The population of Jerauld County,
South Dakota fell by 5 in 2013 bringing the total to
2066 people living in 1072 homes and apartments spread
across 526 square miles. The new estimate moves Jerauld
County to number 97 in our list of least populated counties
in the US.
People who live in Jerauld
County have an annual income of $25739 which is $169 more
than the statewide average for South Dakota. The average per
capita income nationwide is $28051. Jerauld County ranks
number 54 for highest income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are cheap here with the
median value of a home being $63900 compared to $181400
nationwide. 70.3% of housing units in Jerauld County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports
2.8% of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.