Bon Homme County

Founded in 1862, Bon Homme County is home to Avon (41 minutes to Yankton), Scotland (35 minutes), Springfield (36 minutes), Tabor (21 minutes), and Tyndall (32 minutes). The county has a strong ethnic tradition honoring the European immigrants who homesteaded in the region. The welcoming and inclusive community is based on an agricultural economy. Bon Homme county borders Yankton county to the west and the Missouri River to the south. Springfield Recreation Area offers access to the Missouri River and Lewis & Clark Lake.

The AvonBon Homme, and Scotland school districts provide education from kindergarten to high school.

Demographics

Total Population

6,949

Households

2,434

Median Age

44

Population Growth Rate

-0%

Source:

ESRI, 2018-06-22

Housing

Total Housing Units

2,970

Owner Occupied

1,894

Renter Occupied

540

Vacant

536

Median Home Value

$89,813


Average Home Value

$126,016

Source:

ESRI, 2018-06-22

Income

Median Household

2017

$44,290

2022

$51,287

Average Household

2017

$64,518

2022

$77,164

Per Capita

2017

$25,434

2022

$29,913

Cost of living

85.00%

of US average
Source:

ESRI, 2018-06-22

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Commute

Average Commute Time

20 min.

Drive Alone

1,920

Carpooled

278

Public

0

Work At Home

377

Source:

ESRI, 2018-06-22

Workforce

Workers 16+

2,764

Graduates

High School

1,526

Associates

597

Bachelor's

724

Graduate

246

Total Employed

2,050

Total Businesses

338

AG/Forestry/
Fish/Hunting

Businesses

19

Employed

45

Mining

Businesses

0

Employed

0

Utilities

Businesses

3

Employed

24

Construction

Businesses

20

Employed

41

Manufacturing

Businesses

7

Employed

89

Wholesale Trade

Businesses

12

Employed

40

Source:

ESRI, 2018-06-22