Buffalo Gap, South Dakota Population 2022

131
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Buffalo Gap is a city located in Custer County South Dakota. Buffalo Gap has a 2020 population of 131. Buffalo Gap is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by 0.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 131 in 2010.

The average household income in Buffalo Gap is $38,365 with a poverty rate of 12.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Buffalo Gap is 61.3 years, 62.5 years for males, and 60.6 years for females.

Buffalo Gap Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Buffalo Gapwas:

  • White: 93.10%
  • Native American: 6.90%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Buffalo Gap, South Dakota is 131 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 131.

Buffalo Gap, South Dakota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10893.10%
American Indian and Alaska Native86.90%
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Buffalo Gap Population by Race

Buffalo Gap Population Pyramid 2022

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Buffalo Gap Median Age

66.5


Total

67.3


Male

64.7


Female

Buffalo Gap Adults

There are 103 adults, (59 of whom are seniors) in Buffalo Gap.

Buffalo Gap Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

134.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Buffalo Gap Sex Ratio

Female

53

45.69%

Male

63

54.31%

Buffalo Gap Population by Age

Buffalo Gap Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Buffalo Gap Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
Male100%0%
Female100%0%
All98.5%1.5%
Non Family97.3%2.7%

98.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Buffalo Gap Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All661.7698.5
Married212.81100
Male52.2100
Female33100
Non Family37097.3

2.72

Average Family Size

1.76

Average Household Size

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Buffalo Gap Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade33.09%
9th to 12th Grade66.19%
High School Graduate2222.68%
Some College5354.64%
Associates Degree66.19%
Bachelors Degree33.09%
Graduate Degree44.12%
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Buffalo Gap Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Buffalo Gap Educational Attainment by Race

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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 7.87%.

Buffalo Gap Educational Attainment by Race

Buffalo Gap Language by Age

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Buffalo Gap Language

100.00% of Buffalo Gap residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Buffalo Gap Language

Buffalo Gap Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native8225.00%
White1081211.11%
OtherNaN%

12.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.17%

Male Poverty Rate

22.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Buffalo Gap

The race most likely to be in poverty in Buffalo Gap is Native, with 25.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Buffalo Gap is Other, with NaN% 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 5.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.28%.

Buffalo Gap Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School13.64%
Some College15.25%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Buffalo Gap Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Buffalo Gap Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Buffalo Gap Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$28,750$38,720
Families$60,694$54,200
Married Families$60,938-
Non Families$19,018$26,586
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Income by Household Type

Buffalo Gap Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.3%

Male Marriage Rate

55.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Buffalo Gap Married by Age and Sex

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Buffalo Gap Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Buffalo Gap Marital Status by Race

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Buffalo Gap Marital Status

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45

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2
First Gulf War
Vietnam39
Korea
World War II

Buffalo Gap Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 542
55 to 644
65 to 7426
75+13

Buffalo Gap Veterans by Age

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Buffalo Gap Veterans by Race

Buffalo Gap Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buffalo Gap Veterans by Education

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54.4%

Labor Force Participation

48.5%

Employment Rate

10.7%

Unemployment Rate

Buffalo Gap Employment by Age

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Buffalo Gap Employment by Race

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Buffalo Gap Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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42.24%

Born in Buffalo Gap

96.55%

Native Born

3.45%

Foreign Born

3.45%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.55% of Buffalo Gap residents were born in the United States, with 42.24% having been born in South Dakota. 3.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Buffalo Gap Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101260.00%
20111260.00%
20121260.00%
20131260.00%
20141260.00%
20151260.00%
20161260.00%
20171260.00%
20181260.00%
20191260.00%
202013153.97%
20211310.00%
20221310.00%

Buffalo Gap Population by Year