Worthing, South Dakota

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Worthing, South Dakota
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Motto(s): 
"Pride, Progress & Possibilities"
Location of Worthing in South Dakota
Location of Worthing in South Dakota
Coordinates: Coordinates: 43°19′44″N 96°46′00″W / 43.32889°N 96.76667°W / 43.32889; -96.76667
CountryUnited States
StateSouth Dakota
CountyLincoln
Area
 • Total0.56 sq mi (1.45 km2)
 • Land0.56 sq mi (1.45 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,362 ft (415 m)
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • Total877
 • Density1,566.1/sq mi (604.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)

Worthing is a city in the southeastern part of the U.S. state of South Dakota. It is in Lincoln County, about ten miles south of Sioux Falls. It became a city in 1879,[2] and 877 people lived there at the 2010 census.[1] Since 2010, Worthing has been the home of the LifeLight Music Festival,[3] the largest free music festival in the world.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-11-17.
  2. "SD Towns" (PDF). South Dakota State Historical Society. Retrieved 2013-11-17.
  3. "Life Light Festival Starts In Worthing". KDLT News. 2013-08-30. Retrieved 2013-11-17.
  4. "Festivals". 2012. Retrieved 2013-11-17.

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