Hyde County, South Dakota (SD)

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County population in 2012: 1,437 (all rural); it was 1,671 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 186
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 262
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 486
Renter-occupied apartments: 152 (it was 193 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

32%

Land area: 861 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 2 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Hyde County: 77.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (65.1%), Construction (16.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 24%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 68%
  • Unpaid family work: 5%
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Races in Hyde County, South Dakota:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (88.9%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (8.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.1%)
Median resident age:  46.0 years
South Dakota median age:  36.0 years
Males: 739  (59.4%)
Females: 681  (40.6%)
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Average household size:
Hyde County:

2.0 people
South Dakota:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,283 ($31,103 in 1999)

This county:

$47283
South Dakota:

$48947

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $342 (lower quartile is $269, upper quartile is $393)
This county:

$342
State:

$529


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $71,813 (it was $39,200 in 2000)
Hyde:

$71,813
South Dakota:

$138,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $35,058 - $129,215
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $888
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $429

Institutionalized population: 38
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results


Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,259 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,060 (1.6%)

Hyde County household income distribution in 2009 Hyde County home values distribution Hyde County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.1%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.8% for American Indian residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.2%
Hyde County:

8.2%
South Dakota:

14.2%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.5% for American Indian residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 44 years old
(Males: 46 years old, Females: 42 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47 years old, American Indian residents: 33 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Hyde 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: Highmore.

Hyde 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:

Churches in Hyde County include: Edwin Church (A), Sedgwick Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bohemian Cemetery (1), Highmore Cemetery (2), Immaculate Conception Cemetery (3), Spring Lake Cemetery (4), Pleasant View Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Spring Lake (A), Marshy Lake (B), Lake Ambrose (C), Rice Lake (D), Baloun Lake (E), Rezac Lake (F), Mitchell Lake (G), Thomas Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Baloun Creek (A), Medicine Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Buffalo County , Faulk County , Hand County , Hughes County , Lyman County , Potter County , Sully County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

3.0%
South Dakota:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 20
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 5 (100% naturalized citizens)

Hyde County:

0.3%
Whole state:

1.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 0
  • 1990 to 1994: 0
  • 1985 to 1989: 0
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 5

Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 89.7%

Hyde County marital status for males Hyde County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Hyde County with a mortgage: 87 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 207

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

60.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Hyde County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,2453
Mainline Protestant6162
Evangelical Protestant1712
None--
Hyde 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: 1
Hyde County:

6.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Hyde County:

6.87 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.


Adult diabetes rate:
Hyde County:

9.6%
South Dakota:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Hyde County:

29.8%
State:

27.7%

Agriculture in Hyde County:

Average size of farms: 2507 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $122,032
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $52.16
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: 78.78%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $118,243
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 19.80%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $122,996
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 85.56%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.11
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.25%
Corn for grain: 5458 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 17605 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 4252 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Hyde County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below South Dakota state average. It is 28608262.5 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Hyde County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 68% smaller 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 551.0 miles away from Hyde 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 25.2 miles away from the 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 341.4 miles away from the county center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 183.3 miles away from the 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 128.3 miles away from Hyde 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 73.1 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:


The number of natural disasters in Hyde County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

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

  • Canada (60%)
  • Other Northern Europe (40%)

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

  • German (38%)
  • Norwegian (12%)
  • United States or American (8%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • English (8%)
  • Czech (4%)
  • Dutch (2%)

Hyde County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 477 (61%)
  • Carpooled: 68 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 2 (0%)
  • Walked: 76 (10%)
  • Other means: 2 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 161 (20%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

37 people in nursing homes
38 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $72,385.

5.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,903 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
South Dakota average:

7.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other counties in South Dakota.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other states.

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries



7.72% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,953 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.72%
South Dakota average:

7.77%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.57% relocated to other counties in South Dakota ($24,256 average AGI)
2.15% relocated to other states ($7,698 average AGI)
Hyde County:

2.15%
South Dakota average:

3.55%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9

Births per 1000 population in Hyde County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 9.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Hyde County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 3.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Hyde County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 359 (341 aged, 18 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 991.330
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1486.990

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 62.31
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 61.96

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,382

Size of family households: 206 2-persons, 67 3-persons, 60 4-persons, 31 5-persons, 15 6-persons, 6 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 198 1-person, 14 2-persons, 2 3-persons, 1 4-persons.

