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Edgemont, South Dakota - Basic Facts

The City of Edgemont is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Fall River County at latitude 43.2982 and longitude -103.8272. Fall River County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,458 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Edgemont, but most people and references simply refer to it as Edgemont, South Dakota.

The P1 Census Class Code for Edgemont indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Edgemont (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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

POPULATION

Total Population 761
Population in Households 759
Population in Familes 551
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 789
Diversity Index2 16
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 386
Average Household Size 1.97
Family Households 210
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 519 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 286 (55.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 100 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 133 (25.6%)
Median Home Value $99,085
Average Home Value $135,702
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $27,228
Average Household Income $48,983
Per Capita Income $24,382
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.4% -0.4%
Households 0.0% -0.26%
Families 1.04% -0.48%
Median Household Income   3.42%
Per Capita Income   3.66%
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.

Edgemont, SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Edgemont 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 # 100 75th
Population Density1 # 128 67th
Diversity Index2 # 134 66th
Median Household Income # 377 4th
Per Capita Income # 239 39th

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