Pierre, South Dakota Population 2018

Pierre, South Dakota's estimated population is 14,004 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Pierre, South Dakota is the 8th largest city in South Dakota based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1072.39 people/mi² (414.05 people/km²), with a household density of 186.45 people/km² (482.90 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 37.5 years, 37 years for males, and 38.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.9 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 6,306 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.6%, with a median rent of $579/month. The median house has 5.5 rooms, and has a value of $164,900.

The median income for households in Pierre, South Dakota is $54,868, while the mean household income is $67,429. 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
201714,004350.25%
201613,969-16-0.11%
201513,985-46-0.33%
201414,0311290.93%
201313,90260.04%
201213,896390.28%
201113,8571721.26%
201013,685-191-0.14%
200013,8769700.73%
199012,9069330.75%
198011,9732,2742.13%
19709,699-389-0.39%
196010,0884,3735.85%
19505,7151,3932.83%
19404,3226631.68%
19303,6594501.32%
19203,209-447-1.30%
19103,6564561.34%
19003,200-35-0.11%
18903,2350.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,550
American Indian and Alaska Native1,629
Two or More Races504
Some Other Race136
Asian70
Black or African American70

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

Pierre Sd Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Pierre Sd Median Age

37.5


Total

37


Male

38.6


Female

Pierre Sd Adults

There are 10,818 adults, (2,233 of which are seniors) in Pierre Sd.

Pierre Sd Age Dependency

62.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Pierre Sd Sex Ratio

Female

7,312

52.38%

Male

6,647

47.62%

Pierre Sd Households and Families

Pierre Sd Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pierre Sd Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
All59.3%40.7%
Female52.1%47.9%
Male41.4%58.6%
Non Family37.4%62.6%

59.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pierre Sd Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,9462.1559.3
Non Family2,7781.0937.4
Married2,6253.1684.7
Female3572.8752.1
Male1862.3441.4

3

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pierre Sd Households

Pierre Sd Education

Pierre Sd Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3833.91%
9th to 12th Grade5755.87%
High School Graduate2,72627.85%
Some College2,05120.95%
Associates Degree8718.90%
Bachelors Degree2,19122.38%
Graduate Degree99210.13%

Pierre Sd Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,3137,7542,944
Native American95870986
Hispanic21214646
Multiple Races20115257
Other Race857065
Black7068
Asian62

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 97.14%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 76.47%.

Pierre Sd Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,774$42,766$32,953
Less Than High School$6,023$$4,517
High School Grad$26,467$27,853$25,274
Some College$35,823$38,720$34,119
Bachelors Degree$49,023$51,652$43,061
Graduate Degree$52,659$63,534$44,464

$37,774

Average Earnings

$42,766

Average Male

$32,953

Average Female

Pierre Sd Language

Pierre Sd Language by Age

Pierre Sd Language

94.86% of Pierre Sd residents speak only English, while 5.14% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.49% of the population.

Pierre Sd Poverty

Pierre Sd Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,9175364.91%
Native1,16348441.62%
Hispanic35517449.01%
Multiple39012732.56%
Asian7070100.00%
Black5252100.00%

10.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.83%

Male Poverty Rate

11.45%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pierre Sd

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pierre Sd is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pierre Sd is White, with 4.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.77%.

Pierre Sd Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.22%
High School6.96%
Some College6.77%
Bachelors or Greater2.82%

Pierre Sd Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed77.36%
Female Unemployed64.06%
Female Employed7.17%
Male Employed5.58%

Pierre Sd Income

Pierre Sd Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,868$67,429
Families$84,195$89,764
Married Families$90,609$
Non Families$36,543$40,922

Pierre Sd Marital Status

Pierre Sd Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Pierre Sd Married by Age and Sex

Pierre 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 45To54.

Pierre Sd Marital Status by Race

Pierre Sd Veterans

Pierre Sd Veterans by War

975

Number of Veterans

869

Male Veterans

106

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam521
Korea141
Second Gulf War111
First Gulf War60
World War II31

Pierre Sd Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64299
65 to 74297
75+201
18 to 3498
35 to 5480

Pierre Sd Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8889.61%
Indian827.57%
Hispanic145.45%
Other55.00%

Pierre Sd Veterans by Education

4.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pierre Sd Employment Status

Pierre Sd Employment by Age

69.5%

Labor Force Participation

67.9%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Pierre Sd Employment by Race

Pierre Sd Employment by Education

Pierre 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

69.58%

Born in South Dakota

98.52%

Native Born

1.48%

Foreign Born

1.05%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.52% of Pierre Sd residents were born in the United States, with 69.58% having been born in South Dakota. 1.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.