AskBiography Logo   Latest News  Follow Us on Twitter  Follow Us on Google Buzz  Became Fan - Facebook  Subscribe to RSSRSS   Bookmark and Share

Dewey County, South Dakota

US county information
NameDewey County
StateSouth Dakota
SeatTimber Lake
US Area
Total Area2446 sq mi (6335.1 km2)
Land Area2303 sq mi (5964.8 km2)
Water Area143 sq mi (370.4 km2)
Population5301 (2010)
Density1.2/km2 (3/sq mi)
Named forWilliam P. Dewey

     Home | County | Dewey County South Dakota

Dewey County is a county located in the U.S. state of South Dakota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 5,301. It's county seat is Timber Lake. It was created in 1883 and was named for William P. Dewey, Territorial surveyor-general from 1873 to 1877.

Warning: simplexml_load_file( [function.simplexml-load-file]: failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.0 410 Gone in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Warning: simplexml_load_file() [function.simplexml-load-file]: I/O warning : failed to load external entity "" in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Fatal error: Call to a member function children() on a non-object in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 260