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Mitchell Micro Area Population and Races

 

As of 2010-2014, the total population of Mitchell Area is 23,122. The Mitchell Area population density is 26.51 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 10.82 people per square mile and is much lower than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Mitchell Area is white, which represent 94.16% of the total population. The average Mitchell Area education level is about the same as the state average and is about the same as the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 23,122. #826

Population Density, #754

Mitchell Area
26.51 per square mile
South Dakota
10.82 per square mile
U.S.
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:21,772 (94.16%, #143)
Black:212 (0.92%, #708)
Hispanic:436 (1.89%, #746)
Asian:30 (0.13%, #848)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):728 (3.15%, #76)
One Race, Other:105 (0.45%, see rank)
Two or More Races:275 (1.19%, see rank)
 

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

19,931 (86.20%) out of the total population of 23,122 reported first ancestry.

 Mitchell Area% of the Total PopulationSouth DakotaU.S.
Arab410.18%, see rank0.20%0.56%
Czech8943.87%, see rank2.18%0.47%
Danish4441.92%, see rank2.02%0.42%
Dutch1,3365.78%, see rank4.76%1.40%
English1,1494.97%, see rank5.90%8.02%
French4662.02%, see rank2.95%3.34%
German10,57545.74%, see rank40.25%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.13%0.41%
Hungarian500.22%, see rank0.13%0.46%
Irish2,69611.66%, see rank10.86%10.80%
Italian2941.27%, see rank1.34%5.52%
Norwegian2,57111.12%, see rank13.86%1.42%
Polish3641.57%, see rank1.58%3.01%
Portuguese130.06%, see rank0.08%0.44%
Russian1410.61%, see rank1.31%0.92%
Scotch-Irish630.27%, see rank0.58%0.99%
Scottish3321.44%, see rank1.17%1.72%
Subsaharan African120.05%, see rank0.58%0.95%
Swedish8253.57%, see rank3.40%1.27%
Swiss750.32%, see rank0.39%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.17%0.31%
American1,1775.09%, see rank3.84%7.12%
Welsh2681.16%, see rank0.52%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 11,734 (50.75%, see rank)
Females: 11,388 (49.25%, see rank)

Mitchell Area
Male: 50.75%
Female: 49.25%
South Dakota
Male: 50.26%
Female: 49.74%
U.S.
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Mitchell Area
37.50 years old
South Dakota
36.80 years old
U.S.
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Mitchell Area
34.60 years old
South Dakota
35.60 years old
U.S.
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Mitchell Area
40.70 years old
South Dakota
38.20 years old
U.S.
38.80 years old

 Mitchell Area% of the Total PopulationSouth DakotaU.S.
Under 5 years1,5956.90%, see rank7.10%6.36%
5 to 9 years1,5976.91%, see rank6.91%6.51%
10 to 14 years1,5276.60%, see rank6.64%6.59%
15 to 19 years1,6317.05%, see rank6.95%6.85%
20 to 24 years1,7427.53%, see rank7.15%7.13%
25 to 34 years2,83012.24%, see rank13.12%13.47%
35 to 44 years2,52210.91%, see rank11.34%12.96%
45 to 54 years2,96412.82%, see rank13.41%14.09%
55 to 64 years2,92012.63%, see rank12.72%12.29%
65 to 74 years1,7247.46%, see rank7.51%7.64%
75 to 84 1,3465.82%, see rank4.78%4.25%
85 years and over7243.13%, see rank2.36%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Mitchell AreaSouth DakotaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population15,030, 100%544,604209,056,129
Less Than High School1,405, 9.35%, see rank9.30%13.67%
High School Graduate4,493, 29.89%, see rank31.52%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree5,203, 34.62%, see rank32.50%29.09%
Bachelor Degree2,903, 19.31%, see rank18.67%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree1,026, 6.83%, see rank8.01%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.57, see rank13.5913.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Mitchell Area South DakotaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten91079.78%20.22%77.67%22.33%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)2,48890.19%, see rank9.81%, see rank90.64%9.36%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)1,01093.37%, see rank6.63%, see rank92.15%7.85%90.60%9.40%
College1,23053.98%, see rank46.02%, see rank82.73%17.27%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School20964.59%, see rank35.41%, see rank77.44%22.56%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Mitchell AreaSouth DakotaU.S.
Total Households9,550, 100%327,101116,211,092
Average Household Size2.30, see rank2.452.63
1 Person Households3,141, 32.89%, see rank29.47%27.57%
2 or More Person Households6,409, 67.11%, see rank70.53%72.43%
Family Households (Families)5,962, 62.43%, see rank64.44%66.22%
Average Family Size2.98, see rank3.113.32
Married-Couple Family4,844, 50.72%, see rank50.30%48.42%
Nonfamily Households3,588, 37.57%, see rank35.56%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Mitchell Area%South DakotaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total18,403see rank662,290252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over9,251100%, see rank330,772123,281,364
Never Married3,09533.46%, see rank33.60%35.77%
Married5,05654.65%, see rank53.49%52.04%
Widowed3864.17%, see rank2.60%2.57%
Divorced7147.72%, see rank10.32%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over9,152100%, see rank331,518129,692,771
Never Married1,95321.34%, see rank26.41%29.48%
Married5,17256.51%, see rank53.01%49.19%
Widowed1,18212.92%, see rank9.58%9.16%
Divorced8459.23%, see rank10.99%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Mitchell Area%South DakotaU.S.
Native22,73198.31%, see rank97.08%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence17,53075.82%, see rank64.62%58.73%
Born in Different State5,13122.19%, see rank31.89%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
700.30%, see rank0.57%1.42%
Foreign Born3911.69%, see rank2.92%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship860.37%, see rank1.09%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship3051.32%, see rank1.83%7.09%
Born In Europe390.17%, see rank0.43%1.53%
Born In Asia360.16%, see rank0.94%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.58%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.01%0.07%
Born In Latin America2971.28%, see rank0.84%6.83%
Born In Northern America190.08%, see rank0.13%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Mitchell Area%South DakotaU.S.
English9,07395.01%, see rank91.90%79.39%
Spanish2562.68%, see rank2.54%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages1091.14%, see rank2.46%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages440.46%, see rank0.82%3.36%
Other680.71%, see rank2.28%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.


 
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