Lawrence County , South Dakota

Lawrence County: County in South Dakota, United States

Lawrence County locator map
Location of Lawrence County on South Dakota map.

About

Lawrence County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Dakota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 24,097 and a population density of 12 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 25,844 inhabitants. Its county seat is Deadwood. The county was created 146 years ago in 1874.

Geography

Lawrence County is located at 44°21'31"N 103°47'32"W (44.3586300, -103.7922200). It has 5 neighbors: Meade County, Butte County, Pennington County, Crook County and Weston County.

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Lawrence county south dakota courthouse

The largest city of Lawrence County is Spearfish with a population of 11,756. Other cities include, Lead population 2,943, Deadwood population 1,293, Whitewood population 979 and Saint Onge population 361. See all Lawrence County cities & populated places.

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Lawrence County map

Lawrence County Quick Facts

Population : 25,844 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : South Dakota (United States)
Different from : Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County
Area : 2073 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.03%
Land as percent of area : 99.97%
Named for : John Lawrence
Capital : Deadwood
Establishment : January 01, 1875
Time Zone : UTC−07:00
Local time : 03:33:39 (15th June 2021)
Density : 12 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 6.76% (2010-2019)

Lawrence County has 5 neighbours.

  • Deadwood

Demographics

The population of Lawrence County increased by 6.76% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 24,097 - census
2011 24,329 0.95% estimation process
2012 24,402 0.3% estimation process
2013 24,939 2.15% estimation process
2014 24,732 -0.84% estimation process
2015 24,827 0.38% estimation process
2016 25,317 1.94% estimation process
2017 25,677 1.4% estimation process
2018 25,727 0.19% estimation process
2019 25,844 0.45% estimation process

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People born in Lawrence County (3)

People born in Lawrence County, including writer Frank Schoonmaker, Puerto Rican educator and independence advocate Ruth Mary Reynolds, Recipient of the Purple Heart medal William H. Parker, you can see a list of people who born in Lawrence County.

Other places with the same name (10)

Lawrence County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Spearfish 11,756 City in Lawrence County, South Dakota, United States
Lead 2,943 City in South Dakota, United States of America
Deadwood 1,293 City in and county seat of Lawrence County, South Dakota, United States
Whitewood 979 City in Lawrence County, South Dakota, United States
Saint Onge 361 Unincorporated community in South Dakota
Preston 184 Township in Brookings County, South Dakota
Central City 131 City in Lawrences County, South Dakota, United States
Englewood 19 Human settlement in United States of America

South Dakota Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
South Dakota 884,659 State of the United States of America
Minnehaha County 193,134 County in South Dakota, United States of America
Sioux Falls 154,409 City in and county seat of Minnehaha County, South Dakota, United States
Pennington County 113,775 County in South Dakota, United States of America
Rapid City 77,503 County seat of Pennington County, South Dakota, United States
Lincoln County 61,128 County in South Dakota, United States
Brown County 38,839 County in South Dakota, United States
Brookings County 35,077 County in South Dakota, United States of America
Meade County 28,332 County in South Dakota, United States
Codington County 28,009 County in South Dakota, United States of America
Yankton County 22,814 County in South Dakota, United States
Watertown 22,174 City in and county seat of Codington County, South Dakota, United States
Davison County 19,775 County in South Dakota, United States of America
Beadle County 18,453 County in South Dakota, United States
Hughes County 17,526 County in Oklahoma, United States
Union County 15,932 County in South Dakota, United States

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