Codington County

Watertown, SD: What you need to know

Activities ranging from hunting and fishing to shopping and museums are among the attractions in Watertown, and schools are ranked among the best in South Dakota. Watertown Regional Library is frequently visited by families, and top employers are represented by manufacturing companies and computer firms. Redlin Art Center houses more than 150 works by famed artist Terry Redlin, and the community features spacious parks without the big-city crowds.

 

Watertown, SD City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 21,919
Median Age 37
Median Household Income $46,766
Median Home Price $144,900
Walkscore 35

Watertown, SD Demographics

Median Population in Watertown , SD

Median Age 37%
Age 18 Over 76.5%
Age 21 Over 72.9%
Age 62 Over 19.4%
Age 65 Over 15.7%

Race in Watertown , SD

  Ethnicity White 94.1%
  Ethnicity Black 0.4%
  Ethnicity Asian 0.3%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 2%
  Ethnicity Indian 3.3%
  Ethnicity Other 0.4%

Population By Gender in Watertown , SD

  Male 48.9%
  Female 51.1%

Language in Watertown , SD

  English Only 97.1%
  English Other 2.9%

Economics in Watertown , SD

  Median Household Income $46,766
  Median Home Price $144,900
  Homes Owned 36.7%
  Homes Rent 63.3%
  Median Property Rent $619

 
COMMUTE TIME: 12.8 MINUTES
in Watertown , SD

Commute Types in Watertown , SD

  Walked 1.4%
  Worked at Home 3.7%
  Public Transportation 0.2%
  Other Means 1.2%
  Drove Alone 83.7%
  Carpooled 9.8%

35/100
WALK SCORE
for Watertown , SD

 
10.8% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Watertown , SD