|Charles Mix County, South Dakota|
Location in the state of South Dakota
South Dakota's location in the U.S.
1,150 sq mi (2,979 km²)
1,098 sq mi (2,843 km²)
53 sq mi (136 km²), 4.57%
8/sq mi (3/km²)
The county is divided into twenty-four townships: Bryan, Carroll, Choteau Creek, Darlington, Forbes, Goose Lake, Hamilton, Highland, Howard, Jackson, Kennedy, La Roche, Lake George, Lawrence, Lone Tree, Moore, Platte, Plain Center, Rhoda, Roe, Rouse, Signal, Waheheh, White Swan; and one area of unorganized territory: Castalia.
Adjacent Counties Edit
- Brule County - north
- Aurora County - northeast
- Douglas County - northeast
- Hutchinson County - east
- Bon Homme County - east
- Knox County - southeast
- Boyd County - southwest
- Gregory County - west
As of the census2 of 2000, there were 9,350 people, 3,343 households, and 2,326 families residing in the county. The population density was 3/km² (8/sq mi). There were 3,853 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (4/sq mi). The racial makeup of the county was 69.65% White, 0.13% Black or African American, 28.28% Native American, 0.10% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.47% from other races, and 1.37% from two or more races. 1.89% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There were 3,343 households out of which 34.20% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.10% were married couples living together, 11.70% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.40% were non-families. 28.30% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.10% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.74 and the average family size was 3.37.
In the county, the population was spread out with 32.00% under the age of 18, 7.10% from 18 to 24, 23.20% from 25 to 44, 20.40% from 45 to 64, and 17.30% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 96.60 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.10 males.
Cities and towns Edit
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