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Miner County, South Dakota (SD)

County population in 2019: 2,246 (all rural); it was 2,884 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 328
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 476
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 926
Renter-occupied apartments: 228 (it was 286 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

32%

Land area: 570 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 4 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Miner County: 76.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (38.8%), Educational, health and social services (16.5%), Wholesale trade (14.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 29%
  • Government: 14%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 56%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Miner County, SD (2019)
    • 2,12495.1%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 442.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 411.8%Two or more races
    • 110.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 70.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 70.3%Asian alone
Median resident age:

44.8 years
South Dakota median age:

37.7 years
Males: 1,151  (51.3%)
Females: 1,095  (48.7%)
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Average household size:
Miner County:

2.0 people
South Dakota:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $54,052 ($29,519 in 1999)
This county:

$54,052
South Dakota:

$59,533

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $393 (lower quartile is $315, upper quartile is $448)
This county:

$393
State:

$669


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $85,248 (it was $31,800 in 2000)
Miner:

$85,248
South Dakota:

$185,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $40,465 - $167,102
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,126
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $420

Institutionalized population: 42
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $84,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $122,400
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $156,400
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $118,900
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $163,700
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $232,500
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $145,600
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $185,600
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $161,700
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $247,400
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $164,400
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $95,600
  • 2015: 12 buildings, average cost: $141,300
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $156,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2018: 3 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 2019: 3 buildings, average cost: $180,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Miner, SD residents
Average permit cost in Miner, SD
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,295 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $878 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Miner, SD in 2019
Distribution of house value in Miner, SD in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Miner, SD in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 6.2%
Miner County:

6.2%
South Dakota:

11.9%
(6.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 44.8 years old
(Males: 43.3 years old, Females: 46.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.5 years old, Black residents: 59.5 years old, American Indian residents: 45.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 14.4 years old, Other race residents: 34.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Miner 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: Howard, Carthage, Canova, Fedora, Roswell, Vilas.

Miner 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: Knox County, Maine , Freeborn County, Minnesota , Jackson County, Wisconsin , Lake County , Lawrence County , Martin County, Minnesota , Nicollet County, Minnesota .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.5%
South Dakota:

3.3%

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

Current college students: 40
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 28 (52.4% naturalized citizens)

Miner County:

1.3%
Whole state:

4.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 242000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 11970 to 1979
  • 0Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 79.2%

Miner County marital status for males Miner County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,206
  • Two: 34
  • 3 or 4: 27
  • 5 to 9: 47
  • 10 to 19: 7
  • 20 or more: 15
  • Mobile homes: 34

Housing units in Miner County with a mortgage: 280 (8 second mortgage, 7 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 466

Here:

37.5% with mortgage
State:

55.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Miner County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,1209
Catholic6741
Evangelical Protestant3483
Other1-
None246-
Miner County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Miner County:

8.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.



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

4.05 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 2
This county:

8.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Miner County:

8.9%
South Dakota:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Miner County:

26.9%
State:

27.7%

Agriculture in Miner County:

Average size of farms: 787 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $111,144
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $118.90
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: 51.68%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $89,935
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 57.41%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $89,173
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.65%
Average age of principal farm operators: 51 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 14.02
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.62%
Corn for grain: 52795 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 5786 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 63450 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Miner County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above South Dakota state average. It is 174% greater 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 90.8 miles away from Miner County center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 646.7 miles away from the county center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB) earthquake occurred 137.2 miles away from the county center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 108.5 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 46.2 miles away from Miner County center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 131.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • South Dakota Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4527, Natural disaster type: Other
  • South Dakota Severe Storms, Tornadoes, And Flooding, Incident Period: September 9, 2019 - September 26, 2019, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4469-SD: November 18, 2019, FEMA Id: 4469, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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 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 Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: July 21, 2010 to July 30, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1938: September 23, 2010, FEMA Id: 1938, Natural disaster type: Storm, 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 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
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Miner County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Miner

