Rosebud, South Dakota

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Population in 2010: 1,587. Population change since 2000: +1.9%
Males: 736  (46.4%)
Females: 851  (53.6%)
Median resident age:  20.3 years
South Dakota median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 57570.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $19,933 (it was $19,906 in 2000)
Rosebud:

$19,933
SD:

$48,947

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $7,950 (it was $8,462 in 2000)

Rosebud CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $31,046 (it was $14,200 in 2000)
Rosebud:

$31,046
SD:

$138,400

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $94,576; Detached houses: $110,993; Mobile homes: $15,584

Median gross rent in 2013: $467.

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  • Races in Rosebud, SD (2010)

    Rosebud races chart
    • 1,44090.7%American Indian alone
    • 774.9%Hispanic
    • 543.4%White alone
    • 120.8%Two or more races
    • 30.2%Black alone
    • 10.06%Asian alone

Races in Rosebud detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Rosebud: 77.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (8.5%), Irish (3.3%), Swedish (1.6%), Dutch (1.6%), German (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2647 feet

Land area: 13.1 square miles.

Population density: 121 people per square mile   (very low).

Rosebud, South Dakota map

For population 25 years and over in Rosebud:

  • High school or higher: 82.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 20.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rosebud CDP:

  • Never married: 48.0%
  • Now married: 27.2%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 17.0%

18 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.2%
South Dakota:

1.8%



According to our research of South Dakota and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Rosebud, South Dakota as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Rosebud to the number of sex offenders is 317 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $211 (0.7%)

Rosebud satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (132.2 miles , pop. 59,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lincoln, NE (272.6 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (677.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Two Strike, SD (1.5 miles) , Soldier Creek, SD (2.4 miles ), St. Francis, SD (2.7 miles ), Mission, SD (3.3 miles ), Parmelee, SD (3.3 miles ), Antelope, SD (3.4 miles ), Spring Creek, SD (3.5 miles) , White Horse, SD (3.6 miles) .

Latitude: 43.24 N, Longitude: 100.85 W

Area code: 605

Rosebud household income distribution Rosebud home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.4%
South Dakota:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (12%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (42%)
  • Public administration (22%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (24%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Rosebud: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Rosebud, South Dakota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rosebud-area historical tornado activity is below South Dakota state average. It is 46% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/15/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.4 miles away from the Rosebud place center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/8/1965, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 59.5 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rosebud-area historical earthquake activity is above South Dakota state average. It is 44% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 496.7 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 246.3 miles away from Rosebud center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 98.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 104.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 262.5 miles away from Rosebud center
On 5/25/2003 at 07:32:33, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Todd County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rosebud topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Rosebud:

  • PHS INDIAN HOSPITAL AT ROSEBUD (Government - Federal, 400 SOLDIER CREEK ROAD)
  • ROSEBUD DIALYSIS OF DAVITA (1 SOLDIER CREEK RD)

Heliports located in Rosebud:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rosebud:

  • Chadron State College (about 113 miles; Chadron, NE; Full-time enrollment: 2,374)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 132 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Black Hills State University (about 174 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • Northern State University (about 193 miles; Aberdeen, SD; FT enrollment: 2,203)
  • Northeast Community College (about 195 miles; Norfolk, NE; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney (about 198 miles; Kearney, NE; FT enrollment: 6,047)
  • University of South Dakota (about 202 miles; Vermillion, SD; FT enrollment: 7,328)

Public elementary/middle school in Rosebud:

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Notable locations in Rosebud: Rosebud Rodeo Grounds (A), Rosebud Fire Department (B), Rosebud Ambulance Service (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Spotted Tail Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Indian Scout Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Todd County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 55.2%
(18.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 58.0% for American Indian residents, 41.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.8 people
South Dakota:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  76.7%
Whole state:  64.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  12.7%
Whole state:  6.5%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Rosebud in 2000:

  • 10 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 4 people in unknown juvenile institutions

Rosebud, South Dakota environmental map by EPA

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Rosebud compared to South Dakota state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
South Dakota average:

10.0

Rosebud travel time to work - commute Rosebud mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (46%)
  • Electricity (45%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rosebud CDP (based on Todd County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,3655
Mainline Protestant7856
Other5111
Evangelical Protestant1956
None6,756-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Todd County:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
South Dakota:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Todd County:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Here:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.5%
South Dakota:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Todd County:

37.0%
South Dakota:

27.7%

5.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($23,418 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
South Dakota average:

7.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pennington County, SD  1.24% ($23,677 average AGI)


5.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,016 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
South Dakota average:

7.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pennington County, SD  0.76% ($16,632 average AGI)
to Cherry County, NE  0.44% ($28,909)
to Mellette County, SD  0.40% ($18,600)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rosebud:

  • KVSH (940 AM; 5 kW; VALENTINE, NE; Owner: HEART CITY RADIO COMPANY)
  • KWYR (1260 AM; 5 kW; WINNER, SD; Owner: MIDWEST RADIO CORP.)
  • KGFX (1060 AM; 10 kW; PIERRE, SD; Owner: JAMES RIVER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKLS (920 AM; 10 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rosebud:

  • KINI (96.1 FM; CROOKSTON, NE; Owner: THE ROSEBUD EDUCATIONAL SOCIETY)

Rosebud fatal accident list:

Jan 20, 2006 02:32 AM, Bia-1, Lat: 43.24936, Lon: -100.84037, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 1, 1998 08:49 AM, Bia 1, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Jun 9, 1996 06:45 AM, Spot Tail, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 2

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Ronald L Neiss, 2.4 Miles From The Intersection Of Bia Road 5 And Lakeview Road Bearing 296.9 De (Lat: 43.216944 Lon: -100.791667), Type: 152.4, Overall height: 151.4 m
    Registrant: 7069652355, Sterling@catt.Com, 219 DODD ROAD
  • Shawn Bordeaux, Site Is 1.1 Miles At 129 Degrees True From The Intersection Of Ring Thunder Rd. (Lat: 43.336389 Lon: -100.694167), Type: 166.0, Overall height: 164 m
    Registrant: 7069652355, Sterling@catt.Com, 219 DODD ROAD

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 2 Mi N (Lat: 43.246667 Lon: -100.809306), Call Sign: KNCJ400
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.085 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/21/2012, Expiration Date: 01/17/2022
    Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • .4 Mi E (Lat: 43.230000 Lon: -100.842639), Call Sign: KGW924
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, 155.385 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/05/2011, Expiration Date: 04/01/2021
    Registrant: Bit/Src Engineering, 1302 E. Hwy. 14, Suite 8, Pierre, SD 57501, Phone: (605) 773-4635, Fax: (605) 773-7979, Email:

Most common first names in Rosebud, SD among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1077.0 years
William870.1 years
John680.0 years
Rose570.6 years
Douglas553.2 years
Robert549.8 years
Benjamin465.0 years
Charles464.7 years
Calvin461.5 years
Louise480.8 years
Most common last names in Rosebud, SD among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lapointe1270.4 years
Bordeaux971.1 years
Clairmont661.5 years
Stead671.3 years
Eagleman559.9 years
Menard568.6 years
Moore561.0 years
Stone559.8 years
Cloudman465.3 years
Blacksmith473.0 years

Rosebud on our top lists:

  • #40 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2004 Presidential Election"
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