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South Dakota Household Income

According to the Census ACS 1-year survey, the median household income for South Dakota was $56,521 in 2017, the latest figures available. Compared to the median US household income, South Dakota median household income is $3,815 lower. 2018 Census ACS data (including 2018 South Dakota household income numbers) will be released in September of 2019. 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

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
South Dakota $56,521 +1.59% +6.97%

South Dakota Real Median Household Income Trends since 2005

At $56,521, the median household income for South Dakota was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Household Income: South Dakota, National

Historical Real Median Household Income for South Dakota

Date US South Dakota
2017 $60,336 $56,521
2016 $58,856 $55,639
2015 $57,709 $54,856
2014 $55,613 $52,837
2013 $55,072 $51,590
2012 $54,948 $51,729
2011 $55,162 $52,780
2010 $56,388 $51,721
2009 $57,519 $51,588
2008 $59,382 $52,537
2007 $60,135 $51,464
2006 $59,051 $52,152
2005 $58,185 $50,721

South Dakota Family Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows that the median family income for South Dakota was $73,236 in 2017. Compared to the median US family income, South Dakota median family income is $655 lower. Like the median household income numbers, 2018 family income data will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income in South Dakota

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
South Dakota $73,236 +1.19% +5.56%

South Dakota Real Median Family Income Trends since 2005

At $73,236, the median family income for South Dakota was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Median Family Income: South Dakota, National

Historical Real Median Family Income for South Dakota

Date US South Dakota
2017 $73,891 $73,236
2016 $72,591 $72,377
2015 $70,627 $69,989
2014 $68,313 $69,376
2013 $67,488 $64,609
2012 $66,880 $65,787
2011 $67,126 $67,786
2010 $68,289 $67,588
2009 $69,958 $66,158
2008 $72,321 $68,598
2007 $72,500 $63,892
2006 $71,330 $65,577
2005 $70,252 $63,494

South Dakota Per Capita Income

The ACS survey shows the median per capita income for South Dakota was $29,611 in 2017. Compared to the US per capita income, South Dakota per capita income is $2,786 lower. Per capita income numbers for 2018 will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income in South Dakota

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
South Dakota $29,611 +1.41% +5.97%

South Dakota Real Per Capita Income Trends since 2005

At $29,611, the per capita income for South Dakota was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2017.

Real Per Capita Income: South Dakota, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for South Dakota

Date US South Dakota
2017 $32,397 $29,611
2016 $31,798 $29,200
2015 $31,019 $28,582
2014 $29,942 $27,942
2013 $29,706 $27,257
2012 $29,221 $27,035
2011 $29,173 $26,980
2010 $29,361 $26,643
2009 $30,246 $26,941
2008 $31,488 $28,115
2007 $31,629 $26,372
2006 $30,795 $26,893
2005 $31,501 $27,604