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Kingsbury County, South Dakota (SD)

County population in 2014: 5,075 (all rural); it was 5,815 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 775
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 923
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,830
Renter-occupied apartments: 524 (it was 576 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

32%

Land area: 838 sq. mi.

Water area: 25.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 6 people per square mile   (very low).

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

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (60.9%), Construction (14.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 37%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 62%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Kingsbury County, South Dakota:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (96.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
Median resident age:  47.0 years
South Dakota median age:  36.0 years
Males: 2,572  (50.7%)
Females: 2,503  (49.3%)
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Average household size:
Kingsbury County:

2.0 people
South Dakota:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,804 ($31,262 in 1999)

This county:

$50804
South Dakota:

$48947

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $356 (lower quartile is $270, upper quartile is $442)
This county:

$356
State:

$529


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $85,716 (it was $48,000 in 2000)
Kingsbury:

$85,716
South Dakota:

$138,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $48,360 - $155,351
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $915
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $416

Institutionalized population: 88

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 12
  • Thefts: 21
  • Auto thefts: 3

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 24
  • Auto thefts: 2
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 19 buildings, average cost: $107,100
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $115,200
  • 2009: 13 buildings, average cost: $118,500
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $116,500
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $145,100
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $185,100
  • 2013: 10 buildings, average cost: $173,800
  • 2014: 19 buildings, average cost: $195,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,198 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,112 (1.5%)

Kingsbury County household income distribution in 2009 Kingsbury County home values distribution Kingsbury County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.2%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.6% for other race residents, 30.8% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.3%
Kingsbury County:

9.3%
South Dakota:

14.2%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 106.7% for Black residents, 48.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.6% for other race residents, 41.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 46 years old
(Males: 45 years old, Females: 46 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47 years old, Black residents: 9 years old, American Indian residents: 60 years old, Asian residents: 37 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old, Other race residents: 14 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Kingsbury 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: De Smet, Arlington, Lake Preston, Iroquois, Oldham, Badger, Erwin, Hetland, Bancroft.

Kingsbury 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: Brookings County , Jefferson County, Oregon , Murray County, Minnesota , Pipestone County, Minnesota , Sibley County, Minnesota , Steele County, Minnesota , Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.7%
South Dakota:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 97
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 34 (53% naturalized citizens)

Kingsbury County:

0.6%
Whole state:

1.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 8
  • 1990 to 1994: 5
  • 1985 to 1989: 3
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 2
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 16

Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 71.8%

Kingsbury County marital status for males Kingsbury County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,159
  • One, attached: 14
  • Two: 22
  • 3 or 4: 111
  • 5 to 9: 96
  • 10 to 19: 59
  • 20 or more: 26
  • Mobile homes: 235
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 2

Housing units in Kingsbury County with a mortgage: 477 (25 second mortgage, 21 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 687

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

60.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Kingsbury County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,48517
Catholic8573
Evangelical Protestant40310
Other1-
None402-
Kingsbury 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: 4
Kingsbury County:

7.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.


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

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Kingsbury County:

5.58 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

11.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Kingsbury County:

8.2%
South Dakota:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Kingsbury County:

26.0%
State:

27.7%

Agriculture in Kingsbury County:

