Statewide Claims to Fame

South Sioux City is 2nd in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents younger than 5

South Sioux City is 3rd in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Foreign born residents

South Sioux City is 3rd in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in People per household

South Sioux City is 3rd in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - Asian

South Sioux City is 3rd in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

South Sioux City is 4th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

South Sioux City is 4th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - Black or African American

South Sioux City is 4th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Residents younger than 18

South Sioux City is 6th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

South Sioux City is 8th in Nebraska out of 33 other cities in Income below poverty line

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
South Sioux City Rank Nebraska US
Current population (2012) 13,400 14th 1,855,525 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.7 16th 76,824.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,340.2 14th 23.8 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
South Sioux City Rank Nebraska US
Residents younger than 5 10.1% 2nd 7.1% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 31.4% 4th 25.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.4% 29th 13.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
South Sioux City Rank Nebraska US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 68.3% 31st 90.3% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 10.1% 31st 27.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
South Sioux City Rank Nebraska US
Race - White 62.7% 31st 89.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 4.7% 4th 4.8% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 3.0% 4th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.9% 3rd 2.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 6th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.8% 8th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 45.3% 3rd 9.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 43.6% 31st 81.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
South Sioux City Rank Nebraska US
Female residents 50.4% 27th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 27.4% 3rd 6.0% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
South Sioux City Rank Nebraska US
Housing units 4,739 15th 801,185 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 26.5% 8th 19.5% 25.9%
Households 4,554 15th 715,703 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 55.9% 30th 68.3% 66.1%
Home median value $94,600 22nd $125,400 $186,200
People per household 2.8 3rd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
South Sioux City Rank Nebraska US
Income per capita $18,046 30th $26,113 $27,915
Income per household $39,623 27th $50,695 $52,762
Income below poverty line 17.1% 8th 12.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
South Sioux City Rank Nebraska US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,113 14th 159,665 27,092,908
Retail sales $152,853 20th $26,486,612 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $12,730 24th $14,965 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $17,368 16th $2,685,580 $613,795,732

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