Turner County, SD

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2020 Population
8,325
0.301% 1-year growth
US Senator
John Thune
Republican Party
US Senator
Mike Rounds
Republican Party
US Representative
Dusty Johnson
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
41.7
0.714% 1-year decrease
2020 Poverty Rate
9.37%
14.1% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$63,062
6.45% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$137,500
12.3% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
4,302
0.962% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Turner County, SD had a population of 8.33k people with a median age of 41.7 and a median household income of $63,062. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Turner County, SD grew from 8,300 to 8,325, a 0.301% increase and its median household income grew from $59,242 to $63,062, a 6.45% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Turner County, SD are White (Non-Hispanic) (94.9%), Two+ (Hispanic) (1.17%), White (Hispanic) (1.11%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.09%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.733%).

None of the households in Turner County, SD reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

99.1% of the residents in Turner County, SD are U.S. citizens.

In 2020, the median property value in Turner County, SD was $137,500, and the homeownership rate was 79.8%. Most people in Turner County, SD drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Turner County, SD was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Turner County, SD is home to a population of 8.33k people, from which 99.1% are citizens. As of 2020, 1.31% of Turner County, SD residents were born outside of the country (109 people).

In 2020, there were 81.5 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (7.9k people) in Turner County, SD than any other race or ethnicity. There were 97 Two+ (Hispanic) and 92 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Turner County, SD
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    7.9k ± 13
  2. Two+ (Hispanic)
    97 ± 36.8
  3. White (Hispanic)
    92 ± 32
2.44%
Hispanic Population
203 people

In 2020, there were 81.5 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (7.9k people) in Turner County, SD than any other race or ethnicity. There were 97 Two+ (Hispanic) and 92 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

2.44% of the people in Turner County, SD are hispanic (203 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Turner County, SD as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

1.31%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
109 people
1.14%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
95 people

As of 2020, 1.31% of Turner County, SD residents (109 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Turner County, SD was 1.14%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

42
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.6
34
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 6

In 2020, the median age of all people in Turner County, SD was 41.7. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 42, were generally older than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 34. But people in Turner County, SD are getting getting younger. In 2019, the average age of all Turner County, SD residents was 42.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    3,374 ± 1,423 people
  2. Guatemala
    2,573 ± 1,244 people
  3. Ethiopia
    2,306 ± 1,177 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of South Dakota was Mexico, the natal country of 3,374 South Dakota residents, followed by Guatemala with 2,573 and Ethiopia with 2,306.

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Citizenship

99.1%
2020 Citizenship
99.2%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 99.1% of Turner County, SD residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Turner County, SD was 99.2%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    206 ± 45
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    89 ± 36
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    61 ± 28

Turner County, SD has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.31 times greater than any other conflict.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in South Dakota, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in South Dakota (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in South Dakota. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in South Dakota.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of South Dakota across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Economy

Males in South Dakota have an average income that is 1.29 times higher than the average income of females, which is $45,104. The income inequality in South Dakota (measured using the Gini index) is 0.43, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Turner County, SD employs 4.3k people. The largest industries in Turner County, SD are Health Care & Social Assistance (750 people), Retail Trade (462 people), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (451 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($86,250), Wholesale Trade ($55,500), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($55,341).

Wages

Median Household Income

$63,062
2020 value
± $2,302
6.45%
1 Year Growth
± 10.3%

Households in Turner County, SD have a median annual income of $63,062, which is less than the median annual income of $64,994 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $59,242 in 2019, which represents a 6.45% annual growth.

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Wage by Sex in Common Jobs

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$57,995
Average Male Salary in South Dakota
± $3,076
$45,104
Average Female Salary in South Dakota
± $2,724

In 2020, full-time male employees in South Dakota made 1.29 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the sex-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in South Dakota by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in South Dakota
  1. Asian
    $47,345 ± $22,429
  2. White
    $46,511 ± $1,967
  3. Other
    $34,772 ± $8,729

In 2020 the highest paid race/ethnicity of South Dakota workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.02 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in South Dakota.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in South Dakota by number of full-time employees.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Turner County, SD is from South Dakota.
0.43
2020 Wage GINI in South Dakota
0.432
2019 Wage GINI in South Dakota

In 2020, the income inequality in South Dakota was 0.43 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.307% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for South Dakota was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in South Dakota in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in South Dakota across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9651
  2. Census Tract 9652

The following map shows all of the tracts in Turner County, SD colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Sex

Females 75+
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

9.37% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Turner County, SD (763 out of 8.14k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 75+, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Females 18 - 24.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    714 ± 96
  2. Two Or More
    27 ± 61
  3. Hispanic
    23 ± 66

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Turner County, SD is White, followed by Two Or More and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

4.3k
2020 Value
± 246
0.962%
1 Year growth
± 7.88%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Turner County, SD grew at a rate of 0.962%, from 4.26k employees to 4.3k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Turner County, SD, are Management Occupations (518 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (514 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (363 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Turner County, SD.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Turner County, SD, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (518 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (514 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (363 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Turner County, SD has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (5.86 times higher than expected), Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Occupations (1.55 times), and Transportation Occupations (1.41 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Turner County, SD, by median earnings, are Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($60,750), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($59,000), and Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($55,781).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

