Butte County, South Dakota Population 2022

Butte County, South Dakota's estimated population is 10,957 with a growth rate of 1.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Butte County, South Dakota is the 18th largest county in South Dakota. The 2010 Population was 10,144 and has seen a growth of 8.01% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18901,0370.00%
19002,9071,870180.33%
19104,9932,08671.76%
19206,8191,82636.57%
19308,5891,77025.96%
19408,004-585-6.81%
19508,1611571.96%
19608,5924315.28%
19707,825-767-8.93%
19808,3725476.99%
19907,914-458-5.47%
201010,1442,23028.18%
201110,3081641.62%
201210,217-91-0.88%
201310,281640.63%
201410,243-38-0.37%
201510,207-36-0.35%
201610,124-83-0.81%
201710,114-10-0.10%
201810,2531391.37%
201910,4291761.72%
202010,6051761.69%
202110,7811761.66%
202210,9571761.63%
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Butte County, South Dakota Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,39591.26%
Black or African American740.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native2352.28%
Asian220.21%
Some Other Race980.95%
Two or More Races4714.58%
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Butte County, South Dakota Population by Race

Butte County, South Dakota Population Pyramid 2022

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Butte County, South Dakota Median Age

40.5


Total

40


Male

41.2


Female

Butte County, South Dakota Adults

There are 7,751 adults, (2,019 of whom are seniors) in Butte County, South Dakota.

Butte County, South Dakota Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Butte County, South Dakota Sex Ratio

Female

5,231

50.81%

Male

5,064

49.19%

Butte County, South Dakota Population by Age

Butte County, South Dakota Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Butte County, South Dakota Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.3%8.7%
All81.4%18.6%
Male79.8%20.2%
Non Family71.8%28.2%
Female69.2%30.8%

81.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Butte County, South Dakota Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1792.4381.4
Married2,0862.9291.3
Male1242.7579.8
Female5263.4569.2
Non Family1,4431.3371.8

2.83

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Butte County, South Dakota Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade831.18%
9th to 12th Grade4286.08%
High School Graduate3,00142.66%
Some College1,49821.30%
Associates Degree5147.31%
Bachelors Degree1,12215.95%
Graduate Degree3885.52%
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Butte County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Butte County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,5056,0471,468
2+ Races35631242
Hispanic20318316
Black2929
Native American6060
Other Race5151

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 white people with a rate of 22.57%.

Butte County, South Dakota Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,429$47,583$25,530
Less Than 9th Grade$21,589$32,833$20,642
High School Graduate$34,056$50,296$22,620
Some College$27,350$34,827$25,066
Bachelors Degree$55,257$75,156$46,786
Graduate Degree$47,083$$50,583

$34,429

Average Earnings

$47,583

Average Male

$25,530

Average Female

Butte County, South Dakota Earnings by Educational Attainment

Butte County, South Dakota Language by Age

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Butte County, South Dakota Language

98.77% of Butte County, South Dakota residents speak only English, while 1.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.06% of the population.

Butte County, South Dakota Language

Butte County, South Dakota Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian2222100.00%
Black746587.84%
Native2356527.66%
Hispanic3578022.41%
White8,9107328.22%
Other73NaN%
Multiple471142.97%

9.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.96%

Male Poverty Rate

11.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butte County, South Dakota

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butte County, South Dakota is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butte County, South Dakota is Multiple, with 2.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.81%.

Butte County, South Dakota Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.18%
High School8.75%
Some College7.82%
Bachelors or Greater3.28%

Butte County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.64%
Male Unemployed24.63%
Female Employed12.01%
Female Unemployed76.92%

Butte County, South Dakota Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Butte County, South Dakota Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,353$69,683
Families$61,579$78,135
Married Families$72,391-
Non Families$29,212$45,814
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Income by Household Type

Butte County, South Dakota Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.9%

Male Marriage Rate

48.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Butte County, South Dakota Married by Age and Sex

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Butte County, South Dakota 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.

Butte County, South Dakota Marital Status by Race

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Butte County, South Dakota Marital Status

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871

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War169
First Gulf War221
Vietnam289
Korea48
World War II27

Butte County, South Dakota Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3462
35 to 54289
55 to 64151
65 to 74170
75+199

Butte County, South Dakota Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White80511.24%
Native American2625.24%
2+ Races4011.24%

Butte County, South Dakota Veterans by Race

Butte County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

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2.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butte County, South Dakota Veterans by Education

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66.7%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Butte County, South Dakota Employment by Age

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Butte County, South Dakota Employment by Race

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Butte County, South Dakota 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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58.92%

Born in Butte County, South Dakota

98.97%

Native Born

1.03%

Foreign Born

0.13%

Non Citizen

0.90%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.97% of Butte County, South Dakota residents were born in the United States, with 58.92% 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 North America.

Butte County, South Dakota Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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