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Time Zone: Gregory County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Burke is the Seat for Gregory County.

Gregory County was founded in 1862.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Gregory had a population of 4,003 people. This is a decrease of 16.46% since the last Census (which gave a population of 4,792 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Gregory represented 0.63% of the total population of South Dakota, making it the state's 37th most populous county (out of 66 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
20104,271-10.87%+6.69% since 2009
20094,003-16.46%-0.47% since 2008
20084,022-16.07%-0.74% since 2007
20004,792The Last Census

More information can be found on the Gregory County Census Page for Gregory County.


Below are some of the communities located in Gregory County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Gregory County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Gregory   1,1581,34213.71% decrease  
North Gregory   60678022.31% decrease  
Burke   55767617.6% decrease  
Bonesteel   24929716.16% decrease  
Dallas   11714418.75% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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