Lead, SD has a population of 3,050 people with a median age of 45.6 and a median household income of $41,735. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Lead, SD declined from 3,082 to 3,050, a 1.04% decrease and its median household income declined from $41,912 to $41,735, a 0.42% decrease.
The population of Lead, SD is 90.3% White, 3.44% Hispanic, and 2.46% Native. 5.18% of the people in Lead, SD speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lead, SD are Black Hills State University, with 649 graduates, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, with 423 graduates, and Western Dakota Technical Institute, with 310 graduates.
The median property value in Lead, SD is $105,900, and the homeownership rate is 71.7%. Most people in Lead, SD commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 13.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Lead, SD is 2 cars per household.
Lead, SD is a census place located in Lawrence County, SD. It borders Deadwood, SD.