Salem, South Dakota

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Salem, South Dakota
The Downtown Salem Historic District
The Downtown Salem Historic District
Motto(s): 
"A City To Grow In......."
Location of Salem in South Dakota
Location of Salem in South Dakota
Coordinates: Coordinates: 43°43′34″N 97°23′12″W / 43.72611°N 97.38667°W / 43.72611; -97.38667
CountryUnited States
StateSouth Dakota
CountyMcCook
Area
 • Total1.24 sq mi (3.21 km2)
 • Land1.24 sq mi (3.21 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,522 ft (464 m)
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • Total1,347
 • Density1,086.3/sq mi (419.4/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)

Salem is a city in the eastern part of the U.S. state of South Dakota. It is the county seat of McCook County, and it became a city in 1880.[2] At the 2010 census, 1,347 people lived there.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-11-15.
  2. "SD Towns" (PDF). South Dakota State Historical Society. Retrieved 2013-11-15.

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