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 2.14 people per household. The vacancy rate was 4.7%, 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 $25,093, and 8.1% of families and 13.1% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 19.8% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 13.3% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth 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%
201015,2597014.82%
200014,5587605.51%
199013,798-118-0.85%
198013,9164913.66%
197013,4258706.93%
196012,5554323.56%
195012,1231,49014.01%
194010,633-309-2.82%
193010,9422,46429.06%
19208,4781,96330.13%
19106,5152,46060.67%
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
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
Asian

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

Mitchell Sd Population Pyramid 2018

0k0k0k0k0k0k Male Population0k0k0k0k0k0k Female Population757065605550454035302520151050

Mitchell Sd Median Age

35.9


Total

32.3


Male

40.5


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 12,014 adults 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 Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.7
Houses Without Mortgage
1,507
Houses With Mortgage
2,165
Vacancy Rate
4.7
Median Rent
654
Median Home Value
130,600
Renter-Occupied Units
3,186
Owner-Occupied Units
3,672
Total Housing Units
7,199

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Mitchell Sd for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 3.4% and the labor force participation rate is 70.6%.

Mitchell Sd Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.14
Average Family Size
2.78
Total Households
6858
Married Couple Households
2868
Male Householder (no wife) Families
296
Female Householder (no husband) Families
733
Non Family Households
2961
Total Families
3897
Households With Own Children
1900
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.2

Mitchell Sd Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
497
$10,000 to $14,999
284
$15,000 to $24,999
1,094
$25,000 to $34,999
903
$35,000 to $49,999
1,013
$50,000 to $74,999
1,385
$75,000 to $99,999
721
$100,000 to $149,999
750
$150,000 to $199,999
98
Over $200,000
113

Mitchell Sd Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Mitchell Sd

South Dakota

$43,983

$52,078

$57,426

$68,419

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.050.10.150.2

Mitchell Sd Education Data

Mitchell Sd Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
5455.40%
9th to 12th Grade
4614.57%
High School Graduate
2,60925.87%
Some College
2,32523.06%
Associates Degree
1,43914.27%
Bachelors Degree
1,95219.36%
Graduate Degree
7537.47%