Rapid City PUMA, SD

Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA)

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2019 Population
187,027
1.14% 1-year growth
US Senator
John Thune
Republican Party
US Senator
Mike Rounds
Republican Party
US Representative
Dusty Johnson
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
40
0.756% 1-year increase
2019 Poverty Rate
12.3%
1.73% 1-year increase
2019 Median Household Income
$56,531
3.4% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$186,800
4.42% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
88,368
0.104% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, Rapid City PUMA, SD had a population of 187k people with a median age of 40 and a median household income of $56,531. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Rapid City PUMA, SD grew from 184,920 to 187,027, a 1.14% increase and its median household income grew from $54,674 to $56,531, a 3.4% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Rapid City PUMA, SD are White (Non-Hispanic) (83.9%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (5.93%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.11%), White (Hispanic) (2.84%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.15%). 3.91% of the households in Rapid City PUMA, SD speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

98.8% of the residents in Rapid City PUMA, SD are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in West South Dakota--Rapid City PUMA, SD are National American University-Rapid City (660 degrees awarded in 2019), South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (638 degrees), and Black Hills State University (603 degrees).

In 2019, the median property value in Rapid City PUMA, SD was $186,800, and the homeownership rate was 70.2%. Most people in Rapid City PUMA, SD drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Rapid City PUMA, SD was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Rapid City PUMA, SD is home to a population of 187k people, from which 98.8% are citizens. As of 2019, 2.31% of Rapid City PUMA, SD residents were born outside of the country (4.32k people).

In 2019, there were 14.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (157k people) in Rapid City PUMA, SD than any other race or ethnicity. There were 11.1k American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) and 5.81k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Rapid City PUMA, SD are Spanish (2,821 speakers), Other Native Languages of North America (1,189 speakers), and German (541 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Rapid City PUMA, SD
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    157k ± 229
  2. American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic)
    11.1k ± 606
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    5.81k ± 611
4.55%
Hispanic Population
8.5k people

In 2019, there were 14.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (157k people) in Rapid City PUMA, SD than any other race or ethnicity. There were 11.1k American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) and 5.81k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

4.55% of the people in Rapid City PUMA, SD are hispanic (8.5k people).

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    2,821 speakers (1.6%)
  2. Other Native Languages of North America
    1,189 speakers (0.676%)
  3. German
    541 speakers (0.308%)

3.91% of Rapid City PUMA, SD citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 22%.

In 2019, the most common non-English language spoken in Rapid City PUMA, SD was Spanish. 1.6% of the overall population of Rapid City PUMA, SD are native Spanish speakers. 0.676% speak Other Native Languages of North America and 0.308% speak German, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

2.31%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
4.32k people
2.27%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
4.21k people

As of 2019, 2.31% of Rapid City PUMA, SD residents (4.32k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Rapid City PUMA, SD was 2.27%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

40
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.3
37
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 3.9

In 2019, the median age of all people in Rapid City PUMA, SD was 40. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 40, were generally older than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 37. But people in Rapid City PUMA, SD are getting getting older. In 2018, the average age of all Rapid City PUMA, SD residents was 40.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Philippines
    715 ± 655 people
  2. Mexico
    429 ± 508 people
  3. El Salvador
    305 ± 428 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Rapid City PUMA, SD was Philippines, the natal country of 715 Rapid City PUMA, SD residents, followed by Mexico with 429 and El Salvador with 305.

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Citizenship

98.8%
2019 Citizenship
98.8%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 98.8% of Rapid City PUMA, SD residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Rapid City PUMA, SD was 98.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    6,077 ± 420
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    4,413 ± 479
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    2,765 ± 323

Rapid City PUMA, SD has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.38 times greater than any other conflict.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in South Dakota, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in South Dakota (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in South Dakota. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in South Dakota.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of South Dakota across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Economy

Median household income in Rapid City PUMA, SD is $56,531. In 2019, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Rapid City PUMA, SD was Southeast South Dakota (Outside Sioux Falls City) PUMA, SD with a value of $71,206, followed by Sioux Falls City PUMA, SD and Jackrabbit Region PUMA, SD, with respective values of $60,369 and $58,493.

Males in Rapid City PUMA, SD have an average income that is 1.42 times higher than the average income of females, which is $40,232. The income inequality in Rapid City PUMA, SD (measured using the Gini index) is 0.448, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Rapid City PUMA, SD employs 88.4k people. The largest industries in Rapid City PUMA, SD are Construction (6,965 people), Restaurants & Food Services (6,303 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (5,646 people), and the highest paying industries are Offices of physicians ($131,607), Support activities for mining ($128,802), and Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers ($106,278).

