Butte County, South Dakota Population 2019

Butte County, South Dakota's estimated population is 10,102 with a growth rate of -0.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Butte County, South Dakota is the 19th largest county in South Dakota.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201810,2221201.19%
201710,102-14-0.14%
201610,116-87-0.85%
201510,203-40-0.39%
201410,243-37-0.36%
201310,280650.64%
201210,215-91-0.88%
201110,3061621.60%
201010,1442,23028.18%
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
White9,626
Two or More Races282
American Indian and Alaska Native179
Black or African American64
Some Other Race43

Butte County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2019

Butte County, South Dakota Median Age

40.1


Total

40


Male

40.5


Female

Butte County, South Dakota Adults

There are 7,732 adults, (1,894 of whom are seniors) in Butte County, South Dakota.

Butte County, South Dakota Age Dependency

74.6

Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Butte County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

5,116

50.19%

Male

5,078

49.81%

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
Married87.7%12.3%
Male76.1%23.9%
All74.5%25.5%
Non Family59.2%40.8%
Female58.8%41.2%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1722.4174.5
Married2,1282.9487.7
Non Family1,4871.3959.2
Female3523.3258.8
Male2052.8676.1

2.85

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Butte County, South Dakota Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1832.61%
9th to 12th Grade5007.14%
High School Graduate2,87941.09%
Some College1,54522.05%
Associates Degree4416.29%
Bachelors Degree1,16416.61%
Graduate Degree2944.20%

Butte County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,4875,9061,403
Hispanic25521853
Multiple Races18516330
Native American7936
Other Race3626
Black2424

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 white people with a rate of 21.63%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,816$41,406$24,402
Less Than High School$30,729$42,652$16,224
High School Grad$26,360$29,872$21,427
Some College$30,247$46,250$16,733
Bachelors Degree$43,371$51,979$34,194
Graduate Degree$48,636$63,684$45,417

$30,816

Average Earnings

$41,406

Average Male

$24,402

Average Female

Butte County, South Dakota Language

Butte County, South Dakota Language by Age

Butte County, South Dakota Language

98.93% of Butte County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 1.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.67% of the population.

Butte County, South Dakota Poverty

Butte County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,06292810.24%
Native17010360.59%
Black645078.13%
Hispanic356185.06%

11.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.33%

Male Poverty Rate

11.90%

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 78.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butte County, South Dakota is Hispanic, with 5.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.18%.

Name Poverty
Some College15.76%
Less Than High School10.98%
High School9.30%
Bachelors or Greater5.45%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed66.67%
Female Employed12.29%
Male Employed7.84%

Butte County, South Dakota Income

Butte County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,786$63,432
Families$55,582$74,697
Married Families$65,000-
Non Families$22,878$39,740

Butte County, South Dakota Marital Status

Butte County, South Dakota Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Butte County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

Butte County, South Dakota Veterans

839

Number of Veterans

776

Male Veterans

63

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam346
First Gulf War138
Second Gulf War85
Korea57
World War II50

Butte County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White80710.99%
Hispanic4516.98%
2 or More3215.69%

Butte County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

6.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butte County, South Dakota Employment Status

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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