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Welcome to Duxbury ...

Duxbury is located in Spink County<1>.

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Duxbury had a population of 525 people.<3> (see below for details).

Duxbury is 1,290 feet [393 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Duxbury: (605)

Communities Also Named Duxbury ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Duxbury - they are located in Massachusetts, Minnesota and Vermont.

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

Communities near Duxbury ...

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

  • Aberdeen [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aberdeen
    • Aberdeen [Brown County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Duxbury
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,257 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aberdeen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen<6>
  • Warner [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warner
    • Warner [Brown County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Duxbury
    • Estimated population in 2019: 468 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warner
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warner<6>
  • Prairie Wood Village Addition [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prairie Wood Village Addition
    • Prairie Wood Village Addition [Brown County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Duxbury
    • Estimated population in 2014: 276 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prairie Wood Village Addition have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prairie Wood Village Addition
  • Melrose Addition [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melrose Addition
    • Melrose Addition [Brown County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Duxbury
    • Estimated population in 2014: 221 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Melrose Addition have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melrose Addition
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mellette [Spink County]
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      • Mellette [Spink County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Duxbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 214 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mellette have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mellette<6>
    • Gederos Estates [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gederos Estates
      • Gederos Estates [Brown County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Duxbury
      • Estimated population in 2014: 212 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gederos Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gederos Estates
    • Northville [Spink County]
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      • Northville [Spink County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Duxbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 145 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northville<6>
    • Ashton [Spink County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashton
      • Ashton [Spink County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Duxbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 124 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashton<6>
    • Brentford [Spink County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brentford
      • Brentford [Spink County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Duxbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 80 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brentford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brentford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brentford<6>
    • Stratford [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stratford
      • Stratford [Brown County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Duxbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 74 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stratford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stratford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stratford<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Duxbury ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for South Dakota

About Spink County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Duxbury. 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 Spink, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Duxbury.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Duxbury - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Duxbury) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Duxbury. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.2411, Longitude: -98.4951       In this case, the coordinates for Duxbury have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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