Pierre, SD
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
13,961
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
13.8%
Median Home
$175,600
Median Income
$62,192
Median Rent
$667

Pierre SnackAbility

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

Pierre, SD Crime Report

448
Total Crimes
3,195.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
29.04%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Pierre
/ 100k People
South Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 448 3,195.9 2,170.0 2,476.7
Violent Crime 65 463.7 399.0 366.7
Murder 1 7.1 1.9 5.0
Robbery 3 21.4 22.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 46 328.1 302.5 250.2
Property Crime 383 2,732.2 1,771.0 2,109.9
Burglary 42 299.6 299.1 340.5
Larceny 318 2,268.5 1,273.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 23 164.1 198.5 219.9

Pierre, SD Cost Of Living

92
Pierre's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Pierre South Dakota National Average
Overall 92 90 100
Services 96 96 100
Groceries 102 99 100
Health 97 102 100
Housing 81 77 100
Transportation 102 96 100
Utilities 91 88 100

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Rankings for Pierre in South Dakota

Map Of Pierre, SD

Best Places Around Pierre

1

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Population over time in Pierre

Year Population % Change
2019 13,961 -0.2%
2018 13,988 0.1%
2017 13,974 0.1%
2016 13,959 0.2%
2015 13,938 0.4%
2014 13,885 0.6%
2013 13,803 0.8%
2012 13,687 0.2%
2011 13,659 0.4%
2010 13,604 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pierre

White
81.0% (11,309)
African American
0.2% (24)
American Indian
12.8% (1,789)
Asian
0.0% (3)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.8% (384)
Hispanic
3.2% (452)
Race Pierre SD USA
White 81.0% 82.0% 60.7%
African American 0.2% 2.0% 12.3%
American Indian 12.8% 8.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.2% 3.8% 18.0%

Gender in Pierre

Female
52.4% (7,321)
Male
47.6% (6,640)
Gender Pierre SD USA
Female 52.4% 49.6% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 50.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pierre for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (279)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (837)
High School / GED
27.0% (3,769)
Some College
20.0% (2,792)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,396)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (3,490)
Master's Degree
6.0% (837)
Professional Degree
3.0% (418)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (139)
Education Pierre SD USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Pierre, South Dakota

Less than $10,000
4.8% (66,849)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.5% (48,658)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.7% (108,004)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.6% (176,445)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.1% (169,169)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.9% (249,660)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.4% (229,196)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.1% (238,746)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.7% (79,582)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (29,786)
Income Pierre SD USA
Less than $10,000 4.8% 5.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.5% 4.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.7% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.6% 10.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.1% 13.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.9% 19.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.4% 14.6% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.1% 14.4% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.7% 4.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 4.2% 7.7%

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