Bowdle, South Dakota

Population 492

Bowdle is located in Edmunds County, SD. The population is 492, making Bowdle the 2nd largest city in Edmunds County.

There are 3 public schools in Bowdle with an average Homefacts rating of C. , and there are 3 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Bowdle is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Bowdle property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Bowdle include Bowdle Township, Odessa Township and Cottonwood Lake Township.

Bowdle Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 18.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 63.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 17.6%

Crime Rate

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Registered Offenders

77.80% Higher than national avg.
  • 3 offenders in Bowdle
  • 60.98 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

38 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 38


Low 2.3%
  • South Dakota unemployment average: 2.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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3 Public Schools view public schools

There are 3 K-12 public schools in Bowdle, SD and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Bowdle's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.

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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Bowdle, SD

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4 Building Permits View All

  • In 2010, the city of Bowdle, SD issued 4 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 4 permits, were issued for single family homes and 4 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2009, the city of Bowdle, SD issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $541
  • 1 Bedroom: $575
  • 2 Bedrooms: $757
  • 3 Bedrooms: $993
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,296

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Environmental Hazards

38 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (214/214)
    Bowdle, SD has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.83 Average
    Bowdle, SD is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 13.4°
  • February 16.23°
  • March 28.53°
  • April 39.57°
  • May 53.93°
  • June 63.52°
  • July 73.15°
  • August 68.35°
  • September 58.7°
  • October 46.57°
  • November 29.97°
  • December 16.87°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Bowdle, SD

Bowdle, SD has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Bowdle, SD has no risk of hurricanes.
Bowdle, SD has a high risk of hail storms.
Bowdle, SD has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Bowdle, SD: $48,846


Unemployment in Bowdle is 2.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.4% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 28.21%
White Collar - 71.79%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Dennis Daugaard
  • Sen. Mike Rounds
  • Sen. John Thune

City Representatives

  • Kristi Noem

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

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0 Fire Stations view all

  • No fire stations found in Bowdle, SD

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

0 Police Stations view all

  • No police station found in Bowdle, SD

1 Retirement Home view all

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