The Town of Bison had a population of 337 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Bison is located at latitude 45.5235 and longitude -102.4677 in Perkins County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Bison (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Perkins County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,782 feet.
The Town of Bison (GNIS ID: 1267285) 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 Bison 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||337|
|Population in Familes||287|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.09|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||186 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||124 (66.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||37 (19.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||25 (13.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$87,903|
|Average Home Value||$175,000|
|Median Household Income||$38,622|
|Average Household Income||$65,972|
|Per Capita Income||$27,564|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.98%|
|Per Capita Income||2.21%|
The table below compares Bison 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||# 180||54th|
|Population Density1||# 228||42nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 251||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 317||19th|
|Per Capita Income||# 157||60th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.