Hughes County, South Dakota

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Hughes County, South Dakota
 The County Seat is Pierre

The county was created in 1873 and organized in 1880. It was named for Alexander Hughes, a legislator.

Capital building c. 1940
Capitol building c. 1940

Cities: Blunt and Pierre (county seat)
Town: Harrold
Unincorporated Community:  Canning

The county contains three areas of unorganized territory: West Hughes, North Hughes, and Crow Creek.


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