Mitchell is located in east South Dakota. Mitchell is between the Davison, Hanson county. Mitchell has 11.14 square miles of land area and 1.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Mitchell population is 15,490, which has grown 6.40% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 10.58% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Mitchell median household income is $47,622 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 52.11% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 42.67% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Mitchell median house value is $117,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 68.82% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 70.48% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Mitchell is much better than the state average in quality. The Mitchell area code is 605.