The Town of Bison had a population of 334 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Bison is located at latitude 45.5235 and longitude -102.4677 in Perkins County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Bison (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Perkins County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,782 feet.
The Town of Bison (GNIS ID: 1267285) 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 Bison population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||384|
|Daytime Population: Residents||172|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||556|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.66|
|Population in Households||334|
|Population in Familes||283|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$42,173|
|Average Household Income||$68,284|
|Per Capita Income||$28,071|
|Total Housing Units||180 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||123 (68.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||36 (20.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||22 (12.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$93,750|
|Average Home Value||$190,083|
|Average Household Size||2.11|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.68%|
|Per Capita Income||3.77%|
The table below compares Bison 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.
|Total Population||# 182||54th|
|Population Density||# 230||41st|
|Diversity Index||# 248||37th|
|Median Household Income||# 296||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 183||53rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.