De Smet, South Dakota

Coordinates: 44°23′10″N 97°32′59″W / 44.38611°N 97.54972°W / 44.38611; -97.54972
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De Smet, South Dakota
Location in Kingsbury County and the state of South Dakota
Location in Kingsbury County and the state of South Dakota
Coordinates: 44°23′10″N 97°32′59″W / 44.38611°N 97.54972°W / 44.38611; -97.54972
CountryUnited States
StateSouth Dakota
CountyKingsbury
Founded[1]1880
Incorporated[2]1883
Area
 • Total1.16 sq mi (3.00 km2)
 • Land1.16 sq mi (3.00 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation1,719 ft (524 m)
Population
 • Total1,056
 • Density911.92/sq mi (351.97/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
ZIP Code
57231
Area code605
FIPS code46-16260[6]
GNIS feature ID1267353[4]
WebsiteCity website

De Smet is a city in and the county seat of Kingsbury County, South Dakota, United States.[7] The population was 1,056 at the 2020 census.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. Federal Writers' Project (1940). South Dakota Place-Names, Part I: State, County, and Town Names. Vermillion, South Dakota: University of South Dakota. p. 34. OCLC 34885177.
  2. "SD Towns" (PDF). South Dakota State Historical Society. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2010-02-10. Retrieved 2010-02-11.
  3. "ArcGIS REST Services Directory". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved October 15, 2022.
  4. 4.0 4.1 U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: De Smet, South Dakota
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2020 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Jackson town, South Dakota". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved February 14, 2024.
  6. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  7. National Association of Counties. "NACo County Explorer". Retrieved February 14, 2024.