Hill City, South Dakota Population 2022

1,071
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Hill City is a city located in Pennington County South Dakota. Hill City has a 2020 population of 1,071. Hill City is currently growing at a rate of 1.23% annually and its population has increased by 13.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 941 in 2010.

The average household income in Hill City is $73,924 with a poverty rate of 15.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $643 per month, and the median house value is $167,500. The median age in Hill City is 38.8 years, 37 years for males, and 39.5 years for females.

Hill City Demographics

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

  • White: 82.53%
  • Other race: 9.88%
  • Native American: 6.09%
  • Two or more races: 1.50%
  • 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 1,071 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,071.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 941.

Hill City, South Dakota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White82782.53%
Some Other Race999.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native616.09%
Two or More Races151.50%
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Hill City Population by Race

Hill City Population Pyramid $2022

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Hill City Median Age

38.8


Total

37


Male

39.5


Female

Hill City Adults

There are 706 adults, (127 of whom are seniors) in Hill City.

Hill City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Hill City Sex Ratio

Female

484

48.30%

Male

518

51.70%

Hill City Population by Age

Hill City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hill City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family51.6%48.4%
Male59.5%40.5%
All72.4%27.6%
Married85.1%14.9%
Female100%0%

72.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hill City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3043.2372.4
Married1543.7985.1
Non Family951.3751.6
Male374.1159.5
Female186.5100

3.82

Average Family Size

3.23

Average Household Size

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Hill City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade416.71%
9th to 12th Grade294.75%
High School Graduate16627.17%
Some College18430.11%
Associates Degree233.76%
Bachelors Degree11518.82%
Graduate Degree538.67%
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Hill City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hill City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White488464145
Hispanic934721
Other Race514021
Native American2525
2+ Races552

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 other race people with a rate of 41.18%.

Hill City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,949$58,359$21,250
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$36,250$15,583
Some College$42,321$64,000$
Bachelors Degree$45,500$58,393$35,125
Graduate Degree$$84,583$

$36,949

Average Earnings

$58,359

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Hill City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hill City Language by Age

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Hill City Language

82.96% of Hill City residents speak only English, while 17.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.04% of the population.

Hill City Language

Hill City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6668312.46%
Hispanic2967023.65%
Native6158.20%
Multiple15213.33%
OtherNaN%

15.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.93%

Male Poverty Rate

19.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hill City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hill City is White, with 12.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hill City is Multiple, with 13.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.88%.

Hill City Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School32.53%
Some College5.31%
Bachelors or Greater1.19%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Hill City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed14.43%
Male Employed9.86%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Hill City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hill City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$70,417$73,924
Families$78,750$77,143
Married Families$92,500-
Non Families$36,146$52,615
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Income by Household Type

Hill City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.8%

Male Marriage Rate

45.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Hill City Married by Age and Sex

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Hill City 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.

Hill City Marital Status by Race

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Hill City Marital Status

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116

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War52
Second Gulf War26
Vietnam13
World War II6
Korea3

Hill City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5463
55 to 6425
75+12
65 to 748
18 to 348

Hill City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White10917.99%
Native American717.95%

Hill City Veterans by Race

Hill City Veterans by Education

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1.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hill City Veterans by Education

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71.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.8%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Hill City Employment by Age

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Hill City Employment by Race

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Hill City 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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59.28%

Born in Hill City

90.92%

Native Born

9.08%

Foreign Born

9.08%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.92% of Hill City residents were born in the United States, with 59.28% having been born in South Dakota. 9.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hill City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,071131.23%
20211,058131.24%
20201,045131.26%
20191,032131.28%
20181,019121.19%
20171,00750.50%
20161,002171.73%
201598560.61%
201497970.72%
2013972121.25%
2012960101.05%
201195090.96%
20109410.00%

Hill City Population by Year