Living in Vermillion, SD

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Vermillion SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
7
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
10

Vermillion, SD Crime Report

242
Total Crimes
2,239.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-12.79%
Below National Average

Vermillion, SD Cost Of Living

88
Vermillion's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Vermillion, South Dakota Info Snack

Vermillion (Lakota: Waséoyuze; "The Place Where Vermilion is Obtained") is a city in and the county seat of Clay County, in the southeastern corner of the state of South Dakota, and the eleventh largest city in the state. According to the 2010 Census, the population was 10,571. The city lies atop a bluff near the Missouri River.
Population
10,700
Unemployment
7.0%
Poverty
33.0%
Median Home
$144,500
Median Income
$34,517
Median Rent
$744

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Rankings for Vermillion in South Dakota

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Map Of Vermillion, SD

Population over time in Vermillion

Year Population % Change
2017 10,700 0.1%
2016 10,687 -0.8%
2015 10,778 0.3%
2014 10,746 0.5%
2013 10,697 0.2%
2012 10,671 0.1%
2011 10,662 0.6%
2010 10,597 0.8%
2009 10,517 -
Crime/100k Vermillion SD USA
Violent Crime 240.7 404.7 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.4 5.0
Robbery 9.3 29.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 203.6 304.0 246.8
Property Crime 1999.3 1728.7 2199.5
Burglary 277.7 291.4 376.0
Larceny 1545.7 1264.5 1594.6
Car Theft 175.9 172.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Vermillion

White
85.0% (9,097)
African American
1.2% (129)
American Indian
5.0% (534)
Asian
3.4% (360)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (17)
Two Or More
2.1% (229)
Hispanic
3.1% (334)
Race Vermillion SD USA
White 85.0% 82.2% 61.1%
African American 1.2% 1.8% 12.3%
American Indian 5.0% 8.4% 0.7%
Asian 3.4% 1.5% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.1% 3.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Vermillion, South Dakota

Less than $10,000
13.3% (141,794)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.5% (101,164)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.3% (174,243)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (125,433)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.6% (102,800)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.3% (109,890)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (121,070)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (88,075)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.0% (63,807)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (41,720)
Income Vermillion SD USA
Less than $10,000 13.3% 5.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.5% 4.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.3% 9.1% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 10.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.6% 14.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.3% 19.5% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 14.4% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 13.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.0% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 3.9% 7.0%

Gender in Vermillion

Female
51.1% (5,463)
Male
48.9% (5,237)
Gender Vermillion SD USA
Female 51.1% 49.6% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 50.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Vermillion for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (214)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (214)
High School / GED
18.0% (1,926)
Some College
17.0% (1,819)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (428)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (2,996)
Master's Degree
16.0% (1,712)
Professional Degree
3.0% (321)
Doctorate Degree
10.0% (1,070)
Education Vermillion SD USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 18.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 10.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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