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Edmunds County, South Dakota (SD)

County population in 2019: 3,971 (all rural); it was 4,367 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 592
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 696
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,378
Renter-occupied apartments: 319 (it was 303 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

32%

Land area: 1146 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 3 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Edmunds County: 76.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.8%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (22.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 67%
  • Government: 16%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 17%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Edmunds County, SD (2019)
    • 3,75096.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 992.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 310.8%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 180.5%Two or more races
    • 70.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 20.05%Asian alone
Median resident age:

43.2 years
South Dakota median age:

37.7 years
Males: 2,015  (50.8%)
Females: 1,956  (49.2%)
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Average household size:
Edmunds County:

2.0 people
South Dakota:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $72,863 ($32,205 in 1999)
This county:

$72,863
South Dakota:

$59,533

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $494 (lower quartile is $316, upper quartile is $616)
This county:

$494
State:

$669


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $131,083 (it was $44,100 in 2000)
Edmunds:

$131,083
South Dakota:

$185,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $61,488 - $265,319

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $189,794
Here:

$189,794
State:

$222,394

Mobile homes: $55,867
Here:

$55,867
State:

$69,469

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,169
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $448

Institutionalized population: 100

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 0
  • Thefts: 2
  • Auto thefts: 0
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Health of residents in Edmunds County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.5. This is about average.
71.9% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
42.4% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
54.1% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
75.7% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 207 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 166 pounds. This is more than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $78,500
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $83,900
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $27,700
  • 2002: 16 buildings, average cost: $121,600
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $78,300
  • 2004: 22 buildings, average cost: $110,300
  • 2005: 18 buildings, average cost: $115,900
  • 2006: 17 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $82,000
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $201,100
  • 2009: 22 buildings, average cost: $188,200
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $161,900
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $290,000
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $302,000
  • 2013: 19 buildings, average cost: $312,600
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $292,100
  • 2015: 9 buildings, average cost: $262,800
  • 2016: 11 buildings, average cost: $250,600
  • 2017: 8 buildings, average cost: $235,600
  • 2018: 14 buildings, average cost: $181,100
  • 2019: 9 buildings, average cost: $274,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Edmunds, SD residents
Average permit cost in Edmunds, SD
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,406 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,076 (1.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Edmunds, SD in 2019
Distribution of house value in Edmunds, SD in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Edmunds, SD in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 4.2%
Edmunds County:

4.2%
South Dakota:

11.9%
(4.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.6% for Black residents, 6.3% for American Indian residents, 15.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 43.2 years old
(Males: 44.1 years old, Females: 42.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.6 years old, Black residents: 38.2 years old, American Indian residents: 15.6 years old, Asian residents: 3.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 16.7 years old, Other race residents: 20.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Edmunds 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 $639 a month.

Cities in this county include: Ipswich, Bowdle, Roscoe, Hosmer.

Edmunds 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 Edmunds County: Pickerel Lake (A), South End (B), Christensen Ambulance Service Station 1 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Edmunds County include: Saint James Church (A), Zoark Church (B), Saron Church (C), Saint Joseph Church (D), Skudesnes Church (E), Egeland Church (F), Bergen Church (G), Tabor Church (H), Falnes Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Joseph's Catholic Cemetery (1), Webster Cemetery (2), All Saints Catholic Cemetery (3), Andover Cemetery (4), Hanson Cemetery (5), Bethany Evangelical Cemetery (6), Blue Dog Grave (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Spring Lake (A), South Waubay Lake (B), Bitter Lake (C), Enemy Swim Lake (D), Solomon Slough (E), Minnewasta Lake (F), Pickerel Lake (G), Foldager Slough (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Edmunds County include: Lohner State Public Shooting Area (1), Pickerel Lake State Park (2), Johnson State Public Shooting Area (3), Dokter State Public Shooting Area (4), Dale State Public Shooting Area (5), Lynn Lake State Public Shooting Area (6), Wheatland State Public Shooting Area (7), Waubay National Wildlife Refuge (8), Buchner Slough State Public Shooting Area (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Brown County , Oxford County, Maine , Chippewa County, Minnesota , Faulk County , Leelanau County, Michigan , McPherson County , Roberts County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.5%
South Dakota:

3.3%

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

Current college students: 59
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 93.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 27.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 55 (29.2% naturalized citizens)

Edmunds County:

1.4%
Whole state:

4.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 342010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 91990 to 1999
  • 21980 to 1989
  • 101970 to 1979
  • 24Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 68.2%

Edmunds County marital status for males Edmunds County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,771
  • Two: 19
  • 3 or 4: 44
  • 5 to 9: 50
  • 10 to 19: 7
  • 20 or more: 3
  • Mobile homes: 175
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Housing units in Edmunds County with a mortgage: 647 (0 second mortgage, 39 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 652

Here:

49.8% with mortgage
State:

55.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Edmunds County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,5234
Mainline Protestant7105
Evangelical Protestant67911
None1,159-
Edmunds 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: 3
Edmunds County:

7.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.



