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The county is in the Pierre metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 16,774. This was an increase of 1.78% from the 2000 census.
In 2002, the per capita personal income in Hughes County was $28,646. This was an increase of 23.1% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 93% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.
35% of Hughes County residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Hughes County ancestry & family history guide.
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Cemeteries in Hughes County include Blunt Cemetery, Calvary Cemetery, Chapelle Cemetery, Lone Grave Cemetery (historical), Medicine Hill Cemetery, Riverside Cemetery, Saint John Cemetery ... View cemeteries
Communities in Hughes County include Blunt, Harrold, Oahe, Pierre, Raber, Valley ... View communities
School districts in Hughes County include Harrold Schools District 32-1, Pierre Schools District 32-2 ... View school districts
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Libraries in Hughes County include R. E. Rawlins Municipal Library, South Dakota State Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Hughes County include Pierre Capital Journal ... View newspapers
Hughes County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Hughes County political report.
Airports in Hughes County include Pierre Regional
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