Rosebud, SD Profile: Facts & Data


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Rosebud, South Dakota - Basic Facts

The Rosebud Census Designated Place had a population of 1,613 as of July 1, 2018. Rosebud 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 Rosebud is located at latitude 43.2347 and longitude -100.8108 in Todd County. The formal boundaries for the Rosebud Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.96 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Todd County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,634 feet.

The Rosebud Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2393213) 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 Rosebud Census Designated Place is located within Unorganized Territory of West Todd, a minor civil division (MCD) of Todd County.

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


Total Population 1,613
Population in Households 1,592
Population in Familes 1,391
Population in Group Qrtrs 21
Population Density2 124
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $25,000
Average Household Income $46,056
Per Capita Income $12,353


Total Housing Units 476 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 165 (34.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 261 (54.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 49 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $47,965
Average Home Value $78,788


Total Households 427
Average Household Size 3.73
Family Households 326
Average Family Size 4
  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 0.2% 0.28%
Households 0.29% 0.37%
Families 0.23% 0.3%
Median Household Income   0.0%
Per Capita Income   0.54%

Rosebud, SD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rosebud 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 # 49 88th
Population Density # 315 20th
Diversity Index # 137 65th
Median Household Income # 383 2nd
Per Capita Income # 378 4th

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