Latest Data (2018)
Population 512
Nationwide Rank 13222

Quick Facts

Jefferson, South Dakota is the 13,222nd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Jefferson, South Dakota is a city.

Jefferson, South Dakota is currently 12.5% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Jefferson, South Dakota's growth is below average. 78% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
13212 Bear River, Wyoming 513 8.0%
13213 Canaseraga, New York 513 -11.8%
13214 Hydetown, Pennsylvania 513 -17.1%
13215 Mesa, Washington 513 20.4%
13216 Reynolds, Illinois 513 1.1%
13217 Runnells, Iowa 513 49.1%
13218 Stockton, New Jersey 513 -8.5%
13219 Willernie, Minnesota 513 -4.8%
13220 Aurora, North Carolina 512 -12.4%
13221 Dows, Iowa 512 -23.9%
13222 Jefferson, South Dakota 512 -12.4%
13223 Mount Vernon, Oregon 512 -13.3%
13224 Newville, Alabama 512 -7.4%
13225 Rockvale, Colorado 512 20.7%
13226 San Leanna, Texas 512 31.9%
13227 Seven Valleys, Pennsylvania 512 4.0%
13228 Easton, Texas 511 -2.6%
13229 Felton, Pennsylvania 511 13.3%
13230 Newell, Pennsylvania 511 -7.0%
13231 Pink Hill, North Carolina 511 -9.0%
13232 Tignall, Georgia 511 -21.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Dakota

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
10221 Hill City 1,018 30.0%
10371 Worthing 985 64.1%
10466 Whitewood 965 14.3%
10647 Wessington Springs 928 -7.4%
10727 Ipswich 911 -3.1%
10757 Piedmont 903 224.8%
10853 Centerville 880 -3.0%
10881 Wall 876 7.0%
10994 Arlington 852 -14.1%
11097 Eureka 834 -24.2%
11150 Lake Andes 826 1.1%
11205 Scotland 817 -7.9%
11362 Aurora 789 57.4%
11393 Marion 784 -12.0%
11441 Viborg 776 -6.9%
11451 Philip 774 -11.7%
11524 Howard 760 -28.9%
11584 Alcester 751 -14.5%
11595 Estelline 748 10.3%
11632 Valley Springs 743 -6.5%
11633 Plankinton 742 23.4%
11701 Elkton 730 7.8%
11747 Faulkton 724 -7.2%
11783 Highmore 717 -15.3%
11803 Edgemont 714 -16.8%
11836 Kadoka 708 0.1%
12029 Colton 677 2.1%
12053 Woonsocket 674 -6.2%
12058 McLaughlin 673 -12.2%
12074 Armour 670 -13.7%
12079 New Underwood 670 7.3%
12106 Kimball 666 -10.2%
12225 Selby 648 -11.5%
12277 Onida 641 -12.7%
12294 Castlewood 638 -4.3%
12324 Tripp 632 -11.2%
12347 Alexandria 627 10.7%
12349 Canistota 627 -10.8%
12401 Menno 620 -14.2%
12582 Avon 596 6.2%
12641 Burke 588 -12.5%
12671 Newell 583 -10.0%
12674 Colman 582 2.1%
12692 Corsica 580 -9.6%
12735 Humboldt 573 8.5%
12738 White River 573 -4.3%
12746 St. Francis 572 -18.8%
12784 Waubay 567 -13.9%
12865 Veblen 558 98.5%
12885 Lake Preston 556 -24.5%
13183 Dupree 516 21.4%
13222 Jefferson 512 -12.4%
13264 Wilmot 507 -6.4%
13314 Lake Norden 502 16.2%
13332 Timber Lake 500 13.1%
13348 Presho 498 -15.8%
13412 White 491 -7.8%
13531 Warner 478 14.0%
13543 Bowdle 476 -16.1%
13611 Oacoma 470 8.7%
13700 Bridgewater 461 -24.0%
13715 Big Stone City 460 -23.7%
13762 Bryant 453 14.3%
13829 Murdo 447 -26.4%
13868 Emery 443 0.4%
13871 Montrose 443 -4.5%
13900 Mount Vernon 440 -7.7%
13958 Leola 434 -5.6%
13973 Rosholt 433 3.0%
14111 Herreid 417 -13.3%
14151 Faith 413 -15.3%
14159 Irene 412 -4.4%
14182 Wolsey 411 -1.4%
14205 Tabor 408 -1.9%
14230 Hurley 405 -4.7%
14284 Hermosa 400 27.3%
14292 Gayville 399 -5.4%
14451 Hayti 382 4.3%
14509 Hoven 376 -25.6%
14525 White Lake 375 -7.6%
14584 Florence 369 23.4%
14743 Buffalo 352 -6.6%
14777 Blunt 349 -5.6%
14885 Keystone 341 9.6%
14936 Langford 337 15.8%
14988 Hudson 331 -18.0%
15002 Bison 330 -10.8%
15092 Ethan 321 -2.4%
15164 Bristol 314 -16.2%
15273 Wakonda 307 -17.6%
15408 Pukwana 296 3.1%
15435 Summit 294 3.1%
15451 Roscoe 293 -9.0%
15524 Alpena 286 8.7%
15547 Colome 284 -15.7%
15615 Stickney 279 -16.4%
15665 Bonesteel 274 -7.1%
15700 Egan 271 1.4%
15807 Chancellor 263 -19.8%
15825 Henry 262 -2.2%
15841 Iroquois 261 -6.1%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 512 13,222
2017 502 13,313
2016 507 13,260
2015 517 13,186
2014 535 13,042
2013 541 13,008
2012 547 12,965
2011 545 12,991
2010 547 12,970
2009 618 12,409
2008 602 12,528
2007 597 12,570
2006 588 12,647
2005 584 12,672
2004 584 12,677
2003 580 12,714
2002 586 12,677
2001 585 12,690
2000 585 12,697
1990 527 12,807