Living in Aberdeen, SD

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living | Photos
Updated: 2020-03-10

Aberdeen SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
10

Aberdeen, SD Crime Report

726
Total Crimes
2,528.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-1.55%
Below National Average

Aberdeen, SD Cost Of Living

90
Aberdeen's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Aberdeen, South Dakota Info Snack

Aberdeen (Lakota: Ablíla) is a city in and the county seat of Brown County, South Dakota, United States, about 125 miles (201 km) northeast of Pierre. The city population was 26,091 at the 2010 census, making it the third most populous city in the state after Sioux Falls and Rapid City. Aberdeen is the principal city of the Aberdeen Micropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Brown and Edmunds counties and has a population of 40,602 in 2010. Aberdeen is considered a college town, being the home of both Northern State University and Presentation College.
Population
28,124
Unemployment
2.8%
Poverty
14.8%
Median Home
$149,100
Median Income
$49,471
Median Rent
$669

Aberdeen, SD Photos

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Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Aberdeen in South Dakota

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Map Of Aberdeen, SD

Population over time in Aberdeen

Year Population % Change
2017 28,124 0.7%
2016 27,925 0.5%
2015 27,783 1.3%
2014 27,418 1.6%
2013 26,979 1.8%
2012 26,506 1.3%
2011 26,160 1.0%
2010 25,893 0.7%
2009 25,713 -
Crime/100k Aberdeen SD USA
Violent Crime 431.9 404.7 368.9
Murder 3.5 1.4 5.0
Robbery 13.9 29.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 299.5 304.0 246.8
Property Crime 2096.6 1728.7 2199.5
Burglary 351.8 291.4 376.0
Larceny 1623.0 1264.5 1594.6
Car Theft 121.9 172.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Aberdeen

White
85.5% (24,049)
African American
2.3% (656)
American Indian
4.0% (1,126)
Asian
3.9% (1,110)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (5)
Two Or More
1.5% (427)
Hispanic
2.7% (751)
Race Aberdeen SD USA
White 85.5% 82.2% 61.1%
African American 2.3% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 4.0% 8.4% 0.7%
Asian 3.9% 1.5% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.7% 3.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Aberdeen, South Dakota

Less than $10,000
6.7% (187,087)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (145,174)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (326,642)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (341,861)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (422,878)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (470,879)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.5% (408,361)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.6% (353,335)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.7% (103,495)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (52,684)
Income Aberdeen SD USA
Less than $10,000 6.7% 5.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 4.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 9.1% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 10.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 14.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 19.5% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.5% 14.4% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.6% 13.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.7% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 3.9% 7.0%

Gender in Aberdeen

Female
51.0% (14,354)
Male
49.0% (13,769)
Gender Aberdeen SD USA
Female 51.0% 49.6% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 50.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Aberdeen for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,406)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (843)
High School / GED
30.0% (8,437)
Some College
21.0% (5,906)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (3,374)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (5,906)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,687)
Professional Degree
1.0% (281)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (281)
Education Aberdeen SD USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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