SD

National Population : 333,590,059
South Dakota State Population : 787,431

About Wendt, SD

Wendt, SD is located in Hughes County in the state of South Dakota.

The total City Population for Wendt is about 13,646 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 17,156.

The Average Home Value is $177,200.00, which is roughly 42% higher than the Average Home Value of $102,658.00 for the state of South Dakota, and roughly 6% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $64,170.00, which is roughly 15% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $54,396.00 for the state of South Dakota, and roughly 10% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Wendt is about .

South Dakota is ranked #28 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 43.27 out of 100.

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Voting

Hughes County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 46.52% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 63.3%
Democratic: 33.85%
Libertarian: 2.84%


Nearby Locations

Blunt, SD (10.85 mi.)
Fort Pierre, SD (14.41 mi.)
Mission Ridge, SD (14.41 mi.)
Hayes, SD (17.75 mi.)
Onida, SD (18.75 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 57501
Latitude : 44.567083
Longitude : -100.267233
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1760 ft.
Area Code(s) : 605

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.29
Male Population Estimate : 46.16%
Female Population Estimate : 48.90%
Median Age : 39.7
Male Median Age : 38.5
Female Median Age : 40.7

White Population Estimate : 84.09%
Black Population Estimate : 0.84%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.67%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.77%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.03%
Indian Population Estimate : 11.09%
Other Population Estimate : 0.63%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Wendt specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Hughes County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Hughes County: About 451 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Hughes County is about 36% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.