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Brandon
Minnehaha County, South Dakota

ZipCodes
57005

Motto
"Building a Better Life"



Page Contents for Brandon, South Dakota

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The South Dakota state capital is Pierre.
The population of Brandon is approximately 6,129 1999, 8785 2010.
The approximate number of families is 1,977 1999, 3118 2010.
The amount of land area in Brandon is 7.635 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Brandon to Washington DC is 1121 miles.
The distance to the South Dakota state capital is 208 miles. (as the crow flies)
Brandon is positioned 43.59 degrees north of the equator and 96.57 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Brandon average annual precipitation is 22.5 inches peryear.
The average summer temperature is 69.3 degrees F.

Location

in southeast South Dakota, just east of Sioux Falls. It is near the Iowa/Minnesota border areas. Here is a map page for Brandon.
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History & History Related Items

Here is a history page for Brandon.

The village of Brandon was platted in 1878, on land homesteaded by Gustave and Ida Florell. It was incorporated as a city in 1973.
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Attractions

Learn more about Brandon at this informative site.

Here are some attractions in the area.
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Brandon City Government

Brandon has a Mayor/City Council form of government

Brandon Chamber

Brandon Chamber of Commerce
E-mail: brancofc@splitrocktel.net
304 Main Street
P.O. Box 182
Brandon, SD 57005
Phone: 605582-7400
Fax: 605582-6831

Brandon Organizations

Brandon Chamber of Commerce
E-mail: brancofc@splitrocktel.net
304 Main Street
P.O. Box 182
Brandon, SD 57005
Phone: 605582-7400
Fax: 605582-6831

Brandon Schools

Education in the area. Brandon

Miscellany

The population of Brandon was:
1950 - 200
1960 - 696
1970 - 1,837
1979 - 2,438
1980 - 2,589
1981 - 2,755
1982 - 2,853
1983 - 2,956
1984 - 3,061
1985 -3,099
1986 -3,159
1987 - 3,289
1988 - 3,356
1989 - 3,558
1990 - 3,545
1991 - 3,931
1992 - 4,070
1993 - 4,215
1994 - 4,418
1995 - 4,671
1996 - 4,954
1997 - 5,377
1998 - 5,766
1999 -6,129

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