Educational Attainment in the Rapid City Area, South Dakota (Metro Area)

Educational Attainment#1

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
Rapid City Area
South Dakota
0%10%20%30%40%50%CountHigher Degree1H.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma238.921448%38.496767%38.921448%38.9%37,52337.5k54.029272%52.689696%54.029272%54.0%52,08852.1k7.049281%8.813537%7.049281%7.0%6,796

Relative Educational Attainment#2

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older, as percentage more or less than South Dakota at large.
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
-20%-10%-0%+10%+20%%ref.Higher Degree1H.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma21.103159%1.103159%+1.1%38.921%38.9%38.497%38.5%2.542386%2.542386%+2.5%54.029%54.0%52.690%52.7%-20.017573%-20.017573%-20.0%7.049%7.05%8.814%8.81%

Detailed Educational Attainment#3

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
Rapid City Area
South Dakota
0%5%10%15%20%25%30%CountDoctorate1Professional1Master's1Bachelor's1Associate's1Some CollegeHigh School2Some H.S.3Less than H.S.3None1.110915%1.153099%1.110915%1.1%1,0711.499891%1.361153%1.499891%1.5%1,4466.137521%5.574870%6.137521%6.1%5,91718.942608%19.361214%18.942608%18.9%18,26218.3k11.230512%11.046431%11.230512%11.2%10,82710.8k25.328036%21.854804%25.328036%25.3%24,41824.4k28.701235%30.834892%28.701235%28.7%27,67027.7k4.742394%5.163973%4.742394%4.7%4,5721.733277%3.038519%1.733277%1.7%1,6710.573610%0.611046%0.573610%0.6%553

Detailed Relative Educational Attainment#4

Highest level of education among people aged 25 years and older, as percentage more or less than South Dakota at large.
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
-40%-20%-0%+20%+40%%ref.Doctorate1Professional1Master's1Bachelor's1Associate's1Some CollegeHigh School2Some H.S.3Less than H.S.3None-3.658313%-3.658313%-3.7%1.111%1.11%1.153%1.15%10.192698%10.192698%+10.2%1.500%1.50%1.361%1.36%10.092638%10.092638%+10.1%6.138%6.14%5.575%5.57%-2.162086%-2.162086%-2.2%18.943%18.9%19.361%19.4%1.666431%1.666431%+1.7%11.231%11.2%11.046%11.0%15.892304%15.892304%+15.9%25.328%25.3%21.855%21.9%-6.919617%-6.919617%-6.9%28.701%28.7%30.835%30.8%-8.163838%-8.163838%-8.2%4.742%4.74%5.164%5.16%-42.956526%-42.956526%-43.0%1.733%1.73%3.039%3.04%-6.126505%-6.126505%-6.1%0.574%0.57%0.611%0.61%

Educational Attainment Sex Ratio#5

Percentage more likely men or women are to have various highest levels of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
More Females More Males
South Dakota
Rapid City Area
10%0%10%20%FMHigher Degree1H.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma2-11.307355%-11.440606%-11.307355%11%40.982%41.0%36.819%36.8%4.757695%4.342895%4.757695%5%52.786%52.8%55.298%55.3%26.507361%24.488820%26.507361%27%6.232%6.23%7.883%7.88%

Detailed Educational Attainment Sex Ratio#6

Percentage more likely men or women are to have various highest levels of education among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
More Females More Males
South Dakota
Rapid City Area
0%50%100%FMDoctorate1Professional1Master's1Bachelor's1Associate's1Some CollegeHigh School2Some H.S.3Less than H.S.3None124.153532%66.034744%124.153532%124%0.688%0.69%1.542%1.54%48.024749%65.400121%48.024749%48%1.212%1.21%1.794%1.79%-34.337083%-30.859159%-34.337083%34%7.027%7.03%5.231%5.23%-16.966797%-15.643084%-16.966797%17%20.408%20.4%17.448%17.4%-7.803822%-10.617358%-7.803822%8%11.648%11.6%10.805%10.8%-2.648689%-8.134845%-2.648689%3%25.656%25.7%24.994%25.0%11.696860%13.672207%11.696860%12%27.130%27.1%30.304%30.3%42.708496%26.248786%42.708496%43%3.915%3.91%5.587%5.59%-4.435022%-4.435022%4%29.328538%1.770%1.77%1.695%1.70%-9.020635%10.081120%10.081120%10%0.546%0.55%0.601%0.60%

Bachelor's Degrees By Age#7

Percentage of age cohort whose highest degree is a Bachelor's.
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
Rapid City Area
South Dakota
0%5%10%15%20%B.X.Total65+45-6435-4425-3417.124944%13.730468%17.124944%17.1%3,82422,33022.3k19.618101%18.939283%19.618101%19.6%7,50038,23038.2k20.054728%22.716579%20.054728%20.1%3,29816,44516.4k18.760952%23.787833%18.760952%18.8%3,64019,40219.4k

Relative Bachelor's Degrees By Age#8

Percentage of population whose highest degree is a Bachelor's, as a percentage more or less than South Dakota at large.
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
20%10%0%10%20%%ref.65+45-6435-4425-3424.722219%24.722219%24.7%17.125%17.1%13.730%13.7%3.584179%3.584179%3.6%19.618%19.6%18.939%18.9%-11.717660%-11.717660%11.7%20.055%20.1%22.717%22.7%-21.132149%-21.132149%21.1%18.761%18.8%23.788%23.8%

Bachelor's Degrees Sex Ratio By Age#9

Percentage more likely men or women are to have their highest degree be a Bachelor's.
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
More Females More Males
South Dakota
Rapid City Area
40%20%0%20%FM65+45-6435-4425-3420.260789%19.642769%20.260789%20.3%15.644%15.6%18.813%18.8%-14.972244%-18.101107%-14.972244%15.0%20.969%21.0%18.239%18.2%-51.093085%-31.977233%-51.093085%51.1%24.255%24.3%16.053%16.1%-40.143115%-34.150844%-40.143115%40.1%21.991%22.0%15.692%15.7%

Median Earnings by Educational Attainment#10

Among population 25 years old and over with earnings.
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
Rapid City Area
South Dakota
$0k$20k$40kCount%Graduate Degree1Bachelor's DegreeSome CollegeH.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma2Total$52,335.000000$51,628.000000$52,335.000000$52.3k8,4348.748%8.75%$39,075.000000$40,871.000000$39,075.000000$39.1k18,26218.3k18.943%18.9%$30,786.000000$32,390.000000$30,786.000000$30.8k35,24535.2k36.559%36.6%$26,848.000000$28,476.000000$26,848.000000$26.8k27,67027.7k28.701%28.7%$17,071.000000$21,966.000000$17,071.000000$17.1k6,7967.049%7.05%$31,509.000000$33,634.000000$31,509.000000$31.5k96,40796.4k100.000%100%

Median Earnings by Educational Attainment#11

By sex among population 25 years old and over with earnings.
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
Female Male
South Dakota
Rapid City Area
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$0k$50kFMGraduate Degree1Bachelor's DegreeSome CollegeH.S. Diploma2No H.S. Diploma2Total$-43,361.000000$-46,434.000000$-43,361.000000$43.4k$43,361.000000$20,702.000000$46,434.000000$13,919.000000$64,063.000000$64.1k4,3464,088$-32,262.000000$-35,146.000000$-32,262.000000$32.3k$32,262.000000$17,767.000000$35,146.000000$15,358.000000$50,029.000000$50.0k9,9368,326$-24,345.000000$-26,605.000000$-24,345.000000$24.3k$24,345.000000$14,848.000000$26,605.000000$14,085.000000$39,193.000000$39.2k18,16218.2k17,08317.1k$-21,942.000000$-22,122.000000$-21,942.000000$21.9k$21,942.000000$9,928.000000$22,122.000000$12,398.000000$31,870.000000$31.9k13,20913.2k14,46114.5k$-10,969.000000$-15,342.000000$-10,969.000000$11.0k$10,969.000000$9,137.000000$15,342.000000$10,851.000000$20,106.000000$20.1k3,0343,762$-26,312.000000$-27,891.000000$-26,312.000000$26.3k$26,312.000000$12,311.000000$27,891.000000$12,482.000000$38,623.000000$38.6k48,68748.7k47,72047.7k

Composition of the Armed Forces by Educational Attainment#12

Percentage of the armed forces aged 25 to 64 years old with various highest levels of educational attainment.
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
Rapid City Area
South Dakota
0%20%40%60%CountBachelor's Degree1Some College2H.S. Diploma3No H.S. Diploma330.059272%31.710286%30.059272%30.1%35566.638442%63.055386%66.638442%66.6%7872.878916%4.930006%2.878916%2.9%340.423370%0.304321%0.423370%0.4%5

Employment by Educational Attainment#13

Percentage of population that is employed by highest level of educational attainment among the population aged 25 to 64 years old.
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
Rapid City Area
South Dakota
0%20%40%60%80%CountBachelor's Degree1Some College2H.S. Diploma3No H.S. Diploma384.714369%87.531563%84.714369%84.7%17,38017.4k78.918622%81.358494%78.918622%78.9%22,97423.0k75.187525%76.838929%75.187525%75.2%15,23615.2k58.361204%57.693088%58.361204%58.4%2,443

