Hill City, South Dakota Population 2020

1,028

Hill City is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 1,028, it is the 64th largest city in South Dakota and the 10188th largest city in the United States. Hill City is currently growing at a rate of 0.49% annually and its population has increased by 8.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 948 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Hill City has a population density of 818 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hill City is $67,724 with a poverty rate of 14.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $594 per month, and the median house value is $157,200. The median age in Hill City is 41 years, 40.8 years for males, and 42.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.4 males.

Hill City Demographics

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

  • White: 91.89%
  • Other race: 4.00%
  • Native American: 3.42%
  • Two or more races: 0.68%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hill City, South Dakota is 1,028, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,018.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 948.

Hill City, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White80591.89%
Some Other Race354.00%
American Indian and Alaska Native303.42%
Two or More Races60.68%

Hill City Population Pyramid 2020

Hill City Median Age

41


Total

40.8


Male

42.2


Female

Hill City Adults

There are 668 adults, (133 of whom are seniors) in Hill City.

Hill City Age Dependency

63.7

Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Hill City Sex Ratio

Female

470

53.65%

Male

406

46.35%

Hill City Households and Families

Hill City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hill City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married85.9%14.1%
All71.7%28.3%
Non Family53.4%46.6%
Male43.5%56.5%

71.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3112.8271.7
Married1493.3985.9
Non Family1161.4553.4
Female234.91100
Male233.9143.5

3.38

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

13.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hill City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade427.04%
9th to 12th Grade183.02%
High School Graduate19632.83%
Some College16327.30%
Associates Degree152.51%
Bachelors Degree12621.11%
Graduate Degree376.20%

Hill City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White503479161
Hispanic6125
Native American3030
Other Race1414
Multiple Races332

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 multiple races people with a rate of 66.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,571$54,904$25,288
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$17,462$32,857$15,547
Some College$$64,423$
Bachelors Degree$48,068$57,679$35,500
Graduate Degree$$$

$33,571

Average Earnings

$54,904

Average Male

$25,288

Average Female

Hill City Language

Hill City Language by Age

Hill City Language

81.94% of Hill City residents speak only English, while 18.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.06% of the population.

Hill City Poverty

Hill City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White654659.94%
Hispanic1866032.26%
Native30413.33%
Multiple6233.33%

14.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.59%

Male Poverty Rate

18.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hill City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hill City is Multiple, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hill City is White, with 9.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.24%.

Name Poverty
High School19.90%
Some College7.87%
Bachelors or Greater1.23%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed16.91%
Male Employed3.31%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Hill City Income

Hill City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,464$67,724
Families$68,750$75,033
Married Families$79,063-
Non Families$33,750$45,131

Hill City Marital Status

Hill City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Hill City Married by Age and Sex

Hill City Marriage

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

Hill City Marital Status by Race

Hill City Veterans

107

Number of Veterans

96

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War56
Vietnam22
Second Gulf War21
World War II10
Korea6
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5464
55 to 6416
65 to 7414
75+13
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White9815.88%
Indian930.00%

$Hill City Veterans by Education

9.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hill City Employment Status

73.3%

Labor Force Participation

65.5%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

Hill City 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

56.85%

Born in South Dakota

90.07%

Native Born

9.93%

Foreign Born

9.93%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.07% of Hill City residents were born in the United States, with 56.85% having been born in South Dakota. 9.93% 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
20201,02850.49%
20191,02350.49%
20181,01890.89%
20171,00950.50%
20161,004171.72%
201598760.61%
201498170.72%
2013974141.46%
2012960101.05%
2011950111.17%
20109390.00%