Shindler, South Dakota

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Shindler is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in the northeastern corner of Lincoln County, South Dakota, United States. According to the 2010 Census, the population was 584.

Geography[edit]

Shindler is located at 43°28′30″N 96°38′55″W / 43.474976°N 96.648658°W / 43.474976; -96.648658Coordinates: 43°28′30″N 96°38′55″W / 43.474976°N 96.648658°W / 43.474976; -96.648658 (43.474976, -96.648658).[1] Shindler is about 2.5 miles SE of Sioux Falls along South Dakota Highway 11.

History[edit]

The community has the name of Charles Shindler, a settler.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Shindler, South, Dakota. Retrieved on 2008-02-19. (Elev. 1404 ft / 428 m)
  2. ^ Federal Writers' Project (1940). South Dakota place-names, v.1-3. University of South Dakota. p. 60.