Lacking High School Diploma By Race#14

Percent of racial or ethnic group lacking a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
Female Male
South Dakota
Rapid City Area
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30%20%10%0%10%20%30%MFWhite1BlackAsianHispanic2Other1-4.676234%-5.854842%-4.676234%4.7%4.676234%2.612766%5.854842%2.038878%7.288999%7.3%3,0461,991-6.393862%-3.644748%-18.732724%-12.182582%-10.038610%10.0%6.393862%18.732724%6.393862%6.4%5026-16.666667%-5.763240%-27.473684%-0.281536%-22.429907%22.4%16.666667%27.473684%16.666667%16.7%59144-7.655827%-14.865420%-26.629041%-22.521246%22.5%7.655827%26.629041%3.819203%7.655827%7.7%113318-13.461047%-3.321386%-20.590618%-16.782433%16.8%13.461047%20.590618%1.562078%13.461047%13.5%527749

College Graduates By Race#15

Percent of racial or ethnic group with a bachelor's degree or higher.
Scope: population of South Dakota and the Rapid City Area
Female Male
South Dakota
Rapid City Area
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40%20%0%20%40%MFWhite1BlackAsianHispanic2Other1-27.734571%-2.568174%-27.562779%-3.019821%-30.302746%30.3%27.734571%27.562779%27.734571%27.7%11,59011.6k12,90212.9k-16.879795%-16.710938%-18.951766%-33.590734%33.6%16.879795%18.951766%1.715893%16.879795%16.9%13287-20.903955%-20.373304%-39.356148%-41.277259%41.3%20.903955%39.356148%4.573676%20.903955%20.9%74265-22.018970%-2.626922%-15.331808%-2.010419%-24.645892%24.6%22.018970%15.331808%22.018970%22.0%325348-10.217114%-7.483984%-9.360826%-4.310890%-17.701098%17.7%10.217114%9.360826%10.217114%10.2%400790

Map of Educational Attainment by County in the Rapid City Area

Coarse: Post-Secondary Degree Educational Attainment by County#16

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
36.7%37.3%37.8%38.4%39.0%39.6%

Coarse: High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County#17

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
53.2%53.9%54.6%55.3%56.0%56.7%

Coarse: No High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County#18

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
6.62%6.74%6.85%6.96%7.08%7.19%

Detailed: Doctorate Degree Educational Attainment by County#19

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.70%0.83%0.95%1.07%1.19%1.32%

Detailed: Professional Degree Educational Attainment by County#20

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.69%0.90%1.11%1.32%1.52%1.74%

Detailed: Master's Degree Educational Attainment by County#21

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
3.9%4.5%5.1%5.7%6.2%6.8%

Detailed: Bachelor's Degree Educational Attainment by County#22

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
17.91%18.18%18.44%18.70%18.97%19.23%

Detailed: Associate's Degree Educational Attainment by County#23

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
10.6%11.2%11.7%12.3%12.9%13.5%

Detailed: Some College Educational Attainment by County#24

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
24.82%24.98%25.12%25.27%25.42%25.57%

Detailed: High School Diploma or Equivalent Educational Attainment by County#25

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
27.8%28.6%29.4%30.2%31.0%31.9%

Detailed: Some High School Educational Attainment by County#26

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
3.79%4.03%4.27%4.51%4.75%5.00%

Detailed: Less than High School Educational Attainment by County#27

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
1.53%1.72%1.91%2.10%2.29%2.48%

Detailed: None Educational Attainment by County#28

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.13%0.24%0.35%0.45%0.56%0.67%
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Map of Educational Attainment by County Subdivision in the Rapid City Area

Coarse: Post-Secondary Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#29

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%20%40%60%80%100%

Coarse: High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#30

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%20%40%60%80%100%

Coarse: No High School Diploma Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#31

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%20%40%60%80%100%

Detailed: Doctorate Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#32

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%8%16%23%31%39%

Detailed: Professional Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#33

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%8%15%23%31%39%

Detailed: Master's Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#34

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%9%19%28%38%48%

Detailed: Bachelor's Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#35

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%12%25%37%50%62%

Detailed: Associate's Degree Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#36

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%20%40%60%80%100%

Detailed: Some College Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#37

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%20%40%60%80%100%

Detailed: High School Diploma or Equivalent Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#38

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%20%40%60%80%100%

Detailed: Some High School Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#39

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%10%20%30%40%50%

Detailed: Less than High School Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#40

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0%10%20%30%40%50%

Detailed: None Educational Attainment by County Subdivision#41

Percentage of the population 25 years and older with given highest level of educational attainment
0.00%0.44%0.87%1.31%1.75%2.19%
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Educational Attainment by Place in the Rapid City Area

There are 27 places that are fully or partially contained within the Rapid City Area (26 fully and 1 partially). This section compares all 27 of those to each other, the Rapid City Area, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with the Rapid City Area.

No H.S. Diploma by Place#42

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected places in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%5%10%15%Count#Buffalo GapBlucksberg MountainBlucksberg MtnGreen ValleyUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesFaithValeKeystoneMidwestHill CitySturgisWest North CentralSouth DakotaRapid CityCusterWastaBox ElderFairburnRapid City Metro AreaRapid CityHermosaPringleJohnson SidingAshland HeightsAshland HtsNew UnderwoodColonial Pine HillsColonial Pne HlsBlackhawkRapid ValleyQuinnSummersetPiedmontWall15.384615%15.384615%15.4%14114.942529%14.942529%14.9%65214.285714%14.285714%14.3%94313.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M12.704918%12.704918%12.7%31412.121212%12.121212%12.1%12510.917031%10.917031%10.9%25610.244520%10.244520%10.2%4,641,8354.64M9.878049%9.878049%9.9%8179.364909%9.364909%9.4%43589.174633%9.174633%9.2%1,278,0511.28M8.813537%8.813537%8.8%49,05549.1k7.926704%7.926704%7.9%3,85097.862759%7.862759%7.9%110107.500000%7.500000%7.5%6117.451662%7.451662%7.5%343127.352941%7.352941%7.4%5137.049281%7.049281%7.0%6,7966.953642%6.953642%7.0%21146.557377%6.557377%6.6%8155.984252%5.984252%6.0%38165.889885%5.889885%5.9%46175.482456%5.482456%5.5%25185.010438%5.010438%5.0%72194.894434%4.894434%4.9%102204.123521%4.123521%4.1%223213.846154%3.846154%3.8%2223.565506%3.565506%3.6%43232.559415%2.559415%2.6%14241.960784%1.960784%2.0%1025

Bachelor's Degrees by Place#43

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected places in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%10%20%30%40%50%Count#Colonial Pine HillsColonial Pne HlsRapid CityUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesWest North CentralBlackhawkMidwestKeystoneGreen ValleyRapid City Metro AreaRapid CitySouth DakotaJohnson SidingPiedmontSummersetWallBlucksberg MountainBlucksberg MtnBuffalo GapCusterValeNew UnderwoodSturgisHill CityAshland HeightsAshland HtsBox ElderFaithFairburnRapid ValleyHermosaQuinnWastaPringle50.313152%50.313152%50.3%723130.533251%30.533251%30.5%14,83014.8k230.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M30.056536%30.056536%30.1%4,186,9564.19M29.654511%29.654511%29.7%618328.952816%28.952816%29.0%13,118,64213.1M28.384279%28.384279%28.4%65427.963526%27.963526%28.0%184527.690935%27.690935%27.7%26,69626.7k27.450336%27.450336%27.5%152,785153k26.456693%26.456693%26.5%168626.325411%26.325411%26.3%144726.119403%26.119403%26.1%315826.078431%26.078431%26.1%133925.517241%25.517241%25.5%1111023.076923%23.076923%23.1%211122.873481%22.873481%22.9%3201222.222222%22.222222%22.2%221320.394737%20.394737%20.4%931419.763186%19.763186%19.8%9181519.634146%19.634146%19.6%1611619.206146%19.206146%19.2%1501718.379318%18.379318%18.4%8461818.032787%18.032787%18.0%441917.647059%17.647059%17.6%122016.568047%16.568047%16.6%8962114.238411%14.238411%14.2%432213.461538%13.461538%13.5%7238.750000%8.750000%8.8%7248.196721%8.196721%8.2%1025

Very Advanced Degrees by Place#44

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected places in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%2%4%6%Count#Ashland HeightsAshland HtsColonial Pine HillsColonial Pne HlsBuffalo GapWallKeystoneUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesWest North CentralRapid CityMidwestRapid City Metro AreaRapid CitySouth DakotaHill CityBox ElderBlackhawkSturgisCusterSummersetRapid ValleyPiedmontGreen ValleyJohnson SidingBlucksberg MountainBlucksberg MtnNew UnderwoodHermosaFaithPringleValeWastaFairburnQuinn6.914213%6.914213%6.9%5416.750174%6.750174%6.8%9724.395604%4.395604%4.4%433.725490%3.725490%3.7%1943.493450%3.493450%3.5%853.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M2.978981%2.978981%3.0%414,980415k2.927733%2.927733%2.9%1,42262.893416%2.893416%2.9%1,311,0191.31M2.610806%2.610806%2.6%2,5172.514252%2.514252%2.5%13,99414.0k1.707317%1.707317%1.7%1471.390398%1.390398%1.4%6481.295585%1.295585%1.3%2791.227126%1.227126%1.2%57100.929235%0.929235%0.9%13110.580431%0.580431%0.6%7120.462278%0.462278%0.5%25130.365631%0.365631%0.4%2140.000000%0.000000%0.0%0150.000000%0.000000%0.0%0160.000000%0.000000%0.0%0170.000000%0.000000%0.0%0180.000000%0.000000%0.0%0190.000000%0.000000%0.0%0200.000000%0.000000%0.0%0210.000000%0.000000%0.0%0220.000000%0.000000%0.0%0230.000000%0.000000%0.0%0240.000000%0.000000%0.0%025

