Fall River County
|Founded||April 3, 1883|
|Named for||Fall River|
|Largest city||Hot Springs|
|• Total||1,749 sq mi (4,530 km2)|
|• Land||1,740 sq mi (4,500 km2)|
|• Water||9.2 sq mi (24 km2) 0.5%%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||4.1/sq mi (1.6/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−7 (Mountain)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−6 (MDT)|
Fall River County is a county located in the southwest corner of the U.S. state of South Dakota. As of the 2010 census, 7,094 people lived there. Its county seat is Hot Springs. The county was created in 1883. It is named for Fall River which runs through it.
References[change | change source]
- "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 10, 2011. Retrieved November 25, 2013.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
- Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 123.