Lower Brule, South Dakota Population 2020

785

Lower Brule is a city located in South Dakota. Lower Brule has a 2020 population of 785. Lower Brule is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 28.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 613 in 2010. Lower Brule reached it's highest population of 853 in 2011.

The average household income in Lower Brule is $35,950 with a poverty rate of 46.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $498 per month, and the median house value is $29,200. The median age in Lower Brule is 24.5 years, 23.1 years for males, and 25.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.9 males.

Lower Brule Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lower Brule was:

  • Native American: 90.19%
  • White: 6.88%
  • Two or more races: 1.78%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.64%
  • Black or African American: 0.38%
  • Asian: 0.13%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Lower Brule, South Dakota is 785, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 785.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 613.

Lower Brule, South Dakota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native70890.19%
White546.88%
Two or More Races141.78%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.64%
Black or African American30.38%
Asian10.13%

Lower Brule Population Pyramid 2020

Lower Brule Median Age

24.5


Total

23.1


Male

25.3


Female

Lower Brule Adults

There are 487 adults, (67 of whom are seniors) in Lower Brule.

Lower Brule Age Dependency

86.9

Age Dependency Ratio

16

Old Age Dependency Ratio

71

Child Dependency Ratio

Lower Brule Sex Ratio

Female

434

55.29%

Male

351

44.71%

Lower Brule Households and Families

Lower Brule Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lower Brule Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married39.1%60.9%
Non Family35.8%64.2%
All32.5%67.5%
Male30.8%69.2%
Female25%75%

32.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2123.5432.5
Non Family671.1335.8
Female605.125
Married465.0239.1
Male393.5430.8

4.39

Average Family Size

3.54

Average Household Size

9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lower Brule Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade297.63%
9th to 12th Grade6015.79%
High School Graduate10226.84%
Some College8823.16%
Associates Degree5514.47%
Bachelors Degree123.16%
Graduate Degree348.95%

Lower Brule Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Native American31224615
White513327
Islander5
Multiple Races55
Black33
Hispanic333
Asian111

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,500$25,000$20,000
Less Than High School$8,125$$2,500
High School Grad$22,708$23,393$
Some College$22,188$$22,083
Bachelors Degree$41,250$$41,250
Graduate Degree$47,857$48,125$

$22,500

Average Earnings

$25,000

Average Male

$20,000

Average Female

Lower Brule Language

Lower Brule Language by Age

Lower Brule Language

76.55% of Lower Brule residents speak only English, while 23.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 19.57% of the population.

Lower Brule Poverty

Lower Brule Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native70030944.14%
White513670.59%
Multiple1414100.00%
Islander55100.00%

46.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

40.69%

Male Poverty Rate

51.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lower Brule

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lower Brule is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lower Brule is Native, with 44.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 75.11%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School59.55%
Some College46.85%
Bachelors or Greater43.48%
High School36.27%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed83.33%
Female Employed30.53%
Male Employed12.50%

Lower Brule Income

Lower Brule Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$24,464$35,950
Families$28,750$42,308
Married Families$69,167-
Non Families$13,250$18,449

Lower Brule Marital Status

Lower Brule Marital Status

Marriage Rates

26.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

25.4%

Male Marriage Rate

27.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Lower Brule Married by Age and Sex

Lower Brule 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.

Lower Brule Marital Status by Race

Lower Brule Veterans

10

Number of Veterans

10

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam6
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War

$Lower Brule Veterans by Education

40.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lower Brule Employment Status

57.1%

Labor Force Participation

46.6%

Employment Rate

18.4%

Unemployment Rate

Lower Brule 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

89.17%

Born in South Dakota

99.24%

Native Born

0.76%

Foreign Born

0.13%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.24% of Lower Brule residents were born in the United States, with 89.17% having been born in South Dakota. 0.13% 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
20207850.00%
20197850.00%
2018785587.98%
2017727568.35%
20166718414.31%
2015587-140-19.26%
2014727-50-6.44%
2013777-42-5.13%
2012819-34-3.99%
201185324039.15%
20106130.00%