Hughes County, South Dakota Pasture/Ranch Land Information
Hughes County is located in Central South Dakota. The Census Bureau records 430,930 acres of farmland on 338 farms in Hughes County. Of the 66 counties in the Coyote State, 742-square-mile Hughes County ranks 43rd by size. Recent Land And Farm data recorded 488 acres of ranches for sale in South Dakota's Hughes County, which was valued at a combined $2.1 million. The average size of ranches for sale in Hughes County was 163 acres, which is much bigger than the average size of ranches for sale elsewhere in South Dakota. Common game species to be found on ranches for sale in Hughes County include whitetail deer, turkey, mule deer, elk and grouse. For anglers the rivers and lakes on Hughes County ranches for sale are stocked with fish including trout, bass and catfish.