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South Dakota Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for South Dakota was $54,467 in 2016, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, South Dakota median household income is $3,150 lower. 2017 Census ACS data (including 2017 South Dakota household income numbers) will be released in September of 2018. South Dakota median family income and per capita income for South Dakota are shown further down.

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Real Median Household Income in South Dakota

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
South Dakota $54,467 +1.45% +7.99%

South Dakota Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $54,467, the median household income for South Dakota was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Household Income: South Dakota, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for South Dakota

Date US South Dakota
2016 $57,617 $54,467
2015 $56,480 $53,687
2014 $54,398 $51,683
2013 $53,838 $50,435
2012 $53,701 $50,556
2011 $53,879 $51,552
2010 $55,093 $50,533
2009 $56,180 $50,387
2008 $58,000 $51,315
2007 $58,736 $50,267
2006 $57,677 $50,939
2005 $56,832 $49,541

South Dakota Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for South Dakota was $70,853 in 2016. Compared to the median US family income, South Dakota median family income is $209 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2017 family income data will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income in South Dakota

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
South Dakota $70,853 +3.44% +12.17%

South Dakota Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $70,853, the median family income for South Dakota was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Median Family Income: South Dakota, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for South Dakota

Date US South Dakota
2016 $71,062 $70,853
2015 $69,122 $68,498
2014 $66,820 $67,860
2013 $65,977 $63,163
2012 $65,363 $64,295
2011 $65,564 $66,209
2010 $66,721 $66,036
2009 $68,329 $64,618
2008 $70,638 $67,002
2007 $70,813 $62,405
2006 $69,670 $64,051
2005 $68,618 $62,017

South Dakota Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for South Dakota was $28,585 in 2016. Compared to the US per capita income, South Dakota per capita income is $2,543 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2017 will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income in South Dakota

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
South Dakota $28,585 +2.19% +7.28%

South Dakota Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $28,585, the per capita income for South Dakota was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2016.

Real Per Capita Income: South Dakota, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for South Dakota

Date US South Dakota
2016 $31,128 $28,585
2015 $30,358 $27,973
2014 $29,288 $27,331
2013 $29,041 $26,646
2012 $28,558 $26,421
2011 $28,494 $26,353
2010 $28,687 $26,032
2009 $29,542 $26,314
2008 $30,755 $27,461
2007 $30,894 $25,759
2006 $30,078 $26,268
2005 $30,768 $26,962