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 532 (61.8%)
  • Carpooled: 121 (14.1%)
  • Subway or elevated rail: 27 (3.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 11 (1.3%)
  • Bicycle: 4 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 36 (4.2%)
  • Worked at home: 138 (16.0%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)

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


  • Management occupations (29%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Belgium (48%)
  • Colombia (24%)
  • Laos (16%)
  • Denmark (0%)
  • Norway (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Miner County


  • German (40%)
  • American (18%)
  • Norwegian (12%)
  • Swedish (2%)
  • Scandinavian (2%)
  • Dutch (1%)
  • Irish (1%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
55 people in nursing homes
42 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
38 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $60,785.

4.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,349 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.71%
South Dakota average:

7.74%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.71% relocated from other counties in South Dakota ($47,349 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other states.
Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries


4.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,514 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.08%
South Dakota average:

7.66%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.08% relocated to other counties in South Dakota ($47,514 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other states.
Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.4

Births per 1000 population in Miner County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 14.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Miner County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 2.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Miner County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Miner County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Miner County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Miner County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Miner County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Miner County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Miner County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 619 (568 aged, 51 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 49 (9%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,316
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,509

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 36
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 77

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,246
  • Male householders: 545 (184 living alone), Female householders: 426 (147 living alone)
  • 531 spouses (531 opposite-sex spouses), 47 unmarried partners, (47 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 635 children (615 natural, 4 adopted, 14 stepchildren), 11 grandchildren, 4 brothers or sisters, 4 parents, 0 foster children, 2 other relatives, 4 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 42

Size of family households: 351 2-persons, 68 3-persons, 68 4-persons, 92 5-persons, 15 6-persons, 12 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 332 1-person, 44 2-persons.

490 married couples with children.
61 single-parent households (18 men, 43 women).

96.9% of residents of Miner speak English at home.
0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (38% speak English very well, 62% speak English not well).
2.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (94% speak English very well, 6% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $27,253,000 ($10,390 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $89,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $7,273,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $5,118,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,793,000
Federal grants: $6,843,000
Federal procurement contracts: $219,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,007,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,291,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,701,000
Federal Government insurance: $27,521,000

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

Births: 136
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 190
Here:

74 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: -242
Here -94 per 1000 residents
State -1 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Miner County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.02 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.8
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.2

Year house built in Miner County, South Dakota
  • Year house built in Miner County, South Dakota
  • 262014 or later
  • 292010 to 2013
  • 1072000 to 2009
  • 641990 to 1999
  • 631980 to 1989
  • 1531970 to 1979
  • 1331960 to 1969
  • 581950 to 1959
  • 401940 to 1949
  • 6681939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Miner County, South Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Miner County, South Dakota
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Miner County, South Dakota
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 13 rooms
  • 624 rooms
  • 1285 rooms
  • 1376 rooms
  • 1627 rooms
  • 1098 rooms
  • 1449+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Miner County, South Dakota
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Miner County, South Dakota
  • 61 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 333 rooms
  • 644 rooms
  • 345 rooms
  • 356 rooms
  • 107 rooms
  • 448 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Miner County, South Dakota
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Miner County, South Dakota
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Miner County, South Dakota
  • 0no bedroom
  • 191 bedroom
  • 1582 bedrooms
  • 2663 bedrooms
  • 1944 bedrooms
  • 1125+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Miner County, South Dakota
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Miner County, South Dakota
  • 6no bedroom
  • 371 bedroom
  • 892 bedrooms
  • 483 bedrooms
  • 414 bedrooms
  • 85+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Miner County, South Dakota in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Miner County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Miner County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 5no vehicle
  • 1311 vehicle
  • 2422 vehicles
  • 2163 vehicles
  • 894 vehicles
  • 635+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Miner County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Miner County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 7no vehicle
  • 1141 vehicle
  • 852 vehicles
  • 193 vehicles
  • 44 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

87.0% of Miner County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 26% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 56% lived in South Dakota.