Wages

Median Household Income

$56,531
2019 value
± $1,403
3.4%
1 Year Growth
± 3.29%

Households in Rapid City PUMA, SD have a median annual income of $56,531, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $54,674 in 2018, which represents a 3.4% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$57,188
Average Male Salary in Rapid City PUMA, SD
± $6,937
$40,232
Average Female Salary in Rapid City PUMA, SD
± $4,983

In 2019, full-time male employees in Rapid City PUMA, SD made 1.42 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Rapid City PUMA, SD by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Rapid City PUMA, SD
  1. White
    $44,392 ± $4,225
  2. Other
    $32,310 ± $25,769
  3. Two or More Races
    $29,457 ± $13,909

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Rapid City PUMA, SD workers was White. These workers were paid 1.37 times more than Other workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Rapid City PUMA, SD.

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Wage Distribution

0.448
2019 Wage GINI in Rapid City PUMA, SD
0.442
2018 Wage GINI in Rapid City PUMA, SD

In 2019, the income inequality in Rapid City PUMA, SD was 0.448 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.26% growth from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Rapid City PUMA, SD was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Rapid City PUMA, SD in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2019, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Rapid City PUMA, SD was Southeast South Dakota (Outside Sioux Falls City) PUMA, SD with a value of $71,206, followed by Sioux Falls City PUMA, SD and Jackrabbit Region PUMA, SD, with respective values of $60,369 and $58,493.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

12.3% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Rapid City PUMA, SD (22.4k out of 182k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Males 18 - 24.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    14,375 ± 918
  2. Native American
    5,325 ± 539
  3. Hispanic
    1,903 ± 405

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Rapid City PUMA, SD is White, followed by Native American and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

88.4k
2019 Value
0.104%
1 Year growth
± 0.104%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Rapid City PUMA, SD grew at a rate of 0.104%, from 88.3k employees to 88.4k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Rapid City PUMA, SD, are Firstline supervisors of retail sales workers (2,336 people), Secretaries and administrative assistants, except legal, medical, and executive (2,325 people), and Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,266 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Rapid City PUMA, SD.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Rapid City PUMA, SD, by number of employees, are Firstline supervisors of retail sales workers (2,336 people), Secretaries and administrative assistants, except legal, medical, and executive (2,325 people), and Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,266 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Rapid City PUMA, SD has an unusually high number of residents working as Logging workers (9.32 times higher than expected), Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers (7.25 times), and Credit authorizers, checkers, & clerks (5.93 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Rapid City PUMA, SD, by average salary, are Physicians ($228,084), Management analysts ($140,467), and Aircraft pilots & flight engineers ($113,380).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

88.4k
2019 Value
0.104%
1 Year growth
± 0.104%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Rapid City PUMA, SD grew at a rate of 0.104%, from 88.3k employees to 88.4k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Rapid City PUMA, SD, are Construction (6,965 people), Restaurants & Food Services (6,303 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (5,646 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Rapid City PUMA, SD, though some of these residents may live in Rapid City PUMA, SD and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Rapid City PUMA, SD, by number of employees, are Construction (6,965 people), Restaurants & Food Services (6,303 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (5,646 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Rapid City PUMA, SD has an unusually high number of Forestry except logging (14.8 times higher than expected), U. S. Air Force (12.3 times), and Coal mining (10.4 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Rapid City PUMA, SD, by average salary, are Offices of physicians ($131,607), Support activities for mining ($128,802), and Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers ($106,278).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from South Dakota to other states, or from other states to South Dakota.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $13B
  2. $5.96B
  3. $4.05B

In 2018, the top outbound South Dakota product (by dollars) was Cereal grains with $13B, followed by Other ag prods. ($5.96B) and Live animals/fish ($4.05B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound South Dakota products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$63B
2018 Value in South Dakota
$98.3B
Projected 2045 Value in South Dakota
56.2% growth

In 2018, total outbound South Dakota trade was $63B. This is expected to increase 56.2% to $98.3B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound South Dakota trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from South Dakota to other states, or from other states to South Dakota.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $7.1B
  2. $2.35B
  3. $2.24B

In 2018, the top outbound South Dakota domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Minnesota with $7.1B, followed by Iowa with $2.35B and Illinois and $2.24B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that South Dakota shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in South Dakota went to Donald J. Trump with 61.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (31.7%), followed by Gary Johnson (5.63%). The most partisan county was Harding County, SD with 90.3% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

John Thune and Mike Rounds are the senators currently representing the state of South Dakota. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Rapid City PUMA, SD is currently represented by Dusty Johnson in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for South Dakota
61.5% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in South Dakota
  1. 90.3% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 89.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 86.4% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in South Dakota was Harding County, SD with 90.3% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in South Dakota colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from South Dakota

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John Thune
Senator from South Dakota3
Assumed office on January 3, 2005
Mike Rounds
Senator from South Dakota2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

John Thune and Mike Rounds are the senators currently representing South Dakota.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Rapid City PUMA, SD

Dusty Johnson
South Dakota at-large Representative
Republican Party

Rapid City PUMA, SD is currently represented by Dusty Johnson (Republican Party).

