Watertown SnackAbility

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

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Watertown, South Dakota Info Snack

Watertown is a city in and the county seat of Codington County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 21,482 at the 2010 census. It is the fifth largest city in South Dakota. It is also the principal city of the Watertown Micropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Codington and Hamlin counties.
Population
22,083
Unemployment
2.6%
Poverty
13.0%
Median Home
$161,000
Median Income
$48,485
Median Rent
$685

Rankings for Watertown in South Dakota

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Map Of Watertown, SD

Population over time in Watertown

Year Population % Change
2017 22,083 0.3%
2016 22,026 0.5%
2015 21,919 0.6%
2014 21,795 0.6%
2013 21,670 0.7%
2012 21,524 0.4%
2011 21,434 0.5%
2010 21,318 -

Crime in Watertown Per 100k

Crime Watertown SD USA
Violent Crime 363.5 433.6 382.9
Murder 4.5 2.9 5.3
Robbery 18.0 27.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 251.3 335.0 248.9
Property Crime 1992.6 1876.2 2362.0
Burglary 385.9 311.3 430.4
Larceny 1534.8 1405.9 1694.0
Car Theft 71.8 159.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Watertown

White
92.7% (20,470)
African American
0.5% (100)
American Indian
1.9% (422)
Asian
0.6% (129)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (18)
Two Or More
1.8% (392)
Hispanic
2.5% (552)
Race Watertown SD USA
White 92.7% 82.7% 61.5%
African American 0.5% 1.7% 12.3%
American Indian 1.9% 8.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 1.4% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.5% 3.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Watertown, South Dakota

Less than $10,000
6.6% (145,747)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.0% (154,581)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.4% (207,580)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (245,121)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.3% (382,035)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (397,494)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.0% (353,328)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.9% (196,538)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (37,541)
$200,000 or more
4.0% (88,332)
Income Watertown SD USA
Less than $10,000 6.6% 6.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.0% 5.1% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.4% 9.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 10.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.3% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 19.7% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.0% 14.1% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.9% 12.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 3.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 4.0% 3.8% 6.3%

Gender in Watertown

Female
50.6% (11,170)
Male
49.4% (10,912)
Gender Watertown SD USA
Female 50.6% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Watertown for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.5% (768)
9-12th Grade
5.3% (1,163)
High School / GED
35.5% (7,835)
Some College
20.3% (4,474)
Associate's Degree
13.6% (3,002)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (3,965)
Master's Degree
2.8% (618)
Professional Degree
1.1% (237)
Doctorate Degree
0.1% (18)
Education Watertown SD USA
< 9th Grade 3.5% 3.4% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.3% 5.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 35.5% 30.5% 27.3%
Some College 20.3% 21.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 13.6% 11.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 19.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 2.8% 5.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.1% 1.1% 1.4%

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