Union County, South Dakota Basics:

Union County South Dakota - Government Site

Population: 14,852
Area: 461 square miles
County seat: Elk Point
Area code(s) in use: 605
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 91.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.9%
Median household income: $64,496
Persons in poverty: 4.4%
Home ownership rate: 74.6%
Mean travel time to work: 17.6 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Clay  Dakota (NE)  Dixon (NE)  Lincoln  Plymouth (IA)  Sioux (IA)  Woodbury (IA)  

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Map of the Union County area

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

Places in Union County, South Dakota

  Airports     show all on map

Camp Rosenbaum Airstrip, Graham Field Airport, MJ Aviation Airport II

  Bends     show all on map

Kate Sweeney Bend (historical), Kenslers Bend (historical), Miners Bend (historical)

  Buildings     show all on map

Alcester City Hall, Alcester Community Volunteer Ambulance, Alcester Public Library, Alcester Volunteer Fire Department, Beresford City Hall, Beresford Community Ambulance Service, Beresford Fire Department, Beresford Public Library, Elk Point City Hall, Elk Point Community Ambulance, Elk Point Community Library, Elk Point Fire Department, Jefferson City Hall, Jefferson Volunteer Ambulance, Jefferson Volunteer Fire Department, North Sioux City City Hall, North Sioux City Community Library, North Sioux City Fire Department, Union County Courthouse, Union County Historical Society Museum

  Canals     show all on map

Big Ditch

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Beresford Cemetery, Civil Bend Cemetery, Erickson Cemetery, Gothland Cemetery, Mount Hope Cemetery, Nora Cemetery, Old Big Springs Cemetery, Old Brule Creek Cemetery, Peace Cemetery, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Richland Cemetery, Saint Johns Cemetery, Saint Joseph Cemetery, Saint Paul Cemetery, Union County Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Dakota Dunes Census Designated Place, Richland Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Ahlsborg Church, Big Spring Church (historical), Brule Creek Church, Pleasant Hill Chapel, Rosen Church, Saint Josephs Church, Saint Marys Church, Saint Paul Church, Union Creek Church

  Crossings     show all on map

Alcester-Wakonda Interchange, Alsen Interchange, Interchange 1, Interchange 15, Interchange 18, Interchange 2, Interchange 26, Interchange 31, Interchange 4, Interchange 9

  Hospitals     show all on map

Siouxland Surgery Center

  Lakes     show all on map

Horseshoe Lake, Lake Nixon, McCook Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Dakota Dunes Country Club, Elmwood Golf Course, McCook Lake, Park Jefferson Racetrack, Spring Creek Farms, Sunnyside (historical)

  Parks     show all on map

Sodrac Park, Union County State Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Alcester, Alsen, Beresford, Big Springs, Dakota Dunes, Elk Point, Emmet, Hill Side, Hoffmans Trailer Court, Jefferson, Junction City, McCook Lake, McKays Trailer Court, Midway, Nora, North Sioux City, Richland, Spink

  Post Offices     show all on map

Alcester Post Office, Beresford Post Office, Elk Point Post Office, Jefferson Post Office, Nora Post Office (historical), North Sioux City Post Office

  Schools     show all on map

Alcester-Hudson Elementary School, Alcester-Hudson High School, Alcester-Hudson Junior High School, Beresford Elementary School, Beresford High School, Beresford Middle School, Brule School, Civil Bend School, Cleveland School, Coyote School, Curry School, Dakota Valley Elementary School, Dakota Valley High School, Dakota Valley Junior High School, Dakota Valley Upper Elementary School, Edwards School, Elk Point-Jefferson Elementary School, Elk Point-Jefferson High School, Elk Point-Jefferson Middle School, Garland School, Gibson School, Gothland School, Island School, Kline School, Lamont School, Ludwig School, McCook School, Murphy School, Nora School, North Spink School, Plainview School, Pleasant Grove School, Pleasant View School, Ryan School, School Number 10 (historical), School Number 31 (historical), School Number 43 (historical), School Number 49 (historical), School Number 51 (historical), School Number 52 (historical), School Number 54 (historical), School Number 57 (historical), School Number 60 (historical), School Number 63 (historical), School Number 66 (historical), School Number 69 (historical), Spink School, Star School, Sunnyside School, Walnut Grove School

  Streams     show all on map

Big Sioux River, Brule Creek, East Brule Creek, East Union Creek, Finnie Creek, Government Slough, Green Creek, Richland Creek, Sayles Creek, Scott Creek, South Branch Green Creek, Union Creek, West Brule Creek, West Union Creek

  Swamps     show all on map

Lake Goodenough, Mud Lake,

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

WhiteUnion County White population 14,21314,213  
MixedUnion County Mixed population 208207
AsianUnion County Asian population 178178
BlackUnion County Black population 163163
American IndianUnion County American Indian population 8989
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderUnion County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

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