Under-Education Sex Ratio by Place#45

Percentage more likely men are than women to not have a high school diploma (or equivalent) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected places in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
Female
Male
0x5x10xFM#Blucksberg MtnValeQuinnFaithColonial Pne HlsKeystoneBuffalo GapWastaFairburnHill CityBlackhawkSturgisRapid CitySouth DakotaRapid CityBox ElderWest North CentralMidwestUnited StatesAshland HtsNew UnderwoodPiedmontSummersetHermosaRapid ValleyPringleCusterGreen ValleyWallJohnson Siding-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%25.896%25.9%1-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%24.000%24.0%2-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%7.692%7.69%3-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.862%0.86%23.438%23.4%4-1.000000x-1.000000x4.444692x4.444692x4.44x1.828%1.83%8.127%8.13%5-1.000000x-1.000000x2.927171x2.927171x2.93x5.455%5.45%15.966%16.0%6-1.000000x-1.000000x2.100000x2.100000x2.10x10.204%10.2%21.429%21.4%7-1.000000x-1.000000x2.000000x2.000000x2.00x5.000%5.00%10.000%10.0%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.687500x1.687500x1.69x5.556%5.56%9.375%9.38%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.683509x1.683509x1.68x7.254%7.25%12.212%12.2%10-1.000000x-1.000000x1.600300x1.600300x1.60x3.832%3.83%6.133%6.13%11-1.000000x-1.000000x1.480208x1.480208x1.48x7.668%7.67%11.350%11.3%12-1.000000x-1.000000x1.265074x1.265074x1.27x6.232%6.23%7.883%7.88%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.244888x1.244888x1.24x7.858%7.86%9.783%9.78%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.168092x1.168092x1.17x7.323%7.32%8.554%8.55%13-1.000000x-1.000000x1.146726x1.146726x1.15x6.935%6.93%7.952%7.95%14-1.000000x-1.000000x1.137506x1.137506x1.14x8.598%8.60%9.780%9.78%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.127915x1.127915x1.13x9.647%9.65%10.881%10.9%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109070x1.109070x1.11x12.369%12.4%13.719%13.7%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.061816x1.061816x1.06x5.689%5.69%6.040%6.04%15-1.000000x-1.000000x1.034705x1.034705x1.03x5.394%5.39%5.581%5.58%16-1.190311x-1.190311x1.19x1.000000x1.000000x2.768%2.77%2.326%2.33%17-1.300353x-1.300353x1.30x1.000000x1.000000x4.064%4.06%3.125%3.13%18-1.349242x-1.349242x1.35x1.000000x1.000000x7.879%7.88%5.839%5.84%19-1.546623x-1.546623x1.55x1.000000x1.000000x5.013%5.01%3.241%3.24%20-1.779661x-1.779661x1.78x1.000000x1.000000x8.475%8.47%4.762%4.76%21-2.034124x-2.034124x2.03x1.000000x1.000000x10.154%10.2%4.992%4.99%22-2.329797x-2.329797x2.33x1.000000x1.000000x19.540%19.5%8.387%8.39%23-2.752137x-2.752137x2.75x1.000000x1.000000x2.991%2.99%1.087%1.09%24-3.294055x-3.294055x3.29x1.000000x1.000000x9.236%9.24%2.804%2.80%25

Over-Education Sex Ratio by Place#46

Percentage more likely men are than women to have a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected places in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
Female
Male
0x5x10xFM#Rapid ValleyBlackhawkSummersetPiedmontBuffalo GapHill CityRapid CitySturgisColonial Pne HlsSouth DakotaMidwestWest North CentralUnited StatesRapid CityWallBox ElderCusterAshland HtsKeystone-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.921%0.92%1-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%2.807%2.81%2-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.094%1.09%3-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.775%0.78%4-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%9.524%9.52%5-1.000000x-1.000000x3.261137x3.261137x3.26x0.777%0.78%2.535%2.53%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.755957x1.755957x1.76x1.900%1.90%3.336%3.34%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.728895x1.728895x1.73x0.919%0.92%1.588%1.59%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.659435x1.659435x1.66x5.063%5.06%8.402%8.40%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.656908x1.656908x1.66x1.896%1.90%3.141%3.14%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.589934x1.589934x1.59x2.251%2.25%3.579%3.58%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.572017x1.572017x1.57x2.329%2.33%3.662%3.66%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.526215x1.526215x1.53x2.660%2.66%4.060%4.06%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.504887x1.504887x1.50x2.347%2.35%3.532%3.53%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.453416x1.453416x1.45x2.991%2.99%4.348%4.35%10-1.000000x-1.000000x1.244488x1.244488x1.24x1.237%1.24%1.539%1.54%11-1.000000x-1.000000x1.073844x1.073844x1.07x0.900%0.90%0.966%0.97%12-1.000000x-1.000000x1.007100x1.007100x1.01x6.886%6.89%6.935%6.94%13-1.803030x-1.803030x1.80x1.000000x1.000000x4.545%4.55%2.521%2.52%14

Educational Attainment by County in the Rapid City Area

There are 3 counties in the Rapid City Area. This section compares all 3 of those to each other, the Rapid City Area, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with the Rapid City Area.

No H.S. Diploma by County#47

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected counties in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%5%10%Count#United States of AmericaUnited StatesMidwestWest North CentralSouth DakotaPennington CountyPenningtonRapid City Metro AreaRapid CityCuster CountyCusterMeade CountyMeade13.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M10.244520%10.244520%10.2%4,641,8354.64M9.174633%9.174633%9.2%1,278,0511.28M8.813537%8.813537%8.8%49,05549.1k7.189289%7.189289%7.2%5,19817.049281%7.049281%7.0%6,7966.640566%6.640566%6.6%44126.625057%6.625057%6.6%1,1573

Bachelor's Degrees by County#48

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected counties in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%10%20%30%Count#United States of AmericaUnited StatesWest North CentralMidwestPennington CountyPenningtonRapid City Metro AreaRapid CitySouth DakotaCuster CountyCusterMeade CountyMeade30.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M30.056536%30.056536%30.1%4,186,9564.19M28.952816%28.952816%29.0%13,118,64213.1M28.928660%28.928660%28.9%20,91620.9k127.690935%27.690935%27.7%26,69626.7k27.450336%27.450336%27.5%152,785153k24.499322%24.499322%24.5%1,627223.780348%23.780348%23.8%4,1533

Very Advanced Degrees by County#49

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected counties in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%1%2%3%Count#United States of AmericaUnited StatesWest North CentralPennington CountyPenningtonMidwestRapid City Metro AreaRapid CitySouth DakotaCuster CountyCusterMeade CountyMeade3.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M2.978981%2.978981%3.0%414,980415k2.923847%2.923847%2.9%2,11412.893416%2.893416%2.9%1,311,0191.31M2.610806%2.610806%2.6%2,5172.514252%2.514252%2.5%13,99414.0k2.002710%2.002710%2.0%13321.546038%1.546038%1.5%2703

Under-Education Sex Ratio by County#50

Percentage more likely men are than women to not have a high school diploma (or equivalent) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected counties in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
Female
Male
1x0x1xFM#MeadeRapid CitySouth DakotaCusterPenningtonWest North CentralMidwestUnited States-1.000000x-1.000000x1.987366x1.987366x1.99x4.426%4.43%8.796%8.80%1-1.000000x-1.000000x1.265074x1.265074x1.27x6.232%6.23%7.883%7.88%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.244888x1.244888x1.24x7.858%7.86%9.783%9.78%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.221805x1.221805x1.22x5.990%5.99%7.319%7.32%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.153915x1.153915x1.15x6.682%6.68%7.710%7.71%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.137506x1.137506x1.14x8.598%8.60%9.780%9.78%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.127915x1.127915x1.13x9.647%9.65%10.881%10.9%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109070x1.109070x1.11x12.369%12.4%13.719%13.7%

Over-Education Sex Ratio by County#51

Percentage more likely men are than women to have a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected counties in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
Female
Male
1x0x1xFM#MeadePenningtonRapid CitySouth DakotaMidwestWest North CentralUnited StatesCuster-1.000000x-1.000000x1.974511x1.974511x1.97x1.037%1.04%2.048%2.05%1-1.000000x-1.000000x1.766150x1.766150x1.77x2.122%2.12%3.747%3.75%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.755957x1.755957x1.76x1.900%1.90%3.336%3.34%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.656908x1.656908x1.66x1.896%1.90%3.141%3.14%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.589934x1.589934x1.59x2.251%2.25%3.579%3.58%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.572017x1.572017x1.57x2.329%2.33%3.662%3.66%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.526215x1.526215x1.53x2.660%2.66%4.060%4.06%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.347579x1.347579x1.35x1.711%1.71%2.306%2.31%3

Educational Attainment by County Subdivision in the Rapid City Area

There are 59 county subdivisions in the Rapid City Area. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, the Rapid City Area, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with the Rapid City Area. The least populous of the compared county subdivisions has a population of 11.

