Porcupine, SD
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Porcupine, South Dakota Info Snack

Population
1,470
Unemployment
32.6%
Poverty
89.8%
Median Income
$16,964
Median Rent
$650

Porcupine SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
1/10
Housing
1
Affordability
1
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
3
Education
3
Commute
8

Rankings for Porcupine in South Dakota

Map Of Porcupine, SD

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1

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Population 1,733

2

Chadron, NE
Population 5,591

Population over time in Porcupine

Year Population % Change
2019 1,470 -3.1%
2018 1,517 2.4%
2017 1,482 14.4%
2016 1,295 -5.4%
2015 1,369 1.3%
2014 1,351 26.0%
2013 1,072 12.8%
2012 950 -14.9%
2011 1,116 21.8%
2010 916 -

Race / Ethnicity in Porcupine

White
2.4% (35)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
77.6% (1,141)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
10.1% (149)
Hispanic
9.9% (145)
Race Porcupine SD USA
White 2.4% 82.0% 60.7%
African American 0.0% 2.0% 12.3%
American Indian 77.6% 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 10.1% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.9% 3.8% 18.0%

Gender in Porcupine

Female
45.6% (671)
Male
54.4% (799)
Gender Porcupine SD USA
Female 45.6% 49.6% 50.8%
Male 54.4% 50.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Porcupine for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (73)
9-12th Grade
31.0% (455)
High School / GED
26.0% (382)
Some College
24.0% (352)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (117)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (88)
Master's Degree
0.0% (0)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Porcupine SD USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 31.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 0.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Porcupine, South Dakota

Less than $10,000
23.8% (35,053)
$10,000 to $14,999
21.9% (32,226)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.6% (21,484)
$25,000 to $34,999
23.1% (33,923)
$35,000 to $49,999
0.0% (0)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.4% (15,265)
$75,000 to $99,999
0.0% (0)
$100,000 to $149,999
0.0% (0)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.2% (9,046)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Porcupine SD USA
Less than $10,000 23.8% 5.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 21.9% 4.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.6% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 23.1% 10.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 0.0% 13.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.4% 19.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 0.0% 14.6% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 0.0% 14.4% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.2% 4.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.2% 7.7%

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