Aberdeen Brown County, South Dakota

Aberdeen: City in and the county seat of Brown County, South Dakota, United States

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Location of Aberdeen on South Dakota map.


Aberdeen is a city located in the county of Brown in the U.S. state of South Dakota. Its population at the 2010 census was 934 and a population density of 23 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 930 inhabitants.

The city was created 141 years ago in 1879.

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Aberdeen is located at 45°27'53"N 98°29'11"W (45.4647000, -98.4864800).

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Aberdeen forecast: Sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 13 to 23 mph. more

Aberdeen Quick Facts

Population : 930 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : South Dakota (United States)
County : Brown County
Postal code : 57401–57402
Phone Area Codes : 605
Area : 41.33 km2
Altitude : 1,302 feet / 397 meters
Capital city : Aberdeen is capital of Brown County
Establishment : January 01, 1880 (141 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 04:15:40 (28th October 2021)
Density : 23 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.43% (2010-2020)
Weather : 56℉ Sunny 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Aberdeen decreased by 0.43% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 934 - census
2011 918 -1.74% estimation process
2012 930 1.29% estimation process
2013 936 0.64% estimation process
2014 929 -0.75% estimation process
2015 929 0% estimation process
2016 938 0.96% estimation process
2017 947 0.95% estimation process
2018 937 -1.07% estimation process
2019 927 -1.08% estimation process
2020 930 0.32% estimation process

Aberdeen zip code is 57401. County name: Brown, County fips: 46013

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People born in Aberdeen (54)

People born in Aberdeen, including actress Debra Mooney, body piercer, photographer and BDSM figure Fakir Musafar, pole vaulter Brad Walker, you can see a list of people who born in Aberdeen.

  • Tom Daschle (South Dakota politician) he was born in 09/12/1947
  • Glenn Hartranft (Track and field athlete, American football and baseball coach) he was born in 03/12/1901
  • David C. Jones (U.S. Air Force general) he was born in 09/07/1921
  • David Premack (American psychologist) he was born in 26/10/1925
  • Joseph Hansen (American crime writer and poet, best known for a series of novels featuring private eye Dave Brandstetter) he was born in 19/07/1923
  • Michael Dugan (Recipient of the Purple Heart medal) he was born in 22/02/1937
  • Terry Francona (baseball player and manager from the United States) he was born in 22/04/1959
  • John Cacavas (Composer and conductor (1930-2014)) he was born in 13/08/1930
  • Bruce Baillie (American film director) he was born in 24/09/1931
  • Justin Duchscherer (American baseball player) he was born in 19/11/1977
  • Sam Barry (American football, basketball, and baseball player and coach) he was born in 17/12/1892
  • Angie Buhl (American politician) she was born in 19/01/1985
  • Bill Thompson (South Dakota politician, born 1949) he was born in 14/05/1949
  • Burt Elliott (American politician) he was born in 23/07/1947
  • Debra Monroe (American writer) she was born in 15/07/1958
  • Harry Neal Baum (American author) he was born in 18/12/1889
  • James E. Smith (American politician) he was born in 29/09/1930
  • John Hoffman (American baseball player) he was born in 31/10/1943

Schools in Aberdeen

College & universities near Aberdeen, SD

Code Name City ZIP
219259 Northern State University Aberdeen (SD) 57401-7198

Post offices near Aberdeen

Post Office Name City ZIP
Aberdeen Post Office Aberdeen (SD) 57401

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Brown County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Brown County , SD.

City Name Population Title
Bath 747 Unincorporated community in South Dakota
Warner 593 Town in Brown County, South Dakota, United States
Ordway 295 Township in Brown County, South Dakota
Claremont 122 Town in Brown County, South Dakota, United States
Groton 121 City in Brown County, South Dakota, United States
Columbia 108 City in Brown County, South Dakota, United States
Westport 107 Town in Brown County, South Dakota, United States
Putney 104 Human settlement in United States of America
Stratford 74 Town in South Dakota, United States of America
Frederick 61 Town in Brown County, South Dakota, United States
Hecla 52 Township in Brown County, South Dakota