It is another Rosebud District settlement located in Mellette County. The population of White River is 598. That is according
to the 2000 census. Native Americans including mixed bloods and Hispanics, make up 49% of the city's population. Whites
make up 51% of the city's population. About 25% of the city's population lives below the poverty line. There are a total of
252 housing units in White River. The city covers 0.5 sq. mi. Elevation is 2,136 feet above sea level. Zip code is 57579.
Below are several links to photographs of the Anishinabe-Dakota settlement of White River, Rosebud-Pine Ridge Reservation.