Mitchell, SD Micropolitan Statistical Area SD Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Mitchell, SD Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Mitchell, SD Micropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 23,631
Daytime Population: Workers 13,435
Daytime Population: Residents 10,693
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 24,128
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 22,342
Population in Familes 17,150
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,289
Population Density2 27
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $52,088
Average Household Income $65,393
Per Capita Income $27,588


Total Housing Units 10,553 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,358 (60.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,462 (32.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 733 ( 6.9%)
Median Home Value $137,188
Average Home Value $169,645


Total Households 9,820
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 5,910
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.47% 0.47%
Households 0.69% 0.63%
Families 0.54% 0.53%
Median Household Income   1.36%
Per Capita Income   2.39%