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the member for Rapid City PUMA, SD have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2019, universities in West South Dakota--Rapid City PUMA, SD awarded 2,592 degrees. The student population of West South Dakota--Rapid City PUMA, SD is skewed towards women, with 4,588 male students and 4,899 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in West South Dakota--Rapid City PUMA, SD are White (1,831 and 72.7%), followed by Black or African American (247 and 9.81%), Hispanic or Latino (161 and 6.4%), and Two or More Races (103 and 4.09%).

The largest universities in West South Dakota--Rapid City PUMA, SD by number of degrees awarded are National American University-Rapid City (660 and 25.5%), South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (638 and 24.6%), and Black Hills State University (603 and 23.3%).

The most popular majors in West South Dakota--Rapid City PUMA, SD are General Business Administration & Management (497 and 19.2%), Mechanical Engineering (89 and 3.43%), and General Civil Engineering (88 and 3.4%).

The median tuition cost in West South Dakota--Rapid City PUMA, SD for a public four year colleges is $7,744 for in-state students and $11,472 for out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 209 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 87 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 67 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in West South Dakota--Rapid City PUMA, SD was General Business Administration & Management with 209 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in West South Dakota--Rapid City PUMA, SD according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 660 degrees awarded
  2. 638 degrees awarded
  3. 603 degrees awarded
$7,744
Median In-State Public

In 2019, the West South Dakota--Rapid City PUMA, SD institution with the largest number of graduating students was National American University-Rapid City with 660 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

1,173
Degrees Awarded to Men
1,419
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 1,173 men were awarded degrees from institutions in West South Dakota--Rapid City PUMA, SD, which is 0.827 times less than the 1,419 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in West South Dakota--Rapid City PUMA, SD by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,831 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    247 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    161 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in West South Dakota--Rapid City PUMA, SD was White students. These 1,831 degrees mean that there were 7.41 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 247 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Rapid City PUMA, SD was $186,800 in 2019, which is 0.777 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $178,900 to $186,800, a 4.42% increase. The homeownership rate in Rapid City PUMA, SD is 70.2%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Rapid City PUMA, SD have an average commute time of 17.5 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Rapid City PUMA, SD is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$186,800
2019 Median
± $3,383
$178,900
2018 Median
± $3,509

In 2019, the median property value in Rapid City PUMA, SD grew to to $186,800 from the previous year's value of $178,900.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Rapid City PUMA, SD compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Rapid City PUMA, SD the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

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Household Income

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$56,531
Median Household Income
± $1,403
76k
Number of Households
± 1,827

In 2019, the median household income of the 76k households in Rapid City PUMA, SD grew to $56,531 from the previous year's value of $54,674.

The following chart displays the households in Rapid City PUMA, SD distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Rapid City PUMA, SD distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Rapid City PUMA, SD the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

70.2%
2019 Homeownership
70.2%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 70.2% of the housing units in Rapid City PUMA, SD were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 70.2%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Rapid City PUMA, SD compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

17.5 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Rapid City PUMA, SD have a shorter commute time (17.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 1.47% of the workforce in Rapid City PUMA, SD have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (80%)
  2. Carpooled (9.54%)
  3. Worked At Home (6%)

In 2019, 80% of workers in Rapid City PUMA, SD drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (9.54%) and those who worked at home (6%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Rapid City PUMA, SD distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Rapid City PUMA, SD have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

89.4% of the population of Rapid City PUMA, SD has health coverage, with 42.3% on employee plans, 11.3% on Medicaid, 12.4% on Medicare, 18.1% on non-group plans, and 5.24% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in South Dakota was $8,933 in 2014. This is a 4.52% increase from the previous year ($8,547).

Primary care physicians in South Dakota see 1303 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.44% decrease from the previous year (1322 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1623 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 528 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Aurora County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (21.3%). Additionally, Ziebach County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (52.5%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,303 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in South Dakota

Primary care physicians in South Dakota see an average of 1,303 patients per year. This represents a 1.44% decrease from the previous year (1,322 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in South Dakota in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$8,933
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in South Dakota
$4,335
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$7,056
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$9,315
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in South Dakota (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.52%, from $8,547 to $8,933.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

10.6%
Uninsured
42.3%
Employer Coverage
11.3%
Medicaid
12.4%
Medicare
18.1%
Non-Group
5.24%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Rapid City PUMA, SD declined by 2.81% from 10.9% to 10.6%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Rapid City PUMA, SD changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 21.3% prevalence
  2. 19.9% prevalence
  3. 19% prevalence

Aurora County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in South Dakota, at 21.3%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in South Dakota by county over multiple years.

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