The City of Spearfish is the 10th largest city in South Dakota with a population of 11,425 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Spearfish is located at latitude 44.4917 and longitude -103.8195 in Lawrence County. The formal boundaries for the City of Spearfish (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lawrence County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,648 feet.
The City of Spearfish (GNIS ID: 1267588) 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 Spearfish population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||10,645|
|Population in Familes||7,426|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||780|
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||5,560 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,666 (47.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,310 (41.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||584 (10.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$208,549|
|Average Home Value||$257,877|
|Median Household Income||$42,781|
|Average Household Income||$62,882|
|Per Capita Income||$27,492|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.75%|
|Per Capita Income||2.12%|
The table below compares Spearfish to the other 391 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 10||98th|
|Population Density1||# 153||61st|
|Diversity Index2||# 132||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 266||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 162||59th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.