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Eagle Butte, South Dakota
Welcome to Eagle Butte ...
The location of Eagle Butte has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Eagle Butte has a population of 1,346 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Eagle Butte.
Eagle Butte is 2,410 feet [735 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Eagle Butte is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Eagle Butte lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Eagle Butte (for example, toward Agar), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Eagle Butte lies within the (605) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Eagle Butte had an population of 1,346 people. This is an increase of 2.12% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 117.45% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Eagle Butte had a population of 1,318 people (or 24.86% of the total population of Dewey County). This makes Eagle Butte the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Eagle Butte represents 0.16% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 70th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,318 people, the population of Eagle Butte increased 112.92% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 619 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Eagle Butte.
Communities near Eagle Butte ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Eagle Butte.
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 Eagle Butte. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Eagle Butte.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Eagle Butte. See our Newspapers Page for Eagle Butte.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Eagle Butte ...
Looking for more information about Eagle Butte? 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 Eagle Butte, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Eagle Butte.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021