%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (1.9%)
Median resident age:  44.6 years
South Dakota median age:  36.8 years
Males: 3,704  (50.2%)
Females: 3,682  (49.8%)
Average household size:
Hutchinson County:

2.0 people
South Dakota:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $49,528 ($30,026 in 1999)

This county:

$49,528
South Dakota:

$54,467

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $424 (lower quartile is $316, upper quartile is $524)
This county:

$424
State:

$601


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $81,500 (it was $47,100 in 2000)
Hutchinson:

$81,500
South Dakota:

$160,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $49,417 - $163,917
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $985
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $397

Institutionalized population: 236

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 0
  • Thefts: 0
  • Auto thefts: 0
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $166,600
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $221,300
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $216,600
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $230,600
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $209,700
  • 2013: 12 buildings, average cost: $240,000
  • 2014: 18 buildings, average cost: $199,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,442 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,384 (1.7%)

Hutchinson County household income distribution in 2009 Hutchinson County home values distribution Hutchinson County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.7%
Hutchinson County:

12.7%
South Dakota:

13.3%
(11.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 93.4% for American Indian residents, 6.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 44.6 years old
(Males: 42.5 years old, Females: 47.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.7 years old, Black residents: 6.4 years old, American Indian residents: 23.1 years old, Asian residents: 30.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.8 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Hutchinson County is $368 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $620 a month.

Cities in this county include: Parkston, Freeman, Menno, Tripp, Dimock, Olivet, Kaylor, Milltown.

Hutchinson 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:

Notable locations in Hutchinson County: Paxton (A), Fort Randall Historic Site (B), Hilltop Drive-In (C), Mulehead Ranch (D), Milks Camp (E), Spring Valley Township Hall (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hutchinson County include: Peace Church (A), Saint Francis of Xavier Church (B), Ponca Creek Church (C), Gospel Tabernacle Church (D), Fairmont Church (E), Saint Francis Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bethelhem Cemetery (1), Trinity Lutheran Cemetery (2), Lucas Cemetery (3), Dallas Cemetery (4), Zion Lutheran Cemetery (5), Herrick Cemetery (6), Dixon Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Fairfax Lake (A), Lake Burch (B), Oscar Micheaux Reservoir (C), Herrick Lake (D), Indian Lake (E), Haisch Lake (F), Bonesteel Lake (G), Star Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: East Branch Bull Creek (A), Dry Creek (B), Coon Creek (C), Burnt Rock Creek (D), Blue Eyes Creek (E), Landing Creek (F), Oscar Micheaux Creek (G), Hay Creek (H), Sand Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Hutchinson County include: Randall Creek Recreation Area (1), South Scalp Creek Recreation Area (2), South Shore Recreation Area (3), Milks Camp Park (4), South Wheeler Recreation Area (5), Whetstone Bay Recreation Area (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Lincoln County, Maine , Cherry County, Nebraska , Lewis County, New York , Keya Paha County, Nebraska , Mitchell County, Iowa .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.5%
South Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 139
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 86.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 88 (6.3% naturalized citizens)

Hutchinson County:

1.2%
Whole state:

3.6%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 63
  • 2000 to 2009: 11
  • 1990 to 1999: 11
  • 1980 to 1989: 2
  • 1970 to 1979: 5
  • Before 1970: 41
Note: State values scaled to Hutchinson County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 77.0%

Hutchinson County marital status for males Hutchinson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,019
  • One, attached: 14
  • Two: 12
  • 3 or 4: 74
  • 5 to 9: 71
  • 10 to 19: 41
  • 20 to 49: 72
  • 50 or more: 11
  • Mobile homes: 72

Housing units in Hutchinson County with a mortgage: 673 (25 second mortgage, 37 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,484

Here:

99.9% with mortgage
State:

56.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Hutchinson County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,19428
Catholic1,2543
Mainline Protestant9695
Other1-
None925-
Hutchinson 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
Hutchinson County:

6.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Hutchinson County:

8.19 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

10.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Hutchinson County:

8.4%
South Dakota:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Hutchinson County:

28.0%
State:

27.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

21.7%
State:

14.9%

Agriculture in Hutchinson County:

