Latest Data (2018)
Population 180
Nationwide Rank 17024

Quick Facts

Wessington, South Dakota is the 17,024th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Wessington, South Dakota is a city.

Wessington, South Dakota is currently 32.1% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Wessington, South Dakota's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
17014 Dunn Center, North Dakota 180 47.5%
17015 Elida, New Mexico 180 -1.0%
17016 Elko, South Carolina 180 -15.0%
17017 Homestead, Missouri 180 -1.0%
17018 Macksburg, Ohio 180 -10.8%
17019 Medon, Tennessee 180 -5.7%
17020 Portsmouth, Iowa 180 -20.0%
17021 Ramona, Kansas 180 91.4%
17022 Stony Creek, Virginia 180 -10.4%
17023 Warba, Minnesota 180 -1.6%
17024 Wessington, South Dakota 180 -27.1%
17025 West Point, Arkansas 180 -13.8%
17026 Bald Head Island, North Carolina 179 0.0%
17027 Cecil, Ohio 179 -16.7%
17028 Colerain, North Carolina 179 -18.6%
17029 Hillsboro, Iowa 179 -12.6%
17030 Mill Spring, Missouri 179 -18.2%
17031 Millville, Minnesota 179 -3.7%
17032 Modesto, Illinois 179 -28.9%
17033 New Paris, Pennsylvania 179 -16.3%
17034 Ophir, Colorado 179 58.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Dakota

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
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%
15958 New Effington 252 8.1%
15986 Kennebec 250 -12.8%
16101 Willow Lake 242 -17.1%
16253 Trent 231 -8.6%
16302 Gary 226 -2.1%
16328 Pickstown 225 33.1%
16354 Pollock 224 -33.7%
16367 Hecla 223 -28.7%
16387 Nisland 222 5.7%
16402 South Shore 221 -17.8%
16422 Delmont 219 -15.4%
16464 Mellette 217 -12.1%
16494 Reliance 215 3.8%
16498 Tulare 215 -2.2%
16562 Ramona 210 11.1%
16570 Bruce 209 -23.4%
16587 Geddes 208 -17.4%
16596 Toronto 208 8.3%
16737 Frederick 199 -21.6%
16779 Wentworth 197 5.3%
16841 St. Lawrence 192 -7.6%
16871 Hosmer 189 -33.9%
16919 Doland 186 -36.9%
17001 Letcher 181 2.2%
17024 Wessington 180 -27.1%
17076 Kranzburg 176 -4.8%
17140 Roslyn 172 -23.2%
17156 McIntosh 171 -21.5%
17195 Mission Hill 168 -8.1%
17226 Volin 167 -19.3%
17246 Peever 165 -21.0%
17330 Monroe 159 -2.4%
17381 Isabel 156 -34.7%
17423 Frankfort 154 -6.6%
17530 Northville 148 20.3%
17539 Goodwin 147 -8.1%
17583 Spencer 145 -7.6%
17589 Conde 144 -22.5%
17618 Artesian 142 -9.5%
17654 Columbia 140 0.0%
17670 Buffalo Gap 139 -15.2%
17715 Astoria 136 -8.7%
17748 Westport 135 8.0%
17818 Lesterville 131 -18.1%
17830 Carthage 130 -30.4%
17831 Central City 130 -12.1%
17833 Claremont 130 0.0%
17834 Dimock 130 -13.9%
17836 Java 130 -33.6%
17887 Midland 127 -28.6%
17892 Ashton 126 -16.5%
17894 Cavour 126 -10.6%
17925 Sinai 125 -2.3%
17940 Oelrichs 124 -13.8%
17950 Dallas 123 -13.9%
17960 Pierpont 123 1.6%
17994 Harrold 121 -42.1%
18011 Oldham 120 -41.4%
18054 Yale 118 0.0%
18070 Batesland 116 30.3%
18074 Fairfax 116 -4.9%
18191 Pringle 109 -12.8%
18194 Stockholm 109 3.8%
18210 Revillo 108 -26.5%
18217 Brandt 107 -5.3%
18219 Corona 107 -4.4%
18237 Glenham 106 -23.1%
18259 Herrick 105 0.9%
18271 Eden 104 7.2%
18292 Interior 103 33.7%
18304 Cresbard 102 -28.1%
18346 Badger 99 -31.2%
18348 Canova 99 -29.2%
18371 Hitchcock 98 -9.2%
18427 Fairburn 94 17.5%
18468 Fulton 92 6.9%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 180 17,024
2017 176 17,093
2016 177 17,104
2015 181 17,052
2014 180 17,072
2013 177 17,128
2012 174 17,173
2011 172 17,208
2010 170 17,244
2008 227 16,426
2007 225 16,467
2006 222 16,521
2005 226 16,474
2004 229 16,450
2003 233 16,394
2002 239 16,318
2001 245 16,246
2000 247 16,234
1990 265 15,718