No H.S. Diploma by County Subdivision#52

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected county subdivisions in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%20%40%60%Count#Lakeside TownshipLakesideLake Creek TownshipLk CrkTown of Buffalo GapBuffalo GapUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesFaithTown of KeystoneKeystoneMidwestHill CitySturgisWest North CentralSouth DakotaBox ElderRapid CityCusterTown of WastaWest CusterTown of FairburnFairburnRapid City Metro AreaRapid CityTown of HermosaHermosaEast Central PenningtonE Cntrl PenningtonTown of PringlePringleSouthwest MeadeSW MeadeRapid City EastRapid City EWest PenningtonW PenningtonNew UnderwoodCentral PenningtonCntrl PenningtonBelle Fourche-Cheyenne ValleysBelle Fourche-Che…Mount RushmoreMt RushmoreTown of QuinnBox ElderSummersetNorth MeadePiedmontEast CusterTown of WallLake Hill TownshipLk HlPeno TownshipScenic TownshipScenicCastle Butte TownshipCastle ButteUnion TownshipUnionDakota TownshipDakotaCedar Butte TownshipCedar ButteQuinn TownshipQuinnAsh TownshipFlat Butte TownshipFlat ButteHuron TownshipHuronOwanka TownshipOwankaFairview TownshipFairviewSmithville TownshipSmithvilleCrooked Creek TownshipCrooked CrkHoward TownshipHowardNortheast PenningtonNE PenningtonShyne TownshipShyneElm Springs TownshipElm SpgsLake Flat TownshipLk Flat60.526316%60.526316%60.5%23120.000000%20.000000%20.0%4215.384615%15.384615%15.4%14313.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M12.704918%12.704918%12.7%31410.917031%10.917031%10.9%25510.244520%10.244520%10.2%4,641,8354.64M9.878049%9.878049%9.9%8169.364909%9.364909%9.4%43579.174633%9.174633%9.2%1,278,0511.28M8.813537%8.813537%8.8%49,05549.1k8.696917%8.696917%8.7%29987.926704%7.926704%7.9%3,85097.862759%7.862759%7.9%110107.500000%7.500000%7.5%6117.441592%7.441592%7.4%258127.352941%7.352941%7.4%5137.049281%7.049281%7.0%6,7966.953642%6.953642%7.0%21146.690141%6.690141%6.7%19156.557377%6.557377%6.6%8166.256121%6.256121%6.3%511175.934718%5.934718%5.9%80185.832748%5.832748%5.8%83195.482456%5.482456%5.5%25205.278205%5.278205%5.3%480214.487179%4.487179%4.5%49224.091154%4.091154%4.1%228233.846154%3.846154%3.8%2243.776824%3.776824%3.8%44253.565506%3.565506%3.6%43262.953586%2.953586%3.0%7272.559415%2.559415%2.6%14282.097315%2.097315%2.1%25291.960784%1.960784%2.0%10300.000000%0.000000%0.0%0310.000000%0.000000%0.0%0320.000000%0.000000%0.0%0330.000000%0.000000%0.0%0340.000000%0.000000%0.0%0350.000000%0.000000%0.0%0360.000000%0.000000%0.0%0370.000000%0.000000%0.0%0380.000000%0.000000%0.0%0390.000000%0.000000%0.0%0400.000000%0.000000%0.0%0410.000000%0.000000%0.0%0420.000000%0.000000%0.0%0430.000000%0.000000%0.0%0440.000000%0.000000%0.0%0450.000000%0.000000%0.0%0460.000000%0.000000%0.0%0470.000000%0.000000%0.0%0480.000000%0.000000%0.0%0490.000000%0.000000%0.0%050

Bachelor's Degrees by County Subdivision#53

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected county subdivisions in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%50%100%Count#Flat Butte TownshipFlat ButteHoward TownshipHowardPeno TownshipUnion TownshipUnionEast Central PenningtonE Cntrl PenningtonFairview TownshipFairviewMount RushmoreMt RushmoreLake Hill TownshipLk HlElm Springs TownshipElm SpgsLake Flat TownshipLk FlatCastle Butte TownshipCastle ButteRapid CityUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesWest North CentralWest CusterNorth MeadeMidwestTown of KeystoneKeystoneWest PenningtonW PenningtonRapid City Metro AreaRapid CitySouth DakotaSouthwest MeadeSW MeadePiedmontSummersetTown of WallTown of Buffalo GapBuffalo GapScenic TownshipScenicCusterRapid City EastRapid City EBox ElderNew UnderwoodLake Creek TownshipLk CrkSturgisHill CityCentral PenningtonCntrl PenningtonFaithTown of FairburnFairburnBox ElderEast CusterBelle Fourche-Cheyenne ValleysBelle Fourche-Che…Town of HermosaHermosaTown of QuinnHuron TownshipHuronCedar Butte TownshipCedar ButteTown of WastaTown of PringlePringleAsh TownshipDakota TownshipDakotaQuinn TownshipQuinnLakeside TownshipLakesideOwanka TownshipOwankaSmithville TownshipSmithvilleCrooked Creek TownshipCrooked CrkNortheast PenningtonNE PenningtonShyne TownshipShyne100.000000%100.000000%100.0%17172.222222%72.222222%72.2%13262.000000%62.000000%62.0%31348.148148%48.148148%48.1%13447.535211%47.535211%47.5%135546.666667%46.666667%46.7%7642.436749%42.436749%42.4%2,365740.625000%40.625000%40.6%13838.461538%38.461538%38.5%5936.363636%36.363636%36.4%41035.897436%35.897436%35.9%141130.533251%30.533251%30.5%14,83014.8k1230.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M30.056536%30.056536%30.1%4,186,9564.19M29.622152%29.622152%29.6%1,0271329.113924%29.113924%29.1%691428.952816%28.952816%29.0%13,118,64213.1M28.384279%28.384279%28.4%651527.758257%27.758257%27.8%3951627.690935%27.690935%27.7%26,69626.7k27.450336%27.450336%27.5%152,785153k27.215965%27.215965%27.2%2,2231726.325411%26.325411%26.3%1441826.119403%26.119403%26.1%3151926.078431%26.078431%26.1%1332023.076923%23.076923%23.1%212123.076923%23.076923%23.1%122222.873481%22.873481%22.9%3202321.958457%21.958457%22.0%2962420.600858%20.600858%20.6%2402520.394737%20.394737%20.4%932620.000000%20.000000%20.0%42719.763186%19.763186%19.8%9182819.634146%19.634146%19.6%1612918.803607%18.803607%18.8%1,7103018.032787%18.032787%18.0%443117.647059%17.647059%17.6%123217.626527%17.626527%17.6%6063316.275168%16.275168%16.3%1943415.384615%15.384615%15.4%1683514.238411%14.238411%14.2%433613.461538%13.461538%13.5%73711.111111%11.111111%11.1%3388.823529%8.823529%8.8%3398.750000%8.750000%8.8%7408.196721%8.196721%8.2%10416.896552%6.896552%6.9%2422.325581%2.325581%2.3%1430.000000%0.000000%0.0%0440.000000%0.000000%0.0%0450.000000%0.000000%0.0%0460.000000%0.000000%0.0%0470.000000%0.000000%0.0%0480.000000%0.000000%0.0%0490.000000%0.000000%0.0%050

Very Advanced Degrees by County Subdivision#54

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected county subdivisions in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%10%20%30%Count#Howard TownshipHowardElm Springs TownshipElm SpgsMount RushmoreMt RushmoreTown of Buffalo GapBuffalo GapEast Central PenningtonE Cntrl PenningtonTown of WallTown of KeystoneKeystoneUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesWest PenningtonW PenningtonWest North CentralRapid CityMidwestRapid City Metro AreaRapid CityWest CusterSouth DakotaEast CusterSouthwest MeadeSW MeadeCentral PenningtonCntrl PenningtonBox ElderHill CityRapid City EastRapid City ESturgisCusterSummersetBelle Fourche-Cheyenne ValleysBelle Fourche-Che…PiedmontBox ElderNew UnderwoodTown of HermosaHermosaFaithNorth MeadeTown of PringlePringleTown of WastaLake Hill TownshipLk HlPeno TownshipTown of FairburnFairburnTown of QuinnScenic TownshipScenicCastle Butte TownshipCastle ButteUnion TownshipUnionDakota TownshipDakotaCedar Butte TownshipCedar ButteQuinn TownshipQuinnLakeside TownshipLakesideAsh TownshipFlat Butte TownshipFlat ButteLake Creek TownshipLk CrkHuron TownshipHuronOwanka TownshipOwankaFairview TownshipFairviewSmithville TownshipSmithvilleCrooked Creek TownshipCrooked CrkNortheast PenningtonNE PenningtonShyne TownshipShyneLake Flat TownshipLk Flat38.888889%38.888889%38.9%7138.461538%38.461538%38.5%526.352055%6.352055%6.4%35434.395604%4.395604%4.4%444.225352%4.225352%4.2%1253.725490%3.725490%3.7%1963.493450%3.493450%3.5%873.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M3.092059%3.092059%3.1%4482.978981%2.978981%3.0%414,980415k2.927733%2.927733%2.9%1,42292.893416%2.893416%2.9%1,311,0191.31M2.610806%2.610806%2.6%2,5172.567061%2.567061%2.6%89102.514252%2.514252%2.5%13,99414.0k2.265101%2.265101%2.3%27112.252693%2.252693%2.3%184121.792391%1.792391%1.8%163131.774287%1.774287%1.8%61141.707317%1.707317%1.7%14151.261128%1.261128%1.3%17161.227126%1.227126%1.2%57170.929235%0.929235%0.9%13180.580431%0.580431%0.6%7190.457875%0.457875%0.5%5200.365631%0.365631%0.4%2210.257511%0.257511%0.3%3220.000000%0.000000%0.0%0230.000000%0.000000%0.0%0240.000000%0.000000%0.0%0250.000000%0.000000%0.0%0260.000000%0.000000%0.0%0270.000000%0.000000%0.0%0280.000000%0.000000%0.0%0290.000000%0.000000%0.0%0300.000000%0.000000%0.0%0310.000000%0.000000%0.0%0320.000000%0.000000%0.0%0330.000000%0.000000%0.0%0340.000000%0.000000%0.0%0350.000000%0.000000%0.0%0360.000000%0.000000%0.0%0370.000000%0.000000%0.0%0380.000000%0.000000%0.0%0390.000000%0.000000%0.0%0400.000000%0.000000%0.0%0410.000000%0.000000%0.0%0420.000000%0.000000%0.0%0430.000000%0.000000%0.0%0440.000000%0.000000%0.0%0450.000000%0.000000%0.0%0460.000000%0.000000%0.0%0470.000000%0.000000%0.0%0480.000000%0.000000%0.0%0490.000000%0.000000%0.0%050

