South Dakota's Population and Growth Rate Timeline

The latest resident population of South Dakota is 884,659 (2019) and the population growth rate in 2019 is 0.678%. The below table is South Dakota's resident population trend from 2010 to 2019 [1].

Year Population Growth Rate (%)
2019 884,659 0.678
2018 878,698 0.668
2017 872,868 1.144
2016 862,996 1.055
2015 853,988 0.572
2014 849,129 0.809
2013 842,316 1.050
2012 833,566 1.213
2011 823,579 0.908
2010 816,166 N/A

10 most populated cities in South Dakota (2019)

The most populated city in South Dakota is Sioux Falls city, South Dakota (183,793). The total population of top 10 cities is 405,511 and it takes up 45.8% of South Dakota.

City / Town Population Source
Sioux Falls city, South Dakota 183,793 [2]
Rapid City city, South Dakota 77,503 [2]
Aberdeen city, South Dakota 28,257 [2]
Brookings city, South Dakota 24,415 [2]
Watertown city, South Dakota 22,174 [2]
Mitchell city, South Dakota 15,679 [2]
Yankton city, South Dakota 14,687 [2]
Pierre city, South Dakota 13,867 [2]
Huron city, South Dakota 13,380 [2]
Spearfish city, South Dakota 11,756 [2]

10 least populated cities in South Dakota (2019)

The least populated city in South Dakota is Buffalo Chip town, South Dakota (0).

City / Town Population Source
Buffalo Chip town, South Dakota 0 [2]
Hillsview town, South Dakota 3 [2]
White Rock town, South Dakota 3 [2]
Lily town, South Dakota 4 [2]
Verdon town, South Dakota 5 [2]
Lowry town, South Dakota 6 [2]
Artas town, South Dakota 8 [2]
Wetonka town, South Dakota 8 [2]
Cottonwood town, South Dakota 10 [2]
Farmer town, South Dakota 10 [2]

The populations of all cities in South Dakota (2019)

