South Dakota Counties  Information

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  • Population: 2,710

  • Koch Waterfowl Production Area

Aurora County

  • Population: 17,398

  • World's Largest Pheasant

  • Dakotaland Museum

  • Huron Wetland Management District

Beadle County

  • Population: 3,431

  • Lacreek National Wildlife Refuge

  • US Interior Department

Bennett County

  • Population: 7,070

  • Lewis and Clark Lake

  • Springfield Recreation Area

  • Missouri National Recreational River

  • Lewis and Clark Lake

  • Missouri National Recreational River

Bon Homme County

  • Population: 31,965

  • South Dakota State University

  • Children's Museum of South Dakota

  • South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum

Brookings County

  • Population: 36,531

  • Western Union Building

  • Sand Lake National Wildlife Refuge

  • Storybook Land

  • Dacotah Prairie Museum

Brown County

  • Population: 5,255

  • Akta Lakota Museum & Cultural Center

  • South Dakota Hall of Fame

  • South Dakota Tractor Museum

Brule County

  • Population: 1,912

  • Lake Sharpe

  • Crow Creek Site

  • Fort Thompson Mounds

Buffalo County

  • Population: 10,110

  • Geographic Center of the Nation Monument

  • Belle Fourche Dam

  • Tri-State Museum

  • Castle Rock Butte

Butte County

  • Population: 1,466

  • Lake Oahe

  • West Pollock Recreation Area

  • Vanderbilt Archeological Site

Campbell County

  • Population: 9,129

  • Missouri National Recreational River

  • Fort Randall Dam

  • Holy Fellowship Episcopal Church

Charles Mix County

  • Population: 3,691

  • Waubay Wetland Management District

  • Clark Center Lutheran Church

Clark County

  • Population: 13,864

  • University of South Dakota

  • DakotaDome

  • National Music Museum

  • Spirit Mound State Historic Prairie

  • W. H. Over Museum

Clay County

  • Population: 27,227

  • Redlin Art Center

  • Bramble Park Zoo

  • Codington County Heritage Museum

Codington County

  • Population: 4,050

  • Grand River National Grassland

  • Lake Oahe

Corson County

  • Population: 8,216

  • Crazy Horse Memorial

  • Wind Cave Bison Herd

  • Black Hills Playhouse

  • Bedrock City

  • Wind Cave National Park

Custer County

  • Population: 19,504

  • The World's Only Corn Palace

  • Dakota Discovery Museum

  • Mitchell Prehistoric Indian Village

Davison County

  • Population: 5,710

  • International Vinegar Museum

  • Waubay National Wildlife Refuge

  •  Museum of Wildlife Science & Industry

Day County

  • Population: 4,364

  • Lake Cochrane State Recreation Area

  • Round Lake State Wildlife Management Area

Deuel County

  • Population: 5,301

  • Lake Oahe

  • Molstad Village

Dewey County

  • Population: 3,002

  • Delmont Pumphouse

  • Douglas County Courthouse

Douglas County

  • Population: 4,071

  • Bowdle-Hosmer State Game Production Area

  •  Bowdle-Hosmer Lake

  • Mina State Game Production Area

Edmunds County

  • Population: 7,094

  • Mammoth Site

  • Hot Springs

  • Black Hills National Forest

  • Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary

  • Battle Mountain Sanitarium

Fall River County

  • Population: 2,364

  • Pickler Mansion

  • Faulk County Courthouse

Faulk County

  • Population: 7,356

  • Waubay Wetland Management District

  • Big Stone Island State Nature Area

  •  Abbey of the Hills

Grant County

  • Population: 4,271

  • Karl E. Mundt National Wildlife Refuge

  • Missouri National Recreational River

  • Burke Lake State Recreation Area

Gregory County

  • Population: 1,937

  • Cheyenne State Game Production Area

Haakon County

  • Population: 5,903

  • South Dakota Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame

  • Lake Poinsett

  • Lake Marsh

Hamlin County

  • Population: 3,431

  • Port and Helen McWhorter House

  • Hand County Court House

Hand County

  • Population: 3,331

  • Bloom Site

  • Fort James

  • Old Rockport Hutterrite Colony

  • Saint Peters Grotto

Hanson County

  • Population: 1,255

  • Thomas Ashcroft Ranch

  • Fowler Hotel

  • Little Missouri Bank Building

  • Custer National Forest

  • Sioux National Forest

Harding County

  • Population: 17,022

  • Arzberger Site

  • South Dakota State Capitol

  • Oahe Downstream State Recreation Area

  • Casey Tibbs Rodeo Center Museum

Hughes County

  • Population: 7,343

  • First National Bank Freeman

  • Kost Farm Barn

  • Millown Hutterite Colony

  • JW Ulmer House

Hutchinson County

  • Population: 1,420

  • Augustus and Augusta Gerhart House

  • Hyde County Courthouse

  • Hyde County Memorial Auditorium Lake Sharpe

Hyde County

