rapid city Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,425 3.5 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 11,490 27.9 % 32.2 %
Some College 11,665 28.3 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 10,921 26.5 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 5,702 13.8 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 36,794 89.3 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 13,638 33.1 % 33.1 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 74,050 - -
19 years old and under 18,830 25.4 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 23,678 32.0 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 18,596 25.1 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 12,946 17.5 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 10,167 37.0 % 33.6 %
Married 12,551 45.7 % 50.4 %
Separated 349 1.3 % 2.5 %
Divorced 4,389 16.0 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 31,707 - -
Occupied Housing Units 29,331 92.5 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 2,376 7.5 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 18,742 59.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,843 5.8 % 5.9 %
2-Units 1,786 5.6 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 1,477 4.7 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 1,136 3.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,300 4.1 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 3,563 11.2 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 1,860 5.9 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,278 7.2 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 3,514 11.1 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 5,966 18.8 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 3,142 9.9 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 6,659 21.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 2,630 8.3 % 12.8 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 58,856 84.0 % 75.1 %
African-American 660 0.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 9,240 13.2 % 0.9 %
Asian 1,149 1.6 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 170 0.2 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 47,813 57,617
Median Family Income 59,317 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 26,753 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 36.12 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.41 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 41.27
    [CDD] 0

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.05 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com