Basic information about the Shannon County
The Shannon County is located in the state of South Dakota. This county occupies 2098 square miles, with 4 square miles being water areas. There are 13.586 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Shannon County citizens, the 3 largest groups are American Indian and Alaska Native (95.95%), followed by White (2.92%) and Two or More races (0.86%). There are 3.144 households in the county, while 82,41% of them are family households and 17,59% represent non family households. There are 7 cities and towns in Shannon County. The most populated city is Pine Ridge CDP and the smallest town or village is Batesland town.