Under-Education Sex Ratio by County Subdivision#55

Percentage more likely men are than women to not have a high school diploma (or equivalent) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected county subdivisions in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
Female
Male
10x5x0x5x10xFM#East CusterNorth MeadeTown of QuinnLk CrkFaithW PenningtonSW MeadeKeystoneBuffalo GapTown of WastaWest CusterFairburnHill CityBox ElderMt RushmoreSturgisBelle Fourche-Cheyenne ValleysBelle Fourche-Che…Rapid CityRapid City ESouth DakotaRapid CityWest North CentralMidwestUnited StatesNew UnderwoodE Cntrl PenningtonPiedmontSummersetHermosaPringleCntrl PenningtonLakesideCusterTown of WallBox Elder-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%3.650%3.65%1-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%5.303%5.30%2-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%7.692%7.69%3-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%40.000%40.0%4-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.862%0.86%23.438%23.4%5-1.000000x-1.000000x6.720590x6.720590x6.72x1.406%1.41%9.451%9.45%6-1.000000x-1.000000x4.945813x4.945813x4.95x2.085%2.09%10.314%10.3%7-1.000000x-1.000000x2.927171x2.927171x2.93x5.455%5.45%15.966%16.0%8-1.000000x-1.000000x2.100000x2.100000x2.10x10.204%10.2%21.429%21.4%9-1.000000x-1.000000x2.000000x2.000000x2.00x5.000%5.00%10.000%10.0%10-1.000000x-1.000000x1.724210x1.724210x1.72x5.515%5.52%9.510%9.51%11-1.000000x-1.000000x1.687500x1.687500x1.69x5.556%5.56%9.375%9.38%12-1.000000x-1.000000x1.683509x1.683509x1.68x7.254%7.25%12.212%12.2%13-1.000000x-1.000000x1.607070x1.607070x1.61x6.697%6.70%10.763%10.8%14-1.000000x-1.000000x1.515325x1.515325x1.52x3.261%3.26%4.942%4.94%15-1.000000x-1.000000x1.480208x1.480208x1.48x7.668%7.67%11.350%11.3%16-1.000000x-1.000000x1.325860x1.325860x1.33x3.789%3.79%5.024%5.02%17-1.000000x-1.000000x1.265074x1.265074x1.27x6.232%6.23%7.883%7.88%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.248441x1.248441x1.25x5.315%5.31%6.635%6.64%18-1.000000x-1.000000x1.244888x1.244888x1.24x7.858%7.86%9.783%9.78%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.168092x1.168092x1.17x7.323%7.32%8.554%8.55%19-1.000000x-1.000000x1.137506x1.137506x1.14x8.598%8.60%9.780%9.78%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.127915x1.127915x1.13x9.647%9.65%10.881%10.9%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109070x1.109070x1.11x12.369%12.4%13.719%13.7%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.034705x1.034705x1.03x5.394%5.39%5.581%5.58%20-1.095571x-1.095571x1.10x1.000000x1.000000x6.993%6.99%6.383%6.38%21-1.190311x-1.190311x1.19x1.000000x1.000000x2.768%2.77%2.326%2.33%22-1.300353x-1.300353x1.30x1.000000x1.000000x4.064%4.06%3.125%3.13%23-1.349242x-1.349242x1.35x1.000000x1.000000x7.879%7.88%5.839%5.84%24-1.779661x-1.779661x1.78x1.000000x1.000000x8.475%8.47%4.762%4.76%25-1.799878x-1.799878x1.80x1.000000x1.000000x6.782%6.78%3.768%3.77%26-1.872000x-1.872000x1.87x1.000000x1.000000x72.000%72.0%38.462%38.5%27-2.034124x-2.034124x2.03x1.000000x1.000000x10.154%10.2%4.992%4.99%28-2.752137x-2.752137x2.75x1.000000x1.000000x2.991%2.99%1.087%1.09%29-10.000000x-10.000000x> 10.0x1.000000x1.000000x7.737%7.74%0.617%0.62%30

Over-Education Sex Ratio by County Subdivision#56

Percentage more likely men are than women to have a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected county subdivisions in the Rapid City Area, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
Female
Male
10x5x0x5x10xFM#SummersetRapid City EBelle Fourche-Cheyenne ValleysBelle Fourche-Che…W PenningtonEast CusterPiedmontBuffalo GapElm SpgsHill CityE Cntrl PenningtonCntrl PenningtonMt RushmoreSW MeadeRapid CitySturgisSouth DakotaMidwestWest North CentralUnited StatesRapid CityBox ElderTown of WallCusterWest CusterKeystoneBox ElderHoward-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%1.094%1.09%1-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%2.686%2.69%2-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.810%0.81%3-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%5.619%5.62%4-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%3.942%3.94%5-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%0.775%0.78%6-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%9.524%9.52%7-1.000000x-1.000000x10.000000x10.000000x> 10.0x0.000%0%62.500%62.5%8-1.000000x-1.000000x3.261137x3.261137x3.26x0.777%0.78%2.535%2.53%9-1.000000x-1.000000x3.042553x3.042553x3.04x2.098%2.10%6.383%6.38%10-1.000000x-1.000000x2.553567x2.553567x2.55x1.010%1.01%2.578%2.58%11-1.000000x-1.000000x2.366289x2.366289x2.37x3.793%3.79%8.975%8.98%12-1.000000x-1.000000x2.167794x2.167794x2.17x1.415%1.42%3.068%3.07%13-1.000000x-1.000000x1.755957x1.755957x1.76x1.900%1.90%3.336%3.34%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.728895x1.728895x1.73x0.919%0.92%1.588%1.59%14-1.000000x-1.000000x1.656908x1.656908x1.66x1.896%1.90%3.141%3.14%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.589934x1.589934x1.59x2.251%2.25%3.579%3.58%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.572017x1.572017x1.57x2.329%2.33%3.662%3.66%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.526215x1.526215x1.53x2.660%2.66%4.060%4.06%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.504887x1.504887x1.50x2.347%2.35%3.532%3.53%15-1.000000x-1.000000x1.487688x1.487688x1.49x1.431%1.43%2.129%2.13%16-1.000000x-1.000000x1.453416x1.453416x1.45x2.991%2.99%4.348%4.35%17-1.000000x-1.000000x1.073844x1.073844x1.07x0.900%0.90%0.966%0.97%18-1.250139x-1.250139x1.25x1.000000x1.000000x2.841%2.84%2.273%2.27%19-1.803030x-1.803030x1.80x1.000000x1.000000x4.545%4.55%2.521%2.52%20-10.000000x-10.000000x> 10.0x1.000000x1.000000x0.580%0.58%0.000%0%21-10.000000x-10.000000x> 10.0x1.000000x1.000000x77.778%77.8%0.000%0%22

Educational Attainment by Metro Area in South Dakota

There are 12 metro areas in South Dakota. This section compares the Rapid City Area to all of the metro areas in South Dakota and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with the Rapid City Area.

No H.S. Diploma by Metro Area#57

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected other metro areas in South Dakota, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%5%10%15%Count#Huron Metro AreaHuron AreaSioux City Metro AreaSioux CityUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesMidwestMitchell Metro AreaMitchell AreaWest North CentralSouth DakotaPierre Metro AreaPierre AreaYankton Metro AreaYankton AreaWatertown Metro AreaWatertownAberdeen Metro AreaAberdeen AreaSioux Falls Metro AreaSioux FallsRapid City Metro AreaRapid CitySpearfish Metro AreaSpearfishVermillion Metro AreaVermillionBrookings Metro AreaBrookings16.608739%16.608739%16.6%2,007114.026653%14.026653%14.0%15,23015.2k213.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M10.244520%10.244520%10.2%4,641,8354.64M9.207077%9.207077%9.2%1,40539.174633%9.174633%9.2%1,278,0511.28M8.813537%8.813537%8.8%49,05549.1k8.785393%8.785393%8.8%1,32848.147166%8.147166%8.1%1,29158.146234%8.146234%8.1%1,51368.084172%8.084172%8.1%2,28277.847835%7.847835%7.8%12,67712.7k87.049281%7.049281%7.0%6,79696.010994%6.010994%6.0%1,017105.162771%5.162771%5.2%360114.326428%4.326428%4.3%75612

Bachelor's Degrees by Metro Area#58

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected other metro areas in South Dakota, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%10%20%30%40%Count#Vermillion Metro AreaVermillionBrookings Metro AreaBrookingsSioux Falls Metro AreaSioux FallsPierre Metro AreaPierre AreaSpearfish Metro AreaSpearfishUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesWest North CentralMidwestRapid City Metro AreaRapid CitySouth DakotaAberdeen Metro AreaAberdeen AreaYankton Metro AreaYankton AreaMitchell Metro AreaMitchell AreaSioux City Metro AreaSioux CityWatertown Metro AreaWatertownHuron Metro AreaHuron Area47.827334%47.827334%47.8%3,335140.952272%40.952272%41.0%7,156231.999257%31.999257%32.0%51,69051.7k331.708124%31.708124%31.7%4,793431.603523%31.603523%31.6%5,347530.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M30.056536%30.056536%30.1%4,186,9564.19M28.952816%28.952816%29.0%13,118,64213.1M27.690935%27.690935%27.7%26,69626.7k627.450336%27.450336%27.5%152,785153k27.444381%27.444381%27.4%7,747727.331819%27.331819%27.3%4,331825.937090%25.937090%25.9%3,958921.018797%21.018797%21.0%22,82222.8k1020.938997%20.938997%20.9%3,8891120.340947%20.340947%20.3%2,45812

