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Welcome to Andover ...

The town of Andover is located in Day County<1>.

The pronunciation of Andover: AND-oh-vur<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Andover has a population of 82 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Andover.

Andover is 1,470 feet [448 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Andover lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Andover: (605)

The ZIP code for Andover: 57422<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Andover had an population of 82 people. This is a decrease of 9.89% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.17% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Andover had a population of 91 people. This makes Andover the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Andover represents 0.01% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 315th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 91 people, the population of Andover decreased 8.08% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 99 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Andover.

Adding Andover to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Andover in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Andover was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Andover on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Andover ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Andover - they are located in California, Connecticut, Florida (2), Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Vermont, Virginia and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Andover.

Communities near Andover ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Andover.

  • Webster [Day County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Webster
    • Webster [Day County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Andover
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,726 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Webster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Webster<7>
  • Groton [Brown County]
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    • Groton [Brown County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Andover
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,475 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groton have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Groton<7>
  • Tacoma Park [Brown County]
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    • Tacoma Park [Brown County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Andover
    • Estimated population in 2014: 413 people
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  • Langford [Marshall County]
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    • Langford [Marshall County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Andover
    • Estimated population in 2019: 326 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Langford have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Langford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Langford<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Huffton [Brown County]
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      • Huffton [Brown County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Andover
      • Estimated population in 2014: 316 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huffton have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bristol [Day County]
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      • Bristol [Day County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Andover
      • Estimated population in 2019: 308 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bristol<7>
    • Holmquist [Day County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holmquist
      • Holmquist [Day County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Andover
      • Estimated population in 2014: 154 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holmquist
    • Conde [Spink County]
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      • Conde [Spink County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Andover
      • Estimated population in 2019: 142 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conde have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conde
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conde<7>
    • Claremont [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Claremont
      • Claremont [Brown County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Andover
      • Estimated population in 2019: 128 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Claremont have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Claremont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Claremont<7>
    • Pierpont [Day County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pierpont
      • Pierpont [Day County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Andover
      • Estimated population in 2019: 120 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pierpont have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pierpont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pierpont<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Andover. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Andover.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Andover. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Andover.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Andover. See our Newspapers Page for Andover.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Andover ...

Looking for more information about Andover? 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 Andover, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Andover.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of South Dakota

About Day County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Andover. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Dakota's counties, including Day, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Andover. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Andover.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Andover - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Andover). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Andover or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Andover) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Andover. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AndoverOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Andover. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.4111, Longitude: -97.9044    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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