September 21, 2020





Charles Mix County is located in south central South Dakota along the Missouri River.  The county is nearly 100 miles in length.  Municipalities within the county include: Academy, Dante, Geddes, Lake Andes, Marty, Pickstown, Platte, Ravinia, and Wagner.  The Charles Mix County Courthouse is located in Lake Andes, SD. The first county courthouse was located in Wheeler in 1881. In the 1950`s when the Fort Randall reservoir was built, Wheeler was flooded. The current building was designed by architect William L. Steele and is a four story building. The courthouse was built in 1917 at a cost of $150,000.

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Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Effective 8/17/2020

The Charles Mix County Commission has ordered the Courthouse to be closed to the public until further notice. We are asking all residents to conduct business with the County by mail, internet or phone. If you have business that must be conducted in person you will be required to have your temperature taken and answer a few health questions before being allowed to enter.

Auditors Office: 605-487-7131

Treasurer’s Office: 605-487-7542

Register of Deeds Office: 605-487-7141

Clerk of Courts Office: 605-487-7511

Assessor’s Office: 605-487-7382

GIS: 605-487-6184

Court Services: 605-487-7102

Extension Office: 605-487-7666

Weed Department: 605-487-5124

Nurses Office: 605-487-7094

Veterans Office: 605-487-7691

Dated this 13th day of August, 2020

Charles Mix County Board of Commissioners