Average size of farms: 658 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $128,954
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $120.98
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 55.30%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $113,231
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 72.38%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.43%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $130,154
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.32%
Average age of principal farm operators: 52 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.23
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 3.44%
Corn for grain: 136419 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 6417 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 154308 harvested acres
Vegetables: 13 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Hutchinson County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below South Dakota state average. It is 2987153.8 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 9 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/27/1959, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hutchinson County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 66% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 103.2 miles away from Hutchinson County center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 647.9 miles away from the county center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.1 miles away from the county center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 182.1 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 48.5 miles away from Hutchinson County center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 401.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • South Dakota Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: April 08, 2013 to April 10, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4115: May 10, 2013, FEMA Id: 4115, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • 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 Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 02, 2008 to June 12, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1774: July 09, 2008, FEMA Id: 1774, Natural disaster type: Storm, 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/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
  • 8 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Hutchinson County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Liberia (39%)
  • Mexico (30%)
  • Canada (8%)
  • Guatemala (6%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (5%)
  • Belarus (3%)
  • Germany (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Hutchinson County (%):

  • German (63%)
  • American (6%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • Norwegian (1%)
  • Czech (1%)
  • European (1%)

Hutchinson County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,288 (68.8%)
  • Carpooled: 182 (5.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 21 (0.6%)
  • Bicycle: 79 (2.4%)
  • Walked: 333 (10.0%)
  • Worked at home: 406 (12.2%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

293 people in nursing homes
34 people in unknown juvenile institutions

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

  • 596 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 202 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 34 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $49,959.

4.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,646 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.66%
South Dakota average:

7.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.19% relocated from other counties in South Dakota ($24,938 average AGI)
1.47% relocated from other states ($9,708 average AGI)
Hutchinson County:

1.47%
South Dakota average:

3.76%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Davison County, SD  0.54% ($52,200 average AGI)
from Minnehaha County, SD  0.54% ($21,800)
from Turner County, SD  0.47% ($48,462)
from Yankton County, SD  0.36% ($21,500)


5.34% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,873 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.34%
South Dakota average:

7.77%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.06% relocated to other counties in South Dakota ($24,947 average AGI)
1.28% relocated to other states ($7,927 average AGI)
Hutchinson County:

1.28%
South Dakota average:

3.55%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Davison County, SD  0.78% ($27,727 average AGI)
to Minnehaha County, SD  0.46% ($34,615)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.6

Births per 1000 population in Hutchinson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 15.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Hutchinson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.6

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Hutchinson County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Hutchinson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Hutchinson County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,949 (1,833 aged, 116 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 196 (13%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (260)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (114)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (108)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (105)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (69)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (53)
  • Unspecified dementia (47)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (43)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (37)
  • Congestive heart failure (36)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 26.07
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 12,643
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 2,398
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 55,370

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 818
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,834
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 26

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 25
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 13

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 13

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,386
  • In family households: 5,850 (1,042 male householders, 867 female householders)
    1,588 spouses, 2,112 children (1,911 natural, 54 adopted, 145 stepchildren), 30 grandchildren, 32 brothers or sisters, 30 parents, 40 other relatives, 86 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,027 (478 male householders (436 living alone)), 483 female householders (476 living alone)), 64 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 500

Size of family households: 1,101 2-persons, 279 3-persons, 287 4-persons, 177 5-persons, 34 6-persons, 27 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 913 1-person, 52 2-persons.

1,276 married couples with children.
353 single-parent households (118 men, 235 women).

95.1% of residents of Hutchinson speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 22% speak English not well).
3.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 18% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $56,858,000 ($7,411 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,447,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $21,287,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $11,572,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $11,484,000
Federal grants: $7,618,000
Federal procurement contracts: $584,000 ($54,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,312,000 ($1,959,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,062,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,422,000
Federal Government insurance: $60,671,000

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

Births: 450
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 681
Here:

90 per 1000 residents
State:

48 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +4
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+5 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -256
Here -34 per 1000 residents
State -1 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Hutchinson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.09 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.0
State:

