Aberdeen, South Dakota

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Aberdeen, South Dakota
A street in Aberdeen
A street in Aberdeen
Location of Aberdeen in South Dakota
Location of Aberdeen in South Dakota
Coordinates: Coordinates: 45°27′53″N 98°29′11″W / 45.46472°N 98.48639°W / 45.46472; -98.48639
CountryUnited States
StateSouth Dakota
 • MayorMike Levsen
 • Total15.60 sq mi (40.40 km2)
 • Land15.50 sq mi (40.14 km2)
 • Water0.10 sq mi (0.26 km2)
1,302 ft (397 m)
 • Total26,091
 • Density1,683.3/sq mi (649.9/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)

Aberdeen is a city in the northeastern part of the U.S. state of South Dakota. It is the third largest city in the state; 26,091 people lived there at the 2010 census.[1] The city is home to Northern State University, a major college in the state of South Dakota. Aberdeen became a city in 1882.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-04.
  2. "SD Towns" (PDF). South Dakota State Historical Society. Retrieved 2013-11-16.

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