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|People QuickFacts||Rapid City||South Dakota|
|Population, 2013 estimate||70,812||844,877|
|Population, 2012 estimate||69,943||834,047|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||67,964||814,180|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||4.2%||3.8%|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012||2.9%||2.4%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010||7.5%||7.3%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010||23.9%||24.9%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010||14.5%||14.3%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010||50.5%||50.0%|
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a)||80.4%||85.9%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a)||1.1%||1.3%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a)||12.4%||8.8%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a)||1.2%||0.9%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a)||0.1%||0.0%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010||4.1%||2.1%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b)||4.1%||2.7%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010||78.6%||84.7%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||76.6%||83.9%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||1.9%||2.6%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||4.7%||6.7%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||90.7%||90.1%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||29.3%||26.0%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||15.9||16.8|
|Housing units, 2010||30,254||363,438|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||57.4%||68.6%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||30.8%||18.6%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$153,900||$129,800|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.32||2.44|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$26,331||$25,570|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$45,707||$49,091|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||16.1%||13.8%|
|Business QuickFacts||Rapid City||South Dakota|
|Total number of firms, 2007||6,662||76,997|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.3%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||3.1%||2.2%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.4%||0.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.0%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||1.0%||0.8%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||22.6%||22.2%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||623,571||13,051,128|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||889,360||11,400,476|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||1,855,748||12,266,218|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$28,821||$15,390|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||231,930||1,622,751|
|Geography QuickFacts||Rapid City||South Dakota|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||55.41||75,811.00|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||1,226.5||10.7|