Sioux FallsSouth Dakota

Sioux Falls Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Sioux Falls is 196,528. 27.01% is under 18, while 13.69% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 6.84% of the population was five years old or younger, 27.01% were 18 years or younger and 25.19% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 49.88% female and 50.12% male.

Sioux Falls Housing

According to the US Census, Sioux Falls has 86,893 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Sioux Falls was 96.09%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $249,600

Sioux Falls Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Black Or African American Alone constitute 85.36% of Sioux Falls's population. Residents of the city who were Some Other Race Alone, made up 2.95% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Asian Alone, constituting 2.76% of the city's population and American Indian And Alaska Native Alone at 2.74%

White Alone79.03%
Black Or African American Alone6.33%
Some Other Race Alone2.95%
Asian Alone2.76%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone2.74%
White Black Or African American1.19%

How Educated is Sioux Falls

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 26.1% of Sioux Falls residents had a bachelor's degree, while 13.0% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 39.10% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Sioux Falls CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher90.1%
Some College Or Associates Degree40.5%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher31.2%
Bachelors Degree26.1%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency21.4%
Some College No Degree21.2%

Average Income in Sioux Falls

The median household income in Sioux Falls is $73,273. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $73,273.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $88,191 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $103,451.

A closer examination of the income groups of Sioux Falls households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $100,000 and $149,999 (17.3%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (8.4%). 3.8% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$103,451
Nonfamily households$48,946

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