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Rapid City South Dakota Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Rapid City South Dakota metro area was $51,097 in 2016, the latest figures available. Rapid City median household income is $3,370 lower than the median South Dakota household income and $6,520 less than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Rapid City median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Rapid City are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Rapid City South Dakota

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
South Dakota $54,467 +1.45% +7.99%
Rapid City $51,097 -4.45% +1.95%

Trends in Rapid City, SD Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Rapid city is $51,097. Real median household income peaked in 2011 at $53,732 and is now $2,635 (4.90%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Rapid City, South Dakota, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Rapid City

Date US South Dakota Rapid City
2016 $57,617 $54,467 $51,097
2015 $56,480 $53,687 $53,476
2014 $54,398 $51,683 $50,496
2013 $53,838 $50,435 $50,120
2012 $53,701 $50,556 $52,668
2011 $53,879 $51,552 $53,732
2010 $55,093 $50,533 $51,821
2009 $56,180 $50,387 $51,730
2008 $58,000 $51,315 $49,908
2007 $58,736 $50,267 $51,454
2006 $57,677 $50,939 $52,633
2005 $56,832 $49,541 $51,407

Rapid City Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Rapid City was $64,616 in 2016. Compared to the median South Dakota family income, Rapid City median family income is $6,237 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Rapid City will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Rapid City South Dakota

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
South Dakota $70,853 +3.44% +12.17%
Rapid City $64,616 -6.46% +5.04%

Trends in Rapid City, SD Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Rapid city is $64,616. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $69,079 and is now $4,463 (6.46%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Rapid City, South Dakota, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Rapid City

Date US South Dakota Rapid City
2016 $71,062 $70,853 $64,616
2015 $69,122 $68,498 $69,079
2014 $66,820 $67,860 $64,858
2013 $65,977 $63,163 $61,514
2012 $65,363 $64,295 $64,394
2011 $65,564 $66,209 $67,786
2010 $66,721 $66,036 $66,282
2009 $68,329 $64,618 $62,854
2008 $70,638 $67,002 $64,429
2007 $70,813 $62,405 $58,262
2006 $69,670 $64,051 $65,249
2005 $68,618 $62,017 $61,694

Rapid City Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Rapid City was $27,508 in 2016. Compared to the median South Dakota per capita income, Rapid City median per capita income is $1,077 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Rapid City will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Rapid City South Dakota

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
South Dakota $28,585 +2.19% +7.28%
Rapid City $27,508 -5.15% +2.77%

Trends in Rapid City, SD Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Rapid city is $27,508. Real per capita income peaked in 2008 at $29,322 and is now $1,814 (6.19%) lower.

Real Per Capita Income: Rapid City, South Dakota, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Rapid City

Date US South Dakota Rapid City
2016 $31,128 $28,585 $27,508
2015 $30,358 $27,973 $29,003
2014 $29,288 $27,331 $26,697
2013 $29,041 $26,646 $26,766
2012 $28,558 $26,421 $26,564
2011 $28,494 $26,353 $27,234
2010 $28,687 $26,032 $27,274
2009 $29,542 $26,314 $27,410
2008 $30,755 $27,461 $29,322
2007 $30,894 $25,759 $26,611
2006 $30,078 $26,268 $25,946
2005 $30,768 $26,962 $29,225