Income/capita 47%
Household income 34%
Unemployment 100%
IndexFruitdaleSouth DakotaNational
Income per capita$15,946$27,516$29,829
Median household income$36,250$52,078$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$66,299$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,800$35,192
Median earnings male$46,000$35,140$36,919
Median earnings female$0$24,451$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%2.8%4.7%
Poverty level18.6%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Fruitdale is 47% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Fruitdale is 34% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Fruitdale is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Fruitdale is 23% higher than the national average

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      Fruitdale employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector62.5%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services25.0%25.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%25.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Whitewood, SD948$53,2504%
      Spearfish, SD11,176$44,33020%
      North Spearfish, SD2,046$42,24424%
      Belle Fourche, SD5,696$41,34625%
      Newell, SD774$38,23531%
      Fruitdale, SD59$36,25034%

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      New Bedford, IL59$51,2507%
      Roscoe, MT59$170,500208%
      Inland, NE59$46,50016%
      Klingerstown, PA59$42,50023%
      Fruitdale, SD59$36,25034%
      Source: The Fruitdale, SD employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).