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McLaughlin, South Dakota
Welcome to McLaughlin ...
The city of McLaughlin is located in Corson County.
The location of McLaughlin has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of McLaughlin: mik-GLAWF-luhn<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, McLaughlin has a population of 679 people<3> (see below for details).
McLaughlin is 1,990 feet [607 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: McLaughlin lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel south from McLaughlin, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
McLaughlin is within the boundaries of the (605) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, McLaughlin had a population of 663 people (or 16.37% of the total population of Corson County). This makes McLaughlin the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of McLaughlin represents 0.08% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 123rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 663 people, the population of McLaughlin decreased 14.45% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 775 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, McLaughlin had an population of 679 people. This is an increase of 2.41% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.39% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for McLaughlin.
Communities near McLaughlin ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from McLaughlin and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for McLaughlin.
Communities Also Named McLaughlin ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named McLaughlin - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, Michigan and New Brunswick.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for McLaughlin.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for McLaughlin:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McLaughlin ...
Looking for more information about McLaughlin? 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 McLaughlin, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for McLaughlin.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019