Hughes County, South Dakota Basics:

Hughes County South Dakota - Government Site

Population: 17,465
Area: 742 square miles
County seat: Pierre
Area code(s) in use: 605
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 93.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.4%
Median household income: $59,117
Persons in poverty: 10.3%
Home ownership rate: 70.2%
Mean travel time to work: 11.5 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Hyde  Lyman  Stanley  Sully  

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Map of the Hughes County area

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

Places in Hughes County, South Dakota

  Airports     show all on map

Harrold Municipal Airport, Pierre Regional Airport, Runge Ranch Airstrip

  Bars     show all on map

Chain of Rocks (historical)

  Bends     show all on map

Big Bend, Fielder Bottom (historical)

  Bridges     show all on map

Pierre Bridge (historical)

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American Medical Response, Blunt City Hall, Blunt Volunteer Fire Department, Harrold Fire Department, Hughes County Courthouse, Museum of the South Dakota State Historical Society, Pierre Airport Fire and Rescue, Pierre City Hall, Pierre Fire Department Headquarters, Pierre Fire Department Station 2, Pierre Fire Department Station 3, Pierre Fire Department Station 4, Pierre Rural Volunteer Fire Department, South Dakota Cultural Heritage Center, South Dakota National Guard Museum, South Dakota State Archives, South Dakota State Capitol, South Dakota State Library, South Dakota Women's Prison

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Blunt Cemetery, Calvary Cemetery, Chapelle Cemetery, Lone Grave Cemetery (historical), Medicine Hill Cemetery, Riverside Cemetery, Saint John Cemetery

  Dams     show all on map

Al Reddin Dam, Arikara Dam, Bennett Martin Dam, Carl Albright Dam, Charles Hyde Dam, Etzkorn Dam, Frank Hayes Dam, Gladys Feller Dam, Goc Number 1 Dam, Gustafsons Dam, H C Calhoun Dam, Heintz Number 1 Dam, Lynn Beals Dam, Mercer Number 1 Dam, Norman Nystrou Dam, Pearl English Crain Number 1 Dam, Rufus Gray Dam, Wilbur Russell Dam, Woodruff Dam

  Flats     show all on map

Peoria Flats

  Hospitals     show all on map

Saint Marys Healthcare Center

  Islands     show all on map

Dorion Island (historical), Echo Island (historical), Farm Island, Fort George Island (historical), La Framboise Island, Oko Bojou Islands (historical), Three Sisters Islands (historical), Wood Island (historical)

  Lakes     show all on map

Gumbo Flat, Hipple Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Chamberlain Ranch (historical), Fort au Cedras (historical), Fort Sully (historical), Goat Island (historical), Harney Cabin (historical), Loisels Post (historical), Oahe (historical), Oahe Mission (historical), Peoria Bottoms (historical), Pierre Mall, Reynolds Ranch (historical), Riggs and Company Ranch (historical), Robinson Brothers Ranch (historical), Sam Alleman Ranch (historical), Strand Brothers Farm (historical), T Doland Ranch (historical), Vanderplat Ranch (historical)

  Military     show all on map

Pierre Army Air Field (historical)

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De Grey Recreation Area, East Shore Recreation Area, Farm Island Recreation Area, Griffin Park, Joe Creek Recreation Area, Le Framboise Island Recreation Area, North Bend Recreation Area, Oahe Mission Recreation Area, Overlook Recreation Area, Pierre Marina Recreational Area, Rousseau Recreation and Overlook Area, Spring Creek Recreation Area, Tailrace Recreation Area, West Bend Recreation Area, Woodruff Lake State Game Area

  Pillars     show all on map

Black Point (historical)

  Populated Places     show all on map

Alto, Blunt, Canning, De Grey, Gray Goose, Harrold, Joe Creek, Oahe, Pierre, Rousseau

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Augusta Post Office (historical), Blunt Post Office, Clearwater Post Office (historical), De Grey Post Office (historical), Fielder Post Office (historical), Giddings Post Office (historical), Harrold Post Office, Oahe Post Office (historical), Pierre Post Office, Rousseau Station and Post Office (historical)

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Lake Arikara, Lake Chesley, Lake Oahe, Swanson Lake, Woodruff Lake

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Beth Eden School, Blunt Elementary School, Boot Bar School, Buchanan Elementary School, Busy Bee School, De Grey School, Felicia School, Georgia Morse Middle School, Grandview School (historical), Hidden Valley School, Jefferson Elementary School, Lincoln School, McKinley Elementary School, Mentor School, N R G School, Pierre Indian School, Plainview School, Raber School, Riverdale School, Rousseau School, Saint Joseph School, Snake Butte School, Sunnyside School, T F Riggs High School, Valley School, Washington Elementary School

  Streams     show all on map

Arrowhead Spring Creek, Chaney Rush Creek, Chapelle Creek, Cherry Creek, Cow Creek, Dry Run, Joe Creek, Medicine Knoll Creek, Mush Creek, South Chapelle Creek, South Fork Medicine Knoll Creek, Spring Creek

  Summits     show all on map

Medicine Knoll, Snake Butte, Stony Hill (historical)

  Towers     show all on map

KCCR-AM (Pierre)

  Valleys     show all on map

Berry Draw, Brekke Draw, Carlson Draw, Dehart Draw, Elm Draw, Hiddenwood Gulch, Hilgers Gulch, Kirley Draw, Monkhouse Gulch, Mosteller Draw, Taylor Draw, The Drips, Tobin Draw, Trumbo Draw, Whiskey Gulch,

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

WhiteHughes County White population 14,88014,880  
American IndianHughes County American Indian population 1,8161,816
MixedHughes County Mixed population 402401
BlackHughes County Black population 245244
AsianHughes County Asian population 105104
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderHughes County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

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