Very Advanced Degrees by Metro Area#59

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected other metro areas in South Dakota, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%5%10%Count#Vermillion Metro AreaVermillionBrookings Metro AreaBrookingsUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesPierre Metro AreaPierre AreaWest North CentralSioux Falls Metro AreaSioux FallsYankton Metro AreaYankton AreaMidwestSpearfish Metro AreaSpearfishRapid City Metro AreaRapid CitySouth DakotaAberdeen Metro AreaAberdeen AreaSioux City Metro AreaSioux CityMitchell Metro AreaMitchell AreaWatertown Metro AreaWatertownHuron Metro AreaHuron Area10.884842%10.884842%10.9%75914.955935%4.955935%5.0%86623.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M3.261445%3.261445%3.3%49332.978981%2.978981%3.0%414,980415k2.941158%2.941158%2.9%4,75142.934495%2.934495%2.9%46552.893416%2.893416%2.9%1,311,0191.31M2.825226%2.825226%2.8%47862.610806%2.610806%2.6%2,51772.514252%2.514252%2.5%13,99414.0k2.479807%2.479807%2.5%70081.917498%1.917498%1.9%2,08291.225426%1.225426%1.2%187100.856081%0.856081%0.9%159110.571003%0.571003%0.6%6912

Under-Education Sex Ratio by Metro Area#60

Percentage more likely men are than women to not have a high school diploma (or equivalent) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected other metro areas in South Dakota, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
Female
Male
1x0x1xFM#Mitchell AreaWatertownAberdeen AreaVermillionRapid CitySouth DakotaSioux FallsBrookingsHuron AreaWest North CentralSioux CityMidwestUnited StatesSpearfishYankton AreaPierre Area-1.000000x-1.000000x1.863510x1.863510x1.86x6.477%6.48%12.070%12.1%1-1.000000x-1.000000x1.462561x1.462561x1.46x6.634%6.63%9.703%9.70%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.325979x1.325979x1.33x6.979%6.98%9.254%9.25%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.288505x1.288505x1.29x4.505%4.50%5.804%5.80%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.265074x1.265074x1.27x6.232%6.23%7.883%7.88%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.244888x1.244888x1.24x7.858%7.86%9.783%9.78%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.220437x1.220437x1.22x7.077%7.08%8.637%8.64%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.215741x1.215741x1.22x3.894%3.89%4.734%4.73%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.201297x1.201297x1.20x15.124%15.1%18.168%18.2%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.137506x1.137506x1.14x8.598%8.60%9.780%9.78%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.132818x1.132818x1.13x13.176%13.2%14.925%14.9%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.127915x1.127915x1.13x9.647%9.65%10.881%10.9%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109070x1.109070x1.11x12.369%12.4%13.719%13.7%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.038356x1.038356x1.04x5.900%5.90%6.126%6.13%10-1.037244x-1.037244x1.04x1.000000x1.000000x8.304%8.30%8.006%8.01%11-1.318519x-1.318519x1.32x1.000000x1.000000x9.961%9.96%7.555%7.55%12

Over-Education Sex Ratio by Metro Area#61

Percentage more likely men are than women to have a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected other metro areas in South Dakota, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
Female
Male
1x0x1x2x3xFM#WatertownSioux CityAberdeen AreaBrookingsHuron AreaRapid CityVermillionPierre AreaMitchell AreaSouth DakotaSioux FallsMidwestWest North CentralSpearfishUnited StatesYankton Area-1.000000x-1.000000x3.517091x3.517091x3.52x0.382%0.38%1.344%1.34%1-1.000000x-1.000000x2.280406x2.280406x2.28x1.182%1.18%2.695%2.69%2-1.000000x-1.000000x2.135219x2.135219x2.14x1.598%1.60%3.413%3.41%3-1.000000x-1.000000x2.002539x2.002539x2.00x3.268%3.27%6.545%6.55%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.968511x1.968511x1.97x0.388%0.39%0.763%0.76%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.755957x1.755957x1.76x1.900%1.90%3.336%3.34%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.714655x1.714655x1.71x7.992%7.99%13.703%13.7%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.697900x1.697900x1.70x2.432%2.43%4.129%4.13%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.675282x1.675282x1.68x0.922%0.92%1.544%1.54%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.656908x1.656908x1.66x1.896%1.90%3.141%3.14%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.627265x1.627265x1.63x2.245%2.25%3.653%3.65%10-1.000000x-1.000000x1.589934x1.589934x1.59x2.251%2.25%3.579%3.58%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.572017x1.572017x1.57x2.329%2.33%3.662%3.66%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.536343x1.536343x1.54x2.237%2.24%3.437%3.44%11-1.000000x-1.000000x1.526215x1.526215x1.53x2.660%2.66%4.060%4.06%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.097936x1.097936x1.10x2.790%2.79%3.064%3.06%12

Educational Attainment by Metro Area in the Midwest

There are 293 metro areas in the Midwest. This section compares the Rapid City Area to the 50 most populous metro areas in the Midwest and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with the Rapid City Area. The least populous of the compared metro areas has a population of 193,118.

No H.S. Diploma by Metro Area#62

Percent of population 25 years of age and older without a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected other metro areas in the Midwest, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%5%10%15%Count#Elkhart and Goshen Metro AreaElkhart AreaFayetteville, Springdale, and Rogers Metro AreaFayettevilleHuntington and Ashland Metro AreaHuntingtonUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesRockford Metro AreaRockford AreaChicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro AreaChicago AreaSouth Bend and Mishawaka Metro AreaSouth BendSaginaw Metro AreaSaginaw AreaLouisville and Jefferson County Metro AreaLouisvilleRacine Metro AreaRacine AreaDetroit, Warren, and Dearborn Metro AreaDetroit AreaIndianapolis, Carmel, and Anderson Metro AreaIndianapolisFort Wayne Metro AreaFort WayneYoungstown, Warren, and Boardman Metro AreaYoungstownCleveland and Elyria Metro AreaClevelandWichita Metro AreaWichita AreaFlint Metro AreaFlint AreaMidwestToledo Metro AreaToledo AreaCincinnati Metro AreaCincinnatiSpringfield Metro AreaSpringfieldGrand Rapids and Wyoming Metro AreaGrand RapidsDayton Metro AreaDayton AreaCanton and Massillon Metro AreaCanton AreaEvansville Metro AreaEvansvilleLafayette and West Lafayette Metro AreaLafayetteMilwaukee, Waukesha, and West Allis Metro AreaMilwaukeeColumbus Metro AreaColumbus AreaDavenport, Moline, and Rock Island Metro AreaDavenportWest North CentralSt. Louis Metro AreaSt. LouisOmaha and Council Bluffs Metro AreaOmaha AreaAkron Metro AreaAkron AreaSouth DakotaGreen Bay Metro AreaGreen BayKansas City Metro AreaKansas CityTopeka Metro AreaTopeka AreaPeoria Metro AreaPeoria AreaKalamazoo and Portage Metro AreaKalamazooSt. Cloud Metro AreaSt. CloudSioux Falls Metro AreaSioux FallsSpringfield Metro AreaSpringfieldDes Moines and West Des Moines Metro AreaDes MoinesLansing and East Lansing Metro AreaLansing AreaRapid City Metro AreaRapid CityMinneapolis, St. Paul, and Bloomington Metro AreaMinneapolisLincoln Metro AreaLincoln AreaAppleton Metro AreaAppleton AreaDuluth Metro AreaDuluth AreaRochester Metro AreaRochesterCedar Rapids Metro AreaCedar RapidsChampaign and Urbana Metro AreaChampaignFargo Metro AreaFargo AreaAnn Arbor Metro AreaAnn ArborMadison Metro AreaMadison Area19.491099%19.491099%19.5%24,78824.8k114.697356%14.697356%14.7%46,49246.5k213.502945%13.502945%13.5%33,97834.0k313.020590%13.020590%13.0%27,818,38027.8M12.782214%12.782214%12.8%29,34429.3k412.363193%12.363193%12.4%786,419786k512.270240%12.270240%12.3%25,76125.8k611.528984%11.528984%11.5%15,20515.2k711.252381%11.252381%11.3%97,64497.6k811.170104%11.170104%11.2%14,74814.7k910.891515%10.891515%10.9%318,915319k1010.814583%10.814583%10.8%140,185140k1110.585664%10.585664%10.6%29,30829.3k1210.480092%10.480092%10.5%40,85840.9k1310.442639%10.442639%10.4%149,100149k1410.404141%10.404141%10.4%42,95143.0k1510.351514%10.351514%10.4%28,82728.8k1610.244520%10.244520%10.2%4,641,8354.64M10.029971%10.029971%10.0%39,95840.0k179.940523%9.940523%9.9%141,727142k189.932585%9.932585%9.9%29,30529.3k199.889035%9.889035%9.9%65,53865.5k209.844056%9.844056%9.8%53,48053.5k219.808753%9.808753%9.8%27,34727.3k229.774004%9.774004%9.8%20,91520.9k239.633039%9.633039%9.6%11,59511.6k249.572772%9.572772%9.6%100,754101k259.314501%9.314501%9.3%123,226123k269.275401%9.275401%9.3%24,25124.3k279.174633%9.174633%9.2%1,278,0511.28M9.047519%9.047519%9.0%173,200173k288.929054%8.929054%8.9%52,55952.6k298.814416%8.814416%8.8%42,18842.2k308.813537%8.813537%8.8%49,05549.1k8.685969%8.685969%8.7%18,36918.4k318.596307%8.596307%8.6%118,933119k328.494979%8.494979%8.5%13,40113.4k338.425299%8.425299%8.4%21,65921.7k348.106981%8.106981%8.1%17,10817.1k357.880882%7.880882%7.9%9,535367.847835%7.847835%7.8%12,67712.7k377.784245%7.784245%7.8%11,28711.3k387.421437%7.421437%7.4%29,87729.9k397.102978%7.102978%7.1%21,11921.1k407.049281%7.049281%7.0%6,7966.766618%6.766618%6.8%158,334158k416.668155%6.668155%6.7%13,14213.1k426.661760%6.661760%6.7%10,31910.3k436.391349%6.391349%6.4%12,23412.2k446.187739%6.187739%6.2%8,901455.763043%5.763043%5.8%10,20910.2k465.697702%5.697702%5.7%7,961475.545532%5.545532%5.5%7,807485.315730%5.315730%5.3%11,77711.8k495.241862%5.241862%5.2%21,97222.0k50