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

7.51 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

20.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Edmunds County:

8.4%
South Dakota:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Edmunds County:

27.5%
State:

27.7%

Agriculture in Edmunds County:

Average size of farms: 1516 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $194,441
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $103.32
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: 58.37%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $171,371
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 51.68%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $134,918
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.08%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.02
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.75%
Corn for grain: 55859 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 66898 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 94143 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Edmunds County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below South Dakota state average. It is 10364308.0 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one injury recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/25/1973, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured one person and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Edmunds County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above South Dakota state average. It is 35% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 562.7 miles away from Edmunds 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 84.3 miles away from the county center
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 154.2 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 379.8 miles away from the county center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 142.1 miles away from Edmunds County center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 184.4 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 Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4527, Natural disaster type: Other
  • South Dakota Severe Winter Storm, Snowstorm, And Flooding, Incident Period: March 13, 2019 - April 26, 2019, FEMA Id: 4440, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm, Flood
  • South Dakota Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 24, 2016 - December 26, 2016, FEMA Id: 4298, Natural disaster type: 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: March 11, 2009 to July 06, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1844: June 16, 2009, FEMA Id: 1844, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • South Dakota Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: November 27, 2005 to November 29, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1620: December 20, 2005, FEMA Id: 1620, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • South Dakota Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: September 06, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3234: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3234, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • South Dakota Severe Storms, Incident Period: March 01, 2001 to April 30, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1375: May 17, 2001, FEMA Id: 1375, Natural disaster type: Storm
  • 9 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Edmunds County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Edmunds

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,028 (71.1%)
  • Carpooled: 139 (9.6%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 11 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 8 (0.6%)
  • Walked: 49 (3.4%)
  • Worked at home: 211 (14.6%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (30%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • South Africa (44%)
  • Germany (34%)
  • Mexico (16%)
  • Norway (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)
  • England (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Edmunds County


  • German (57%)
  • Norwegian (9%)
  • American (4%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • Scandinavian (2%)
  • Belgian (2%)
  • English (1%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
129 people in nursing homes
3 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 320 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 92 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $77,938.

3.97% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($52,947 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.97%
South Dakota average:

7.74%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.97% relocated from other counties in South Dakota ($52,947 average AGI)
1.53% relocated from other states ($15,965 average AGI)
Edmunds County:

1.53%
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 Brown County, SD  2.51% ($55,750 average AGI)


5.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($78,671 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
South Dakota average:

7.66%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.62% relocated to other counties in South Dakota ($78,671 average AGI)
2.12% relocated to other states ($16,780 average AGI)
Edmunds County:

2.12%
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 Brown County, SD  3.98% ($40,914 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.3

Births per 1000 population in Edmunds County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Edmunds County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Edmunds County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Edmunds County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Edmunds County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Edmunds County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Edmunds County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Edmunds County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Edmunds County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 911 (859 aged, 52 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 107 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (34)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (31)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 24.41
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4,247
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,318
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 6,859

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,435
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,459
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 24

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 24

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,971
  • Male householders: 872 (231 living alone), Female householders: 710 (190 living alone)
  • 985 spouses (985 opposite-sex spouses), 57 unmarried partners, (57 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,086 children (991 natural, 6 adopted, 91 stepchildren), 26 grandchildren, 10 brothers or sisters, 15 parents, 28 foster children, 41 other relatives, 49 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 105

Size of family households: 629 2-persons, 175 3-persons, 175 4-persons, 79 5-persons, 16 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 425 1-person, 61 2-persons, 6 3-persons.

736 married couples with children.
172 single-parent households (97 men, 75 women).

96.2% of residents of Edmunds speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (79% speak English very well, 21% speak English well).
2.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $37,134,000 ($9,064 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $259,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $10,406,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $6,323,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $13,627,000
Federal grants: $5,408,000
Federal procurement contracts: $221,000 ($6,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,150,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,501,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,691,000
Federal Government insurance: $49,557,000

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

Births: 210
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 272
Here:

66 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: -188
Here -46 per 1000 residents
State -1 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Edmunds 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:

6.9
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.2

Year house built in Edmunds County, South Dakota
  • Year house built in Edmunds County, South Dakota
  • 302014 or later
  • 552010 to 2013
  • 1642000 to 2009
  • 1981990 to 1999
  • 2321980 to 1989
  • 2691970 to 1979
  • 2281960 to 1969
  • 2051950 to 1959
  • 1271940 to 1949
  • 5581939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Edmunds County, South Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Edmunds County, South Dakota
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Edmunds County, South Dakota
  • 01 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 133 rooms
  • 1004 rooms
  • 1665 rooms
  • 2856 rooms
  • 2117 rooms
  • 1948 rooms
  • 3139+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Edmunds County, South Dakota
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Edmunds County, South Dakota
  • 151 room
  • 22 rooms
  • 613 rooms
  • 584 rooms
  • 345 rooms
  • 396 rooms
  • 97 rooms
  • 378 rooms
  • 269+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Edmunds County, South Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Edmunds County, South Dakota
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Edmunds County, South Dakota
  • 0no bedroom
  • 461 bedroom
  • 2002 bedrooms
  • 5433 bedrooms
  • 3474 bedrooms
  • 1665+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Edmunds County, South Dakota
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Edmunds County, South Dakota
  • 13no bedroom
  • 631 bedroom
  • 1052 bedrooms
  • 553 bedrooms
  • 374 bedrooms
  • 145+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Edmunds County, South Dakota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Edmunds County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Edmunds County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 15no vehicle
  • 1831 vehicle
  • 5712 vehicles
  • 3123 vehicles
  • 1754 vehicles
  • 435+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Edmunds County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Edmunds County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 41no vehicle
  • 751 vehicle
  • 1142 vehicles
  • 513 vehicles
  • 74 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

