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In the 2010 census, 11.4 percent of the population on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation was younger than the age of 5.
In the 2010 census, 11.4 percent of the population on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation was younger than the age of 5.
Black Hills Knowledge Network photo/Chelsea Gortmaker

Pine Ridge Indian Reservation - Demographics & Population

Pine Ridge Reservation - Demographics & Population

Information on population, jobs, income, poverty, race, and age about your community can be hard to find all in one place. With the help of our sister site, the South Dakota Dashboard, we have compiled the following demographic highlights for your convenience.  This data is sourced from various federal and state sources and is from the most recent year possible.

                                                                                                                    Pine Ridge Reservation                 South Dakota
Total Population:              18,834 853,175
Population Growth from Previous Census: 21.3% 9.7%
Median Age: 25.3 36.9
Median Income: $30,060 $50,338
Poverty Rate: 49.2% 13.7%
*Housing Cost Burden: 25.2% 25.1%

 

For more detailed information, please visit our sister site, the South Dakota Dashboard.

*Housing Cost Burden is the share of households paying 30 percent or more of their income for housing.

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