Vermillion, South Dakota

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Vermillion, South Dakota
City
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The DakotaDome in Vermillion
Location of Vermillion in South Dakota
Location of Vermillion in South Dakota
Country United States
State South Dakota
County Clay
Government
 • Mayor John Powell
Area
 • Total 4.03 sq mi (10.44 km2)
 • Land 4.03 sq mi (10.44 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation 1,224 ft (373 m)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 10,571
 • Density 2,623.1/sq mi (1,012.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Website http://www.vermillion.us

Vermillion is a city in the southeastern part of the U.S. state of South Dakota. It is the county seat of Clay County, and it became a city in 1877.[2] Vermillion is the tenth largest city in South Dakota; 10,571 people lived there at the 2010 census.[1] The city is home to the University of South Dakota, a major college in the state.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-04. 
  2. "SD Towns" (PDF). South Dakota State Historical Society. Retrieved 2013-11-16. 

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