Mitchell, South Dakota Population 2018

Mitchell, South Dakota's estimated population is 15,603 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Mitchell, South Dakota is the 6th largest city in South Dakota based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1390.05 people/mi² (536.70 people/km²), with a household density of 247.63 people/km² (641.35 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 35.9 years, 32.3 years for males, and 40.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 7,199 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0.9%, with a median rent of $654/month. The median house has 5.7 rooms, and has a value of $130,600.

The median income for households in Mitchell, South Dakota is $43,983, while the mean household income is $57,426. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201715,603-40-0.26%
201615,6431040.67%
201515,539-44-0.28%
201415,5831280.83%
201315,455-4-0.03%
201215,4591250.82%
201115,334750.49%
201015,2597010.47%
200014,5587600.54%
199013,798-118-0.09%
198013,9164910.36%
197013,4258700.67%
196012,5554320.35%
195012,1231,4901.32%
194010,633-309-0.29%
193010,9422,4642.58%
19208,4781,9632.67%
19106,5152,4604.86%
19004,0550.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,373
American Indian and Alaska Native662
Some Other Race226
Two or More Races223
Black or African American126

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Mitchell Sd Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Mitchell Sd Median Age

35.9


Total

32.3


Male

40.5


Female

Mitchell Sd Adults

There are 12,020 adults, (2,529 of which are seniors) in Mitchell Sd.

Mitchell Sd Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Mitchell Sd Sex Ratio

Female

7,645

48.98%

Male

7,965

51.02%

Mitchell Sd Households and Families

Mitchell Sd Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mitchell Sd Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.7%26.3%
All53.5%46.5%
Male48.3%51.7%
Female45.8%54.2%
Non Family36.5%63.5%

53.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mitchell Sd Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,8582.1453.5
Non Family2,9611.2236.5
Married2,8682.8773.7
Female7332.8245.8
Male2962.5548.3

2.78

Average Family Size

2.14

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mitchell Sd Households

Mitchell Sd Education

Mitchell Sd Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5455.40%
9th to 12th Grade4614.57%
High School Graduate2,60925.87%
Some College2,32523.06%
Associates Degree1,43914.27%
Bachelors Degree1,95219.36%
Graduate Degree7537.47%

Mitchell Sd Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3788,5862,623
Hispanic2599121
Native American2492313
Other Race21954
Multiple Races896131
Black575727

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 47.37%.

Mitchell Sd Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,753$40,818$27,169
Less Than High School$29,034$31,549$
High School Grad$25,534$28,524$19,133
Some College$34,381$41,614$24,479
Bachelors Degree$41,947$56,709$37,660
Graduate Degree$41,792$37,969$42,888

$34,753

Average Earnings

$40,818

Average Male

$27,169

Average Female

Mitchell Sd Language

Mitchell Sd Language by Age

Mitchell Sd Language

96.24% of Mitchell Sd residents speak only English, while 3.76% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.87% of the population.

Mitchell Sd Poverty

Mitchell Sd Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,4801,87313.89%
Multiple2153616.74%
Native566295.12%
Hispanic38330.78%

13.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.07%

Male Poverty Rate

11.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mitchell Sd

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mitchell Sd is Multiple, with 16.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mitchell Sd is Hispanic, with 0.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.65%.

Mitchell Sd Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.02%
Some College12.64%
High School8.10%
Bachelors or Greater3.12%

Mitchell Sd Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.85%
Female Employed8.58%
Female Unemployed7.57%
Male Employed5.72%

Mitchell Sd Income

Mitchell Sd Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,983$57,426
Families$57,537$68,828
Married Families$68,603$
Non Families$30,283$40,539

Mitchell Sd Marital Status

Mitchell Sd Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Mitchell Sd Married by Age and Sex

Mitchell Sd Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Mitchell Sd Marital Status by Race

Mitchell Sd Veterans

Mitchell Sd Veterans by War

1,170

Number of Veterans

1,065

Male Veterans

105

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War389
Vietnam274
Korea225
First Gulf War198
World War II86

Mitchell Sd Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54338
75+300
18 to 34250
65 to 74141
55 to 64141

Mitchell Sd Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,13910.17%
2 or More3125.62%
Hispanic195.54%

Mitchell Sd Veterans by Education

12.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mitchell Sd Employment Status

Mitchell Sd Employment by Age

70.6%

Labor Force Participation

67.2%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Mitchell Sd Employment by Race

Mitchell Sd Employment by Education

Mitchell Sd Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

72.19%

Born in South Dakota

97.95%

Native Born

2.05%

Foreign Born

1.13%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.95% of Mitchell Sd residents were born in the United States, with 72.19% having been born in South Dakota. 1.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.