  • Population: 3,031

  • Minuteman Missile Visitors Center

  • Ben Reifel Visitor Center

  • Big Badlands Overlook

  • 1880 Town

  • Fossil Exhibit Trailhead

Jackson County

  • Population: 2,070

  • Jerauld County Courthouse

  • Robert S Vessey House

  • Wessington Springs Carnegie Library

Jerauld County

  • Population: 1,006

  • Capa Bridge

  • Freier Round Barn

  • Merdo State Bank

  • Weigandt Barn

  • Fort Pierre National Grassland

Jones County

  • Population: 5,148

  • Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Homes

  • Lake Thompson State Recreation

  • De Smet Depot Museum

  • Arlington Masonic Temple

Kingsbury County

  • Population: 11,200

  • Chapel Emmanuel Railroad Car

  • Pacific Railroad Depot

  • J Whitney Goff Round Barn

  • Smith-Zimmermann Museum

Lake County

  • Population: 24,097

  • Deadwood Historic District

  • Frawley Ranch

  • James A Corbin House

  • Arthur Hewes House

  • Adams Museum & House

Lawrence County

  • Population: 44,828

  • Blood Run Site

  • Good Earth State

  • Park Visitor Center

  • Newton Hills State Park

  • Canton Carnegie Library

Lincoln County

  • Population: 3,755

  • Langdeau Site

  • Medicine Creek Archeological District

  • Edgar Vernon House

  • Fort Pierre National Grassland

  • Lyman County Historical Museum 

Lyman County

  • Population: 4,656

  • Fort Sisseton State Park

  • Ninemile Lake

  • Elm Lake

  • Fort Sisseton

  • Marshall County Courthouse

Marshall County

  • Population: 5,618

  • Downtown Salem Historic District

  • McCook County Courthouse

  • Stark Round Barn

  • Porter Sculpture Park

McCook County

  • Population: 2,459

  • Amos Hoffman House

  • McPherson County Courthouse

  • Peter Wittmayer House-Barn

McPherson County

  • Population: 25,434

  • Bear Butte

  • Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame

  • Wonderland Cave

  • Fort Meade

  • Black Hills Petrified Forest

  • Fort Meade Museum

Meade County

  • Population: 2,048

  • South Dakota Dept. of Transportation Bridge

  • Stamford Bridge

Mellette County

  • Population: 2,389

  • Coughlin House

  • Nansen Store

  • Wheeler Hotel

  • SD Dept of Transportation Bridge NO 49

Miner County

  • Population: 100,948

  • Mount Rushmore National Memorial

  • Minuteman Missile National Historic Site

  • Dinosaur Park

  • Mount Rushmore National Memorial

  • Pennington county Courthouse

Pennington County

  • Population: 2,982

  • Donald Beckon Ranch

  • Anna Carr Homestead

  • Foster Ranch House

  • LF Harriman House

  • Lemmon Petrified Park

  • GE Lemmon House

Perkins County

  • Population: 2,329

  • DH and Leah Curran House

  • George Hollan House

  • Potter County Courthouse

  • St. Bernards Catholic Church

  • GL Stocker Blacksmith Shop

Potter County

  • Population: 10,149

  • New Effington Hospital

  • Roberts County Courthouse

  • Sisseton Carnegie Library

  • Andrew and Mary Stavig House

Roberts County

  • Population: 2,355

  • St. Scholastica Rectory 

  • South Dakora Dept. of Transportation Bridge NO 56

  • Woonsocket State Bank

Sanborn County

  • Population: 6,451

  • Markham Farmstead

  • Old Spink Colony

  • Redfield Carnegie Library

  • Old Redfield City Hall

  • Salem Church

  • Spink County Courthouse

Spink County

  • Population: 2,966

  • Fort Pierre Chouteau Site

  • Verendrye Site

  • Jefferson Davis Carr House

  • Fort Pierre Chouteau Site

  • La Verendrye Site

Stanley County

  • Population: 1,373

  • Cooper Village Archeological Site

  • Jacob D Goosen Barn

  • LE Snyder House

  • Sully County Courthouse

Sully County

  • Population: 9,612

  • Rosebud Agency

  • Rosebud Hotel

  • St. Francis Mission

  • Spotted Tail Gravesite

Todd County

  • Population: 5,644

  • Wewela Hall

  • Tripp County Veteran's Memorial

  • Manthey Barn

  • Lewis Bridge

  • E. G. Barnum House

Tripp County

  • Population: 8,347

  • Archeological Site

  • Bones Hereford Ranch Sale Barn

  • Brough-Martinson House

  • Chandler Gray and Mary Abbie Newhall House and Homestead Shack

Turner County

  • Population: 14,399

  • Governor William J. Bulow House

  • Chicago and Northwestern Railroad Depot

  • Hultgren Farm

Union County

  • Population: 5,438

  • A. H. Brown Public Library

  • Walworth County Courthouse

  • Selby Opera House

  • Jacob Ochszbner Sr. House

Walworth County

  • Population: 22,438

  • Lewis & Clark Recreation Area

  • Gavins Point Dam

  • Dakota Territorial Museum/Mead Cultural

  • Gavins Point National Fish Hatchery

Yankton County

  • Population: 2,801

  • Thunder Butte

  • Eagle Butte

  • McFarthest Spot

Ziebach County