Place:Buffalo, South Dakota, United States

Watchers
NameBuffalo
Alt namesBuffalosource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates44.05°N 99.167°W
Located inSouth Dakota, United States     (1864 - )
See alsoAurora, South Dakota, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Beadle, South Dakota, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Clark, South Dakota, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Davison, South Dakota, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Faulk, South Dakota, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Hand, South Dakota, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Hanson, South Dakota, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Hughes, South Dakota, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Jerauld, South Dakota, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Kingsbury, South Dakota, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Miner, South Dakota, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Spink, South Dakota, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Contained Places
Census-designated place
Fort Thompson
Inhabited place
Crow Creek Indian Reservation
Crow Creek
Gannvalley
Lees Corner
Shelby
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Buffalo County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Dakota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 1,912. Its county seat is Gann Valley and is the smallest county seat in the United States.

Gann Valley is the center of population of South Dakota. The county's per-capita income makes it the poorest county in the United States. The Crow Creek Indian Reservation inhabited by the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe makes up the majority of Buffalo County. Unemployment is 57%; many homes lack kitchens and/or indoor plumbing.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1864 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1870 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1884 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1885 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1887 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1890 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1890 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
1870 246
1880 63
1890 993
1900 1,790
1910 1,589
1920 1,715
1930 1,931
1940 1,853
1950 1,615
1960 1,547
1970 1,739
1980 1,795
1990 1,759

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External links

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