The Town of Bison had a population of 333 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||333|
|Population in Familes||283|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$45,503|
|Average Household Income||$76,180|
|Per Capita Income||$31,211|
|Total Housing Units||180 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||122 (67.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||35 (19.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||23 (12.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$98,333|
|Average Home Value||$198,780|
|Average Household Size||2.12|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.9%|
|Per Capita Income||3.19%|
The table below compares Bison 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||# 182||54th|
|Population Density||# 232||41st|
|Diversity Index||# 244||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 265||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 113||71st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Dakota Census Data Comparison Tool.