Bison, South Dakota Population 2020

330

Bison is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 330, it is the 150th largest city in South Dakota and the 14992nd largest city in the United States. Bison is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 333 in 2010. Bison reached it's highest population of 340 in 2012. Spanning over 1 miles, Bison has a population density of 332 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bison is $60,174 with a poverty rate of 5.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $638 per month, and the median house value is $63,800. The median age in Bison is 41.7 years, 33.1 years for males, and 47.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 120.4 males.

Bison Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bison was:

  • White: 97.68%
  • Two or more races: 2.32%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bison, South Dakota is 330, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 330.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 333.

Bison, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White29597.68%
Two or More Races72.32%

Bison Population Pyramid 2020

Bison Median Age

41.7


Total

33.1


Male

47.3


Female

Bison Adults

There are 226 adults, (66 of whom are seniors) in Bison.

Bison Age Dependency

88.8

Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Bison Sex Ratio

Female

137

45.36%

Male

165

54.64%

Bison Households and Families

Bison Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bison Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.3%11.7%
All80.1%19.9%
Non Family74%26%
Female66.7%33.3%
Male0%100%

80.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1362.2280.1
Married772.7488.3
Non Family501.1274
Female63.3366.7
Male350

2.81

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bison Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade52.40%
9th to 12th Grade52.40%
High School Graduate6933.17%
Some College6631.73%
Associates Degree2612.50%
Bachelors Degree2311.06%
Graduate Degree146.73%

Bison Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20219236
Hispanic44
Multiple Races221

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,250$35,000$22,500
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$31,500$31,875$27,500
Some College$30,625$65,417$20,694
Bachelors Degree$31,250$$25,625
Graduate Degree$37,500$$45,500

$31,250

Average Earnings

$35,000

Average Male

$22,500

Average Female

Bison Language

Bison Language by Age

Bison Language

99.65% of Bison residents speak only English, while 0.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.35% of the population.

Bison Poverty

Bison Poverty by Race

5.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.03%

Male Poverty Rate

8.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bison

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bison is White, with 5.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bison is White, with 5.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.12%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School90.00%
Bachelors or Greater8.11%
Some College4.35%
High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed8.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed2.30%

Bison Income

Bison Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,500$60,174
Families$64,000$70,929
Married Families$64,750-
Non Families$35,000$40,474

Bison Marital Status

Bison Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

66.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Bison Married by Age and Sex

Bison Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Bison Marital Status by Race

Bison Veterans

20

Number of Veterans

20

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War6
Vietnam4
World War II2
Second Gulf War2
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 548
55 to 646
75+4
65 to 742
18 to 34

$Bison Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bison Employment Status

66.9%

Labor Force Participation

66.1%

Employment Rate

1.2%

Unemployment Rate

Bison 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

37.42%

Born in South Dakota

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Bison residents were born in the United States, with 37.42% having been born in South Dakota. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203300.00%
20193300.00%
2018330-4-1.20%
20173340.00%
2016334-1-0.30%
2015335-4-1.18%
20143390.00%
2013339-1-0.29%
201234010.29%
201133961.80%
20103330.00%