Average size of farms: 866 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $143,913
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $120.46
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.14%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 54.90%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $121,824
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 62.23%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $108,708
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.99%
Average age of principal farm operators: 52 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.17
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.85%
Corn for grain: 90029 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 22105 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 139993 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Kingsbury County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Dakota state average. It is 69% 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 96.8 miles away from Kingsbury County center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 113.3 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 650.4 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 132.3 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 64.2 miles away from Kingsbury County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 106.5 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 DakotaFlooding, Incident Period: March 11, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1984): May 13, 2011, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1984, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • South DakotaFlooding, Incident Period: March 10, 2010 to June 20, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1915): May 13, 2010, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1915, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • South DakotaSevere Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 4, 2007 to June 8, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1702): May 22, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1702, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • South DakotaSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: November 27, 2005 to November 29, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1620): December 20, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1620, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • South DakotaHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: September 6, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3234): September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3234, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • South DakotaSevere Storms, Incident Period: March 1, 2001 to April 30, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1375): May 17, 2001, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1375, Natural disaster type: Storm
  • South DakotaSevere Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: February 3, 1997 to May 24, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1173): April 7, 1997, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1173, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • South DakotaSevere Winter Storms/Blizzards, Incident Period: January 3, 1997 to January 31, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1156): January 10, 1997, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1156, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Blizzard
  • South DakotaIce Storms, Incident Period: October 22, 1995 to October 24, 1995, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1075): January 5, 1996, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1075, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm
  • South DakotaSevere Storms, Flooding, Incident Period: March 1, 1995 to June 20, 1995, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1052): May 26, 1995, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1052, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Kingsbury County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (23%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

  • Other Northern Europe (26%)
  • Japan (15%)
  • Canada (15%)
  • Germany (12%)
  • Ireland (6%)
  • Laos (6%)
  • Philippines (6%)

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

  • German (36%)
  • Norwegian (22%)
  • Danish (8%)
  • United States or American (7%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • English (5%)
  • Dutch (4%)

Kingsbury County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,827 (68%)
  • Carpooled: 337 (13%)
  • Bicycle: 10 (0%)
  • Walked: 188 (7%)
  • Other means: 18 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 305 (11%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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

169 people in nursing homes
10 people in other group homes
115 people in other noninstitutional facilities
88 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,569.

6.27% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,374 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.27%
South Dakota average:

7.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.26% relocated from other counties in South Dakota ($18,542 average AGI)
2.01% relocated from other states ($10,840 average AGI)
Kingsbury County:

2.01%
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 Brookings County, SD  1.10% ($20,609 average AGI)
from Minnehaha County, SD  0.77% ($29,938)


5.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,157 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.82%
South Dakota average:

7.77%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.48% relocated to other counties in South Dakota ($27,215 average AGI)
1.35% relocated to other states ($5,942 average AGI)
Kingsbury County:

1.35%
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 Brookings County, SD  0.96% ($36,250 average AGI)
to Minnehaha County, SD  0.82% ($35,353)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.5

Births per 1000 population in Kingsbury County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 14.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Kingsbury County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 1.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.5

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Kingsbury County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 8.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Kingsbury County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Kingsbury County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,300 (1,201 aged, 99 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 132 (12%)

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 Kingsbury County, South Dakota in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (142)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (76)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (76)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (62)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (57)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (43)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (33)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (29)
  • Congestive heart failure (29)
  • Chronic ischaemic heart disease, unspecified (24)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 18.26
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4218.410
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 255.660
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 11449.96

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1265.370
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1843.820
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 18.08

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 35.01
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 18.08

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 18.08

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,945
  • In family households: 4,039 (1,178 male householders, 240 female householders)
    1,235 spouses, 1,247 children (1,165 natural, 32 adopted, 50 stepchildren), 40 grandchildren, 14 brothers or sisters, 11 parents, 9 other relatives, 56 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 906 (429 male householders (364 living alone)), 375 female householders (352 living alone)), 102 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 203 (88 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 807 2-persons, 248 3-persons, 202 4-persons, 116 5-persons, 29 6-persons, 16 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 716 1-person, 81 2-persons, 4 3-persons, 2 5-persons, 1 6-persons.

1,141 married couples with children.
210 single-parent households (91 men, 119 women).