City / Town Population Source
Aberdeen city, South Dakota 28,257 [2]
Agar town, South Dakota 80 [2]
Akaska town, South Dakota 47 [2]
Albee town, South Dakota 15 [2]
Alcester city, South Dakota 755 [2]
Alexandria city, South Dakota 644 [2]
Alpena town, South Dakota 285 [2]
Altamont town, South Dakota 34 [2]
Andover town, South Dakota 82 [2]
Arlington city, South Dakota 859 [2]
Armour city, South Dakota 669 [2]
Artas town, South Dakota 8 [2]
Artesian town, South Dakota 137 [2]
Ashton city, South Dakota 124 [2]
Astoria town, South Dakota 135 [2]
Aurora town, South Dakota 834 [2]
Avon city, South Dakota 590 [2]
Badger town, South Dakota 101 [2]
Baltic city, South Dakota 1,178 [2]
Bancroft town, South Dakota 19 [2]
Batesland town, South Dakota 114 [2]
Belle Fourche city, South Dakota 5,702 [2]
Belvidere town, South Dakota 57 [2]
Beresford city, South Dakota 2,026 [2]
Big Stone City city, South Dakota 456 [2]
Bison town, South Dakota 322 [2]
Blunt city, South Dakota 354 [2]
Bonesteel city, South Dakota 273 [2]
Bowdle city, South Dakota 468 [2]
Box Elder city, South Dakota 10,119 [2]
Bradley town, South Dakota 78 [2]
Brandon city, South Dakota 10,074 [2]
Brandt town, South Dakota 107 [2]
Brant Lake city, South Dakota 60 [2]
Brentford town, South Dakota 80 [2]
Bridgewater city, South Dakota 461 [2]
Bristol city, South Dakota 308 [2]
Britton city, South Dakota 1,273 [2]
Broadland town, South Dakota 34 [2]
Brookings city, South Dakota 24,415 [2]
Bruce city, South Dakota 205 [2]
Bryant city, South Dakota 454 [2]
Buffalo Chip town, South Dakota 0 [2]
Buffalo Gap town, South Dakota 144 [2]
Buffalo town, South Dakota 369 [2]
Burke city, South Dakota 586 [2]
Bushnell town, South Dakota 65 [2]
Butler town, South Dakota 17 [2]
Camp Crook town, South Dakota 66 [2]
Canistota city, South Dakota 636 [2]
Canova town, South Dakota 100 [2]
Canton city, South Dakota 3,560 [2]
Carthage city, South Dakota 130 [2]
Castlewood city, South Dakota 641 [2]
Cavour town, South Dakota 123 [2]
Centerville city, South Dakota 872 [2]
Central City city, South Dakota 131 [2]
Chamberlain city, South Dakota 2,366 [2]
Chancellor town, South Dakota 264 [2]
Chelsea town, South Dakota 26 [2]
Claire City town, South Dakota 75 [2]
Claremont town, South Dakota 128 [2]
Clark city, South Dakota 1,061 [2]
Clear Lake city, South Dakota 1,262 [2]
Colman city, South Dakota 579 [2]
Colome city, South Dakota 280 [2]
Colton city, South Dakota 669 [2]
Columbia city, South Dakota 138 [2]
Conde city, South Dakota 142 [2]
Corona town, South Dakota 106 [2]
Corsica city, South Dakota 575 [2]
Cottonwood town, South Dakota 10 [2]
Cresbard town, South Dakota 99 [2]
Crooks city, South Dakota 1,327 [2]
Custer city, South Dakota 1,969 [2]
Dallas town, South Dakota 122 [2]
Dante town, South Dakota 86 [2]
Davis town, South Dakota 88 [2]
De Smet city, South Dakota 1,052 [2]
Deadwood city, South Dakota 1,293 [2]
Dell Rapids city, South Dakota 3,628 [2]
Delmont city, South Dakota 217 [2]
Dimock town, South Dakota 130 [2]
Doland city, South Dakota 181 [2]
Dolton town, South Dakota 38 [2]
Draper town, South Dakota 67 [2]
Dupree city, South Dakota 518 [2]
Eagle Butte city, South Dakota 1,346 [2]
Eden town, South Dakota 100 [2]
Edgemont city, South Dakota 719 [2]
Egan city, South Dakota 273 [2]
Elk Point city, South Dakota 1,871 [2]
Elkton city, South Dakota 726 [2]
Emery city, South Dakota 451 [2]
Erwin town, South Dakota 44 [2]
Estelline city, South Dakota 746 [2]
Ethan town, South Dakota 322 [2]
Eureka city, South Dakota 826 [2]
Fairburn town, South Dakota 98 [2]
Fairfax town, South Dakota 115 [2]
Fairview town, South Dakota 74 [2]
Faith city, South Dakota 411 [2]
Farmer town, South Dakota 10 [2]
Faulkton city, South Dakota 709 [2]
Flandreau city, South Dakota 2,316 [2]
Florence town, South Dakota 360 [2]
Fort Pierre city, South Dakota 2,217 [2]
Frankfort city, South Dakota 151 [2]
Frederick town, South Dakota 196 [2]
