Buffalo County, South Dakota Basics:

Buffalo County South Dakota - Government Site

Population: 2,020
Area: 471 square miles
County seat: Gann Valley
Area code(s) in use: 605
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 76.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.9%
Median household income: $30,439
Persons in poverty: 33.3%
Home ownership rate: 40.6%
Mean travel time to work: 15.8 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Brule  Hand  Hyde  Jerauld  Lyman  

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Map of the Buffalo County area

Our detail map of Buffalo County shows the Buffalo County, South Dakota boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Buffalo County, South Dakota

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Big Bend Landing Strip, Mayer Landing Strip

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The Big Bend of the Missouri

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Buffalo County Courthouse, Buffalo County Rural Fire Protection District 1, Crow Creek Fire Department, Crow Creek Sioux Ambulance Service

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Crow Creek Cemetery, Saint Joseph Cemetery, Spring Hill Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Fort Thompson Census Designated Place, Gann Valley Census Designated Place

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All Saints Church and Indian Mission (historical), Christ Church, Crow Creek Church, Duncan Church, Grace Howard Mission (historical), Saint Johns Church, Saint Peters Mission

  Dams     show all on map

Abernathy Dam, Ahrenstorff Dam, Ahrenstorff Dam 3, Aikens Dam, Beal Dam, Beal Stockwater Dam, Big Bend Dam, Bkeha Dam, C Wulff Stockwater Dam, Cable Dam 3, Cable Dam 4, Cable Dams, Cable Stockwater Dam Number 1, Cable Stockwater Dam Number 2, Cable Stockwater Dam Number 3, Chmela Dam, Chmela Dam 1, Christensen Stockwater Dam, Cooks Dam, Crow Creek Dam, Etbauer Dam, Fuegan Brothers Dam, Hayes Stockwater Dam, Knight Dam, Knippling Stockwater Dam Number 2, Knippling Stockwater Dam Number 3, Knippling Stockwater Dam Number 4, Knippling Stockwater Dam Number 5, Knippling Stockwater Dam Number 6, Krog Dam 1, Krong Stockwater Dam, Larson Dam, Mayer Dam, Olsen Dam, Rank Dam, Weisner Dam, Weisner Dam 1, Wooledge Dam, Wulff Dam

  Islands     show all on map

Cadotte Island (historical), Des Lauriens Island (historical), Skunk Island (historical)

  Locales     show all on map

Duncan (historical), Eldorado (historical), Estherdale (historical), Knippling Ranch, Richards (historical)

  Parks     show all on map

Fort Thompson Recreation Area, North Shore Recreation Area

  Populated Places     show all on map

Crow Creek, Fort Thompson, Gannvalley, Lees Corner, Shelby

  Post Offices     show all on map

Fort Thompson Post Office, Gann Valley Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Bedashosha Lake, Voneye Slough

  Schools     show all on map

Coolidge School, Duncan School Number 3 (historical), Hall School, Hayes School (historical), Pershing School, Plainview School, Prairie Belle School, Prairie Center School, Robinson School (historical), Sport Hill School Number 9, Stroud School (historical), Victory School

  Streams     show all on map

Campbell Creek, Crow Creek, Dry Run, Elm Creek, Soldier Creek, West Fork Elm Creek, Wolf Creek,

Buffalo County, South Dakota Population By Race (2012 estimate)

American IndianBuffalo County American Indian population 1,6261,626  
WhiteBuffalo County White population 347347
MixedBuffalo County Mixed population 3434
BlackBuffalo County Black population 88
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderBuffalo County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
South Dakota population by county