SD

National Population : 333,590,059
South Dakota State Population : 787,431

About Buffalo Gap, SD

Buffalo Gap, SD is located in Custer County in the state of South Dakota.

The total City Population for Buffalo Gap is about 144 with about 181 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 283.

The Average Home Value is $28,100.00, which is roughly 73% lower than the Average Home Value of $102,658.00 for the state of South Dakota, and roughly 85% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $39,318.00, which is roughly 28% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $54,396.00 for the state of South Dakota, and roughly 32% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Buffalo Gap is about 0%.

South Dakota is ranked #28 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 43.27 out of 100.

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Voting

Custer County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 60.49% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 70.11%
Democratic: 27.7%
Libertarian: 2.18%


Nearby Locations

Fairburn, SD (9.55 mi.)
Hot Springs, SD (12.16 mi.)
Oral, SD (12.31 mi.)
Hermosa, SD (22.54 mi.)
Oelrichs, SD (23.31 mi.)
Custer, SD (24.08 mi.)
Crazy Horse, SD (24.08 mi.)
Keystone, SD (29.89 mi.)
Burdock, SD (32.29 mi.)
Provo, SD (32.29 mi.)
Dewey, SD (32.29 mi.)
Ardmore, SD (32.29 mi.)
Edgemont, SD (32.29 mi.)
Pine Ridge, SD (34.46 mi.)
Oglala, SD (34.74 mi.)
Caputa, SD (35.05 mi.)
Rockerville, SD (37.78 mi.)
Silver City, SD (37.78 mi.)
Porcupine, SD (38.07 mi.)
Rapid City, SD (39.25 mi.)
Box Elder, SD (42.43 mi.)
Black Hawk, SD (44.32 mi.)
Summerset, SD (44.32 mi.)
Ellsworth AFB, SD (44.83 mi.)
New Underwood, SD (45.35 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 57722
Latitude : 43.514831
Longitude : -103.250360
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 3267 ft.
Area Code(s) : 605

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.18
Male Population Estimate : 52.65%
Female Population Estimate : 47.35%
Median Age : 50.6
Male Median Age : 50.8
Female Median Age : 50.0

White Population Estimate : 78.09%
Black Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.35%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.83%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 21.55%
Other Population Estimate : 0.35%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Buffalo Gap specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Custer County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Custer County: About 47 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Custer County is about 84% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.