Miller is a very small city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 1,437 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Miller is the 45th largest community in South Dakota.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Miller is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Miller is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Miller who work in sales jobs (11.19%), office and administrative support (10.31%), and management occupations (7.17%).
Miller’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 13.41 minutes getting to work every day.
The population of Miller overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Miller, 23.65% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Miller in 2010 was $27,382, which is wealthy relative to South Dakota, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $109,528 for a family of four. However, Miller contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Miller home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Miller residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Miller include Irish, English, Norwegian, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Miller is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Japanese.