Place:Brown, South Dakota, United States

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NameBrown
Alt namesBrownsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates45.55°N 98.3°W
Located inSouth Dakota, United States     (1879 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Brown County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Dakota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 36,531. Its county seat is Aberdeen. The county is named after Alfred Brown, of Hutchinson County, South Dakota, a Dakota Territory legislator in 1879.[1]

Brown County is part of the Aberdeen, South Dakota, Micropolitan Statistical Area.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1879 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1880 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1880 353
1890 16,855
1900 15,286
1910 25,867
1920 29,509
1930 31,458
1940 29,676
1950 32,617
1960 34,106
1970 36,920
1980 36,962
1990 35,580

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External links

www.brown.sd.us/


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