Jerauld County, South Dakota

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Jerauld County, South Dakota
Jerauld County courthouse, SD, from E 1.jpg
Jerauld County Courthouse in Wessington Springs
Location within South Dakota
Location within South Dakota
Map of the United States highlighting South Dakota
South Dakota's location within the U.S.
Founded1883
Named forH. J. Jerauld
SeatWessington Springs
Largest cityWessington Springs
Area
 • Total533 sq mi (1,380 km2)
 • Land526 sq mi (1,362 km2)
 • Water6.4 sq mi (17 km2), 1.2%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)2,004
 • Density3.9/sq mi (1.5/km2)
Congressional districtAt-large
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Jerauld County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Dakota. As of the 2010 census, 2,071 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Wessington Springs.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 12, 2011. Retrieved November 25, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2015-05-10. Retrieved 2011-06-07.