4.3k
2020 Value
± 246
0.962%
1 Year growth
± 7.88%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Turner County, SD grew at a rate of 0.962%, from 4.26k employees to 4.3k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Turner County, SD, are Health Care & Social Assistance (750 people), Retail Trade (462 people), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (451 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Turner County, SD, though some of these residents may live in Turner County, SD and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Turner County, SD, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (750 people), Retail Trade (462 people), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (451 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Turner County, SD has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (8.55 times higher than expected), Utilities (1.86 times), and Wholesale Trade (1.51 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Turner County, SD, by median earnings, are Utilities ($86,250), Wholesale Trade ($55,500), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($55,341).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from South Dakota to other states, or from other states to South Dakota.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $6.57B
  2. $5.64B
  3. $4.81B

In 2020, the top outbound South Dakota product (by dollars) was Cereal grains with $6.57B, followed by Other ag prods. ($5.64B) and Live animals/fish ($4.81B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound South Dakota products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$54.6B
2020 Value in South Dakota
$98.2B
Projected 2050 Value in South Dakota
79.8% growth

In 2020, total outbound South Dakota trade was $54.6B. This is expected to increase 79.8% to $98.2B by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound South Dakota trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from South Dakota to other states, or from other states to South Dakota.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $7.03B
  2. $3.12B
  3. $2.19B

In 2020, the top outbound South Dakota domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Minnesota with $7.03B, followed by Iowa with $3.12B and North Dakota and $2.19B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that South Dakota shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Turner County, SD went to Donald J. Trump with 72.3% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (25%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (2.62%). The most partisan county was Harding County, SD with 92% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

John Thune and Mike Rounds are the senators currently representing the state of South Dakota. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Turner County, SD is currently represented by Dusty Johnson in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Turner County, SD
72.3% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in South Dakota
  1. 92% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 90.2% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 88.4% for Joseph R Biden Jr. (Democratic Party)

In the 2020 presidential election, the most partisan county in South Dakota was Harding County, SD with 92% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in South Dakota colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from South Dakota

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John Thune
Senator from South Dakota3
Assumed office on January 3, 2005
Mike Rounds
Senator from South Dakota2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

John Thune and Mike Rounds are the senators currently representing South Dakota.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Turner County, SD

Dusty Johnson
South Dakota at-large Representative
Republican Party

Turner County, SD is currently represented by Dusty Johnson (Republican Party).

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the member for Turner County, SD have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Turner County, SD was $137,500 in 2020, which is 0.598 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $122,400 to $137,500, a 12.3% increase. The homeownership rate in Turner County, SD is 79.8%, which is higher than the national average of 64.4%. People in Turner County, SD have an average commute time of 25.5 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Turner County, SD is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$137,500
2020 Median
± $15,441
$122,400
2019 Median
± $7,333

In 2020, the median property value in Turner County, SD grew to to $137,500 from the previous year's value of $122,400.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Turner County, SD compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Turner County, SD the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$63,062
Median Household Income
± $2,302
3.53k
Number of Households
± 217

In 2020, the median household income of the 3.53k households in Turner County, SD grew to $63,062 from the previous year's value of $59,242.

The following chart displays the households in Turner County, SD distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Turner County, SD distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Turner County, SD the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

79.8%
2020 Homeownership
78.3%
2019 Homeownership

In 2020, 79.8% of the housing units in Turner County, SD were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 78.3%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.4%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Turner County, SD compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

25.5 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Turner County, SD have a shorter commute time (25.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 1.39% of the workforce in Turner County, SD have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (79.9%)
  2. Carpooled (8.63%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.6%)

In 2020, 79.9% of workers in Turner County, SD drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (8.63%) and those who worked at home (6.6%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Turner County, SD distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Turner County, SD have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

94.1% of the population of Turner County, SD has health coverage, with 49.8% on employee plans, 9.78% on Medicaid, 15.5% on Medicare, 17.1% on non-group plans, and 1.88% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in South Dakota was $8,933 in 2014. This is a 4.52% increase from the previous year ($8,547).

Comparing across all counties in the state, Aurora County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (21.3%). Additionally, Ziebach County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (52.5%)

Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$8,933
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in South Dakota
$4,335
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$7,056
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$9,315
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in South Dakota (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.52%, from $8,547 to $8,933.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

5.95%
Uninsured
49.8%
Employer Coverage
9.78%
Medicaid
15.5%
Medicare
17.1%
Non-Group
1.88%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Turner County, SD grew by 1.27% from 5.87% to 5.95%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Turner County, SD changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 21.3% prevalence
  2. 19.9% prevalence
  3. 19% prevalence

Aurora County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in South Dakota, at 21.3%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in South Dakota by county over multiple years.

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