|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Pierre is 14,000. Pierre, South Dakota is the 2,461st largest city in the US.
Pierre is located entirely in Hughes County.
The peak population of Pierre was in 2020, when its population was 14,023. In 2020, Pierre was the 2,457th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,461st largest city in the US. Pierre is currently 0.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Pierre has grown 0.8% since the 2000. Pierre, South Dakota's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Pierre has a population density of 1,044.9 people per square mile.
|2455||Fergus Falls, Minnesota||14,029||2.5%|
|2458||Forest Park, Illinois||14,012||-10.5%|
|2461||Pierre, South Dakota||14,000||0.8%|
The total voting age population of Pierre, South Dakota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 10,803. The voting age population is 47.6% male and 52.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.6% of the residents of Pierre are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Pierre are 82.9% White, 13.1% American Indian, 3.0% Two or more races, 0.8% Other and 0.2% Black. Additionally, 3.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Pierre, 13.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 24.7%. On a per-household basis, 10.7% of families are below the poverty line in Pierre.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.0% of Pierre residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.1% of Pierre residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 35.1% have a bachelor's degree and 10.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Pierre residents aged 5 and older, 4.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Pierre is 3.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Pierre, 38.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Pierre is $62,192.
In Pierre, 64.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 35.3% of housing units in Pierre.
Of all the housing units in Pierre, 12.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Pierre, 13.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 870 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Pierre is $667.
In Pierre, 81.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.