Oglala, SD Profile: Facts & Data


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Oglala, South Dakota - Basic Facts

The Oglala Census Designated Place had a population of 1,345 as of July 1, 2018. Oglala ranks in the lower 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 Oglala is located at latitude 43.1916 and longitude -102.7097 in Oglala Lakota County. The formal boundaries for the Oglala Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0.86 sq. miles. Oglala Lakota County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,002 feet.

The Oglala Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2393169) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Oglala Census Designated Place is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Oglala Lakota County.

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


Total Population 1,345
Population in Households 1,338
Population in Familes 1,211
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density2 108
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $23,892
Average Household Income $34,578
Per Capita Income $7,505


Total Housing Units 279 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 162 (58.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 105 (37.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $39,183
Average Home Value $166,104


Total Households 266
Average Household Size 5.03
Family Households 219
Average Family Size 6
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.51% 0.62%
Households 0.37% 0.52%
Families -0.59% 0.45%
Median Household Income   1.58%
Per Capita Income   1.35%

Oglala, SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Oglala 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 57 86th
Population Density # 322 18th
Diversity Index # 187 52nd
Median Household Income # 384 2nd
Per Capita Income # 389 1st

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