South Dakota Lincoln County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Lincoln County, South Dakota. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in South Dakota Lincoln County.

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1. Library System ASHLEY MEMORIAL CITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 208 W. 5th, Lennox, SD 57039
Phone Number: (605) 647-2203 Lincoln 7,324 8,424

2. Central Library CANTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 225 N Broadway, Canton, SD 57013
Phone Number: (605) 987-5831 Lincoln N/A N/A

3. Library System CANTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 225 N Broadway, Canton, SD 57013
Phone Number: (605) 987-5831 Lincoln 58,978 26,260

4. Central Library HUDSON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 4th St / Po Box 453, Hudson, SD 57034
Phone Number: (605) 984-2179 Lincoln N/A N/A

5. Library System HUDSON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 4th St, Hudson, SD 57034
Phone Number: (605) 984-2179 Lincoln 1,479 520

6. Central Library LENNOX COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 208 W. 5th, Po Box 283, Lennox, SD 57039
Phone Number: (605) 647-4325 Lincoln N/A N/A

Overview of Lincoln County, South Dakota

Lincoln County is a county located in the state of South Dakota. As of 2000, the population is 24,131. Its county seat is Canton.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,499 km² (579 mi²). 1,497 km² (578 mi²) of it is land and 1 km² (0 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.09% water.

Townships

The county is divided into sixteen townships: Brooklyn, Canton, Dayton, Delapre, Delaware, Eden, Grant, Fairview, Highland, La Valley, Lincoln, Lynn, Norway, Perry, Pleasant, Springdale.

Adjacent Counties

  • Minnehaha County, South Dakota- north
  • Lyon County, Iowa- northeast
  • Sioux County, Iowa- southeast
  • Union County, South Dakota- south
  • Clay County, South Dakota- southwest
  • Turner County, South Dakota- west

Demographics

Lincoln County
Population by year
1900 – 12,161
1910 – 12,712
1920 – 13,893
1930 – 13,918
1940 – 13,171
1950 – 12,767
1960 – 12,371
1970 – 11,761
1980 – 13,942
1990 – 15,427
2000 – 24,131

As of the census of 2000, there are 24,131 people, 8,782 households, and 6,665 families residing in the county. The population density is 16/km² (42/mi²). There are 9,131 housing units at an average density of 6/km² (16/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 97.55% White, 0.34% Black or African American, 0.53% Native American, 0.46% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.29% from other races, and 0.81% from two or more races. 0.70% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 8,782 households out of which 41.00% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.50% are married couples living together, 6.70% have a female householder with no husband present, and 24.10% are non-families. 19.50% of all households are made up of individuals and 8.00% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.72 and the average family size is 3.14.

In the county, the population is spread out with 29.70% under the age of 18, 7.60% from 18 to 24, 31.90% from 25 to 44, 20.40% from 45 to 64, and 10.40% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 34 years. For every 100 females there are 99.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 97.50 males.

Cities and towns

  • Beresford
  • Canton
  • Fairview
  • Harrisburg
  • Hudson
  • Lennox
  • Sioux Falls
  • Tea
  • Worthing