Everything You Need to Know About the City of Yankton South Dakota

In 2017, Yankton, South Dakota had a population of 14.5k people with a median age of 41.4 and a median household income of $41,727 dollars. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Yankton, SD declined from 14,585 to 14,529, a -0.384 percent decrease, and its median household income grew from $41,174 dollars to $41,727 dollars, a 1.34 percent increase.

The population of Yankton, SD is 87 percent White Alone, 3.99 percent Hispanic or Latino, and 2.83 percent American Indian & Alaska Native Alone. N/A% of the people in Yankton, SD speak a non-English language, and 99.2 percent are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Yankton, SD are Mount Marty College (230 degrees awarded in 2017) and Avera Sacred Heart Hospital (5 degrees).

The median property value in Yankton, SD is $137,600 dollars, and the homeownership rate is 56.8 percent. Most people in Yankton, SD commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 11.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Yankton, SD is 2 cars per household.


Education in Yankton

In 2017, universities in Yankton, SD awarded 235 degrees. The student population of Yankton, SD is skewed towards women, with 431 male students and 633 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Yankton, SD are White (192 and 81.7 percent), followed by Hispanic or Latino (18 and 7.66 percent), Black or African American (13 and 5.53 percent), and American Indian or Alaska Native (8 and 3.4 percent).

The largest universities in Yankton, SD by the number of degrees awarded are Mount Marty College (230 and 97.9 percent) and Avera Sacred Heart Hospital (5 and 2.13 percent).

The most popular majors in Yankton, SD are Nurse Anesthetist (33 and 14 percent), Registered Nursing (27 and 11.5 percent), and General Business Administration & Management (22 and 9.36 percent).

The median tuition costs in Yankton, SD is $24,160 dollars for private four-year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four-year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.


Economy in Yankton

The economy of Yankton, SD employs 7.18k people and Yankton has an unemployment rate of 2.7 percent. Yankton has seen the job market increase by 2.1 percent over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 28.9 percent, which is lower than the US average of 33.5 percent. The largest industries in Yankton, SD are Retail Trade (1,076 people), Manufacturing (1,194 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1,415 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($79,167 dollars), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($78,167 dollars), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($61,063 dollars).

Households in Yankton, SD have a median annual income of $41,727 dollars, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 dollars across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $41,174 dollars in 2016, which represents a 1.34 percent annual growth.


Tax Rates for Yankton

– The Sales Tax Rate for Yankton is 6.5 percent.

– The Income Tax Rate for Yankton is 0.0 percent.

– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.


Income and Salaries for Yankton

– The average earnings of a Yankton resident are $25,193 dollars a year.

– The Median household earnings of a Yankton resident is $42,250 dollars a year.