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

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Belle Fourche, South Dakota Info Snack

Population
5,628
Unemployment
9.5%
Poverty
11.6%
Median Home
$130,900
Median Income
$48,212
Median Rent
$768

Belle Fourche SnackAbility

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

Belle Fourche, SD Crime Report

119
Total Crimes
2,083.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-11.20%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Belle Fourche
/ 100k People
South Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 119 2,083.3 2,458.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 14 245.1 501.4 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 4.5 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 30.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 12 210.1 399.1 279.7
Property Crime 105 1,838.2 1,956.7 1,958.2
Burglary 16 280.1 340.1 314.2
Larceny 84 1,470.6 1,357.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 5 87.5 259.3 246.0

Belle Fourche, SD Cost Of Living

86
Belle Fourche's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Belle Fourche South Dakota National Average
Overall 86 91 100
Services 94 94 100
Groceries 98 97 100
Health 96 96 100
Housing 65 79 100
Transportation 92 93 100
Utilities 88 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
2020 5,628 0.3%
2019 5,610 -0.2%
2018 5,622 -1.3%
2017 5,696 -0.1%
2016 5,702 0.4%
2015 5,677 0.4%
2014 5,653 0.4%
2013 5,633 0.6%
2012 5,602 0.7%
2011 5,565 -

Race / Ethnicity in Belle Fourche

White
87.3% (4,916)
African American
1.1% (61)
American Indian
2.2% (125)
Asian
0.4% (22)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.8% (47)
Two Or More
2.1% (120)
Hispanic
6.0% (337)
Race Belle Fourche SD USA
White 87.3% 81.3% 60.1%
African American 1.1% 2.1% 12.2%
American Indian 2.2% 8.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.4% 1.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.8% 0.1% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.1% 2.7% 2.8%
Hispanic 6.0% 4.1% 18.2%

Gender in Belle Fourche

Female
52.6% (2,960)
Male
47.4% (2,668)
Gender Belle Fourche SD USA
Female 52.6% 49.6% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 50.4% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
1.0% (56)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (393)
High School / GED
43.0% (2,420)
Some College
24.0% (1,350)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (450)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (619)
Master's Degree
4.0% (225)
Professional Degree
2.0% (112)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Belle Fourche SD USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 43.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 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
1.9% (10,749)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.5% (30,815)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.5% (81,457)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.4% (52,792)
$35,000 to $49,999
23.6% (132,578)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.1% (124,217)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.5% (42,281)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.0% (67,364)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (20,543)
Income Belle Fourche SD USA
Less than $10,000 1.9% 5.3% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.5% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.5% 8.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.4% 10.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 23.6% 13.6% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.1% 19.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.5% 14.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.0% 15.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 5.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 4.4% 8.3%

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