97.3% of residents of Kingsbury County speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 20% speak English not well).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (94% speak English very well, 6% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $47,760,000 ($8722 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,373,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $17,855,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $9,302,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $12,861,000
Federal grants: $4,126,000
Federal procurement contracts: $608,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,008,000 ($651,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,886,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,438,000
Federal Government insurance: $50,100,000

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

Births: 278
Here:

50 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 509
Here:

92 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: -42
Here -8 per 1000 residents
State -1 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Kingsbury County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.50 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 19
  • 2000 to 2004: 206
  • 1990 to 1999: 191
  • 1980 to 1989: 131
  • 1970 to 1979: 382
  • 1960 to 1969: 231
  • 1950 to 1959: 208
  • 1940 to 1949: 198
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,078
Rooms in houses/apartments in Kingsbury County, South Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 1
  • 2 rooms: 5
  • 3 rooms: 52
  • 4 rooms: 137
  • 5 rooms: 344
  • 6 rooms: 346
  • 7 rooms: 346
  • 8 rooms: 277
  • 9+ rooms: 322
  • 1 room: 6
  • 2 rooms: 51
  • 3 rooms: 127
  • 4 rooms: 112
  • 5 rooms: 105
  • 6 rooms: 67
  • 7 rooms: 37
  • 8 rooms: 39
  • 9+ rooms: 32
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Kingsbury County, South Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 5
  • 1 bedroom: 54
  • 2 bedrooms: 371
  • 3 bedrooms: 782
  • 4 bedrooms: 439
  • 5+ bedrooms: 179
  • no bedroom: 8
  • 1 bedroom: 182
  • 2 bedrooms: 186
  • 3 bedrooms: 100
  • 4 bedrooms: 75
  • 5+ bedrooms: 25
Cars and other vehicles available in Kingsbury County, South Dakota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 47
  • 1 vehicle: 354
  • 2 vehicles: 749
  • 3 vehicles: 430
  • 4 vehicles: 174
  • 5+ vehicles: 76
  • no vehicle: 87
  • 1 vehicle: 258
  • 2 vehicles: 118
  • 3 vehicles: 63
  • 4 vehicles: 37
  • 5+ vehicles: 13

66% of Kingsbury County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 49% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 72% lived in South Dakota.

Kingsbury County:

66.1%
State average:

56.2%

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

  • This state: 4719
  • Northeast: 45
  • Midwest: 692
  • South: 105
  • West: 206

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $22,200


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Kingsbury County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (46.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (29.7%)
  • Electricity (12.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9.2%)
  • Wood (1.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.5%)
  • Utility gas (40.8%)
  • Electricity (35.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5.6%)
  • Other fuel (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 37
Here:

5.4%
South Dakota:

8.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 6
Here:

1.5%
South Dakota:

5.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 7
Here:

8.0%
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)

Kingsbury County government finances - Expenditure in 2004:

  • Construction - General: $8,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,621,000
    Police Protection: $241,000
    Financial Administration: $201,000
    Central Staff Services: $144,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $106,000
    General - Other: $79,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $75,000
    General Public Buildings: $74,000
    Corrections - Other: $47,000
    Health Services - Other: $21,000
    Welfare - Other: $13,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $935,000

Kingsbury County government finances - Revenue in 2004:

  • Charges - All Other: $310,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $10,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $93,000
    Interest Earnings: $62,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $476,000
    General Support: $17,000
    All Other: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,307,000
    NEC: $19,000

Kingsbury County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,179,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 60
  • Number of aged recipients: 17
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 43
  • Number of recipients under 18: 10
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 25
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 25
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 30
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 21
Kingsbury County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Kingsbury County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Kingsbury County, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8380.6 years
Anna4285.6 years
Mary4081.4 years
George3980.6 years
Henry3582.6 years
Charles3277.8 years
Carl3079.1 years
William3078.1 years
Alice2984.0 years
Robert2975.8 years
Most common last names in Kingsbury County, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson7081.3 years
Nelson5978.9 years
Jensen5480.1 years
Larson5082.5 years
Anderson4582.0 years
Olson3976.5 years
Peterson2678.5 years
Dahl2583.7 years
Christensen2585.4 years
Smith2577.7 years
Businesses in Kingsbury County, SD
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1La-Z-Boy1
Ford1Subway1