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South Dakota is the 17th most expansive, but the 5th least populous and the 5th least densely populated of the 50 United States.As the southern part of the former Dakota Territory, South Dakota became a state on November 2, 1889, simultaneously with North Dakota.The Coteau des Prairies is a plateau bordered on the east by the Minnesota River Valley and on the west by the James River Basin.The Dissected Till Plains, an area of rolling hills and fertile soil that covers much of Iowa and Nebraska, extends into the southeastern corner of South Dakota.
Smaller geographic regions of this area include the Coteau des Prairies, the Dissected Till Plains, and the James River Valley.
Humans have inhabited the area for several millennia, with the Sioux becoming dominant by the early 19th century.
In the late 19th century, European-American settlement intensified after a gold rush in the Black Hills and the construction of railroads from the east.
) is a state in the Midwestern region of the United States.
It is named after the Lakota and Dakota Sioux Native American tribes, who compose a large portion of the population and historically dominated the territory.