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Akaska, South Dakota
Welcome to Akaska ...
The town of Akaska is located in Walworth County.
The location of Akaska has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Akaska: uh-KAS-kuh<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Akaska has a population of 47 people<3> (see below for details).
Akaska is 1,770 feet [539 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Akaska lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Akaska (for example, toward Virginia), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
The area code for Akaska: (605)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Akaska had a population of 42 people. This makes Akaska the county's 7th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 42 people, the population of Akaska increased 35.48% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 31 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Akaska had an population of 47 people. This is an increase of 11.9% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 51.61% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Akaska.
Communities near Akaska ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Akaska and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Akaska.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Akaska:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akaska ...
Looking for more information about Akaska? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Akaska, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Akaska.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 20 May 2019