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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Belle Fourche is 5,699. Belle Fourche, South Dakota is the 4,464th largest city in the US.
Belle Fourche is located entirely in Butte County.
The current population of Belle Fourche (5,699) is it's peak population.
Belle Fourche has grown 18.3% since the 2000. Belle Fourche, South Dakota is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 63% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Belle Fourche has a population density of 655.7 people per square mile.
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The total voting age population of Belle Fourche, South Dakota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,295. The voting age population is 47.8% male and 52.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.2% of the residents of Belle Fourche are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Belle Fourche are 93.1% White, 2.9% American Indian, 2.1% Two or more races, 0.9% Black, 0.7% Other and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 5.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Belle Fourche, 11.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 6.1%. On a per-household basis, 4.5% of families are below the poverty line in Belle Fourche.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.9% of Belle Fourche residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.5% of Belle Fourche residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.1% have a bachelor's degree and 5.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Belle Fourche residents aged 5 and older, 0.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Belle Fourche is 7.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Belle Fourche, 15.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Belle Fourche is $46,463.
In Belle Fourche, 72.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 27.8% of housing units in Belle Fourche.
Of all the housing units in Belle Fourche, 17.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Belle Fourche, 17.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 460 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Belle Fourche is $705.
In Belle Fourche, 75.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.