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Tyndall, South Dakota - Basic Facts

Tyndall is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Tyndall.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Bon Homme County at latitude 42.9933 and longitude -97.8628. Bon Homme County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,421 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Tyndall (see map) encompass a land area of 1.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Tyndall, SD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,056
Population in Households 1,003
Population in Familes 785
Population in Group Qrtrs 53
Population Density1 669
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 473
Average Household Size 2.12
Family Households 278
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 539 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 357 (66.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 115 (21.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 66 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $101,852
Average Home Value $158,659


Median Household Income $43,069
Average Household Income $54,067
Per Capita Income $24,083
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.24% -0.19%
Households 0.1% 0.0%
Families 0.87% -0.22%
Median Household Income   3.8%
Per Capita Income   2.52%
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.


Tyndall, SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tyndall to the other 390 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 73 82nd
Population Density1 # 153 61st
Diversity Index2 # 294 25th
Median Household Income # 270 31st
Per Capita Income # 251 36th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.