94.8% of Edmunds County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 18% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 63% lived in South Dakota.

Edmunds County:

94.8%
State average:

84.2%

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

  • This state: 3,096
  • Other state: 789
  • Northeast: 24
  • Midwest: 473
  • South: 71
  • West: 221
Year householders moved into unit in Edmunds County, SD
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Edmunds County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 34.0%Electricity
  • 30.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 28.1%Utility gas
  • 5.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Other fuel
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 45.7%Electricity
  • 25.9%Utility gas
  • 21.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 1.1%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 40
Here:

8.5%
South Dakota:

10.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 10
Here:

4.9%
South Dakota:

11.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2
Here:

3.9%
South Dakota:

13.5%

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

Edmunds County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $127,000
    Regular Highways: $41,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,070,000
    Police Protection: $465,000
    Financial Administration: $397,000
    General - Other: $292,000
    General Public Buildings: $228,000
    Central Staff Services: $111,000
    Correctional Institutions: $109,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $100,000
    Parks and Recreation: $88,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $84,000
    Health - Other: $47,000
    Housing and Community Development: $14,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $31,000
    General Local Government Support: $7,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $6,000
    Other - General - Other: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $90,000
    Sale of Property: $68,000
    Interest Earnings: $10,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,887,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $673,000
    Other: $33,000
    General Local Government Support: $32,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,910,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $55,000
    Other License: $10,000

Edmunds County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $127,000
    Regular Highways: $41,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,070,000
    Police Protection: $465,000
    Financial Administration: $397,000
    General - Other: $292,000
    General Public Buildings: $228,000
    Central Staff Services: $111,000
    Correctional Institutions: $109,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $100,000
    Parks and Recreation: $88,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $84,000
    Health - Other: $47,000
    Housing and Community Development: $14,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $31,000
    General Local Government Support: $7,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $6,000
    Other - General - Other: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $90,000
    Sale of Property: $68,000
    Interest Earnings: $10,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,887,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $673,000
    Other: $33,000
    General Local Government Support: $32,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,910,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $55,000
    Other License: $10,000

Edmunds County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $127,000
    Regular Highways: $41,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,070,000
    Police Protection: $465,000
    Financial Administration: $397,000
    General - Other: $292,000
    General Public Buildings: $228,000
    Central Staff Services: $111,000
    Correctional Institutions: $109,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $100,000
    Parks and Recreation: $88,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $84,000
    Health - Other: $47,000
    Housing and Community Development: $14,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $31,000
    General Local Government Support: $7,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $6,000
    Other - General - Other: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $90,000
    Sale of Property: $68,000
    Interest Earnings: $10,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,887,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $673,000
    Other: $33,000
    General Local Government Support: $32,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,910,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $55,000
    Other License: $10,000

Edmunds County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $127,000
    Regular Highways: $41,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,070,000
    Police Protection: $465,000
    Financial Administration: $397,000
    General - Other: $292,000
    General Public Buildings: $228,000
    Central Staff Services: $111,000
    Correctional Institutions: $109,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $100,000
    Parks and Recreation: $88,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $84,000
    Health - Other: $47,000
    Housing and Community Development: $14,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $31,000
    General Local Government Support: $7,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Regular Highways: $6,000
    Other - General - Other: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $90,000
    Sale of Property: $68,000
    Interest Earnings: $10,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,887,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $673,000
    Other: $33,000
    General Local Government Support: $32,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,910,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $55,000
    Other License: $10,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 36
  • Number of aged recipients: 20
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 16
  • Number of recipients under 18: 4
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 10
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 22
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 15
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 11
Most common first names in Edmunds County, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6480.9 years
Jacob4278.0 years
Emma3083.8 years
William2978.9 years
Mary2784.0 years
Fred2782.6 years
Albert2478.2 years
Anna2385.4 years
Arthur2381.2 years
Robert2274.0 years
Most common last names in Edmunds County, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Schumacher3480.8 years
Buechler1979.5 years
Gross1783.3 years
Williams1771.0 years
Haar1680.9 years
Bieber1680.8 years
Mohr1674.1 years
Aman1581.8 years
Huber1483.0 years
Jung1485.8 years

Businesses in Edmunds County, SD

  • Ford: 1
  • Lane Furniture: 1
  • Subway: 1

Edmunds County on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"