SD

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

About Yankton, SD

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

The total City Population for Yankton is about 14,872 with about 660 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 19,121.

The Average Home Value is $147,000.00, which is roughly 30% higher than the Average Home Value of $102,658.00 for the state of South Dakota, and roughly 22% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $49,530.00, which is roughly 9% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $54,396.00 for the state of South Dakota, and roughly 14% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Yankton is about 2.7%.

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

Yankton County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 38.99% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 60.38%
Democratic: 36.84%
Libertarian: 2.78%


Nearby Locations

Utica, SD (8.27 mi.)
Mission Hill, SD (8.54 mi.)
Gayville, SD (10.83 mi.)
Volin, SD (11.74 mi.)
Tabor, SD (14.85 mi.)
Lesterville, SD (15.76 mi.)
Irene, SD (16.85 mi.)
Wakonda, SD (19.17 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 57078
Latitude : 42.935337
Longitude : -97.457000
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1380 ft.
Area Code(s) : 605

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.25
Male Population Estimate : 51.47%
Female Population Estimate : 48.53%
Median Age : 41.1
Male Median Age : 39.7
Female Median Age : 42.9

White Population Estimate : 93.34%
Black Population Estimate : 2.24%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.04%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.76%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 3.78%
Other Population Estimate : 1.51%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Yankton specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Yankton County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Yankton County: About 290 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Yankton County is about 1% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.