Mission demographics profile

StatisticMissionSouth DakotaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,1621291
Median age22.736.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%59%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1861%44%43%
Speak English94%94%79%
Speak Spanish0%2%13%
Mission, SD has a population of 1,269 and is the 13,687th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,162 per sq mi which is 17917% higher than the South Dakota average and 2286% higher than the national average. The median age in Mission is 23 which is approximately 38% lower than the South Dakota average of 37. In Mission, 38% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 94% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 77% of Mission residents were born in South Dakota, 22% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Mission is 17917% higher than South Dakota.
  • The median age in Mission is 38% lower than South Dakota.
  • In Mission 11.03% of the population is White.
  • In Mission 0.87% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Mission 0.95% of the population is Asian.

Compare Mission, SD Demographics To Other Cities

Mission population breakdown by race

RaceMissionSouth DakotaNational
Black or African American0.87%1.65%12.63%
American Indian65.64%8.72%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race21.51%2.61%3.06%
Other race0.00%0.88%4.75%
In Mission, 10.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Mission, SD demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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