Okreek, South Dakota - Basic Facts

Okreek is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Okreek Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Todd County at latitude 43.3622 and longitude -100.3862. Todd County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,270 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Okreek Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 44.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 273
Population in Households 273
Population in Familes 238
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 6
Diversity Index2 52


Total Households 88
Average Household Size 3.1
Family Households 69
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 104 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 54 (51.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 (32.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 (15.4%)
Median Home Value $109,211
Average Home Value $110,849


Median Household Income $50,601
Average Household Income $61,432
Per Capita Income $20,143
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


Population 0.35% 0.65%
Households 0.54% 0.89%
Families 2.16% 0.57%
Median Household Income   2.34%
Per Capita Income   2.21%
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.

Okreek, SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Okreek 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 DescriptionRankPercentile
Total Population # 196 50th
Population Density1 # 383 2nd
Diversity Index2 # 19 96th
Median Household Income # 163 58th
Per Capita Income # 328 16th

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