Buffalo, SD

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Buffalo Profile


Overview

Buffalo is a tiny town located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 345 people and just one neighborhood, Buffalo is the 118th largest community in South Dakota.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Buffalo, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 42.39% of Buffalo’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Buffalo is a town of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Buffalo who work in management occupations (13.04%), office and administrative support (10.87%), and sales jobs (8.70%).


Setting & Lifestyle

The overall crime rate in Buffalo is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Buffalo has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Buffalo a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One of the benefits of Buffalo is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 15.63 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

Buffalo is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Buffalo Demographics

The education level of Buffalo citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.65% of adults in Buffalo have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Buffalo in 2010 was $24,228, which is middle income relative to South Dakota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,912 for a family of four.

The people who call Buffalo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Buffalo residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Buffalo include Norwegian, English, Irish, and Hungarian.

The most common language spoken in Buffalo is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Buffalo 0.101011101001110
South Dakota 3.83
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Buffalo 0.101011101001110
South Dakota 19.43
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Buffalo 0.101011101001110
South Dakota 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 9 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

HARDING COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 31-1


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District Quality Compared to South Dakota

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Better than of SD school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to SD Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Harding County High School 01
12474 Tipperary St
Buffalo, SD, 57720
09-12
Camp Crook Elementary 08
3 Rd N
Camp Crook, SD, 57724
KG-08
Ludlow Elementary 06
Hcr 63
Ludlow, SD, 57775
KG-08
Harding County Ms 03
12474 Tipperary St
Buffalo, SD, 57720
06-08
Buffalo Elementary 02
12474 Tipperary St
Buffalo, SD, 57720
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.3% 39.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.6% 32.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.8% 7.4%

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