Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area SD Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Sioux Falls, SD Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 256,629
Population in Households 249,608
Population in Familes 198,541
Population in Group Qrtrs 7,021
Population Density1 100
Diversity Index2 31


Total Households 100,046
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 64,567
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 107,142 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 67,412 (62.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 32,634 (30.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,096 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $176,354
Average Home Value $211,048


Median Household Income $55,820
Average Household Income $73,746
Per Capita Income $29,376
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.89% 1.97%
Households 1.84% 1.93%
Families 1.66% 1.83%
Median Household Income   3.13%
Per Capita Income   2.11%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.