|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Spearfish is 12,358. Spearfish, South Dakota is the 2,713th largest city in the US.
Spearfish is located entirely in Lawrence County.
The current population of Spearfish (12,358) is it's peak population.
Spearfish has grown 42.4% since the 2000. Spearfish, South Dakota is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 81% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Spearfish has a population density of 642.4 people per square mile.
|2710||Palmer Town, Massachusetts||12,372|
|2711||Jefferson Hills, Pennsylvania||12,366||27.4%|
|2713||Spearfish, South Dakota||12,358||42.4%|
|2719||Box Elder, South Dakota||12,310||259.1%|
The total voting age population of Spearfish, South Dakota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 9,327. The voting age population is 45.6% male and 54.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.6% of the residents of Spearfish are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Spearfish are 93.3% White, 2.5% Two or more races, 2.2% American Indian, 1.2% Asian, 0.8% Black and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 2.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Spearfish, 13.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.5%. On a per-household basis, 6.7% of families are below the poverty line in Spearfish.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.1% of Spearfish residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.9% of Spearfish residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 41.4% have a bachelor's degree and 13.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Spearfish residents aged 5 and older, 2.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Spearfish is 1.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Spearfish, 15.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Spearfish is $46,193.
In Spearfish, 52.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.2% of housing units in Spearfish.
Of all the housing units in Spearfish, 10.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Spearfish, 30.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Spearfish is $763.
In Spearfish, 86.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.