The City of Howard had a population of 819 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Howard is located at latitude 44.0117 and longitude -97.5246 in Miner County. The formal boundaries for the City of Howard (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.95 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Miner County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,578 feet.
The City of Howard (GNIS ID: 1267429) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Howard: Howard City.
|Population in Households||781|
|Population in Familes||547|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||38|
|Median Household Income||$43,240|
|Average Household Income||$53,466|
|Per Capita Income||$26,051|
|Total Housing Units||491 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||246 (50.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||147 (29.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||98 (20.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$98,276|
|Average Home Value||$114,228|
|Average Household Size||1.99|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.98%|
|Per Capita Income||1.95%|
The table below compares Howard to the other 391 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 93||76th|
|Population Density||# 117||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 221||43rd|
|Median Household Income||# 301||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 268||32nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.