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Roscoe, South Dakota - Basic Facts

The City of Roscoe had a population of 281 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Roscoe is located at latitude 45.4501 and longitude -99.337 in Edmunds County. The formal boundaries for the City of Roscoe (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Edmunds County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,831 feet.

The City of Roscoe (GNIS ID: 1267554) 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 Roscoe population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Roscoe, SD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 281
Daytime Population: Workers 221
Daytime Population: Residents 136
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 357
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.27
Population in Households 281
Population in Familes 230
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 702
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $53,359
Average Household Income $70,943
Per Capita Income $30,001


Total Housing Units 170 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 98 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 36 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 36 (21.2%)
Median Home Value $63,393
Average Home Value $118,317


Total Households 134
Average Household Size 2.1
Family Households 86
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 -1.35% -0.94%
Households -1.18% -0.76%
Families 1.54% -0.95%
Median Household Income   1.52%
Per Capita Income   3.58%

Roscoe, SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Roscoe 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 193 51st
Population Density # 148 62nd
Diversity Index # 162 59th
Median Household Income # 155 61st
Per Capita Income # 115 71st

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