Posted: May 15, 2024
Rapid City
Agenda Item Summary

Agenda Item Ref. #: 24TP018 - Rapid City Year End 2023 Population Estimate

Agenda Item Title:

24TP018 – Rapid City Year End 2023 Population Estimate

Origination Group:
Legal & Finance Committee
Origination Meeting Date:
City Council Hearing Date:
Long Range Planning
Staff Contact:
Kelly Brennan
Agenda Item Summary:
Every year the Long Range Planning Division prepares a population estimate for Rapid City using a methodology approved by the United States Census Bureau. These estimates are based on approved building permits, housing demolitions, the 2020 Census occupancy rate and the 2020 Census persons per household rate for Rapid City and Pennington County. The 2023 year end Rapid City population estimate is 82,418. This is a 2.24% increase from 2022.

Funding Source & Fiscal Impact (if applicable):

Funding Cost Center


Origination Recommendation Action:

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