Bachelor's Degrees by Metro Area#63

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a bachelor's degree or higher..
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected other metro areas in the Midwest, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%10%20%30%40%50%Count#Ann Arbor Metro AreaAnn ArborMadison Metro AreaMadison AreaChampaign and Urbana Metro AreaChampaignMinneapolis, St. Paul, and Bloomington Metro AreaMinneapolisLincoln Metro AreaLincoln AreaFargo Metro AreaFargo AreaChicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro AreaChicago AreaRochester Metro AreaRochesterDes Moines and West Des Moines Metro AreaDes MoinesKansas City Metro AreaKansas CityColumbus Metro AreaColumbus AreaOmaha and Council Bluffs Metro AreaOmaha AreaMilwaukee, Waukesha, and West Allis Metro AreaMilwaukeeSpringfield Metro AreaSpringfieldLansing and East Lansing Metro AreaLansing AreaSt. Louis Metro AreaSt. LouisLafayette and West Lafayette Metro AreaLafayetteKalamazoo and Portage Metro AreaKalamazooIndianapolis, Carmel, and Anderson Metro AreaIndianapolisSioux Falls Metro AreaSioux FallsCincinnati Metro AreaCincinnatiGrand Rapids and Wyoming Metro AreaGrand RapidsUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesWest North CentralAkron Metro AreaAkron AreaCedar Rapids Metro AreaCedar RapidsCleveland and Elyria Metro AreaClevelandDetroit, Warren, and Dearborn Metro AreaDetroit AreaFayetteville, Springdale, and Rogers Metro AreaFayettevilleWichita Metro AreaWichita AreaMidwestAppleton Metro AreaAppleton AreaDayton Metro AreaDayton AreaLouisville and Jefferson County Metro AreaLouisvilleRapid City Metro AreaRapid CitySouth DakotaPeoria Metro AreaPeoria AreaTopeka Metro AreaTopeka AreaSpringfield Metro AreaSpringfieldSouth Bend and Mishawaka Metro AreaSouth BendDuluth Metro AreaDuluth AreaDavenport, Moline, and Rock Island Metro AreaDavenportFort Wayne Metro AreaFort WayneGreen Bay Metro AreaGreen BayToledo Metro AreaToledo AreaSt. Cloud Metro AreaSt. CloudEvansville Metro AreaEvansvilleRacine Metro AreaRacine AreaRockford Metro AreaRockford AreaCanton and Massillon Metro AreaCanton AreaYoungstown, Warren, and Boardman Metro AreaYoungstownSaginaw Metro AreaSaginaw AreaFlint Metro AreaFlint AreaHuntington and Ashland Metro AreaHuntingtonElkhart and Goshen Metro AreaElkhart Area53.235838%53.235838%53.2%117,944118k143.867317%43.867317%43.9%183,876184k240.937426%40.937426%40.9%57,19957.2k339.983752%39.983752%40.0%935,591936k436.744365%36.744365%36.7%72,41872.4k536.220344%36.220344%36.2%50,99151.0k636.061733%36.061733%36.1%2,293,8762.29M735.991908%35.991908%36.0%51,77451.8k835.914868%35.914868%35.9%144,585145k934.986657%34.986657%35.0%484,053484k1034.785494%34.785494%34.8%460,194460k1134.550285%34.550285%34.6%203,373203k1233.810164%33.810164%33.8%355,854356k1333.687361%33.687361%33.7%48,84648.8k1433.340172%33.340172%33.3%99,12999.1k1532.608574%32.608574%32.6%624,238624k1632.341921%32.341921%32.3%38,92938.9k1732.296662%32.296662%32.3%68,15568.2k1832.189632%32.189632%32.2%417,261417k1931.999257%31.999257%32.0%51,69051.7k2031.723093%31.723093%31.7%452,292452k2130.838164%30.838164%30.8%204,375204k2230.315023%30.315023%30.3%64,767,78764.8M30.056536%30.056536%30.1%4,186,9564.19M29.971272%29.971272%30.0%143,450143k2329.922776%29.922776%29.9%53,00753.0k2429.705211%29.705211%29.7%424,131424k2529.536919%29.536919%29.5%864,872865k2629.432332%29.432332%29.4%93,10393.1k2729.268021%29.268021%29.3%120,826121k2828.952816%28.952816%29.0%13,118,64213.1M27.982104%27.982104%28.0%43,34443.3k2927.783136%27.783136%27.8%150,938151k3027.701458%27.701458%27.7%240,383240k3127.690935%27.690935%27.7%26,69626.7k27.450336%27.450336%27.5%152,785153k27.438334%27.438334%27.4%70,53670.5k3227.207896%27.207896%27.2%42,92142.9k3326.805948%26.805948%26.8%79,08879.1k3426.353318%26.353318%26.4%55,32855.3k3526.209545%26.209545%26.2%50,16950.2k3626.094357%26.094357%26.1%68,22568.2k3725.942607%25.942607%25.9%71,82671.8k3825.916521%25.916521%25.9%54,80854.8k3925.829974%25.829974%25.8%102,903103k4025.127904%25.127904%25.1%30,40230.4k4124.033815%24.033815%24.0%51,42951.4k4223.972400%23.972400%24.0%31,65131.7k4322.273478%22.273478%22.3%51,13351.1k4421.826960%21.826960%21.8%60,85460.9k4520.741132%20.741132%20.7%80,86280.9k4620.726390%20.726390%20.7%27,33527.3k4719.903333%19.903333%19.9%55,42755.4k4819.440139%19.440139%19.4%48,91848.9k4918.269170%18.269170%18.3%23,23423.2k50

Very Advanced Degrees by Metro Area#64

Percent of population 25 years of age and older with a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD).
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected other metro areas in the Midwest, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
0%2%4%6%8%10%Count#Ann Arbor Metro AreaAnn ArborChampaign and Urbana Metro AreaChampaignMadison Metro AreaMadison AreaRochester Metro AreaRochesterLansing and East Lansing Metro AreaLansing AreaLafayette and West Lafayette Metro AreaLafayetteLincoln Metro AreaLincoln AreaMinneapolis, St. Paul, and Bloomington Metro AreaMinneapolisChicago, Naperville, and Elgin Metro AreaChicago AreaColumbus Metro AreaColumbus AreaKalamazoo and Portage Metro AreaKalamazooSpringfield Metro AreaSpringfieldCleveland and Elyria Metro AreaClevelandFargo Metro AreaFargo AreaFayetteville, Springdale, and Rogers Metro AreaFayettevilleSt. Louis Metro AreaSt. LouisUnited States of AmericaUnited StatesDes Moines and West Des Moines Metro AreaDes MoinesIndianapolis, Carmel, and Anderson Metro AreaIndianapolisOmaha and Council Bluffs Metro AreaOmaha AreaKansas City Metro AreaKansas CityMilwaukee, Waukesha, and West Allis Metro AreaMilwaukeeCincinnati Metro AreaCincinnatiSouth Bend and Mishawaka Metro AreaSouth BendAkron Metro AreaAkron AreaLouisville and Jefferson County Metro AreaLouisvilleWest North CentralToledo Metro AreaToledo AreaSioux Falls Metro AreaSioux FallsDetroit, Warren, and Dearborn Metro AreaDetroit AreaMidwestTopeka Metro AreaTopeka AreaDayton Metro AreaDayton AreaGrand Rapids and Wyoming Metro AreaGrand RapidsSpringfield Metro AreaSpringfieldRapid City Metro AreaRapid CitySt. Cloud Metro AreaSt. CloudSouth DakotaDuluth Metro AreaDuluth AreaCedar Rapids Metro AreaCedar RapidsFort Wayne Metro AreaFort WayneHuntington and Ashland Metro AreaHuntingtonWichita Metro AreaWichita AreaPeoria Metro AreaPeoria AreaDavenport, Moline, and Rock Island Metro AreaDavenportEvansville Metro AreaEvansvilleRockford Metro AreaRockford AreaCanton and Massillon Metro AreaCanton AreaSaginaw Metro AreaSaginaw AreaGreen Bay Metro AreaGreen BayYoungstown, Warren, and Boardman Metro AreaYoungstownAppleton Metro AreaAppleton AreaFlint Metro AreaFlint AreaRacine Metro AreaRacine AreaElkhart and Goshen Metro AreaElkhart Area10.178741%10.178741%10.2%22,55122.6k16.935866%6.935866%6.9%9,69125.974750%5.974750%6.0%25,04425.0k35.925658%5.925658%5.9%8,52444.862340%4.862340%4.9%14,45714.5k54.816104%4.816104%4.8%5,79764.467085%4.467085%4.5%8,80473.980678%3.980678%4.0%93,14593.1k83.767884%3.767884%3.8%239,674240k93.620928%3.620928%3.6%47,90347.9k103.483898%3.483898%3.5%7,352113.455910%3.455910%3.5%5,011123.424359%3.424359%3.4%48,89348.9k133.377610%3.377610%3.4%4,755143.375916%3.375916%3.4%10,67910.7k153.340948%3.340948%3.3%63,95764.0k163.336158%3.336158%3.3%7,127,6737.13M3.331040%3.331040%3.3%13,41013.4k173.311452%3.311452%3.3%42,92542.9k183.305648%3.305648%3.3%19,45819.5k193.293084%3.293084%3.3%45,56145.6k203.286157%3.286157%3.3%34,58734.6k213.129371%3.129371%3.1%44,61744.6k223.087446%3.087446%3.1%6,482233.009036%3.009036%3.0%14,40214.4k242.993329%2.993329%3.0%25,97526.0k252.978981%2.978981%3.0%414,980415k2.958688%2.958688%3.0%11,78711.8k262.941158%2.941158%2.9%4,751272.895695%2.895695%2.9%84,78984.8k282.893416%2.893416%2.9%1,311,0191.31M2.744181%2.744181%2.7%4,329292.681530%2.681530%2.7%14,56814.6k302.626997%2.626997%2.6%17,41017.4k312.625755%2.625755%2.6%7,747322.610806%2.610806%2.6%2,5172.555604%2.555604%2.6%3,092332.514252%2.514252%2.5%13,99414.0k2.399498%2.399498%2.4%4,593342.360765%2.360765%2.4%4,182352.307984%2.307984%2.3%6,390362.228634%2.228634%2.2%5,608372.227815%2.227815%2.2%9,197382.187722%2.187722%2.2%5,624392.156777%2.156777%2.2%5,639402.090324%2.090324%2.1%4,473411.937544%1.937544%1.9%4,448421.919283%1.919283%1.9%5,351431.916063%1.916063%1.9%2,527441.879146%1.879146%1.9%3,974451.851676%1.851676%1.9%7,219461.764375%1.764375%1.8%2,733471.717891%1.717891%1.7%4,784481.651885%1.651885%1.7%2,181491.351670%1.351670%1.4%1,71950

