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Aurora County, South Dakota

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Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)

Aurora County, South Dakota
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
2,748
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
2,748
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
2,747
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
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Population, Census, April 1, 2020 2,747
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 2,710
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent
24.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
20.7%
Female persons, percent
47.1%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
94.2%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
2.9%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.0%
Two or More Races, percent
1.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
7.2%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
87.8%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 150
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 4.5%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 1,384
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 81.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $86,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,135
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $465
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $628
Building permits, 2021 12
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 1,124
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.29
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 92.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 6.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 84.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 74.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 88.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 20.3%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 6.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
17.7%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 70.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 65.8%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,566
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 10,838
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $3,953
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 17.1
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $65,132
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $35,590
Persons in poverty, percent
10.2%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 78
Total employment, 2020 632
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 22,008
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 0.8%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 255
All firms, 2012 153
Men-owned firms, 2012 71
Women-owned firms, 2012 41
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 130
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 127
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 3.8
Land area in square miles, 2010 708.43
FIPS Code 46003
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Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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