6.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.2
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 25
  • 2010 to 2013: 25
  • 2000 to 2009: 141
  • 1990 to 1999: 202
  • 1980 to 1989: 202
  • 1970 to 1979: 414
  • 1960 to 1969: 370
  • 1950 to 1959: 473
  • 1940 to 1949: 211
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,282
Note: State values scaled to Hutchinson population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Hutchinson County, South Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Hutchinson County population
  • 1 room: 9
  • 2 rooms: 5
  • 3 rooms: 35
  • 4 rooms: 155
  • 5 rooms: 359
  • 6 rooms: 371
  • 7 rooms: 297
  • 8 rooms: 340
  • 9+ rooms: 594
  • 1 room: 73
  • 2 rooms: 32
  • 3 rooms: 94
  • 4 rooms: 78
  • 5 rooms: 121
  • 6 rooms: 124
  • 7 rooms: 73
  • 8 rooms: 64
  • 9+ rooms: 67
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Hutchinson County, South Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Hutchinson County population
  • no bedroom: 8
  • 1 bedroom: 67
  • 2 bedrooms: 483
  • 3 bedrooms: 796
  • 4 bedrooms: 505
  • 5+ bedrooms: 300
  • no bedroom: 68
  • 1 bedroom: 112
  • 2 bedrooms: 206
  • 3 bedrooms: 163
  • 4 bedrooms: 110
  • 5+ bedrooms: 55
Cars and other vehicles available in Hutchinson County, South Dakota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Hutchinson County population
  • no vehicle: 39
  • 1 vehicle: 391
  • 2 vehicles: 767
  • 3 vehicles: 537
  • 4 vehicles: 246
  • 5+ vehicles: 178
  • no vehicle: 86
  • 1 vehicle: 350
  • 2 vehicles: 187
  • 3 vehicles: 54
  • 4 vehicles: 29
  • 5+ vehicles: 4

90% of Hutchinson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 25% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in South Dakota.

Hutchinson County:

89.6%
State average:

84.4%

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

  • This state: 5,824
  • Other state: 1,446
  • Northeast: 128
  • Midwest: 810
  • South: 161
  • West: 353

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Hutchinson County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (32.0%)
  • Electricity (32.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (14.8%)
  • Other fuel (2.5%)
  • Wood (0.6%)
  • No fuel used (0.3%)
  • Electricity (49.9%)
  • Utility gas (21.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.0%)
  • No fuel used (3.9%)
  • Wood (0.8%)
  • Other fuel (0.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 23
Here:

3.3%
South Dakota:

9.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 33
Here:

6.8%
South Dakota:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 25
Here:

16.6%
South Dakota:

15.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Hutchinson County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,102,000
    Financial Administration: $320,000
    General - Other: $245,000
    Police Protection: $184,000
    Central Staff Services: $151,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $143,000
    Health - Other: $141,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $135,000
    General Public Buildings: $62,000
    Local Fire Protection: $50,000
    Correctional Institutions: $38,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,000
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $70,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,117,000

Hutchinson County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Regular Highways: $135,000
    All Other: $122,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,000
    Highways: $1,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $190,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $24,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $20,000
    Sale of Property: $8,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $724,000
    All Other: $173,000
    General Local Government Support: $70,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,416,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $128,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $61,000
    Other License: $8,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $4,000

Hutchinson County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,000,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,000,000

Hutchinson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,179,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,000,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 113
  • Number of aged recipients: 47
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 66
  • Number of recipients under 18: 12
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 47
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 54
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 53
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 39
Hutchinson County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Hutchinson County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Hutchinson County, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8980.7 years
Mary7283.3 years
Anna6787.4 years
William6179.6 years
Emma5584.7 years
Henry5180.9 years
Edward5081.7 years
Martha5084.5 years
Lydia4984.4 years
Jacob4183.1 years
Most common last names in Hutchinson County, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hofer7983.1 years
Graber6285.3 years
Waltner5479.9 years
Gross4380.4 years
Kaufman4078.0 years
Preheim3881.4 years
Schmidt3581.4 years
Walz3579.3 years
Walter3180.1 years
Schnabel3080.2 years
Businesses in Hutchinson County, SD
NameCountNameCount
La-Z-Boy1True Value1
Subway2U-Haul1

Hutchinson County on our top lists:

  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"