The population of Buffalo County,
South Dakota increased by 112 in 2013 bringing the total to
2024 people living in 609 homes and apartments spread across
471 square miles. The new estimate moves Buffalo County to
number 93 in our list of least populated counties in the US.
People who live in Buffalo
County have an annual income of $12953 which is $12617 less
than the statewide average for South Dakota. The average per
capita income nationwide is $28051. Buffalo County ranks
number 135 for highest income in sparsely populated
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are cheap here with the
median value of a home being $61900 compared to $181400
nationwide. 40.6% of housing units in Buffalo County are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports
0.5% of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.