Bonesteel, South Dakota Population 2020

282

Bonesteel is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 282, it is the 158th largest city in South Dakota and the 15552nd largest city in the United States. Bonesteel is currently growing at a rate of 1.44% annually and its population has increased by 2.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 275 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Bonesteel has a population density of 798 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bonesteel is $69,525 with a poverty rate of 12.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $500 per month, and the median house value is $59,500. The median age in Bonesteel is 35 years, 35.8 years for males, and 32.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.1 males.

Bonesteel Demographics

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

  • White: 78.23%
  • Native American: 19.73%
  • Two or more races: 2.04%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bonesteel, South Dakota is 282, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 274.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 275.

Bonesteel, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White34578.23%
American Indian and Alaska Native8719.73%
Two or More Races92.04%

Bonesteel Population Pyramid 2020

Bonesteel Median Age

35


Total

35.8


Male

32.5


Female

Bonesteel Adults

There are 312 adults, (106 of whom are seniors) in Bonesteel.

Bonesteel Age Dependency

114.1

Age Dependency Ratio

51.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

62.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Bonesteel Sex Ratio

Female

214

48.53%

Male

227

51.47%

Bonesteel Households and Families

Bonesteel Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bonesteel Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married83.3%16.7%
All65.2%34.8%
Female40%60%
Non Family39.1%60.9%

65.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1612.7465.2
Married843.3583.3
Non Family641.1139.1
Male87.88100
Female55.240

3.73

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bonesteel Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade20.74%
9th to 12th Grade207.41%
High School Graduate9234.07%
Some College6423.70%
Associates Degree248.89%
Bachelors Degree5319.63%
Graduate Degree155.56%

Bonesteel Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22621364
Native American3829
Multiple Races664

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 66.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,827$38,409$28,750
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$28,056$29,750$20,938
Some College$30,000$36,250$28,500
Bachelors Degree$45,000$48,125$43,125
Graduate Degree$31,667$$

$31,827

Average Earnings

$38,409

Average Male

$28,750

Average Female

Bonesteel Language

Bonesteel Language by Age

Bonesteel Language

99.04% of Bonesteel residents speak only English, while 0.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 0.96% of the population.

Bonesteel Poverty

Bonesteel Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White345329.28%
Native872124.14%
Multiple9222.22%

12.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.78%

Male Poverty Rate

12.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bonesteel

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bonesteel is Native, with 24.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bonesteel is White, with 9.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.72%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.82%
Some College13.64%
High School13.04%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed7.50%
Male Employed2.04%

Bonesteel Income

Bonesteel Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,750$69,525
Families$78,295$96,366
Married Families$79,773-
Non Families$18,636$28,086

Bonesteel Marital Status

Bonesteel Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

62.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Bonesteel Married by Age and Sex

Bonesteel 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 35-44.

Bonesteel Marital Status by Race

Bonesteel Veterans

14

Number of Veterans

14

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam8
Korea2
First Gulf War2
Second Gulf War1
World War II
Age Group Veterans
75+5
65 to 744
55 to 644
35 to 541
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White135.10%
2 or More112.50%

$Bonesteel Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bonesteel Employment Status

57.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Bonesteel 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

78.91%

Born in South Dakota

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Bonesteel residents were born in the United States, with 78.91% 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
202028241.44%
201927841.46%
2018274-1-0.36%
201727541.48%
2016271-1-0.37%
2015272-1-0.37%
2014273-1-0.36%
20132740.00%
201227410.37%
2011273-2-0.73%
20102750.00%