Spearfish, SD
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
11,547
Unemployment
1.5%
Poverty
13.8%
Median Home
$212,700
Median Income
$46,193
Median Rent
$763

Spearfish SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
7
Education
9
Commute
9.5

Spearfish, SD Crime Report

291
Total Crimes
2,457.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-0.78%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Spearfish
/ 100k People
South Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 291 2,457.4 2,170.0 2,476.7
Violent Crime 23 194.2 399.0 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 1 8.4 22.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 18 152.0 302.5 250.2
Property Crime 268 2,263.1 1,771.0 2,109.9
Burglary 29 244.9 299.1 340.5
Larceny 229 1,933.8 1,273.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 10 84.4 198.5 219.9

Spearfish, SD Cost Of Living

100
Spearfish's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Spearfish South Dakota National Average
Overall 100 90 100
Services 109 96 100
Groceries 103 99 100
Health 101 102 100
Housing 97 77 100
Transportation 91 96 100
Utilities 87 88 100

Spearfish, SD Photos

Spearfishc South Dakota
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Rankings for Spearfish in South Dakota

Map Of Spearfish, SD

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Population over time in Spearfish

Year Population % Change
2019 11,547 1.4%
2018 11,393 0.8%
2017 11,300 1.1%
2016 11,176 1.8%
2015 10,980 1.3%
2014 10,836 1.4%
2013 10,690 2.1%
2012 10,470 1.3%
2011 10,339 1.4%
2010 10,195 -

Race / Ethnicity in Spearfish

White
91.4% (10,554)
African American
0.7% (86)
American Indian
2.0% (229)
Asian
1.0% (114)
Hawaiian
0.1% (10)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.3% (271)
Hispanic
2.5% (283)
Race Spearfish SD USA
White 91.4% 82.0% 60.7%
African American 0.7% 2.0% 12.3%
American Indian 2.0% 8.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 1.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.5% 3.8% 18.0%

Gender in Spearfish

Female
53.4% (6,162)
Male
46.6% (5,385)
Gender Spearfish SD USA
Female 53.4% 49.6% 50.8%
Male 46.6% 50.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Spearfish for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (230)
High School / GED
24.0% (2,771)
Some College
22.0% (2,540)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,039)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (3,233)
Master's Degree
9.0% (1,039)
Professional Degree
2.0% (230)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (461)
Education Spearfish SD USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Spearfish, South Dakota

Less than $10,000
5.0% (58,069)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.4% (108,533)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.1% (151,394)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (106,460)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.7% (192,411)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.6% (157,616)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.6% (134,112)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.6% (145,633)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.0% (57,608)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (42,860)
Income Spearfish SD USA
Less than $10,000 5.0% 5.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.4% 4.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.1% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 10.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.7% 13.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.6% 19.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.6% 14.6% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.6% 14.4% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.0% 4.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 4.2% 7.7%

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