The Town of Buffalo had a population of 333 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Buffalo is located at latitude 45.5864 and longitude -103.5434 in Harding County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Buffalo (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Harding County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,881 feet.
The Town of Buffalo (GNIS ID: 1267302) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Buffalo population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||533|
|Daytime Population: Residents||141|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||674|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||2.02|
|Population in Households||325|
|Population in Familes||262|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||8|
|Median Household Income||$43,731|
|Average Household Income||$64,956|
|Per Capita Income||$28,261|
|Total Housing Units||223 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||127 (57.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||44 (19.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||52 (23.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$83,929|
|Average Home Value||$160,000|
|Average Household Size||1.9|
|Average Family Size||2|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.92%|
|Per Capita Income||3.96%|
The table below compares Buffalo to the other 391 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.
|Total Population||# 183||53rd|
|Population Density||# 170||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 206||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 276||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 173||56th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.