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Welcome to Dumont ...

Dumont is located in Lawrence County<1>.

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Dumont had a population of 44 people.<2> (see below for details).

Dumont is 6,150 feet [1,875 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Dumont is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Dumont lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Dumont is located in the (605) area code.

Communities Also Named Dumont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Dumont - they are located in California, Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Minnesota, New Jersey and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Dumont ...

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

  • Spearfish [Lawrence County]
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    • Spearfish [Lawrence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Dumont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,756 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spearfish have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spearfish
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spearfish<6>
  • Sturgis [Meade County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sturgis
    • Sturgis [Meade County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Dumont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,922 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sturgis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sturgis<6>
  • Lead [Lawrence County]
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    • Lead [Lawrence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Dumont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,943 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lead have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lead
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lead<6>
  • North Spearfish [Lawrence County]
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    • North Spearfish [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Dumont
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,221 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Spearfish have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Spearfish
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Deadwood [Lawrence County]
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      • Deadwood [Lawrence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Dumont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,293 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deadwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deadwood<6>
    • Gregory [Lawrence County] - Historic
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      • Gregory [Lawrence County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Dumont
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,264 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gregory have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Whitewood [Lawrence County]
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      • Whitewood [Lawrence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Dumont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 979 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitewood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitewood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitewood<6>
    • Trojan [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trojan
      • Trojan [Lawrence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Dumont
      • Estimated population in 2014: 627 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trojan
    • Tinton [Lawrence County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tinton
      • Tinton [Lawrence County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Dumont
      • Estimated population in 2014: 477 people
    • Lancaster City [Lawrence County] - Historic
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      • Lancaster City [Lawrence County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Dumont
      • Estimated population in 2014: 419 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lancaster City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dumont ...

Looking for more information about Dumont? 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 Dumont, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Dumont.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lawrence County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lawrence County: www.lawrence.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 Lawrence, 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 Dumont.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dumont - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dumont) 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 Dumont. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dumont

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dumont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.2386, Longitude: -103.8019    
<5>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.
<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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