Box Elder, SD
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Box Elder, South Dakota Info Snack

Population
9,937
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
8.6%
Median Home
$186,000
Median Income
$56,429
Median Rent
$1,058

Box Elder SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
8
Commute
9

Box Elder, SD Crime Report

351
Total Crimes
3,374.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
43.83%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Box Elder
/ 100k People
South Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 351 3,374.4 2,458.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 59 567.2 501.4 387.8
Murder 1 9.6 4.5 6.5
Robbery 4 38.5 30.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 40 384.5 399.1 279.7
Property Crime 292 2,807.2 1,956.7 1,958.2
Burglary 52 499.9 340.1 314.2
Larceny 199 1,913.1 1,357.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 41 394.2 259.3 246.0

Box Elder, SD Cost Of Living

88
Box Elder's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Box Elder South Dakota National Average
Overall 88 91 100
Services 93 94 100
Groceries 97 97 100
Health 95 96 100
Housing 84 79 100
Transportation 93 93 100
Utilities 92 88 100

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Rankings for Box Elder in South Dakota

Map Of Box Elder, SD

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Population over time in Box Elder

Year Population % Change
2020 9,937 5.6%
2019 9,407 1.4%
2018 9,277 1.7%
2017 9,126 1.9%
2016 8,959 3.2%
2015 8,683 3.3%
2014 8,402 3.9%
2013 8,084 4.2%
2012 7,755 0.9%
2011 7,686 -

Race / Ethnicity in Box Elder

White
75.0% (7,450)
African American
3.1% (305)
American Indian
6.6% (658)
Asian
1.5% (152)
Hawaiian
0.7% (72)
Other
0.1% (11)
Two Or More
5.7% (567)
Hispanic
7.3% (722)
Race Box Elder SD USA
White 75.0% 81.3% 60.1%
African American 3.1% 2.1% 12.2%
American Indian 6.6% 8.2% 0.6%
Asian 1.5% 1.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.7% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.3%
Two Or More 5.7% 2.7% 2.8%
Hispanic 7.3% 4.1% 18.2%

Gender in Box Elder

Female
47.9% (4,757)
Male
52.1% (5,180)
Gender Box Elder SD USA
Female 47.9% 49.6% 50.8%
Male 52.1% 50.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Box Elder for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (99)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (496)
High School / GED
32.0% (3,179)
Some College
20.0% (1,987)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (1,391)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (1,987)
Master's Degree
8.0% (794)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Box Elder SD USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Box Elder, South Dakota

Less than $10,000
6.4% (63,301)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.2% (12,379)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.6% (65,552)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.3% (92,561)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.4% (172,743)
$50,000 to $74,999
28.2% (280,216)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.8% (137,294)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.6% (115,350)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.6% (36,011)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (18,287)
Income Box Elder SD USA
Less than $10,000 6.4% 5.3% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.2% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.6% 8.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.3% 10.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.4% 13.6% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 28.2% 19.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.8% 14.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.6% 15.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.6% 5.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 4.4% 8.3%

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