McCook County , South Dakota

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

About

McCook County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Dakota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 5,618 and a population density of 4 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 5,520 inhabitants. Its county seat is Salem. The county was created 148 years ago in 1872.

McCook County Quick Facts

Population : 5,520 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : South Dakota (United States)
Area : 1495 km2
Official name : McCook
Water as percent of area : 0.5%
Land as percent of area : 99.5%
Named for : Edwin Stanton McCook
Official language : English
Altitude : 1,601 feet / 488 meters
Capital : Salem
Establishment : January 01, 1873
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 01:12:02 (9th December 2021)
Density : 4 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.78% (2010-2020)
Weather : 26℉ Mostly Cloudy 7-days weather
McCook County locator map
Location of McCook County on South Dakota map.
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SalemSD McCookCountyCourthouse
SalemSD McCookCountyCourthouse image

Geography

McCook County is located at 43°40'28"N 97°22'6"W (43.6743100, -97.3684400). It has 6 neighbors: Turner County, Hanson County, Hutchinson County, Lake County, Miner County and Minnehaha County.

McCook County map

The largest city of McCook County is Montrose with a population of 207. Other cities include, Salem population 153, Spencer population 145 and Bridgewater population 132. See all McCook County cities & populated places.

McCook County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Montrose 207 City in South Dakota, United States of America
Canistota 168 Township in McCook County, South Dakota
Salem 153 City in South Dakota, United States of America
Spencer 145 City in South Dakota, United States of America
Bridgewater 132 City in McCook County, South Dakota, United States

Weather

McCook County forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. more

McCook County has 6 neighbours.

  • Salem

Demographics

According to census records, the population of McCook County decreased by 1.78% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,618 - census
2011 5,542 -1.37% estimation process
2012 5,566 0.43% estimation process
2013 5,594 0.5% estimation process
2014 5,548 -0.83% estimation process
2015 5,483 -1.19% estimation process
2016 5,508 0.45% estimation process
2017 5,561 0.95% estimation process
2018 5,601 0.71% estimation process
2019 5,586 -0.27% estimation process
2020 5,520 -1.2% estimation process

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Local Places in McCook County

People born in McCook County (1)

American politician Jack Kolbeck was born in McCook County

Other places with the same name (1)

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