Parmelee, SD Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Parmelee, South Dakota - Basic Facts

The Parmelee Census Designated Place had a population of 563 as of July 1, 2015. Parmelee ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in South Dakota. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Parmelee is located at latitude 43.3337 and longitude -101.043 in Todd County. The formal boundaries for the Parmelee Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Todd County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,641 feet.

The Parmelee Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2393179) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Parmelee population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

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Parmelee, SD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 563
Population in Households 563
Population in Familes 503
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 99
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 152
Average Household Size 3.7
Family Households 121
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 170 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 69 (40.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 84 (49.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 18 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $71,875
Average Home Value $75,735


Median Household Income $27,462
Average Household Income $38,477
Per Capita Income $10,588
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.03% 0.49%
Households 0.25% 0.65%
Families 0.32% 0.65%
Median Household Income   2.67%
Per Capita Income   2.39%
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.

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Parmelee, SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Parmelee to the other 390 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 135 66th
Population Density1 # 329 16th
Diversity Index2 # 186 53rd
Median Household Income # 378 3rd
Per Capita Income # 379 3rd

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