About Deadwood, South Dakota

Deadwood is a city in South Dakota, United States, and the county seat of Lawrence County. It is named for the dead trees found in its gulch. The population was 1,270 according to a 2010 census. The city includes the Deadwood Historic District, a National Historic Landmark District, whose borders may be the city limits.

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Deadwood Facts

  • Population Total: 1270
  • Square Miles: 4.5
  • Area Code: 605
  • Elevation: 4531
  • Postal Codes: 57732
  • Timezone: Mountain