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South Dakota Counties by Population

The data is from the US Census. Below are 66 South Dakota counties ranked 1 through 66. You can copy and paste this list directly into your favorite spreadsheet program. Don't you just adore lovely numbers listed nicely in columns & rows? We do!

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Rank County Population
1 Minnehaha County 192,876
2 Pennington County 111,729
3 Lincoln County 58,807
4 Brown County 39,316
5 Brookings County 35,232
6 Meade County 28,294
7 Codington County 28,015
8 Lawrence County 25,741
9 Yankton County 22,869
10 Davison County 19,790
11 Beadle County 18,883
12 Hughes County 17,650
13 Union County 15,619
14 Oglala Lakota County 14,309
15 Clay County 14,041
16 Lake County 13,057
17 Roberts County 10,447
18 Todd County 10,283
19 Butte County 10,222
20 Charles Mix County 9,338
21 Custer County 8,726
22 Turner County 8,424
23 Hutchinson County 7,380
24 Grant County 7,147
25 Bon Homme County 6,980
26 Fall River County 6,758
27 Moody County 6,579
28 Spink County 6,495
29 Hamlin County 6,111
30 Dewey County 5,904
31 Walworth County 5,587
32 McCook County 5,546
33 Day County 5,505
34 Tripp County 5,478
35 Brule County 5,229
36 Marshall County 5,112
37 Kingsbury County 4,919
38 Deuel County 4,337
39 Gregory County 4,212
40 Corson County 4,165
41 Edmunds County 3,875
42 Lyman County 3,821
43 Clark County 3,739
44 Bennett County 3,468
45 Hanson County 3,376
46 Jackson County 3,307
47 Hand County 3,262
48 Stanley County 3,022
49 Douglas County 2,935
50 Perkins County 2,922
51 Aurora County 2,801
52 Ziebach County 2,742
53 Sanborn County 2,429
54 McPherson County 2,407
55 Faulk County 2,330
56 Miner County 2,213
57 Potter County 2,207
58 Jerauld County 2,043
59 Mellette County 2,042
60 Buffalo County 2,036
61 Haakon County 1,918
62 Sully County 1,392
63 Campbell County 1,377
64 Hyde County 1,282
65 Harding County 1,249
66 Jones County 928

United States Census Bureau. B01001 SEX BY AGE, 2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey Office. Web. 6 December 2018. http://www.census.gov/.

United States Census Bureau. Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2018. U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division. Web. May 2019. http://www.census.gov/.

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