Pine Ridge, SD Profile: Facts & Data


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Pine Ridge, South Dakota - Basic Facts

The Pine Ridge Census Designated Place had a population of 3,449 as of July 1, 2018. Pine Ridge 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 Pine Ridge is located at latitude 43.0269 and longitude -102.5524 in Oglala Lakota County. The formal boundaries for the Pine Ridge Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Oglala Lakota County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,241 feet.

The Pine Ridge Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2393187) 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 Pine Ridge Census Designated Place is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Oglala Lakota County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Pine Ridge: Pine Ridge Agency.

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


Total Population 3,449
Population in Households 3,415
Population in Familes 3,088
Population in Group Qrtrs 34
Population Density2 1,216
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $35,275
Average Household Income $43,408
Per Capita Income $10,013


Total Housing Units 888 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 371 (41.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 411 (46.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 106 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $33,605
Average Home Value $105,256


Total Households 782
Average Household Size 4.37
Family Households 641
Average Family Size 5
  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% 0.61%
Households 0.38% 0.53%
Families 0.4% 0.43%
Median Household Income   0.93%
Per Capita Income   1.35%

Pine Ridge, SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pine Ridge 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 # 23 94th
Population Density # 62 84th
Diversity Index # 237 40th
Median Household Income # 348 11th
Per Capita Income # 386 2nd

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