Colton, Minnehaha County, South Dakota

Colton: City in South Dakota, United States of America

About

Colton is a city located in the county of Minnehaha in the U.S. state of South Dakota. Its population at the 2010 census was 687 and a population density of 378 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 672 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Colton

Population : 672 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : South Dakota (United States)
County : Minnehaha County
Postal code : 57018
Area : 1.82 km2
Altitude : 1,604 feet / 489 meters
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 10:24:41 (27th June 2022)
Density : 370 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.23% (2010-2020)
Weather : 81℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Geography

Colton is located at 43°47'10"N 96°55'39"W (43.7860900, -96.9275600).

Colton map

Weather

Colton forecast: Sunny, with a high near 81. more

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Colton decreased by 2.23% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 687 - census
2011 684 -0.44% estimation process
2012 692 1.16% estimation process
2013 694 0.29% estimation process
2014 689 -0.73% estimation process
2015 687 -0.29% estimation process
2016 683 -0.59% estimation process
2017 683 0% estimation process
2018 673 -1.49% estimation process
2019 669 -0.6% estimation process
2020 672 0.45% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 7,869
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 7,885
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -0.2%
April 1, 2020 Population : 8,160
April 1, 2010 Population : 7,895
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.1%
People over 65 (%) : 25.5%
Female persons, % : 46.9%
White only, percent : 91.2%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 2.6%
Asians alone % : 1.3%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.2%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.0%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 8.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 84.0%
2015-2019 Veterans : 754
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 4.4%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 4,553

Colton zip code is 57018. County name: Minnehaha, County fips: 46099

Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 4,553
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 61.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $146,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,148
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $375
2015-2019 median gross rent : $709
Permits for construction, 2020 : 8
2015-2019 Households : 3,515
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.06
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 81.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 6.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 83.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 64.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 86.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 13.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 6,631
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 28,552
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 34,495
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 74,867
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,634
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 14.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $37,898
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $24,241
Percentage of people living in poverty : 17.0%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 205
2019 total employment : 1,338
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 52,117
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : -0.6%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 496
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 752
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 266
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 308
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 654
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 61
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 577
2010 population per square mile : 1.0
2010 land area in square miles : 8,138.98

People born in Colton (1)

United States Air Force general Cornelius Nugteren was born in Colton

Schools in Colton

College & universities near Colton, SD

Code Name City ZIP
219426 Southeast Technical Institute Sioux Falls (SD) 57107-1301
219082 Dakota State University Madison (SD) 57042-1799
219453 Stewart School Sioux Falls (SD) 57104
219383 University of Sioux Falls Sioux Falls (SD) 57105-1699
219392 Sanford Medical Center Sioux Falls (SD) 57117-5039

Post offices near Colton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Colton Post Office Colton (SD) 57018

Other places with the same name (4)

  • Colton , California city in San Bernardino County, California, United States of America with a population of 54,661 people.
  • Colton , New York town in St. Lawrence County, New York, United States of America with a population of 1,401 people.
  • Colton , Washington town in Whitman County, Washington, United States of America with a population of 443 people.

Other cities in Minnehaha County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Minnehaha County , SD.

City Name Population Title
Sioux Falls 157,584 City in and county seat of Minnehaha County, South Dakota, United States
Brandon 10,168 City in South Dakota, United States of America
Crooks 1,341 City in South Dakota, United States of America
Baltic 1,201 City in Minnehaha County, South Dakota, United States
Garretson 1,147 City in South Dakota, United States of America
Hartford 701 City in Minnehaha County, South Dakota, United States
Lyons 618 Unincorporated community in South Dakota, United States of America
Dell Rapids 553 City in South Dakota, United States of America
Valley Springs 370 Township in Minnehaha County, South Dakota
Humboldt 342 Town in South Dakota, United States of America
Sherman 82 Town in South Dakota, United States of America