|Faulk County, South Dakota|
Location in the state of South Dakota
South Dakota's location in the U.S.
1,006 sq mi (2,605 km²)
1,000 sq mi (2,590 km²)
6 sq mi (14 km²), 0.55%
3/sq mi (1/km²)
The county is divided into twenty-three townships: Arcade, Bryant, Centerville, Clark, Devoe, Ellisville, Emerson, Enterprise, Fairview, Freedom, Hillsdale, Irving, Lafoon, Myron, O'Neil, Orient, Pioneer, Saratoga, Sherman, Tamworth, Union, Wesley, and Zell; and two areas of unorganized territory: Pulaski and Southwest Faulk.
Adjacent Counties Edit
- Edmunds County - north
- Spink County - east
- Hand County - south
- Hyde County - southwest
- Potter County - west
As of the census2 of 2000, there were 2,640 people, 1,014 households, and 708 families residing in the county. The population density was 1/km² (3/sq mi). There were 1,235 housing units at an average density of 0/km² (1/sq mi). The racial makeup of the county was 99.47% White, 0.08% Black or African American, 0.15% Native American, 0.04% Asian, and 0.27% from two or more races. 0.23% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There were 1,014 households out of which 28.90% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.40% were married couples living together, 3.40% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.10% were non-families. 29.10% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.30% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.56 and the average family size was 3.18.
In the county, the population was spread out with 26.60% under the age of 18, 5.40% from 18 to 24, 23.10% from 25 to 44, 22.00% from 45 to 64, and 22.90% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 99.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.70 males.
Cities and towns Edit
|This page uses content from the English language Wikipedia. The original content was at Faulk County, South Dakota. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with this Familypedia wiki, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons License.|