Miner County SD Information


Miner County Subdivisions

Miner County SD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,363
Population in Households 2,283
Population in Familes 1,772
Population in Group Qrtrs 80
Population Density1 4
Diversity Index2 12


Median Household Income $46,744
Average Household Income $70,827
Per Capita Income $30,825


Total Housing Units 1,308 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 761 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 253 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 294 (22.5%)
Median Home Value $94,817
Average Home Value $145,959


Total Households 1,014
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 584
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 -0.13% -0.03%
Households -0.21% -0.08%
Families -0.45% -0.24%
Median Household Income   1.51%
Per Capita Income   2.62%


Miner County SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Miner County to the other 66 counties and county equivalents in South Dakota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 56 17th
Population Density # 42 38th
Diversity Index # 51 24th
Median Household Income # 49 27th
Per Capita Income # 13 82nd

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