Crocker, South Dakota

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Crocker, South Dakota
Crocker is located in South Dakota
Crocker
Crocker
Location in South Dakota
Coordinates: 45°6′18″N 97°47′5″W / 45.10500°N 97.78472°W / 45.10500; -97.78472Coordinates: 45°6′18″N 97°47′5″W / 45.10500°N 97.78472°W / 45.10500; -97.78472
CountryUnited States
StateSouth Dakota
CountyClark
Area
 • Total3.9 sq mi (10.2 km2)
 • Land3.6 sq mi (9.4 km2)
 • Water0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
Elevation
1,790 ft (550 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total19
 • Density5/sq mi (2.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)605
FIPS code46-14660[1]
GNIS feature ID1254544[2]

Crocker is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Clark County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 19 at the 2010 census.[1]

Crocker was laid out in 1906.[3]

Geography[edit]

Crocker is located in northern Clark County along South Dakota Highway 20, which leads east and southeast 40 miles (64 km) to Watertown and west 19 miles (31 km) to Conde.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the Crocker CDP has a total area of 3.9 square miles (10.2 km2), of which 3.6 square miles (9.4 km2) is land and 0.3 square miles (0.8 km2), or 7.83%, is water.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Crocker CDP, South Dakota". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved July 2, 2015.
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. July 2, 2015. Retrieved July 2, 2015.
  3. ^ Federal Writers' Project (1940). South Dakota place-names, v.1-3. University of South Dakota. p. 32.