Latest Data (2018)
Population 1,935
Nationwide Rank 7727

Quick Facts

Custer, South Dakota is the 7,727th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Custer, South Dakota is a city.

Custer, South Dakota is currently 6.4% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Custer, South Dakota's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
7717 Decatur, Mississippi 1,942 1.9%
7718 Farmer City, Illinois 1,941 -5.4%
7719 Springfield, South Dakota 1,940 24.1%
7720 Brundidge, Alabama 1,939 -17.1%
7721 Princeville, North Carolina 1,939 89.9%
7722 Albany, Texas 1,937 0.9%
7723 Italy, Texas 1,937 -3.0%
7724 New Chicago, Indiana 1,937 -6.1%
7725 Cordova, Alabama 1,936 -19.9%
7726 Krebs, Oklahoma 1,936 -7.3%
7727 Custer, South Dakota 1,935 -1.8%
7728 Painted Post, New York 1,935 5.1%
7729 Burns Flat, Oklahoma 1,934 8.7%
7730 Doniphan, Missouri 1,934 0.4%
7731 Three Rivers, Texas 1,934 3.4%
7732 Waurika, Oklahoma 1,934 -9.5%
7733 Atkins, Iowa 1,933 93.6%
7734 Huntington, Utah 1,933 -10.0%
7735 Linden, Texas 1,933 -14.1%
7736 Minneapolis, Kansas 1,933 -5.9%
7737 Jacksboro, Tennessee 1,932 2.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Dakota

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
5622 Dell Rapids 3,669 22.5%
5727 Mobridge 3,540 -0.2%
5753 Hot Springs 3,509 -15.3%
5783 Canton 3,471 10.5%
5867 Hartford 3,364 78.2%
6080 Milbank 3,154 -13.1%
6265 Lead 2,977 -1.4%
6341 North Sioux City 2,885 26.0%
6372 Winner 2,852 -8.5%
6596 Summerset 2,671 697.3%
6895 Lennox 2,436 18.5%
6906 Sisseton 2,426 -4.6%
7020 Chamberlain 2,350 0.1%
7058 Flandreau 2,325 -1.9%
7063 Redfield 2,322 -8.0%
7300 Fort Pierre 2,160 5.7%
7574 Volga 2,020 38.6%
7628 Beresford 1,992 -0.5%
7719 Springfield 1,940 24.1%
7727 Custer 1,935 -1.8%
7860 Elk Point 1,869 8.8%
8098 Webster 1,762 -9.3%
8550 Wagner 1,562 -2.9%
8699 Groton 1,501 10.9%
8705 Parkston 1,499 -10.1%
9070 Miller 1,367 -10.8%
9120 Eagle Butte 1,346 47.7%
9134 Crooks 1,340 54.5%
9176 Britton 1,324 0.0%
9231 Deadwood 1,306 -4.9%
9280 Freeman 1,292 -1.6%
9314 Salem 1,283 -7.7%
9363 Mission 1,268 39.9%
9389 Platte 1,260 -7.5%
9391 Clear Lake 1,259 -5.4%
9422 Gregory 1,249 -10.3%
9578 Baltic 1,200 45.8%
9617 Lemmon 1,191 -14.3%
9691 Garretson 1,169 0.0%
9864 Gettysburg 1,118 -16.1%
10023 Martin 1,071 -0.5%
10042 Clark 1,065 -16.6%
10060 De Smet 1,059 -12.0%
10136 Tyndall 1,039 -15.9%
10191 Parker 1,026 -1.7%
10221 Hill City 1,018 30.0%
10371 Worthing 985 64.1%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 1,935 7,727
2017 1,932 7,735
2016 1,956 7,690
2015 1,952 7,703
2014 1,969 7,653
2013 2,013 7,558
2012 1,988 7,588
2011 2,007 7,543
2010 2,067 7,434
2009 1,980 7,532
2008 1,997 7,490
2007 1,989 7,479
2006 2,043 7,354
2005 2,002 7,421
2004 2,042 7,323
2003 1,992 7,418
2002 2,006 7,367
2001 1,987 7,396
2000 1,971 7,428
1990 1,798 7,335