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|People QuickFacts||South Dakota||USA|
|Population, 2013 estimate||844,877||316,128,839|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||814,180||308,747,716|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||3.8%||2.4%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||7.1%||6.3%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||24.6%||23.3%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||14.9%||14.1%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||49.8%||50.8%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||85.9%||77.7%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.9%||13.2%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||8.9%||1.2%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.2%||5.3%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.1%||0.2%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||2.1%||2.4%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||3.4%||17.1%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||83.3%||62.6%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||83.9%||84.8%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||2.6%||12.9%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||6.7%||20.5%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||90.1%||85.7%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||26.0%||28.5%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||16.8||25.4|
|Housing units, 2013||370,291||132,802,859|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||68.6%||65.5%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||18.6%||25.9%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$129,800||$181,400|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.44||2.61|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$25,570||$28,051|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$49,091||$53,046|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||13.8%||14.9%|
|Business QuickFacts||South Dakota||USA|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||25,7731||7,431,808|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||336,5261||115,938,468|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||3.0%1||2.2%|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||61,973||22,735,915|
|Total number of firms, 2007||76,997||27,092,908|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.3%||7.1%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||2.2%||0.9%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.6%||5.7%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.0%||0.1%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.8%||8.3%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||22.2%||28.8%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||13,051,128||5,319,456,312|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||11,400,476||4,174,286,516|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||12,266,218||3,917,663,456|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$15,390||$12,990|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||1,622,751||613,795,732|
|Building permits, 2012||4,178||829,658|
|Geography QuickFacts||South Dakota||USA|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||75,811.00||3,531,905.43|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||10.7||87.4|