Butte County, South Dakota Population 2018

Butte County, South Dakota's estimated population is 10,107 with a growth rate of -1.57% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Butte County, South Dakota is the 18th largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201710,107-161-1.57%
201610,2681411.39%
201610,127-81-0.79%
201510,208-39-0.38%
201410,247-35-0.34%
201310,282660.65%
201210,216-91-0.88%
201110,3071621.60%
201010,1452,23128.19%
19907,914-458-5.47%
19808,3725476.99%
19707,825-767-8.93%
19608,5924315.28%
19508,1611571.96%
19408,004-585-6.81%
19308,5891,77025.96%
19206,8191,82636.57%
19104,9932,08671.76%
19002,9071,870180.33%
18901,0370.00%

Butte County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,712
Two or More Races251
American Indian and Alaska Native194
Black or African American70
Some Other Race41

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

Butte County, South Dakota 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

Butte County, South Dakota Median Age

40.6


Total

40.3


Male

41.1


Female

Butte County, South Dakota Adults

There are 7,763 adults, (1,889 of which are seniors) in Butte County, South Dakota.

Butte County, South Dakota Age Dependency

74.6

Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Butte County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

5,192

50.56%

Male

5,076

49.44%

Butte County, South Dakota Households and Families

Butte County, South Dakota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Butte County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.7%14.3%
Male84.9%15.1%
All74%26%
Non Family59.5%40.5%
Female58.9%41.1%

74.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Butte County, South Dakota Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1812.4374
Married2,1113.0485.7
Non Family1,5191.2759.5
Female3333.4258.9
Male2182.9784.9

2.96

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Butte County, South Dakota Households

Butte County, South Dakota Education

Butte County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1722.45%
9th to 12th Grade4586.51%
High School Graduate2,68038.11%
Some College1,76225.06%
Associates Degree5758.18%
Bachelors Degree1,13316.11%
Graduate Degree2523.58%

Butte County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,5255,9751,337
Hispanic21719135
Multiple Races13513527
Native American12773
Black3535
Other Race3426

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 20.49%.

Butte County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,738$41,250$25,079
Less Than High School$32,411$43,036$15,000
High School Grad$27,013$34,432$20,859
Some College$30,784$50,191$19,592
Bachelors Degree$32,917$45,152$30,795
Graduate Degree$36,593$$36,863

$30,738

Average Earnings

$41,250

Average Male

$25,079

Average Female

Butte County, South Dakota Language

Butte County, South Dakota Language by Age

Butte County, South Dakota Language

98.77% of Butte County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 1.23% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.76% of the population.

Butte County, South Dakota Poverty

Butte County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,2318679.39%
Native1876936.90%
Black706491.43%
Hispanic352174.83%
Multiple251114.38%

10.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.73%

Male Poverty Rate

11.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butte County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butte County, South Dakota is Black, with 91.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butte County, South Dakota is Multiple, with 4.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.53%.

Butte County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Some College13.16%
Less Than High School11.44%
High School8.78%
Bachelors or Greater5.36%

Butte County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed54.41%
Female Unemployed25.00%
Female Employed12.02%
Male Employed6.99%

Butte County, South Dakota Income

Butte County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,750$62,328
Families$57,059$74,641
Married Families$63,834$
Non Families$21,250$38,013

Butte County, South Dakota Marital Status

Butte County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Butte County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

Butte County, South Dakota Marriage

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

Butte County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

Butte County, South Dakota Veterans

Butte County, South Dakota Veterans by War

926

Number of Veterans

834

Male Veterans

92

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam385
First Gulf War145
Korea127
Second Gulf War86
World War II49

Butte County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+253
55 to 64242
65 to 74195
35 to 54192
18 to 3444

Butte County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White88612.02%
Hispanic3917.03%
2 or More2113.46%
Indian1913.87%

Butte County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

10.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butte County, South Dakota Employment Status

Butte County, South Dakota Employment by Age

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Butte County, South Dakota Employment by Race

Butte County, South Dakota Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Butte County, South Dakota

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Belle Fourche55975655581.04%
Newell600586-14-2.33%
Nisland23523610.43%
Fruitdale6463-1-1.56%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990