314 married couples with children.
91 single-parent households (34 men, 57 women).

91.0% of residents of Hyde County speak English at home.
2.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 26% speak English not well).
4.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (61% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 31% speak English not well).
1.8% of residents speak other language at home (93% speak English very well, 7% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $18,236,000 ($11299 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $119,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $4,010,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $2,192,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $8,179,000
Federal grants: $3,520,000
Federal procurement contracts: $78,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $257,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $75,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $251,000
Federal Government insurance: $16,540,000

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

Births: 99
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 132
Here:

82 per 1000 residents
State:

48 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+5 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -18
Here -11 per 1000 residents
State -1 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Hyde County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.00 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 7
  • 2000 to 2004: 56
  • 1990 to 1999: 28
  • 1980 to 1989: 59
  • 1970 to 1979: 88
  • 1960 to 1969: 116
  • 1950 to 1959: 53
  • 1940 to 1949: 57
  • 1939 or earlier: 241
Rooms in houses/apartments in Hyde County, South Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 9
  • 3 rooms: 5
  • 4 rooms: 64
  • 5 rooms: 106
  • 6 rooms: 85
  • 7 rooms: 95
  • 8 rooms: 50
  • 9+ rooms: 72
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 9
  • 3 rooms: 21
  • 4 rooms: 43
  • 5 rooms: 46
  • 6 rooms: 31
  • 7 rooms: 18
  • 8 rooms: 22
  • 9+ rooms: 3
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Hyde County, South Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 33
  • 2 bedrooms: 97
  • 3 bedrooms: 223
  • 4 bedrooms: 109
  • 5+ bedrooms: 24
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 31
  • 2 bedrooms: 64
  • 3 bedrooms: 69
  • 4 bedrooms: 23
  • 5+ bedrooms: 6
Cars and other vehicles available in Hyde County, South Dakota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 5
  • 1 vehicle: 113
  • 2 vehicles: 208
  • 3 vehicles: 82
  • 4 vehicles: 54
  • 5+ vehicles: 24
  • no vehicle: 16
  • 1 vehicle: 80
  • 2 vehicles: 65
  • 3 vehicles: 18
  • 4 vehicles: 4
  • 5+ vehicles: 10

70% of Hyde County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 77% lived in South Dakota.

Hyde County:

69.7%
State average:

56.2%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $11,300


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Hyde County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (45.5%)
  • Electricity (35.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (17.5%)
  • Other fuel (1.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (44.0%)
  • Electricity (28.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (21.2%)
  • Other fuel (3.6%)
  • Utility gas (1.6%)
  • No fuel used (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 3
Here:

1.6%
South Dakota:

8.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 4
Here:

3.8%
South Dakota:

5.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1
Here:

6.7%
South Dakota:

17.8%

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)

Hyde County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $503,000
    Financial Administration: $224,000
    General Public Buildings: $154,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $108,000
    General - Other: $94,000
    Central Staff Services: $93,000
    Police Protection: $77,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $73,000
    Parks and Recreation: $44,000
    Libraries: $42,000
    Local Fire Protection: $35,000
    Health - Other: $12,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $126,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $428,000

Hyde County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $37,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $29,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $101,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $65,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $39,000
    Interest Earnings: $24,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $299,000
    General Local Government Support: $16,000
    All Other: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,002,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $16,000
    Other License: $2,000

Hyde County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,399,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Hyde County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Hyde County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Hyde County, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2277.6 years
James1573.3 years
Mary1584.6 years
William1380.7 years
Robert1271.2 years
Henry1283.2 years
Charles1081.9 years
Frank1076.4 years
George981.6 years
Anna986.7 years
Most common last names in Hyde County, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bouzek1180.8 years
Lusk977.1 years
Larson976.5 years
Christensen983.6 years
Jensen985.9 years
Lafurge875.7 years
Johnson876.5 years
Haiwick780.9 years
Taylor758.4 years
Hanson678.3 years

Businesses in Hyde County, SD