Sioux Falls, SD
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
177,117
Unemployment
3.0%
Poverty
10.4%
Median Home
$189,800
Median Income
$59,912
Median Rent
$827

Sioux Falls SnackAbility

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

Sioux Falls, SD Crime Report

6,550
Total Crimes
3,528.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
42.47%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sioux Falls
/ 100k People
South Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 6,550 3,528.6 2,170.0 2,476.7
Violent Crime 897 483.2 399.0 366.7
Murder 4 2.2 1.9 5.0
Robbery 68 36.6 22.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 709 381.9 302.5 250.2
Property Crime 5,653 3,045.3 1,771.0 2,109.9
Burglary 695 374.4 299.1 340.5
Larceny 4,300 2,316.5 1,273.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 658 354.5 198.5 219.9

Sioux Falls, SD Cost Of Living

91
Sioux Falls's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Sioux Falls South Dakota National Average
Overall 91 90 100
Services 96 96 100
Groceries 96 99 100
Health 107 102 100
Housing 85 77 100
Transportation 91 96 100
Utilities 85 88 100

Sioux Falls, SD Photos

Rankings for Sioux Falls in South Dakota

Map Of Sioux Falls, SD

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Population over time in Sioux Falls

Year Population % Change
2019 177,117 1.7%
2018 174,151 2.2%
2017 170,401 1.5%
2016 167,884 2.2%
2015 164,341 2.1%
2014 160,964 2.1%
2013 157,675 2.0%
2012 154,526 1.8%
2011 151,727 1.9%
2010 148,848 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sioux Falls

White
80.9% (143,357)
African American
6.2% (10,928)
American Indian
2.0% (3,484)
Asian
2.5% (4,383)
Hawaiian
0.0% (4)
Other
0.1% (219)
Two Or More
2.8% (5,004)
Hispanic
5.5% (9,738)
Race Sioux Falls SD USA
White 80.9% 82.0% 60.7%
African American 6.2% 2.0% 12.3%
American Indian 2.0% 8.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 1.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.5% 3.8% 18.0%

Gender in Sioux Falls

Female
50.1% (88,707)
Male
49.9% (88,410)
Gender Sioux Falls SD USA
Female 50.1% 49.6% 50.8%
Male 49.9% 50.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sioux Falls for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (7,084)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (7,084)
High School / GED
25.0% (44,279)
Some College
21.0% (37,194)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (19,482)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (42,508)
Master's Degree
8.0% (14,169)
Professional Degree
2.0% (3,542)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,771)
Education Sioux Falls SD USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Less than $10,000
4.8% (841,349)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.0% (709,291)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.3% (1,464,153)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (1,892,178)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (2,333,433)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.0% (3,365,151)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.4% (2,553,448)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.2% (2,699,961)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (975,122)
$200,000 or more
5.0% (877,610)
Income Sioux Falls SD USA
Less than $10,000 4.8% 5.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.0% 4.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.3% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 10.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 13.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.0% 19.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.4% 14.6% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.2% 14.4% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 4.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.0% 4.2% 7.7%

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