Canton, South Dakota

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Canton, South Dakota
Downtown Canton
Downtown Canton
Location of Canton in South Dakota
Location of Canton in South Dakota
Coordinates: Coordinates: 43°18′8″N 96°35′27″W / 43.30222°N 96.59083°W / 43.30222; -96.59083
Country United States
State South Dakota
County Lincoln
 • Total 3.22 sq mi (8.34 km2)
 • Land 3.19 sq mi (8.26 km2)
 • Water 0.03 sq mi (0.08 km2)
Elevation 1,470 ft (448 m)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 3,057
 • Density 958.3/sq mi (370.0/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Canton is a city in the eastern part of the U.S. state of South Dakota. It is the county seat of Lincoln County, and 3,057 people lived there at the 2010 census.[1] Canton became a city in 1881.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-05-31. 
  2. "SD Towns" (PDF). South Dakota State Historical Society. Retrieved 2013-11-16. 

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