It is one of the many communities of the Black Hills Indian Reservation. It is one of two communities which make up Los Coyotes. It is located 2.5 miles to the southeast of Tekvic which is the other Los Coyotes community. Warner Springs is located 4.3 miles to the northwest. According to the 2000 census, the population of Los Coyotes is 70. Indians account for 56 of St. Ignacio's population of 70. There are 23 housing units in both Los Coyotes communities. However, using google earth, i counted between 40 and 45 housing units located in St. Ignacio. The housing units are spread out over an area of around 2.0 sq. mi. The population of St. Ignacio is probably between 120 and 160. Elevation is 4,100 feet above sea level at the east end, while at the west end, it is 3,925 feet above sea level. Below is a google earth photo of St. Ignacio.