Bon Homme County SD Information


Bon Homme County Subdivisions

Bon Homme County SD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,949
Daytime Population: Workers 2,521
Daytime Population: Residents 3,074
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,595
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 5,405
Population in Familes 4,338
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,544
Population Density2 12
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $44,290
Average Household Income $64,518
Per Capita Income $25,434


Total Housing Units 2,970 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,894 (63.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 540 (18.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 536 (18.0%)
Median Home Value $89,813
Average Home Value $126,016


Total Households 2,434
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 1,541
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.24% -0.32%
Households -0.13% -0.32%
Families -0.27% -0.42%
Median Household Income   2.98%
Per Capita Income   3.3%


Bon Homme County SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bon Homme County to the other 66 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 26 62nd
Population Density # 17 76th
Diversity Index # 23 67th
Median Household Income # 48 29th
Per Capita Income # 49 26th

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