Big Stone City, South Dakota Population 2020

456

Big Stone City is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 456, it is the 126th largest city in South Dakota and the 13732nd largest city in the United States. Big Stone City is currently declining at a rate of -0.44% annually and its population has decreased by -2.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 467 in 2010. Big Stone City reached it's highest population of 475 in 2012. Spanning over 1 miles, Big Stone City has a population density of 381 people per square mile.

The average household income in Big Stone City is $57,098 with a poverty rate of 18.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $613 per month, and the median house value is $68,400. The median age in Big Stone City is 48.4 years, 44 years for males, and 52 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.5 males.

Big Stone City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Big Stone City was:

  • White: 92.13%
  • Two or more races: 6.70%
  • Other race: 1.17%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Big Stone City, South Dakota is 456, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 460.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 467.

Big Stone City, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White55092.13%
Two or More Races406.70%
Some Other Race71.17%

Big Stone City Population Pyramid 2020

Big Stone City Median Age

48.4


Total

44


Male

52


Female

Big Stone City Adults

There are 492 adults, (156 of whom are seniors) in Big Stone City.

Big Stone City Age Dependency

77.7

Age Dependency Ratio

46.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Big Stone City Sex Ratio

Female

285

47.74%

Male

312

52.26%

Big Stone City Households and Families

Big Stone City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Big Stone City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.6%6.4%
All81.5%18.5%
Non Family79.4%20.6%
Male57.9%42.1%
Female0%100%

81.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3131.9181.5
Non Family1411.1479.4
Married1412.2693.6
Male194.1657.9
Female123.250

2.34

Average Family Size

1.91

Average Household Size

11.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Big Stone City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade91.99%
9th to 12th Grade5211.48%
High School Graduate19943.93%
Some College8218.10%
Associates Degree5311.70%
Bachelors Degree449.71%
Graduate Degree143.09%

Big Stone City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White43637558
Multiple Races1010
Hispanic77
Other Race77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.30%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,196$48,125$20,962
Less Than High School$17,969$$17,679
High School Grad$30,417$46,563$21,442
Some College$31,985$50,000$27,917
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,196

Average Earnings

$48,125

Average Male

$20,962

Average Female

Big Stone City Language

Big Stone City Language by Age

Big Stone City Language

96.24% of Big Stone City residents speak only English, while 3.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.79% of the population.

Big Stone City Poverty

Big Stone City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White53110319.40%
Hispanic14750.00%

18.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.72%

Male Poverty Rate

13.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Big Stone City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Big Stone City is Hispanic, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Big Stone City is White, with 19.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.65%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.98%
High School9.55%
Some College2.96%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed13.87%
Female Employed3.57%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Big Stone City Income

Big Stone City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,761$57,098
Families$63,750$72,513
Married Families$76,250-
Non Families$25,938$34,497

Big Stone City Marital Status

Big Stone City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.3%

Male Marriage Rate

58.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Big Stone City Married by Age and Sex

Big Stone City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Big Stone City Marital Status by Race

Big Stone City Veterans

44

Number of Veterans

44

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam27
First Gulf War12
Second Gulf War12
Korea2
World War II

$Big Stone City Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Big Stone City Employment Status

63.1%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

0.6%

Unemployment Rate

Big Stone City 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

31.83%

Born in South Dakota

97.15%

Native Born

2.85%

Foreign Born

1.68%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.15% of Big Stone City residents were born in the United States, with 31.83% having been born in South Dakota. 1.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020456-2-0.44%
2019458-2-0.43%
2018460-5-1.08%
2017465-2-0.43%
2016467-3-0.64%
2015470-1-0.21%
2014471-3-0.63%
2013474-1-0.21%
201247530.64%
201147210.21%
20104710.00%