Mitchell, SD
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
15,599
Unemployment
2.6%
Poverty
14.9%
Median Home
$147,400
Median Income
$45,318
Median Rent
$715

Mitchell SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
10

Mitchell, SD Crime Report

593
Total Crimes
3,770.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
60.73%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Mitchell
/ 100k People
South Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 593 3,770.8 2,458.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 73 464.2 501.4 387.8
Murder 2 12.7 4.5 6.5
Robbery 2 12.7 30.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 50 317.9 399.1 279.7
Property Crime 520 3,306.6 1,956.7 1,958.2
Burglary 66 419.7 340.1 314.2
Larceny 379 2,410.0 1,357.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 75 476.9 259.3 246.0

Mitchell, SD Cost Of Living

85
Mitchell's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Mitchell South Dakota National Average
Overall 85 91 100
Services 94 94 100
Groceries 100 97 100
Health 95 96 100
Housing 72 79 100
Transportation 91 93 100
Utilities 91 88 100

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Rankings for Mitchell in South Dakota

Map Of Mitchell, SD

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1

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2

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Population over time in Mitchell

Year Population % Change
2020 15,599 -0.8%
2019 15,722 1.0%
2018 15,566 -0.3%
2017 15,610 0.4%
2016 15,543 0.3%
2015 15,490 0.8%
2014 15,367 0.7%
2013 15,266 0.4%
2012 15,205 0.3%
2011 15,166 -

Race / Ethnicity in Mitchell

White
88.5% (13,808)
African American
1.4% (213)
American Indian
2.1% (329)
Asian
1.6% (243)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (41)
Two Or More
2.3% (356)
Hispanic
3.9% (609)
Race Mitchell SD USA
White 88.5% 81.3% 60.1%
African American 1.4% 2.1% 12.2%
American Indian 2.1% 8.2% 0.6%
Asian 1.6% 1.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.3% 2.7% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.9% 4.1% 18.2%

Gender in Mitchell

Female
51.6% (8,048)
Male
48.4% (7,551)
Gender Mitchell SD USA
Female 51.6% 49.6% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 50.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mitchell for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (155)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (935)
High School / GED
31.0% (4,835)
Some College
22.0% (3,431)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (1,871)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (3,275)
Master's Degree
6.0% (935)
Professional Degree
1.0% (155)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Mitchell SD USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Mitchell, South Dakota

Less than $10,000
6.5% (101,483)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (112,710)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.4% (146,171)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.5% (226,302)
$35,000 to $49,999
19.0% (295,865)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.3% (207,590)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.3% (191,520)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.6% (181,173)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (63,179)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (33,901)
Income Mitchell SD USA
Less than $10,000 6.5% 5.3% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.4% 8.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.5% 10.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 19.0% 13.6% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.3% 19.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.3% 14.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.6% 15.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 5.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 4.4% 8.3%

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