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Welcome to Crooks ...

The city of Crooks is located in Minnehaha County<1>.

The location of Crooks has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Crooks has a population of 1,327 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Crooks.

Crooks is 1,590 feet [485 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Crooks is located in the (605) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Crooks had an population of 1,327 people. This is an increase of 4.57% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 54.48% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Crooks had a population of 1,269 people. This makes Crooks the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Crooks represents 0.16% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 75th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,269 people, the population of Crooks increased 47.73% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 859 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Crooks.

Communities Also Named Crooks ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Crooks - they are located in Iowa, Kentucky, Ontario and Oregon.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Crooks.

Communities near Crooks ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Crooks.

  • Sioux Falls [Minnehaha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sioux Falls
    • Sioux Falls [Minnehaha County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Crooks
    • Estimated population in 2019: 183,793 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sioux Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sioux Falls<6>
  • Brandon [Minnehaha County]
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    • Brandon [Minnehaha County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Crooks
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,074 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brandon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brandon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brandon<6>
  • Harrisburg [Lincoln County]
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    • Harrisburg [Lincoln County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Crooks
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,710 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisburg<6>
  • Tea [Lincoln County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tea
    • Tea [Lincoln County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Crooks
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,031 people
    • Former name for Tea:
    • Byron
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tea<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dell Rapids [Minnehaha County]
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      • Dell Rapids [Minnehaha County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Crooks
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,628 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dell Rapids
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dell Rapids<6>
    • Hartford [Minnehaha County]
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      • Hartford [Minnehaha County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Crooks
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,354 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<6>
    • Baltic [Minnehaha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baltic
      • Baltic [Minnehaha County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Crooks
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,178 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baltic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baltic
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baltic<6>
    • Garretson [Minnehaha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garretson
      • Garretson [Minnehaha County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Crooks
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,147 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garretson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garretson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garretson<6>
    • Valley Springs [Minnehaha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley Springs
      • Valley Springs [Minnehaha County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Crooks
      • Estimated population in 2019: 730 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valley Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valley Springs<6>
    • Colton [Minnehaha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colton
      • Colton [Minnehaha County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Crooks
      • Estimated population in 2019: 669 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colton<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Crooks. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Crooks.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Crooks. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Crooks.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Crooks. See our Newspapers Page for Crooks.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crooks ...

Looking for more information about Crooks? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Crooks, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Crooks.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Crooks. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Minnehaha County: www.minnehahacounty.org/

The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Dakota's counties, including Minnehaha, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Crooks.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crooks - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Crooks) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Crooks. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Crooks

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crooks. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.6603, Longitude: -96.8076       In this case, the coordinates for Crooks have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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