Custer employment information

IndexCusterSouth DakotaNational
Income per capita$21,606$26,311$28,555
Median household income$38,895$50,338$53,482
Median income owner occupied$46,250$63,903$68,142
Median income renter occupied$27,188$29,541$33,219
Median earnings male$28,750$33,136$36,116
Median earnings female$20,141$23,365$25,692
Unemployment rate3.6%3.3%5.8%
Poverty level13.6%14.2%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Custer is 24% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Custer is 27% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Custer is 38% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Custer is 13% lower than the national average.

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Custer median earnings by income bracket

Custer employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry5.2%0.0%
Manufacturing sector4.7%9.5%
Financial & insurance services4.3%6.1%
Wholesale & retail services6.1%12.2%
Public administration9.6%6.7%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.8%0.0%
Education, health & social services8.7%45.2%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Hill City, SD1,171$51,8753%
Pringle, SD192$37,25030%
Keystone, SD365$34,37536%
Custer, SD1,918$38,89527%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Brookwood, AL1,918$50,7055%
Kentland, IN1,918$37,95529%
Hudson, IL1,918$80,38550%
White Island Shores, MA1,917$59,28011%
Jacksboro, TN1,917$37,15931%
Custer, SD1,918$38,89527%
Source: The Custer, SD employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.