Mitchell is a city located in South Dakota. With a 2020 population of 15,568, it is the 6th largest city in South Dakota and the 2252nd largest city in the United States. Mitchell is currently declining at a rate of -0.36% annually but its population has increased by 2.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,254 in 2010. Mitchell reached it's highest population of 15,778 in 2016. Spanning over 13 miles, Mitchell has a population density of 1,357 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mitchell is $61,915 with a poverty rate of 14.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $716 per month, and the median house value is $141,200. The median age in Mitchell is 36 years, 34.4 years for males, and 39.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.4 males.