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Welcome to Colman ...

The city of Colman is located in Moody County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Colman: KOHL-muhn<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Colman has a population of 579 people<4> (see below for details).

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

Colman is 1,680 feet [512 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

The telephone area code for Colman: (605)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Colman had an population of 579 people. This is a decrease of 2.53% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.22% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Colman had a population of 594 people (which is 9.16% of the total population of Moody County). This makes Colman the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Colman represents 0.07% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 137th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 594 people, the population of Colman increased 3.85% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 572 people).

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

Communities Also Named Colman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Colman - it's located in Missouri.

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

Communities near Colman ...

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

  • Madison [Lake County]
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    • Madison [Lake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the west of Colman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,270 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<7>
  • Dell Rapids [Minnehaha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dell Rapids
    • Dell Rapids [Minnehaha County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Colman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,628 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dell Rapids
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dell Rapids<7>
  • Flandreau [Moody County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flandreau
    • Flandreau [Moody County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Colman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,316 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flandreau have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flandreau
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flandreau<7>
  • Medary [Brookings County]
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    • Medary [Brookings County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Colman
    • Estimated population in 2014: 1,442 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Medary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Medary
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Baltic [Minnehaha County]
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      • Baltic [Minnehaha County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Colman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,178 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baltic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baltic
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baltic<7>
    • Colton [Minnehaha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colton
      • Colton [Minnehaha County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Colman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 669 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colton<7>
    • Lyons [Minnehaha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lyons
      • Lyons [Minnehaha County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Colman
      • Estimated population in 2014: 632 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyons
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lyons<7>
    • Huntimer [Minnehaha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntimer
      • Huntimer [Minnehaha County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Colman
      • Estimated population in 2014: 590 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntimer
    • Franklin [Lake County]
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      • Franklin [Lake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Colman
      • Estimated population in 2014: 333 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Egan [Moody County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Egan
      • Egan [Moody County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the east of Colman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 273 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Egan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Egan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Egan<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 Colman. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Colman.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Colman ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of South Dakota

About Moody County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Colman. 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 Moody, 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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Colman. 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.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Colman.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Colman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Colman) 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 Colman. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Colman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Colman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9847, Longitude: -96.8162       In this case, the coordinates for Colman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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