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Artesian, South Dakota
Welcome to Artesian ...
The town of Artesian is located in Sanborn County.
The location of Artesian has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Artesian: ahr-TEE-zhuhn<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Artesian has a population of 143 people<3> (see below for details).
Artesian is 1,320 feet [402 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Artesian lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Artesian lies within the (605) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Artesian had a population of 138 people (or 5.86% of the total population of Sanborn County). This makes Artesian the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Artesian represents 0.02% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 275th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 138 people, the population of Artesian decreased 12.1% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 157 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Artesian had an population of 143 people. This is an increase of 3.62% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.92% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Artesian.
Communities near Artesian ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Artesian and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Artesian.
Communities Also Named Artesian ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Artesian - they are located in Arkansas, Iowa and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Artesian.
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 Artesian:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Artesian ...
Looking for more information about Artesian? 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 Artesian, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Artesian.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 15 Jan 2019