Bowdle, South Dakota Population 2020

474

Bowdle is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 474, it is the 121st largest city in South Dakota and the 13545th largest city in the United States. Bowdle is currently declining at a rate of -0.21% annually and its population has decreased by -5.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 502 in 2010. Bowdle reached it's highest population of 525 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Bowdle has a population density of 743 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bowdle is $64,297 with a poverty rate of 7.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $47,800. The median age in Bowdle is 36.5 years, 36.8 years for males, and 36.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.9 males.

Bowdle Demographics

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

  • White: 98.26%
  • Two or more races: 1.09%
  • Native American: 0.44%
  • Asian: 0.22%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bowdle, South Dakota is 474, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 476.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 502.

Bowdle, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White45198.26%
Two or More Races51.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.44%
Asian10.22%

Bowdle Population Pyramid 2020

Bowdle Median Age

36.5


Total

36.8


Male

36.1


Female

Bowdle Adults

There are 305 adults, (120 of whom are seniors) in Bowdle.

Bowdle Age Dependency

148.1

Age Dependency Ratio

64.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

83.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Bowdle Sex Ratio

Female

251

54.68%

Male

208

45.32%

Bowdle Households and Families

Bowdle Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bowdle Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married100%0%
All87.6%12.4%
Non Family67.2%32.8%

87.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1692.5787.6
Married852.99100
Non Family64067.2
Female103.1100
Male108.5100

3.42

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bowdle Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade299.83%
9th to 12th Grade93.05%
High School Graduate10535.59%
Some College7224.41%
Associates Degree3311.19%
Bachelors Degree3511.86%
Graduate Degree124.07%

Bowdle Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29125347
Native American22
Multiple Races11
Asian11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.15%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,579$54,375$25,893
Less Than High School$25,000$$
High School Grad$30,833$54,375$11,023
Some College$37,500$86,094$26,964
Bachelors Degree$36,667$36,111$42,813
Graduate Degree$$$

$36,579

Average Earnings

$54,375

Average Male

$25,893

Average Female

Bowdle Language

Bowdle Language by Age

Bowdle Language

97.00% of Bowdle residents speak only English, while 3.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.00% of the population.

Bowdle Poverty

Bowdle Poverty by Race

7.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.55%

Male Poverty Rate

9.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bowdle

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bowdle is White, with 7.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bowdle is White, with 7.24% 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 28.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.29%.

Name Poverty
High School28.13%
Less Than High School14.29%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed14.14%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Bowdle Income

Bowdle Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,375$64,297
Families$72,656$76,009
Married Families$72,656-
Non Families$37,656$43,402

Bowdle Marital Status

Bowdle Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Bowdle Married by Age and Sex

Bowdle 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.

Bowdle Marital Status by Race

Bowdle Veterans

32

Number of Veterans

32

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam16
Second Gulf War7
World War II6
Korea3
First Gulf War

$Bowdle Veterans by Education

23.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bowdle Employment Status

67.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Bowdle 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

89.11%

Born in South Dakota

99.78%

Native Born

0.22%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.78% of Bowdle residents were born in the United States, with 89.11% 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
2020474-1-0.21%
2019475-1-0.21%
2018476-9-1.86%
2017485-1-0.21%
2016486-11-2.21%
2015497-1-0.20%
2014498-12-2.35%
2013510-4-0.78%
2012514-9-1.72%
2011523-2-0.38%
20105250.00%