It is located in Todd County about 6 miles to the southwest of St. Francis. According to the 2010 census the population of
Spring Creek was 268. The entire cdp (census designated place) of Spring Creek is Native American. The cdp covers 9.3
sq. mi., which means it is widely spread out. There are supposedly only 33 housing units in the cdp of Spring Creek but
using google earth i counted around 50 housing units. That means the population of Spring Creek is obviously higher.
The settlement is going through an economic crisis. About 45% of the cdp's citizens live below the poverty line. The
elevation of Spring Creek is 2,650 feet above sea level. Below are three google earth photographs of the Anishinabe-Dakota
settlement of Spring Creek, Rosebud-Pine Ridge Reservation.