Miner County:

87.0%
State average:

84.2%

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

  • This state: 1,665
  • Other state: 541
  • Northeast: 7
  • Midwest: 363
  • South: 59
  • West: 114
Year householders moved into unit in Miner County, SD
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Miner County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 37.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 31.2%Utility gas
  • 23.7%Electricity
  • 3.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.9%Other fuel
  • 1.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 43.4%Electricity
  • 25.8%Utility gas
  • 13.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.1%Other fuel
  • 3.2%Wood
  • 0.9%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 7
Here:

2.7%
South Dakota:

10.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2
Here:

1.6%
South Dakota:

11.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 3
Here:

6.8%
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

Miner County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $323,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $33,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,577,000
    General - Other: $675,000
    Financial Administration: $282,000
    Health - Other: $279,000
    Police Protection: $238,000
    Central Staff Services: $224,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $146,000
    General Public Buildings: $142,000
    Correctional Institutions: $106,000
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $12,000
    Housing and Community Development: $9,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000
    Highways: $16,000
    General Local Government Support: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $145,000
    Sale of Property: $136,000
    Rents: $32,000
    Interest Earnings: $21,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,796,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $452,000
    Other: $21,000
    General Local Government Support: $15,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,757,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $74,000
    Other License: $2,000

Miner County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $323,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $33,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,577,000
    General - Other: $675,000
    Financial Administration: $282,000
    Health - Other: $279,000
    Police Protection: $238,000
    Central Staff Services: $224,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $146,000
    General Public Buildings: $142,000
    Correctional Institutions: $106,000
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $12,000
    Housing and Community Development: $9,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000
    Highways: $16,000
    General Local Government Support: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $145,000
    Sale of Property: $136,000
    Rents: $32,000
    Interest Earnings: $21,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,796,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $452,000
    Other: $21,000
    General Local Government Support: $15,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,757,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $74,000
    Other License: $2,000

Miner County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $323,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $33,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,577,000
    General - Other: $675,000
    Financial Administration: $282,000
    Health - Other: $279,000
    Police Protection: $238,000
    Central Staff Services: $224,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $146,000
    General Public Buildings: $142,000
    Correctional Institutions: $106,000
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $12,000
    Housing and Community Development: $9,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000
    Highways: $16,000
    General Local Government Support: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $145,000
    Sale of Property: $136,000
    Rents: $32,000
    Interest Earnings: $21,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,796,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $452,000
    Other: $21,000
    General Local Government Support: $15,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,757,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $74,000
    Other License: $2,000

Miner County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $323,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $33,000
    Regular Highways: $1,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,577,000
    General - Other: $675,000
    Financial Administration: $282,000
    Health - Other: $279,000
    Police Protection: $238,000
    Central Staff Services: $224,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $146,000
    General Public Buildings: $142,000
    Correctional Institutions: $106,000
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $12,000
    Housing and Community Development: $9,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000
    Highways: $16,000
    General Local Government Support: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $145,000
    Sale of Property: $136,000
    Rents: $32,000
    Interest Earnings: $21,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,796,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $452,000
    Other: $21,000
    General Local Government Support: $15,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,757,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $74,000
    Other License: $2,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 38
  • Number of aged recipients: 8
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 30
  • Number of recipients under 18: 3
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 20
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 15
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 24
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 10
Most common first names in Miner County, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3080.6 years
Robert2669.1 years
Mary2384.7 years
Joseph1578.3 years
William1576.9 years
Anna1381.2 years
Arthur1279.4 years
Harold1170.7 years
Esther1087.9 years
Elizabeth1083.7 years
Most common last names in Miner County, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Callies1779.0 years
Hauge1279.4 years
Rasmussen1180.8 years
Feldhaus983.3 years
Stock984.8 years
Hahn988.4 years
Neises975.3 years
Miller987.5 years
Schwader971.5 years
Genzlinger876.6 years

Miner County on our top lists:

  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"