Belle Fourche, SD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,094 housing units in Belle Fourche. This represents a 6.1% growth from 1,973 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,064 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 30 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Belle Fourche is about 64.2%. Belle Fourche's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.8%. Average household size is 2.35 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Belle Fourche were built after 1957.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.40%
One Bedroom14.70%
Two Bedrooms36.30%
Three Bedrooms29.30%
Four Bedrooms15.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$63,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$54,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.18
Median year structure was built1958
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$292

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.10%
Home Equity Loan11.60%
Simple Mortgage39.30%
Debt Free45.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.5%