Elk Point, South Dakota

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Elk Point, South Dakota
Motto(s): "Where South Dakota Begins!"
Location of Elk Point in South Dakota
Location of Elk Point in South Dakota
Coordinates: Coordinates: 42°41′8″N 96°40′54″W / 42.68556°N 96.68167°W / 42.68556; -96.68167
Country United States
State South Dakota
County Union
 • Total 1.36 sq mi (3.52 km2)
 • Land 1.36 sq mi (3.52 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation 1,125 ft (343 m)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 1,963
 • Density 1,443.4/sq mi (557.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Elk Point is a city in the far southeastern part of the U.S. state of South Dakota. It is the county seat of Union County, and 1,963 people lived there at the 2010 census.[1] Elk Point became a city in 1873.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-11-17. 
  2. "SD Towns" (PDF). South Dakota State Historical Society. Retrieved 2013-11-17. 

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