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Draper, South Dakota
Welcome to Draper ...
The location of Draper has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Draper has a population of 67 people<3> (see below for details).
Draper is 2,240 feet [683 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Draper is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Draper lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Draper (for example, toward Belvidere), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
Draper lies within the (605) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Draper had an population of 67 people. This is a decrease of 18.29% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 27.17% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Draper had a population of 82 people (which is 8.15% of the total population of Jones County). This makes Draper the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Draper represents 0.01% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 323rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 82 people, the population of Draper decreased 10.87% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 92 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Draper.
Communities Also Named Draper ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Draper - they are located in Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah (2), Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Draper.
Communities near Draper ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Draper.
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 Draper. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Draper.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Draper. 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 Draper.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Draper. See our Newspapers Page for Draper.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Draper ...
Looking for more information about Draper? 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 Draper, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Draper.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Oct 2020