Real Estate Market Update for Rapid City, SD
Map Information for Rapid City, SD
Area Information for Rapid City, SD
  • Population: 70,695
  • Median Age: 35.23 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 13.68 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 1,276/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 14.15%
  • Closest Airport: Rapid City Regional
  • Closest College: South Dakota School Of Mines And Tech
  • Closest Jr. College: Western Dakota Technical Institute
  • Median Household Income: $44,581
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 25.65%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.75 yr
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Colorado Rapids
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 24%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Rapid City, SD
Median Age: 35.23 Married: 31% Number of Households: 29,784 Households with Children: 8,670
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Rapid City, SD

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      North Middle School - 35 0.8 mi Public 6-8 0 3
      General Beadle Elementary - 01 1.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 3
      Horace Mann Elementary - 07 1.4 mi Public K-5 1 3
      Central High School - 41 1.8 mi Public 9-12 2-5 3
      South Middle School - 36 2.1 mi Public 6-8 2 3
      Grandview Elementary - 06 2.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 5
      Canyon Lake Elementary - 04 2.1 mi Public K-5 1 4
      Southwest Middle School - 38 2.1 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Rapid Valley Elementary - 12 2.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      West Middle School - 37 2.1 mi Public 6-8 2-5 4
      Knollwood Heights Elementary - 08 2.1 mi Public K-5 0 2
      Jefferson Academy - 64 2.5 mi Public 9-12 0 4
      Woodrow Wilson Elementary - 17 3.0 mi Public K-5 3 5
      South Park Elementary - 16 3.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 4
      Robbinsdale Elementary - 14 3.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      St. Thomas More High School 3.7 mi Catholic 9-12 0 0
      St. Thomas More High School 3.7 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Children's House Montessori 4.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      St Pauls Lutheran School 4.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Rapid City Seventh-day Adventist Elementary School 4.0 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Valley View Elementary - 13 4.1 mi Public K-5 1 4
      Dakota Middle School - 31 4.1 mi Public 6-8 0 4
      South Canyon Elementary - 15 4.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 4
      Kibben-kuster - 52 4.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Zion Lutheran School 4.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      Calvary Christian School 4.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      Meadowbrook Elementary - 10 4.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 5
      Stevens High School - 42 4.8 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Pinedale Elementary - 11 4.9 mi Public K-5 3-5 5
      Corral Drive Elementary - 21 6.0 mi Public K-5 3 5
      Rapid City Christian School 10.0 mi Private 6-12 0 5
      Black Hills Children's Home 15.6 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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