Yankton, SD

Yankton County

What you need to know about Yankton, SD

Yankton is located in Yankton County, South Dakota. The population is 85% White, 3% Black, 1% Asian and 3% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 4% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 4% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $42,250 and the median home value is $123,800. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Yankton, see each of the tabs above.
Top 10 Small Towns 2012


Homes Owned 63.24%
63.24% Complete
Homes Rented 36.76%
36.76% Complete

Real Estate

In Yankton, South Dakota

Ready to move to Yankton? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Yankton.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Yankton, South Dakota

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Yankton rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Yankton, South Dakota

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Yankton.


Most residents are
Over 65 Years old


In Yankton, South Dakota

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Yankton.


Bachelor’s Degree 28%
28% Complete
Graduated High School 91%
91% Complete

Yankton, SD's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Small Towns 2012