SD

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

About Whitewood, SD

Whitewood, SD is located in Lawrence County in the state of South Dakota.

The total City Population for Whitewood is about 979 with about 593 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,913.

The Average Home Value is $202,100.00, which is roughly 49% higher than the Average Home Value of $102,658.00 for the state of South Dakota, and roughly 7% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $68,029.00, which is roughly 20% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $54,396.00 for the state of South Dakota, and roughly 15% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Whitewood is about 3.4%.

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

Lawrence County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 48.17% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 63.3%
Democratic: 32.81%
Libertarian: 3.89%


Nearby Locations

Sturgis, SD (7.31 mi.)
Hereford, SD (7.31 mi.)
Marcus, SD (7.31 mi.)
Saint Onge, SD (8.67 mi.)
Central City, SD (10.16 mi.)
Lead, SD (10.16 mi.)
Spearfish, SD (11.54 mi.)
Deadwood, SD (13.07 mi.)
Nisland, SD (15.02 mi.)
Fruitdale, SD (17.32 mi.)
Belle Fourche, SD (17.32 mi.)
Vale, SD (17.51 mi.)
Nemo, SD (19.19 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 57793
Latitude : 44.494449
Longitude : -103.588751
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 3364 ft.
Area Code(s) : 605

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.48
Male Population Estimate : 50.97%
Female Population Estimate : 49.03%
Median Age : 44.9
Male Median Age : 44.7
Female Median Age : 45.0

White Population Estimate : 96.08%
Black Population Estimate : 0.73%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.46%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.63%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.16%
Indian Population Estimate : 4.70%
Other Population Estimate : 0.16%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Whitewood specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lawrence County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Lawrence County: About 176 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lawrence County is about 39% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.