The City of Aberdeen is the 3rd largest city in South Dakota with a population of 28,577 as of July 1, 2017. Aberdeen ranks in the upper 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 Aberdeen is located at latitude 45.4647 and longitude -98.4681 in Brown County. The formal boundaries for the City of Aberdeen (see map below) encompass a land area of 15.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Brown County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,302 feet.
The City of Aberdeen (GNIS ID: 1267258) 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 Aberdeen population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||18,706|
|Daytime Population: Residents||13,038|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||31,744|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.11|
|Population in Households||27,441|
|Population in Familes||19,947|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,136|
|Median Household Income||$49,448|
|Average Household Income||$62,406|
|Per Capita Income||$27,827|
|Total Housing Units||13,517 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||7,650 (56.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,986 (36.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||882 ( 6.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$149,840|
|Average Home Value||$177,295|
|Average Household Size||2.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.92%|
|Per Capita Income||2.06%|
The table below compares Aberdeen to the other 391 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 3||99th|
|Population Density||# 21||95th|
|Diversity Index||# 101||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 213||46th|
|Per Capita Income||# 196||50th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.