Freeman city, South Dakota 1,275 [2]
Fruitdale town, South Dakota 68 [2]
Fulton town, South Dakota 96 [2]
Garden City town, South Dakota 58 [2]
Garretson city, South Dakota 1,147 [2]
Gary city, South Dakota 229 [2]
Gayville town, South Dakota 396 [2]
Geddes city, South Dakota 207 [2]
Gettysburg city, South Dakota 1,081 [2]
Glenham town, South Dakota 105 [2]
Goodwin town, South Dakota 148 [2]
Gregory city, South Dakota 1,242 [2]
Grenville town, South Dakota 51 [2]
Groton city, South Dakota 1,475 [2]
Harrisburg city, South Dakota 6,710 [2]
Harrold town, South Dakota 124 [2]
Hartford city, South Dakota 3,354 [2]
Hayti town, South Dakota 383 [2]
Hazel town, South Dakota 86 [2]
Hecla city, South Dakota 216 [2]
Henry town, South Dakota 265 [2]
Hermosa town, South Dakota 425 [2]
Herreid city, South Dakota 416 [2]
Herrick town, South Dakota 103 [2]
Hetland town, South Dakota 47 [2]
Highmore city, South Dakota 726 [2]
Hill City city, South Dakota 1,032 [2]
Hillsview town, South Dakota 3 [2]
Hitchcock town, South Dakota 95 [2]
Hosmer city, South Dakota 186 [2]
Hot Springs city, South Dakota 3,502 [2]
Hoven town, South Dakota 366 [2]
Howard city, South Dakota 757 [2]
Hudson town, South Dakota 345 [2]
Humboldt town, South Dakota 567 [2]
Hurley city, South Dakota 399 [2]
Huron city, South Dakota 13,380 [2]
Interior town, South Dakota 106 [2]
Ipswich city, South Dakota 891 [2]
Irene city, South Dakota 406 [2]
Iroquois city, South Dakota 259 [2]
Isabel town, South Dakota 152 [2]
Java town, South Dakota 127 [2]
Jefferson city, South Dakota 511 [2]
Kadoka city, South Dakota 717 [2]
Kennebec town, South Dakota 247 [2]
Keystone town, South Dakota 343 [2]
Kimball city, South Dakota 673 [2]
Kranzburg town, South Dakota 174 [2]
La Bolt town, South Dakota 68 [2]
Lake Andes city, South Dakota 821 [2]
Lake City town, South Dakota 52 [2]
Lake Norden city, South Dakota 522 [2]
Lake Preston city, South Dakota 555 [2]
Lane town, South Dakota 60 [2]
Langford town, South Dakota 326 [2]
Lead city, South Dakota 2,943 [2]
Lebanon town, South Dakota 43 [2]
Lemmon city, South Dakota 1,174 [2]
Lennox city, South Dakota 2,479 [2]
Leola city, South Dakota 427 [2]
Lesterville town, South Dakota 131 [2]
Letcher town, South Dakota 176 [2]
Lily town, South Dakota 4 [2]
Long Lake town, South Dakota 31 [2]
Lowry town, South Dakota 6 [2]
Madison city, South Dakota 7,270 [2]
Marion city, South Dakota 780 [2]
Martin city, South Dakota 1,045 [2]
Marvin town, South Dakota 29 [2]
McIntosh city, South Dakota 167 [2]
McLaughlin city, South Dakota 653 [2]
Mellette city, South Dakota 214 [2]
Menno city, South Dakota 614 [2]
Midland town, South Dakota 127 [2]
Milbank city, South Dakota 3,103 [2]
Miller city, South Dakota 1,334 [2]
Mission Hill town, South Dakota 164 [2]
Mission city, South Dakota 1,257 [2]
Mitchell city, South Dakota 15,679 [2]
Mobridge city, South Dakota 3,444 [2]
Monroe town, South Dakota 155 [2]
Montrose city, South Dakota 443 [2]
Morristown town, South Dakota 68 [2]
Mound City town, South Dakota 66 [2]
Mount Vernon city, South Dakota 436 [2]
Murdo city, South Dakota 438 [2]
Naples town, South Dakota 48 [2]
New Effington town, South Dakota 249 [2]
New Underwood city, South Dakota 673 [2]
New Witten town, South Dakota 77 [2]
Newell city, South Dakota 597 [2]
Nisland town, South Dakota 225 [2]
North Sioux City city, South Dakota 2,928 [2]
Northville town, South Dakota 145 [2]
Nunda town, South Dakota 51 [2]
Oacoma town, South Dakota 471 [2]
Oelrichs town, South Dakota 123 [2]
Oldham city, South Dakota 120 [2]
Olivet town, South Dakota 71 [2]
Onaka town, South Dakota 14 [2]
Onida city, South Dakota 634 [2]
Orient town, South Dakota 61 [2]
Ortley town, South Dakota 64 [2]
Parker city, South Dakota 1,023 [2]
Parkston city, South Dakota 1,477 [2]
Peever town, South Dakota 164 [2]
Philip city, South Dakota 765 [2]
Pickstown town, South Dakota 223 [2]
Piedmont city, South Dakota 903 [2]
