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Chamberlain is a city in Brule County.

It is the county seat.

The community was named for Selah Chamberlain, railroad director.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in South Dakota named Chamberlain. For links to other places called Chamberlain, SD, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Chamberlain is 43.810N. The longitude is -99.33W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,404 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,279.


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Median household income
Local
$34,487
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Chamberlain demographic reports
Local festivals include:
  • Gathering of the Wakanyeja (Children) Powwow - Sept. 21-22, 2007
  • River City Band Festival - Oct. 13, 2007
Dates often change. Check Chamberlain web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Roam Free Park
Historic sites and museums: Akta Lakota Museum and Cultural Center, South Dakota Hall of Fame, Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Chamberlain demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Brule County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 57325 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

34% of Chamberlain residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Chamberlain ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Chamberlain was $17,018, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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29% of Chamberlain residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Chamberlain, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $295.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $848.


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Libraries in Chamberlain include Cozard Memorial Library ... View libraries

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Brule County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Chamberlain political report.

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The average commute time for Chamberlain workers is 13 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Chamberlain include Best Western Lee S Motor Inn.

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