Yankton, SD
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Yankton, South Dakota Info Snack

Population
14,619
Unemployment
1.0%
Poverty
12.0%
Median Home
$155,000
Median Income
$54,278
Median Rent
$630

Yankton SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
10

Yankton, SD Crime Report

557
Total Crimes
3,786.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
61.38%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Yankton
/ 100k People
South Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 557 3,786.0 2,458.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 83 564.2 501.4 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 4.5 6.5
Robbery 2 13.6 30.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 57 387.4 399.1 279.7
Property Crime 474 3,221.9 1,956.7 1,958.2
Burglary 56 380.6 340.1 314.2
Larceny 386 2,623.7 1,357.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 32 217.5 259.3 246.0

Yankton, SD Cost Of Living

89
Yankton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Yankton South Dakota National Average
Overall 89 91 100
Services 97 94 100
Groceries 100 97 100
Health 97 96 100
Housing 69 79 100
Transportation 96 93 100
Utilities 96 88 100

Yankton, SD Photos

Yankton And The Meridian Bridge
Source: Public Domain
Ohlman Shannon House From Ne
Source: Public Domain
Charles Gurney Hotel From Se
Source: Public Domain
Bruce Donaldson House From Se
Source: Public Domain
Bishop Marty Rectory From Se
Source: Public Domain
Meridian State Bridge
Source: Wikipedia User |
Yankton Human Services Center
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Yankton in South Dakota

Map Of Yankton, SD

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10

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Population over time in Yankton

Year Population % Change
2020 14,619 0.3%
2019 14,577 0.3%
2018 14,529 -0.4%
2017 14,585 0.4%
2016 14,531 0.1%
2015 14,513 0.3%
2014 14,475 0.3%
2013 14,430 0.6%
2012 14,351 0.8%
2011 14,243 -

Race / Ethnicity in Yankton

White
86.2% (12,597)
African American
2.0% (287)
American Indian
3.8% (554)
Asian
0.2% (27)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.0% (433)
Hispanic
4.9% (721)
Race Yankton SD USA
White 86.2% 81.3% 60.1%
African American 2.0% 2.1% 12.2%
American Indian 3.8% 8.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.2% 1.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.7% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.9% 4.1% 18.2%

Gender in Yankton

Female
50.0% (7,312)
Male
50.0% (7,307)
Gender Yankton SD USA
Female 50.0% 49.6% 50.8%
Male 50.0% 50.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Yankton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (438)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (877)
High School / GED
29.0% (4,239)
Some College
21.0% (3,069)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (1,754)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (2,339)
Master's Degree
10.0% (1,461)
Professional Degree
2.0% (292)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (146)
Education Yankton SD USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Yankton, South Dakota

Less than $10,000
3.6% (52,599)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (75,307)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.3% (135,322)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (172,397)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.3% (253,497)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.4% (298,682)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.1% (205,532)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.2% (178,421)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (44,026)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (46,111)
Income Yankton SD USA
Less than $10,000 3.6% 5.3% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.3% 8.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 10.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.3% 13.6% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.4% 19.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.1% 14.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.2% 15.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 5.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 4.4% 8.3%

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