Pierpont town, South Dakota 120 [2]
Pierre city, South Dakota 13,867 [2]
Plankinton city, South Dakota 730 [2]
Platte city, South Dakota 1,258 [2]
Pollock town, South Dakota 225 [2]
Presho city, South Dakota 489 [2]
Pringle town, South Dakota 113 [2]
Pukwana town, South Dakota 305 [2]
Quinn town, South Dakota 61 [2]
Ramona town, South Dakota 206 [2]
Rapid City city, South Dakota 77,503 [2]
Ravinia town, South Dakota 64 [2]
Raymond town, South Dakota 54 [2]
Redfield city, South Dakota 2,273 [2]
Ree Heights town, South Dakota 58 [2]
Reliance town, South Dakota 212 [2]
Revillo town, South Dakota 105 [2]
Rockham town, South Dakota 33 [2]
Roscoe city, South Dakota 289 [2]
Rosholt town, South Dakota 429 [2]
Roslyn town, South Dakota 168 [2]
Salem city, South Dakota 1,285 [2]
Scotland city, South Dakota 804 [2]
Selby city, South Dakota 627 [2]
Seneca town, South Dakota 37 [2]
Sherman town, South Dakota 77 [2]
Sinai town, South Dakota 124 [2]
Sioux Falls city, South Dakota 183,793 [2]
Sisseton city, South Dakota 2,398 [2]
South Shore town, South Dakota 215 [2]
Spearfish city, South Dakota 11,756 [2]
Spencer city, South Dakota 147 [2]
Springfield city, South Dakota 1,922 [2]
St. Francis town, South Dakota 566 [2]
St. Lawrence town, South Dakota 185 [2]
Stickney town, South Dakota 272 [2]
Stockholm town, South Dakota 107 [2]
Strandburg town, South Dakota 70 [2]
Stratford town, South Dakota 74 [2]
Sturgis city, South Dakota 6,922 [2]
Summerset city, South Dakota 2,660 [2]
Summit town, South Dakota 289 [2]
Tabor town, South Dakota 402 [2]
Tea city, South Dakota 6,031 [2]
Timber Lake city, South Dakota 499 [2]
Tolstoy town, South Dakota 36 [2]
Toronto town, South Dakota 209 [2]
Trent town, South Dakota 230 [2]
Tripp city, South Dakota 623 [2]
Tulare town, South Dakota 211 [2]
Turton town, South Dakota 49 [2]
Twin Brooks town, South Dakota 70 [2]
Tyndall city, South Dakota 1,022 [2]
Utica town, South Dakota 67 [2]
Valley Springs city, South Dakota 730 [2]
Veblen city, South Dakota 537 [2]
Verdon town, South Dakota 5 [2]
Vermillion city, South Dakota 10,926 [2]
Viborg city, South Dakota 767 [2]
Vienna town, South Dakota 45 [2]
Vilas town, South Dakota 19 [2]
Virgil town, South Dakota 18 [2]
Volga city, South Dakota 2,028 [2]
Volin town, South Dakota 163 [2]
Wagner city, South Dakota 1,547 [2]
Wakonda town, South Dakota 294 [2]
Wall town, South Dakota 875 [2]
Wallace town, South Dakota 87 [2]
Ward town, South Dakota 52 [2]
Warner town, South Dakota 468 [2]
Wasta town, South Dakota 82 [2]
Watertown city, South Dakota 22,174 [2]
Waubay city, South Dakota 560 [2]
Webster city, South Dakota 1,726 [2]
Wentworth village, South Dakota 194 [2]
Wessington Springs city, South Dakota 911 [2]
Wessington city, South Dakota 177 [2]
Westport town, South Dakota 133 [2]
Wetonka town, South Dakota 8 [2]
White Lake city, South Dakota 369 [2]
White River city, South Dakota 574 [2]
White Rock town, South Dakota 3 [2]
White city, South Dakota 489 [2]
Whitewood city, South Dakota 979 [2]
Willow Lake city, South Dakota 243 [2]
Wilmot city, South Dakota 501 [2]
Winner city, South Dakota 2,824 [2]
Wolsey town, South Dakota 399 [2]
Wood town, South Dakota 63 [2]
Woonsocket city, South Dakota 648 [2]
Worthing city, South Dakota 1,007 [2]
Yale town, South Dakota 115 [2]
Yankton city, South Dakota 14,687 [2]

Data Source

  • [1] U.S. Census Bureau. Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for the United States, Regions, States, and Puerto Rico: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019. Retrieved October 26, 2020, from https://www.census.gov/data/tables/time-series/demo/popest/2010s-state-total.html
  • [2] U.S. Census Bureau. Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places in the United States: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019. Retrieved October 26, 2020, from https://www.census.gov/data/tables/time-series/demo/popest/2010s-total-cities-and-towns.html