Eagle Butte, South Dakota Population 2020

1,296

Eagle Butte is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 1,296, it is the 49th largest city in South Dakota and the 9256th largest city in the United States. Eagle Butte is currently declining at a rate of -1.89% annually and its population has decreased by -1.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,318 in 2010. Eagle Butte reached it's highest population of 1,370 in 2016. Spanning over 1 miles, Eagle Butte has a population density of 1,105 people per square mile.

The average household income in Eagle Butte is $41,107 with a poverty rate of 50.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $610 per month, and the median house value is $53,800. The median age in Eagle Butte is 24.1 years, 24.4 years for males, and 23.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.9 males.

Eagle Butte Demographics

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

  • Native American: 92.86%
  • White: 5.91%
  • Two or more races: 0.71%
  • Black or African American: 0.35%
  • Other race: 0.18%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Eagle Butte, South Dakota is 1,296, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,346.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,318.

Eagle Butte, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native1,05392.86%
White675.91%
Two or More Races80.71%
Black or African American40.35%
Some Other Race20.18%

Eagle Butte Population Pyramid 2020

Eagle Butte Median Age

24.1


Total

24.4


Male

23.8


Female

Eagle Butte Adults

There are 694 adults, (69 of whom are seniors) in Eagle Butte.

Eagle Butte Age Dependency

81.4

Age Dependency Ratio

11

Old Age Dependency Ratio

70.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Eagle Butte Sex Ratio

Female

570

50.26%

Male

564

49.74%

Eagle Butte Households and Families

Eagle Butte Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Eagle Butte Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male69.4%30.6%
All42.1%57.9%
Non Family41%59%
Married38.8%61.3%
Female36.1%63.9%

42.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3023.7342.1
Female1085.2636.1
Married804.1638.8
Non Family781.1841
Male363.7269.4

4.42

Average Family Size

3.73

Average Household Size

13.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Eagle Butte Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade254.55%
9th to 12th Grade8114.75%
High School Graduate16029.14%
Some College14125.68%
Associates Degree5810.56%
Bachelors Degree7714.03%
Graduate Degree71.28%

Eagle Butte Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Native American48539268
White503913
Hispanic86
Multiple Races66
Black443
Other Race2

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 75.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,086$30,156$30,000
Less Than High School$$2,500$17,500
High School Grad$19,306$18,125$19,643
Some College$27,292$34,167$23,750
Bachelors Degree$41,250$38,125$42,222
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,086

Average Earnings

$30,156

Average Male

$30,000

Average Female

Eagle Butte Language

Eagle Butte Language by Age

Eagle Butte Language

76.50% of Eagle Butte residents speak only English, while 23.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 22.40% of the population.

Eagle Butte Poverty

Eagle Butte Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1,05356853.94%
White65710.77%
Hispanic11654.55%
Other22100.00%
Black4125.00%

50.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

53.90%

Male Poverty Rate

48.07%

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 10.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 45.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 65.87%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School82.08%
High School46.88%
Some College41.71%
Bachelors or Greater9.52%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed81.63%
Female Unemployed57.45%
Female Employed22.15%
Male Employed16.99%

Eagle Butte Income

Eagle Butte Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,500$41,107
Families$27,045$37,757
Married Families$36,000-
Non Families$30,000$45,221

Eagle Butte Marital Status

Eagle Butte Marital Status

Marriage Rates

24.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

23.7%

Male Marriage Rate

24.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Eagle Butte Married by Age and Sex

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 35-44.

Eagle Butte Marital Status by Race

Eagle Butte Veterans

47

Number of Veterans

40

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War23
First Gulf War21
Vietnam8
World War II
Korea
Name Veterans % of Total
Indian365.83%
White812.31%
Hispanic337.50%
2 or More350.00%

$Eagle Butte Veterans by Education

42.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Eagle Butte Employment Status

61.9%

Labor Force Participation

41.8%

Employment Rate

32.4%

Unemployment Rate

Eagle Butte 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

91.53%

Born in South Dakota

99.82%

Native Born

0.18%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.82% of Eagle Butte residents were born in the United States, with 91.53% 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 Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,296-25-1.89%
20191,321-25-1.86%
20181,34610.07%
20171,345-25-1.82%
20161,370171.26%
20151,353-3-0.22%
20141,35690.67%
20131,347-4-0.30%
20121,351241.81%
20111,327100.76%
20101,3170.00%