Yankton, South Dakota

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Yankton, South Dakota
City
Sacred Heart School in Yankton
Sacred Heart School in Yankton
Location of Yankton in South Dakota
Location of Yankton in South Dakota
Country United States
State South Dakota
Counties Yankton
Area
 • Total 8.45 sq mi (21.89 km2)
 • Land 8.21 sq mi (21.26 km2)
 • Water 0.24 sq mi (0.62 km2)
Elevation 1,211 ft (369 m)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 14,454
 • Density 1,760.5/sq mi (679.7/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Website http://www.cityofyankton.org

Yankton is a city in and the county seat of Yankton County, in the southern part of the U.S. state of South Dakota. It became a city in 1889,[2] and 14,454 people lived there at the 2010 census.[1] Yankton is located near the Missouri River.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-03. 
  2. "SD Towns" (PDF). South Dakota State Historical Society. Retrieved 2013-11-16. 

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