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Welcome to Clay Point ...

Clay Point is located in Clay County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Clay Point: Clay Pt.

Clay Point is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Clay Point: (605)

Communities near Clay Point ...

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

  • Vermillion [Clay County]
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    • Vermillion [Clay County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Clay Point
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vermillion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,926 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vermillion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vermillion<5>
  • Beresford [Union County]
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    • Beresford [Union County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Clay Point
    • Former name for Beresford: Paris
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,026 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beresford<5>
  • Elk Point [Union County]
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    • Elk Point [Union County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Clay Point
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,871 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elk Point<5>
  • Akron [Plymouth County]
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    • Akron [Plymouth County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Clay Point
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Akron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,463 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Akron<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Centerville [Turner County]
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      • Centerville [Turner County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Clay Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centerville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 872 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centerville<5>
    • Alcester [Union County]
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      • Alcester [Union County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Clay Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alcester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 755 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alcester<5>
    • Irene [Turner County]
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      • Irene [Turner County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Clay Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irene have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 406 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irene<5>
    • Gayville [Yankton County]
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      • Gayville [Yankton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Clay Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 396 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gayville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gayville<5>
    • Newcastle [Dixon County]
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      • Newcastle [Dixon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Clay Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 346 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newcastle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newcastle<5>
    • Wakonda [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wakonda
      • Wakonda [Clay County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Clay Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wakonda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 294 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wakonda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wakonda<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clay Point ...

Looking for more information about Clay Point? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Clay Point, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Clay Point.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of South Dakota

About Clay County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clay County: www.claycountysd.org/

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 Clay, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Clay Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Clay Point) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clay Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9097, Longitude: -96.9031       In this case, the coordinates for Clay Point have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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