Philip, South Dakota

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Philip, South Dakota
Haakon County Courthouse in Philip, August 2017
Haakon County Courthouse in Philip, August 2017
Motto(s): 
"Where The Sun Kisses The Earth"
Location in Haakon County and the state of South Dakota
Location in Haakon County and the state of South Dakota
Coordinates: 44°2′24″N 101°39′58″W / 44.04000°N 101.66611°W / 44.04000; -101.66611Coordinates: 44°2′24″N 101°39′58″W / 44.04000°N 101.66611°W / 44.04000; -101.66611
CountryUnited States
StateSouth Dakota
CountyHaakon
Founded1907[1]
Area
 • Total0.59 sq mi (1.54 km2)
 • Land0.59 sq mi (1.54 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
2,165 ft (660 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total779
 • Estimate 
(2018)
774
 • Density1,303.03/sq mi (502.93/km2)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP code
57567
Area code(s)605
FIPS code46-49300[3]
GNIS feature ID1257034[4]

Philip is a town in and the county seat of rural Haakon County, South Dakota, United States.[5] The population was 779 at the 2010 census.

References[change | change source]

  1. "SD Towns" (PDF). South Dakota State Historical Society. Retrieved 2010-02-15.
  2. "2018 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved February 22, 2020.
  3. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  4. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Philip
  5. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.