The population of Miner County,
South Dakota fell by 56 in 2013 bringing the total to
2333 people living in 1322 homes and apartments spread
across 570 square miles. The new estimate moves Miner County
to number 121 in our list of least populated counties in the
People who live in Miner
County have an annual income of $29854 which is $4284 more
than the statewide average for South Dakota. The average per
capita income nationwide is $28051. Miner County ranks
number 20 for highest income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are cheap here with the
median value of a home being $58800 compared to $181400
nationwide. 79.6% of housing units in Miner County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports
0.4% of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.