Hanson County, South Dakota

Hanson County: County in South Dakota, United States of America

About

Hanson County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Dakota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 3,331 and a population density of 3 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 3,489 inhabitants. Its county seat is Alexandria. The county was created 149 years ago in 1872.

Quick Facts about Hanson County

Population : 3,489 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : South Dakota (United States)
Area : 1128 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.2%
Land as percent of area : 99.8%
Altitude : 1,355 feet / 413 meters
Capital : Alexandria
Establishment : January 01, 1873
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 18:56:14 (10th August 2022)
Density : 3 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 4.53% (2010-2020)
Hanson County locator map
Location of Hanson County on South Dakota map.
Map of South Dakota highlighting Hanson County locator map image
Map of South Dakota highlighting Hanson County
Map of South Dakota highlighting Hanson County locator map image

Geography

Hanson County is located at 43°40'29"N 97°47'14"W (43.6748200, -97.7873400). It has 5 neighbors: Davison County, Hutchinson County, McCook County, Miner County and Sanborn County.

Hanson County map

The largest city of Hanson County is Alexandria with a population of 650. Other cities include, Emery population 94 and Riverside population 18. See all Hanson County cities & populated places.

Hanson County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Hanson County.

City Name Population Title
Alexandria 650 City in and the county seat of Hanson County, South Dakota, United States
Plano 107 Township in Hanson County, South Dakota
Fulton 96 Town in South Dakota, United States of America
Emery 94 City in Hanson County, South Dakota, United States
Riverside 18 Human settlement in United States of America
Farmer 11 Town in South Dakota, United States of America

Hanson County has 5 neighbours.

  • Alexandria

Demographics

The population of Hanson County increased by 4.53% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,331 - census
2011 3,374 1.27% estimation process
2012 3,380 0.18% estimation process
2013 3,402 0.65% estimation process
2014 3,421 0.56% estimation process
2015 3,387 -1% estimation process
2016 3,383 -0.12% estimation process
2017 3,409 0.76% estimation process
2018 3,364 -1.34% estimation process
2019 3,453 2.58% estimation process
2020 3,489 1.03% estimation process

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