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Unorganized Territory of East Lyman, South Dakota

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Welcome to East Lyman ...

East Lyman is located in Lyman County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, East Lyman has a population of 145 people<3> (see below for details).

East Lyman is 1,780 feet [543 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for East Lyman: (605)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, East Lyman had an population of 145 people. This is a decrease of 2.03% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, East Lyman had a population of 148 people. This makes East Lyman the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of East Lyman represents 0.02% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 268th most populous community.

More information can be found on the Census Page for East Lyman.

Communities near East Lyman ...

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

  • Chamberlain [Brule County]
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    • Chamberlain [Brule County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of East Lyman
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chamberlain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,366 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chamberlain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chamberlain<6>
  • Fort Thompson [Buffalo County]
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    • Fort Thompson [Buffalo County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of East Lyman
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Thompson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,282 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Thompson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Thompson<6>
  • Oacoma [Lyman County]
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    • Oacoma [Lyman County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of East Lyman
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oacoma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 471 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oacoma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oacoma<6>
  • Pukwana [Brule County]
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    • Pukwana [Brule County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of East Lyman
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pukwana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 305 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pukwana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pukwana<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kennebec [Lyman County]
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      • Kennebec [Lyman County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of East Lyman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 247 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennebec<6>
    • Shelby [Buffalo County]
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      • Shelby [Buffalo County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of East Lyman
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelby have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2014: 96 people
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    • Lyman [Lyman County]
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      • Lyman [Lyman County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of East Lyman
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lyman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2014: 43 people
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    • Lower Brule [Lyman County]
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      • Lower Brule [Lyman County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of East Lyman
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lower Brule have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 24 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lower Brule
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lower Brule<6>
    • Hamill [Tripp County]
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      • Hamill [Tripp County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the south of East Lyman
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 11 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamill<6>
    • Iona [Lyman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Iona
      • Iona [Lyman County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<5> to the south of East Lyman
      • Estimated population in 2014: 83 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Iona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Iona<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 East Lyman. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for East Lyman.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Lyman ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for East Lyman. 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 Lyman, 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 East Lyman.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around East Lyman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- East Lyman) 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 East Lyman. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from East Lyman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Lyman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8809, Longitude: -99.5555       In this case, the coordinates for East Lyman 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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