SD

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

About Fort Thompson, SD

Fort Thompson, SD is located in Buffalo County in the state of South Dakota.

The total City Population for Fort Thompson is about 1,260 with about 46 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,525.

The Average Home Value is $47,000.00, which is roughly 54% lower than the Average Home Value of $102,658.00 for the state of South Dakota, and roughly 75% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $29,306.00, which is roughly 46% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $54,396.00 for the state of South Dakota, and roughly 49% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Fort Thompson is about 22.3%.

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

Buffalo County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 48.02% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 64.12%
Republican: 33.33%
Libertarian: 2.55%


Nearby Locations

Gann Valley, SD (12.87 mi.)
Stephan, SD (14.16 mi.)
Chamberlain, SD (17.86 mi.)
Lower Brule, SD (18.32 mi.)
Oacoma, SD (18.77 mi.)
Reliance, SD (18.95 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 57339
Latitude : 44.064131
Longitude : -99.341470
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 1684 ft.
Area Code(s) : 605

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 3.85
Male Population Estimate : 48.59%
Female Population Estimate : 51.41%
Median Age : 22.7
Male Median Age : 22.3
Female Median Age : 23.0

White Population Estimate : 6.03%
Black Population Estimate : 0.46%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.90%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.20%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 94.36%
Other Population Estimate : 0.00%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Fort Thompson specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Buffalo County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Buffalo County: Data Not Available