A small, rural community in Beadle County, Hitchcock is home to 100 residents. Hitchcock co-ops with nearby town, Tulare, for educational and extracurricular activities, and residents have strong pride in their Hitchcock/Tulare Patriot athletes. Hitchcock also boasts a small western museum.

For more information about Hitchcock's demographic information, please reference the South Dakota Governor's Office of Economic Development's website. Directions: When on the South Dakota Insite page, 1) click the "Communities" tab, 2) Select City, 3) click "Map Community," and 4) click "Community Analysis.