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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of White River is 532. White River, South Dakota is the 12,921st largest city in the US.
The peak population of White River was in 2000, when its population was 599. In 2000, White River was the 12,584th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,921st largest city in the US. White River is currently 11.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
White River has shrunk 11.1% since the year 2000. White River, South Dakota's growth is below average. 62% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|12915||Robbinsville, North Carolina||533||-28.6%|
|12921||White River, South Dakota||532||-11.1%|
|12925||Fieldsboro, New Jersey||531||1.5%|
The total voting age population of White River, South Dakota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 482. The voting age population is 46.5% male and 53.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.2% of the residents of White River are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of White River are 51.5% American Indian, 44.0% White, 4.1% Two or more races and 0.5% Black. Additionally, 10.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In White River, 29.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.8%. On a per-household basis, 20.3% of families are below the poverty line in White River.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.4% of White River residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.7% of White River residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.3% have a bachelor's degree and 0.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among White River residents aged 5 and older, 6.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in White River is 3.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In White River, 45.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in White River is $40,972.
In White River, 81.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 18.8% of housing units in White River.
Of all the housing units in White River, 17.6% of them were build before 1940.
In White River, 22.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in White River is $671.
In White River, 56.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.