In 2020, Rapid City PUMA, SD had a population of 190k people with a median age of 39.9 and a median household income of $57,977. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Rapid City PUMA, SD grew from 187,027 to 189,754, a 1.46% increase and its median household income grew from $56,531 to $57,977, a 2.56% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Rapid City PUMA, SD are White (Non-Hispanic) (83.4%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (5.51%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.74%), White (Hispanic) (2.62%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (1.22%).
3.88% of the households in Rapid City PUMA, SD reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.8% of the residents in Rapid City PUMA, SD are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in West South Dakota--Rapid City PUMA, SD are National American University-Rapid City (659 degrees awarded in 2020), Black Hills State University (564 degrees), and South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (545 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Rapid City PUMA, SD was $198,700, and the homeownership rate was 70.5%. Most people in Rapid City PUMA, SD drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Rapid City PUMA, SD was 2 cars per household.