Belle Fourche, SD
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Belle Fourche, South Dakota Info Snack

Population
5,616
Unemployment
7.2%
Poverty
11.2%
Median Home
$131,500
Median Income
$46,463
Median Rent
$705

Belle Fourche SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
7
Amenities
6
Education
7
Commute
9.5

Belle Fourche, SD Crime Report

98
Total Crimes
1,750.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-29.34%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Belle Fourche
/ 100k People
South Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 98 1,750.0 2,170.0 2,476.7
Violent Crime 11 196.4 399.0 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 22.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 8 142.9 302.5 250.2
Property Crime 87 1,553.6 1,771.0 2,109.9
Burglary 7 125.0 299.1 340.5
Larceny 75 1,339.3 1,273.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 5 89.3 198.5 219.9

Belle Fourche, SD Cost Of Living

87
Belle Fourche's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Belle Fourche South Dakota National Average
Overall 87 90 100
Services 96 96 100
Groceries 102 99 100
Health 97 102 100
Housing 64 77 100
Transportation 102 96 100
Utilities 91 88 100

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Rankings for Belle Fourche in South Dakota

Map Of Belle Fourche, SD

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Population over time in Belle Fourche

Year Population % Change
2019 5,616 0.1%
2018 5,610 -0.2%
2017 5,622 -1.3%
2016 5,696 -0.1%
2015 5,702 0.4%
2014 5,677 0.4%
2013 5,653 0.4%
2012 5,633 0.6%
2011 5,602 0.7%
2010 5,565 -

Race / Ethnicity in Belle Fourche

White
89.3% (5,015)
African American
0.9% (52)
American Indian
2.9% (163)
Asian
0.2% (12)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (20)
Two Or More
0.7% (38)
Hispanic
5.6% (316)
Race Belle Fourche SD USA
White 89.3% 82.0% 60.7%
African American 0.9% 2.0% 12.3%
American Indian 2.9% 8.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 1.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.6% 3.8% 18.0%

Gender in Belle Fourche

Female
51.7% (2,902)
Male
48.3% (2,714)
Gender Belle Fourche SD USA
Female 51.7% 49.6% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 50.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Belle Fourche for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (112)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (393)
High School / GED
41.0% (2,302)
Some College
25.0% (1,404)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (393)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (730)
Master's Degree
3.0% (168)
Professional Degree
2.0% (112)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Belle Fourche SD USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 41.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Belle Fourche, South Dakota

Less than $10,000
3.2% (18,223)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.4% (47,095)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.6% (70,998)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.9% (61,058)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.0% (112,414)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.2% (118,804)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.7% (37,629)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.2% (74,312)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (21,062)
Income Belle Fourche SD USA
Less than $10,000 3.2% 5.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.4% 4.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.6% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.9% 10.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.0% 13.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.2% 19.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.7% 14.6% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.2% 14.4% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 4.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 4.2% 7.7%

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