It is located in the eastern part of the Cheyenne River District, very near the Missouri River, in Dewey County, South
Dakota. Using google earth i counted about 40 housing units in the settlement of Swiftbird. The population of the
settlement of Swiftbird may be between 160 and 320. Economically, the settlement is probably poor. There are few if any at
all, businesses in the settlement. Elevation of Swiftbird is 1,850 feet above sea level. Below are several links to
photographs of the Anishinabe-Dakota settlement of Swiftbird, Cheyenne River-Standing Rock Reservation.