Rapid City, Michigan Population 2020

1,465

Rapid City is a city located in Michigan. Rapid City has a 2020 population of 1,465. Rapid City is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 8.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,352 in 2010. Rapid City reached it's highest population of 1,768 in 2016.

The average household income in Rapid City is $58,929 with a poverty rate of 29.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $692 per month, and the median house value is $118,000. The median age in Rapid City is 43.5 years, 40 years for males, and 45.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.5 males.

Rapid City Demographics

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

  • White: 91.74%
  • Two or more races: 2.73%
  • Other race: 2.25%
  • Native American: 1.43%
  • Black or African American: 1.37%
  • Asian: 0.48%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rapid City, Michigan is 1,465, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,465.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,352.

Rapid City, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,34491.74%
Two or More Races402.73%
Some Other Race332.25%
American Indian and Alaska Native211.43%
Black or African American201.37%
Asian70.48%

Rapid City Population Pyramid 2020

Rapid City Median Age

43.5


Total

40


Male

45.3


Female

Rapid City Adults

There are 1,151 adults, (238 of whom are seniors) in Rapid City.

Rapid City Age Dependency

60.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Rapid City Sex Ratio

Female

761

51.95%

Male

704

48.05%

Rapid City Households and Families

Rapid City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rapid City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.7%8.3%
Non Family83.6%16.4%
All79.5%20.5%
Female78.4%21.6%
Male23.1%76.9%

79.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6152.3879.5
Married3032.891.7
Non Family1831.3183.6
Male782.7223.1
Female513.2778.4

2.65

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

14.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rapid City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade171.58%
9th to 12th Grade10810.01%
High School Graduate41938.83%
Some College26324.37%
Associates Degree14012.97%
Bachelors Degree746.86%
Graduate Degree585.38%

Rapid City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White968843129
Hispanic5757
Multiple Races2222
Native American21213
Other Race1919
Asian77
Black44

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 native american people with a rate of 14.29%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,875$31,298$17,606
Less Than High School$17,232$18,125$
High School Grad$26,786$31,989$18,317
Some College$19,844$36,750$16,181
Bachelors Degree$32,750$$32,750
Graduate Degree$$$

$21,875

Average Earnings

$31,298

Average Male

$17,606

Average Female

Rapid City Language

Rapid City Language by Age

Rapid City Language

96.95% of Rapid City residents speak only English, while 3.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.96% of the population.

Rapid City Poverty

Rapid City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,30037128.54%
Hispanic772532.47%
Native211885.71%
Black20945.00%
Multiple4037.50%

29.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.44%

Male Poverty Rate

35.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rapid City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rapid City is Native, with 85.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rapid City is Multiple, with 7.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 48.29%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.60%
Some College24.57%
High School21.48%
Bachelors or Greater19.70%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.00%
Female Unemployed19.05%
Male Employed14.71%
Female Employed7.79%

Rapid City Income

Rapid City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,977$58,929
Families$47,625$60,768
Married Families$60,521-
Non Families$27,375$49,262

Rapid City Marital Status

Rapid City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Rapid City Married by Age and Sex

Rapid 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.

Rapid City Marital Status by Race

Rapid City Veterans

132

Number of Veterans

102

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War40
First Gulf War34
Vietnam25
Korea10
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5452
18 to 3437
55 to 6415
75+14
65 to 7414
Name Veterans % of Total
White11010.31%
2 or More2288.00%

$Rapid City Veterans by Education

21.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rapid City Employment Status

51%

Labor Force Participation

47.3%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Rapid 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

81.37%

Born in Michigan

98.23%

Native Born

1.77%

Foreign Born

0.75%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.23% of Rapid City residents were born in the United States, with 81.37% having been born in Michigan. 0.75% 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
20201,4650.00%
20191,4650.00%
20181,465-149-9.23%
20171,614-154-8.71%
20161,76829520.03%
20151,473-17-1.14%
20141,490231.57%
20131,467-39-2.59%
20121,506-60-3.83%
20111,56621415.83%
20101,3520.00%