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Blunt, South Dakota
Welcome to Blunt ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Blunt has a population of 354 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Blunt.
Blunt is 1,620 feet [494 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Blunt lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Blunt: (605)
The ZIP code for Blunt: 57522<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Blunt had an population of 354 people (or a decrease of 4.32% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Blunt had a population of 354 people. This makes Blunt the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Blunt represents 0.04% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 193rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 354 people, the population of Blunt decreased 4.32% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 370 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Blunt.
Adding Blunt to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Blunt in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Blunt elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Blunt on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Blunt ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Blunt - they are located in California and Georgia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Blunt.
Communities near Blunt ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Blunt.
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 Blunt. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Blunt.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Blunt. 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 Blunt.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Blunt. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Blunt.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blunt ...
Looking for more information about Blunt? 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 Blunt, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Blunt.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Blunt. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021