In 2017, Box Elder, SD had a population of 9.28k people with a median age of 24.7 and a median household income of $49,290. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Box Elder, SD grew from 9,126 to 9,277, a 1.65% increase and its median household income grew from $47,742 to $49,290, a 3.24% increase.
The population of Box Elder, SD is 75.3% White Alone, 7.91% Hispanic or Latino, and 5.7% Two or More Races. 5.19% of the people in Box Elder, SD speak a non-English language, and 98.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Box Elder, SD are National American University-Ellsworth AFB Extension (34 degrees awarded in 2016).
The median property value in Box Elder, SD is $130,700, and the homeownership rate is 41.8%. Most people in Box Elder, SD commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 15.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Box Elder, SD is 2 cars per household.