|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Bowdle is 483. Bowdle, South Dakota is the 13,316th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Bowdle was in 1990, when its population was 589. In 1990, Bowdle was the 12,235th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,316th largest city in the US. Bowdle is currently 18.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Bowdle has shrunk 14.9% since the year 2000. Bowdle, South Dakota's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|13310||Prairie Farm, Wisconsin||484||-4.5%|
|13311||Rolette, North Dakota||484||-10.0%|
|13315||Big Sandy, Tennessee||483||-6.7%|
|13316||Bowdle, South Dakota||483||-14.9%|
The total voting age population of Bowdle, South Dakota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 304. The voting age population is 49.3% male and 50.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 30.0% of the residents of Bowdle are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Bowdle are 96.1% White, 1.8% Two or more races, 1.4% Black, 0.5% American Indian and 0.2% Asian.
In Bowdle, 10.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.4%. On a per-household basis, 13.3% of families are below the poverty line in Bowdle.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.8% of Bowdle residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.9% of Bowdle residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.2% have a bachelor's degree and 3.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Bowdle residents aged 5 and older, 2.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
In Bowdle, 31.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Bowdle is $48,516.
In Bowdle, 75.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 24.9% of housing units in Bowdle.
Of all the housing units in Bowdle, 41.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Bowdle, 3.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Bowdle is $533.
In Bowdle, 70.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.