South Dakota Mcpherson County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Mcpherson 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 Mcpherson County.

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1. Library System KATHRYN SCHULKOSKI PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 613 7th St, Eureka, SD 57437
Phone Number: (605) 284-2863 Mcpherson 8,092 3,193

2. Central Library KATHRYN SCHULKOSKI PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 613 7th St / Po Box 655, Eureka, SD 57437
Phone Number: (605) 284-2863 Mcpherson N/A N/A

3. Central Library LEOLA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 802 Main St, Leola, SD 57456
Phone Number: (605) 439-3383 Mcpherson N/A N/A

4. Library System LEOLA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 802 Main St, Leola, SD 57456
Phone Number: (605) 439-3383 Mcpherson 1,775 1,560

Overview of McPherson County, South Dakota

McPherson County is a county located in the state of South Dakota. As of 2000, the population is 2,904. Its county seat is Leola.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,983 km² (1,152 mi²). 2,945 km² (1,137 mi²) of it is land and 39 km² (15 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.29% water.

Townships

The county is divided into five townships: Carl, Hoffman, Wachter, Wacker, and Weber; and two areas of unorganized territory: West McPherson and Central McPherson.

Adjacent Counties

  • McIntosh County, North Dakota- north
  • Dickey County, North Dakota- northeast
  • Brown County, South Dakota- east
  • Edmunds County, South Dakota- south
  • Campbell County, South Dakota- west

Demographics

McPherson County
Population by year
1900 – 6,327
1910 – 6,791
1920 – 7,705
1930 – 8,774
1940 – 8,353
1950 – 7,071
1960 – 5,821
1970 – 5,022
1980 – 4,027
1990 – 3,228
2000 – 2,904

As of the census of 2000, there are 2,904 people, 1,227 households, and 822 families residing in the county. The population density is 1/km² (3/mi²). There are 1,465 housing units at an average density of 0/km² (1/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 99.35% White, 0.00% Black or African American, 0.28% Native American, 0.14% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.03% from other races, and 0.21% from two or more races. 0.21% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 1,227 households out of which 23.60% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.10% are married couples living together, 2.70% have a female householder with no husband present, and 33.00% are non-families. 31.10% of all households are made up of individuals and 19.20% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.31 and the average family size is 2.91.

In the county, the population is spread out with 22.20% under the age of 18, 4.50% from 18 to 24, 20.10% from 25 to 44, 23.60% from 45 to 64, and 29.60% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 48 years. For every 100 females there are 93.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 91.40 males.

Cities and towns

  • Eureka
  • Hillsview
  • Leola
  • Long Lake
  • Wetonka