The population of Haakon County,
South Dakota fell by 43 in 2013 bringing the total to
1894 people living in 1011 homes and apartments spread
across 1811 square miles. The new estimate moves Haakon
County to number 79 in our list of least populated counties
in the US.
People who live in Haakon
County have an annual income of $29429 which is $3859 more
than the statewide average for South Dakota. The average per
capita income nationwide is $28051. Haakon County ranks
number 21 for highest income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are cheap here with the
median value of a home being $80300 compared to $181400
nationwide. 79.4% of housing units in Haakon County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports
0.3% of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.