Aurora County Courthouse

401 North Main St., Plankinton, SD 57368
Mailing Address: PO Box 366, Plankinton, SD 57368-0366
Aurora County

Court System Type:

Magistrate Court


First Judicial Circuit

Contact Information:

Phone Number: 605-942-7165
Fax: 605-942-7170

County Clerk, Judge, or Other Info:

Staff: Principal - Susan Urban
Hours: Office Hours: 8:00 am to 12:00 & 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm M-F.
Additional: For Juror information and directions, visit

  • *Not location specific. Call, or visit the court's website if listed above.
  • How was I chosen? - Jurors are picked at random from lists of registered voters, people with driver's licenses, or those with state issued ID cards.
  • What are the exemptions? Depending on local laws and specific court policies, exemptions MAY include persons over age 70, and those having recently served on a jury (usually within 1-3 years depending on county policy). In the state of South Dakota, there are possible exemptions for corrections personel, clergy, and may include some government positions and occupations.. If any of these apply to you, contact the court to verify they observe the exemption.
  • Go to our Jury Duty FAQ page for more on exceptions, requirements, pay, dress code, and other questions you might have.

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Nearby Courts:

Jerauld County Courthouse
205 Wallace Ave. S.
14.9 miles away

Sanborn County Courthouse
604 W. 6th St.
15.8 miles away

Douglas County Courthouse
706 Braddock
17.0 miles away

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