Belle Fourche, SD 57717 ZIP Code Profile

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Belle Fourche, SD | Fruitdale, SD

ZIP Code 57717: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Belle Fourche, SD 57717

Acceptable Alternative
Fruitdale, SD 57717

Not Acceptable, USPS
Mason, SD 57717
Willet, SD 57717

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Butte County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.665, Longitude -103.848
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 57717 has segments in 5 Counties (Butte, Carter, Crook, Harding, Lawrence).

  • Businesses Addresses: 378
  • PO Box Addresses: 312
  • Residential Addresses: 3,231
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 166
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,065

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Belle Fourche, SD 57717 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 8,132
Daytime Population: Workers 3,071
Daytime Population: Residents 4,098
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,169
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 8,025
Population in Familes 6,428
Population in Group Qrtrs 107
Population Density2 7
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $52,228
Average Household Income $66,910
Per Capita Income $27,649


Total Housing Units 3,614 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,369 (65.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 971 (26.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 274 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $153,899
Average Home Value $187,706


Total Households 3,340
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 2,179
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.39% 0.0%
Households 0.47% 0.05%
Families 0.33% -0.05%
Median Household Income   1.19%
Per Capita Income   2.95%

Belle Fourche, SD 57717 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 57717 to the other 368 ZIP Codes 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 25 93rd
Population Density # 144 61st
Diversity Index # 130 65th
Median Household Income # 160 57th
Per Capita Income # 203 45th

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