Eagle Butte, South Dakota Population 2021

1,352
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Eagle Butte is a city located in Dewey County South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 1,352, it is the 44th largest city in South Dakota and the 9104th largest city in the United States . Eagle Butte is currently growing at a rate of 0.22% annually and its population has increased by 2.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,318 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Eagle Butte has a population density of 1,153 people per square mile.

The average household income in Eagle Butte is $46,602 with a poverty rate of 47.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $604 per month, and the median house value is $51,200. The median age in Eagle Butte is 23.8 years, 22.8 years for males, and 24.8 years for females.

Eagle Butte Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Eagle Buttewas:

  • Native American: 92.94%
  • White: 6.21%
  • Two or more races: 0.47%
  • Black or African American: 0.19%
  • Other race: 0.19%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Eagle Butte, South Dakota is 1,352 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,352.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,318.

Eagle Butte, South Dakota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native98792.94%
White666.21%
Two or More Races50.47%
Some Other Race20.19%
Black or African American20.19%
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Eagle Butte Population by Race

Eagle Butte Population Pyramid $2021

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Eagle Butte Median Age

23.8


Total

22.8


Male

24.8


Female

Eagle Butte Adults

There are 638 adults, (50 of whom are seniors) in Eagle Butte.

Eagle Butte Age Dependency

80.6

Age Dependency Ratio

8.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

72.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Eagle Butte Sex Ratio

Female

581

54.71%

Male

481

45.29%

Eagle Butte Population by Age

Eagle Butte Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Eagle Butte Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family40.3%59.7%
Female43.9%56.1%
All46.7%53.3%
Married47.8%52.2%
Male62.2%37.8%

46.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Eagle Butte Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2913.6346.7
Female1074.943.9
Non Family721.4240.3
Married673.7947.8
Male453.9162.2

4.12

Average Family Size

3.63

Average Household Size

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Eagle Butte Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade203.92%
9th to 12th Grade6312.35%
High School Graduate16031.37%
Some College13927.25%
Associates Degree428.24%
Bachelors Degree8015.69%
Graduate Degree61.18%
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Eagle Butte Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Eagle Butte Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American45438068
White484116
Hispanic53
2+ Races44
Other Race2
Black222

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Eagle Butte Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,106$31,786$27,813
Less Than 9th Grade$$2,500$16,875
High School Graduate$26,500$30,909$25,000
Some College$30,000$35,625$25,000
Bachelors Degree$41,389$38,750$41,944
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,106

Average Earnings

$31,786

Average Male

$27,813

Average Female

Eagle Butte Earnings by Educational Attainment

Eagle Butte Language by Age

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Eagle Butte Language

78.56% of Eagle Butte residents speak only English, while 21.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 20.61% of the population.

Eagle Butte Language

Eagle Butte Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native98148849.75%
White66812.12%
Hispanic5240.00%
Other22100.00%

47.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

49.90%

Male Poverty Rate

44.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Eagle Butte

The race most likely to be in poverty in Eagle Butte is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Eagle Butte is White, with 12.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 63.19%.

Eagle Butte Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade80.72%
High School41.88%
Some College33.15%
Bachelors or Greater8.14%

Eagle Butte Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed71.76%
Female Unemployed56.82%
Female Employed17.31%
Male Employed13.18%

Eagle Butte Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Eagle Butte Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,456$46,602
Families$33,162$41,971
Married Families$48,125-
Non Families$30,500$55,590
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Income by Household Type

Eagle Butte Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

21.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

22.4%

Male Marriage Rate

21.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Eagle Butte Married by Age and Sex

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Eagle Butte 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 45-54.

Eagle Butte Marital Status by Race

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Eagle Butte Marital Status

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51

Number of Veterans

30

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War34
First Gulf War21
Vietnam2
World War II
Korea

Eagle Butte Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5436
18 to 3410
75+5
65 to 74
55 to 64

Eagle Butte Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Native American407.05%
White812.70%
Hispanic360.00%
2+ Races375.00%

Eagle Butte Veterans by Race

Eagle Butte Veterans by Education

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27.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Eagle Butte Veterans by Education

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61.7%

Labor Force Participation

42.5%

Employment Rate

31.2%

Unemployment Rate

Eagle Butte Employment by Age

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Eagle Butte Employment by Race

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Eagle Butte 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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89.64%

Born in Eagle Butte

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Eagle Butte residents were born in the United States, with 89.64% 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.

Eagle Butte Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,35230.22%
20201,34930.22%
20191,34630.22%
20181,34320.15%
20171,341-24-1.76%
20161,365141.04%
20151,351-4-0.30%
20141,355100.74%
20131,345-4-0.30%
20121,349231.73%
20111,326100.76%
20101,3160.00%

Eagle Butte Population by Year