Under-Education Sex Ratio by Metro Area#65

Percentage more likely men are than women to not have a high school diploma (or equivalent) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected other metro areas in the Midwest, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
Female
Male
1x0x1xFM#Fargo AreaRacine AreaCedar RapidsAppleton AreaKalamazooRapid CityGreen BaySouth DakotaMadison AreaLincoln AreaSioux FallsLansing AreaOmaha AreaRockford AreaFort WayneDes MoinesFlint AreaGrand RapidsYoungstownAnn ArborDuluth AreaWest North CentralChampaignMidwestRochesterToledo AreaDavenportSpringfieldTopeka AreaCincinnatiSpringfieldKansas CityUnited StatesIndianapolisColumbus AreaMilwaukeeClevelandSt. CloudChicago AreaLouisvilleDetroit AreaEvansvilleWichita AreaSaginaw AreaMinneapolisLafayetteSouth BendCanton AreaFayettevilleSt. LouisElkhart AreaPeoria AreaHuntingtonDayton AreaAkron Area-1.000000x-1.000000x1.364273x1.364273x1.36x4.692%4.69%6.401%6.40%1-1.000000x-1.000000x1.324710x1.324710x1.32x9.652%9.65%12.786%12.8%2-1.000000x-1.000000x1.316098x1.316098x1.32x4.992%4.99%6.570%6.57%3-1.000000x-1.000000x1.280375x1.280375x1.28x5.854%5.85%7.496%7.50%4-1.000000x-1.000000x1.267354x1.267354x1.27x7.183%7.18%9.103%9.10%5-1.000000x-1.000000x1.265074x1.265074x1.27x6.232%6.23%7.883%7.88%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.245810x1.245810x1.25x7.746%7.75%9.650%9.65%6-1.000000x-1.000000x1.244888x1.244888x1.24x7.858%7.86%9.783%9.78%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.231258x1.231258x1.23x4.707%4.71%5.796%5.80%7-1.000000x-1.000000x1.220448x1.220448x1.22x6.010%6.01%7.335%7.33%8-1.000000x-1.000000x1.220437x1.220437x1.22x7.077%7.08%8.637%8.64%9-1.000000x-1.000000x1.208973x1.208973x1.21x6.457%6.46%7.806%7.81%10-1.000000x-1.000000x1.201095x1.201095x1.20x8.134%8.13%9.770%9.77%11-1.000000x-1.000000x1.197136x1.197136x1.20x11.674%11.7%13.976%14.0%12-1.000000x-1.000000x1.183178x1.183178x1.18x9.731%9.73%11.514%11.5%13-1.000000x-1.000000x1.171756x1.171756x1.17x6.851%6.85%8.028%8.03%14-1.000000x-1.000000x1.156614x1.156614x1.16x9.644%9.64%11.154%11.2%15-1.000000x-1.000000x1.154260x1.154260x1.15x9.199%9.20%10.618%10.6%16-1.000000x-1.000000x1.151998x1.151998x1.15x9.771%9.77%11.257%11.3%17-1.000000x-1.000000x1.149873x1.149873x1.15x4.956%4.96%5.698%5.70%18-1.000000x-1.000000x1.145804x1.145804x1.15x5.958%5.96%6.826%6.83%19-1.000000x-1.000000x1.137506x1.137506x1.14x8.598%8.60%9.780%9.78%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.128717x1.128717x1.13x5.363%5.36%6.054%6.05%20-1.000000x-1.000000x1.127915x1.127915x1.13x9.647%9.65%10.881%10.9%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.127663x1.127663x1.13x5.826%5.83%6.570%6.57%21-1.000000x-1.000000x1.126592x1.126592x1.13x9.459%9.46%10.657%10.7%22-1.000000x-1.000000x1.126332x1.126332x1.13x8.740%8.74%9.844%9.84%23-1.000000x-1.000000x1.124459x1.124459x1.12x9.371%9.37%10.537%10.5%24-1.000000x-1.000000x1.122508x1.122508x1.12x8.025%8.02%9.008%9.01%25-1.000000x-1.000000x1.120901x1.120901x1.12x9.396%9.40%10.532%10.5%26-1.000000x-1.000000x1.116459x1.116459x1.12x7.381%7.38%8.241%8.24%27-1.000000x-1.000000x1.115083x1.115083x1.12x8.146%8.15%9.083%9.08%28-1.000000x-1.000000x1.109070x1.109070x1.11x12.369%12.4%13.719%13.7%-1.000000x-1.000000x1.106374x1.106374x1.11x10.291%10.3%11.386%11.4%29-1.000000x-1.000000x1.104385x1.104385x1.10x8.867%8.87%9.793%9.79%30-1.000000x-1.000000x1.100654x1.100654x1.10x9.134%9.13%10.054%10.1%31-1.000000x-1.000000x1.095211x1.095211x1.10x9.995%10.00%10.947%10.9%32-1.000000x-1.000000x1.092140x1.092140x1.09x7.533%7.53%8.227%8.23%33-1.000000x-1.000000x1.086510x1.086510x1.09x11.871%11.9%12.898%12.9%34-1.000000x-1.000000x1.082090x1.082090x1.08x10.827%10.8%11.716%11.7%35-1.000000x-1.000000x1.080090x1.080090x1.08x10.493%10.5%11.334%11.3%36-1.000000x-1.000000x1.073397x1.073397x1.07x9.442%9.44%10.135%10.1%37-1.000000x-1.000000x1.066981x1.066981x1.07x10.076%10.1%10.751%10.8%38-1.000000x-1.000000x1.066017x1.066017x1.07x11.180%11.2%11.918%11.9%39-1.000000x-1.000000x1.065442x1.065442x1.07x6.557%6.56%6.987%6.99%40-1.000000x-1.000000x1.062264x1.062264x1.06x9.348%9.35%9.930%9.93%41-1.000000x-1.000000x1.061296x1.061296x1.06x11.920%11.9%12.650%12.7%42-1.000000x-1.000000x1.051981x1.051981x1.05x9.572%9.57%10.070%10.1%43-1.000000x-1.000000x1.047072x1.047072x1.05x14.366%14.4%15.043%15.0%44-1.000000x-1.000000x1.044797x1.044797x1.04x8.860%8.86%9.257%9.26%45-1.000000x-1.000000x1.043214x1.043214x1.04x19.091%19.1%19.916%19.9%46-1.000000x-1.000000x1.034753x1.034753x1.03x8.287%8.29%8.575%8.57%47-1.000000x-1.000000x1.020826x1.020826x1.02x13.369%13.4%13.647%13.6%48-1.000000x-1.000000x1.000795x1.000795x1.00x9.840%9.84%9.848%9.85%49-1.039520x-1.039520x1.04x1.000000x1.000000x8.977%8.98%8.636%8.64%50

Over-Education Sex Ratio by Metro Area#66

Percentage more likely men are than women to have a professional or doctorate degree (e.g., MBA, PhD, or MD) among people aged 25 years and older.
Scope: population of the Rapid City Area, selected other metro areas in the Midwest, and entities that contain the Rapid City Area
Female
Male
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Educational Attainment by Metro Area in the United States

There are 933 metro areas in the United States. This section compares the Rapid City Area to the 50 most populous metro areas in the United States and to those entities that contain or substantially overlap with the Rapid City Area. The least populous of the compared metro areas has a population of 1,135,503.