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Welcome to Dell Rapids ...

The city of Dell Rapids is located in Minnehaha County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Dell Rapids: Dell Rpds.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Dell Rapids has a population of 3,628 people<2> (see below for details).

Dell Rapids is 1,540 feet [469 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Dell Rapids is located in the (605) area code.

Websites for Dell Rapids ...

Official Website: www.cityofdellrapids.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dell Rapids had an population of 3,628 people. This is a decrease of 0.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 21.74% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dell Rapids had a population of 3,633 people. This makes Dell Rapids the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Dell Rapids represents 0.45% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 28th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,633 people, the population of Dell Rapids increased 21.91% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,980 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Dell Rapids.

Communities near Dell Rapids ...

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

  • Sioux Falls [Minnehaha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sioux Falls
    • Sioux Falls [Minnehaha County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Dell Rapids
    • Estimated population in 2019: 183,793 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sioux Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sioux Falls<5>
  • Brandon [Minnehaha County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brandon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brandon
    • Brandon [Minnehaha County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Dell Rapids
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,074 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brandon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brandon<5>
  • Hartford [Minnehaha County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartford
    • Hartford [Minnehaha County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Dell Rapids
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,354 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<5>
  • Flandreau [Moody County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flandreau have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flandreau
    • Flandreau [Moody County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Dell Rapids
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,316 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flandreau
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flandreau<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Crooks [Minnehaha County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crooks have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crooks
      • Crooks [Minnehaha County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Dell Rapids
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,327 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crooks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crooks<5>
    • Baltic [Minnehaha County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baltic have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baltic
      • Baltic [Minnehaha County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Dell Rapids
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,178 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baltic
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baltic<5>
    • Garretson [Minnehaha County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garretson have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garretson
      • Garretson [Minnehaha County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Dell Rapids
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,147 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garretson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garretson<5>
    • Colton [Minnehaha County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colton
      • Colton [Minnehaha County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Dell Rapids
      • Estimated population in 2019: 669 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colton<5>
    • Lyons [Minnehaha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lyons
      • Lyons [Minnehaha County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Dell Rapids
      • Estimated population in 2014: 632 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyons
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lyons<5>
    • Jasper [Pipestone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jasper
      • Jasper [Pipestone County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Dell Rapids
      • Estimated population in 2019: 603 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jasper

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dell Rapids. Our list includes 11 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Dell Rapids.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dell Rapids ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Dell Rapids: www.cityofdellrapids.com/

The official website for Minnehaha County: www.minnehahacounty.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 Minnehaha, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dell Rapids.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dell Rapids - 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- Dell Rapids) 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 Dell Rapids. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dell Rapids

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dell Rapids. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8262, Longitude: -96.7066    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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