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Ferney, South Dakota
Ferney, South Dakota is located in South Dakota
Ferney, South Dakota
Ferney, South Dakota
Location in South Dakota
Ferney, South Dakota is located in the United States
Ferney, South Dakota
Ferney, South Dakota
Location in the United States
Country United States
State South Dakota
County Brown
Area
 • Total 1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
 • Land 1.0 sq mi (2.6 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
1,304 ft (397 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 42
 • Density 43/sq mi (16.5/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
57439
Area code(s) 605
FIPS code 46-21380
GNIS feature ID 1255039

Ferney is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Brown County, South Dakota, United States. As of the 2020 census it had a population of 42. Ferney has been assigned the ZIP code of 57439.

History

Ferney was laid out and platted in 1886 by W. H. Ferney, and named for him. According to another tradition, the name is a transfer from Ferney, France. A post office was established at Ferney in 1887, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1984.

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