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Welcome to Claremont ...

The town of Claremont is located in Brown County<1>.

The location of Claremont has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Claremont has a population of 128 people<3> (see below for details).

Claremont is 1,300 feet [396 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Claremont lies within the (605) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Claremont had an population of 128 people. This is an increase of 0.79% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.54% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Claremont had a population of 127 people. This makes Claremont the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Claremont represents 0.02% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 285th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 127 people, the population of Claremont decreased 2.31% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 130 people).

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

Communities Also Named Claremont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Claremont - they are located in California (2), Colorado, Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia (2), Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Claremont ...

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

  • Houghton [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Houghton
    • Houghton [Brown County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Claremont
    • Estimated population in 2014: 3,503 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houghton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houghton<6>
  • Groton [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Groton
    • Groton [Brown County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Claremont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,475 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Groton<6>
  • West Britton [Marshall County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Britton
    • West Britton [Marshall County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Claremont
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,368 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Britton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Britton [Marshall County]
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    • Britton [Marshall County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Claremont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,273 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Britton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Britton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Britton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Spain [Marshall County]
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      • Spain [Marshall County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Claremont
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 989 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spain
    • Tacoma Park [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tacoma Park
      • Tacoma Park [Brown County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Claremont
      • Estimated population in 2014: 413 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tacoma Park
    • Langford [Marshall County]
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      • Langford [Marshall County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Claremont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 326 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Langford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Langford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Langford<6>
    • Huffton [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huffton
      • Huffton [Brown County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Claremont
      • Estimated population in 2014: 316 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huffton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huffton
    • Hecla [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hecla
      • Hecla [Brown County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Claremont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 216 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hecla have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hecla
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hecla<6>
    • Columbia [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
      • Columbia [Brown County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Claremont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 138 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<6>

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 Claremont. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Claremont.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Claremont. 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 Claremont.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Claremont ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of South Dakota

About Brown County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Brown County: www.brown.sd.us/

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 Brown, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Claremont.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Claremont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Claremont) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Claremont. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Claremont

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Claremont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6719, Longitude: -98.0148       In this case, the coordinates for Claremont have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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