Living in Spearfish, SD

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Spearfish SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
7
Education
9
Commute
9.5

Spearfish, SD Crime Report

400
Total Crimes
3,400.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
32.40%
Above National Average

Spearfish, SD Cost Of Living

100
Spearfish's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Spearfish, South Dakota Info Snack

Spearfish (Lakota: Hohápe) is a city in Lawrence County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 10,494 at the 2010 census.
Population
11,393
Unemployment
1.8%
Poverty
12.8%
Median Home
$211,100
Median Income
$47,466
Median Rent
$724

Spearfish, SD Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Spearfish in South Dakota

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Map Of Spearfish, SD

Population over time in Spearfish

Year Population % Change
2017 11,393 0.8%
2016 11,300 1.1%
2015 11,176 1.8%
2014 10,980 1.3%
2013 10,836 1.4%
2012 10,690 2.1%
2011 10,470 1.3%
2010 10,339 1.4%
2009 10,195 -
Crime/100k Spearfish SD USA
Violent Crime 212.5 404.7 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.4 5.0
Robbery 25.5 29.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 119.0 304.0 246.8
Property Crime 3188.0 1728.7 2199.5
Burglary 340.0 291.4 376.0
Larceny 2703.4 1264.5 1594.6
Car Theft 144.5 172.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Spearfish

White
92.2% (10,504)
African American
0.6% (65)
American Indian
2.2% (252)
Asian
1.1% (124)
Hawaiian
0.1% (14)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.3% (153)
Hispanic
2.5% (281)
Race Spearfish SD USA
White 92.2% 82.2% 61.1%
African American 0.6% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 2.2% 8.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 1.5% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.5% 3.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Spearfish, South Dakota

Less than $10,000
5.6% (63,563)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.4% (72,775)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.0% (159,138)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.8% (122,750)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.7% (178,713)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.4% (163,744)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.2% (161,441)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.9% (123,671)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.8% (54,581)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (38,920)
Income Spearfish SD USA
Less than $10,000 5.6% 5.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.4% 4.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.0% 9.1% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.8% 10.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.7% 14.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.4% 19.5% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.2% 14.4% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.9% 13.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.8% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 3.9% 7.0%

Gender in Spearfish

Female
52.1% (5,937)
Male
47.9% (5,455)
Gender Spearfish SD USA
Female 52.1% 49.6% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 50.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Spearfish for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (113)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (341)
High School / GED
28.0% (3,190)
Some College
21.0% (2,392)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,025)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (2,848)
Master's Degree
9.0% (1,025)
Professional Degree
2.0% (227)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (227)
Education Spearfish SD USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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