|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Waubay is 469. Waubay, South Dakota is the 13,453rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Waubay was in 2000, when its population was 659. In 2000, Waubay was the 12,137th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,453rd largest city in the US. Waubay is currently 28.8% smaller than it was in 2000.
Waubay has shrunk 28.8% since the year 2000. Waubay, South Dakota's growth is extremely below average. 92% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|13447||Mount Auburn, Illinois||469||-9.1%|
|13448||Mount Blanchard, Ohio||469||-2.8%|
|13450||Sand Lake, Michigan||469||-5.0%|
|13451||Spring Bay, Illinois||469||6.3%|
|13452||Towner, North Dakota||469||-17.7%|
|13453||Waubay, South Dakota||469||-28.8%|
|13458||Beverly Hills, Missouri||467||-22.4%|
The total voting age population of Waubay, South Dakota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 380. The voting age population is 40.0% male and 60.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 31.7% of the residents of Waubay are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Waubay are 60.2% White, 28.8% American Indian and 11.0% Two or more races.
In Waubay, 13.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 26.1%. On a per-household basis, 9.4% of families are below the poverty line in Waubay.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.7% of Waubay residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.3% of Waubay residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.7% have a bachelor's degree and 7.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Waubay residents aged 5 and older, 0.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Waubay is 1.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Waubay, 58.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Waubay is $41,813.
In Waubay, 73.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 26.9% of housing units in Waubay.
Of all the housing units in Waubay, 37.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Waubay, 15.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Waubay is $447.
In Waubay, 60.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.