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Where is Rapid City, SD?

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Rapid City is a city found in South Dakota, The United States Of America. It is located 44.08 latitude and -103.23 longitude and it is situated at elevation 990 meters above sea level.

Rapid City has a population of 67,956 making it the biggest city in South Dakota. It operates on the MDT time zone.

Quick facts

Country The United States Of America
State South Dakota
Population 67,956
Elevation 990 m over sea level
Time Zone MDT
Longitude -103.231010
Latitude 44.080540
Airport Rapid City Regional Airport

Rapid-city has a population of around 71692, of which 35515 (49%) are male and 36177 (50%) are female. The average age of the inhabitants of Rapid-city is 38.13, meaning that the average person is above the national median age of 37. For every male, there are approximately 1.02 females, meaning that the population is relatively evenly distributed between males and female(s).

Of Rapid-city's 71692 residents, around 67171 (93.70%) identify as having a single race. The majority of the population is white, which consists of 79.90% of the population. Of the remaining population, 1020 are black/African Americans (1.40%), 7683 are native Americans (10.00%), 882 are asians (1.20%), 22 are pacific islanders (0.00%), 311 are other (0.40%).

The median income of households in Rapid-city is $46966.00, meaning that most of the households are above the poverty threshold for families of three. Of the total population, 6.60% of households reported an annual income of less than $10,000.

Rapid City, SD Zipcodes

The city of Rapid City has 3 zipcodes recognized by the United States Census Bureau: 57701, 57702, 57703.

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.