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Welcome to Emmet ...

Emmet is located in Union County<1>.

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Emmet had a population of 214 people.<3> (see below for details).

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

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

The area code for Emmet: (605)

Communities Also Named Emmet ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Emmet - they are located in Arkansas, Kansas, Michigan, Nebraska, North Dakota and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Emmet ...

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

  • Vermillion [Clay County]
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    • Vermillion [Clay County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Emmet
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,926 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vermillion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vermillion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vermillion<6>
  • Hawarden [Sioux County]
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    • Hawarden [Sioux County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Emmet
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,444 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hawarden 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 Hawarden<6>
  • Beresford [Union County]
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    • Beresford [Union County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Emmet
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,026 people
    • Former name for Beresford:
    • Paris
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beresford<6>
  • Akron [Plymouth County]
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    • Akron [Plymouth County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Emmet
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,463 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Akron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Akron
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Akron<6>
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    • Centerville [Turner County]
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      • Centerville [Turner County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Emmet
      • Estimated population in 2019: 872 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centerville 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 Centerville<6>
    • Alcester [Union County]
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      • Alcester [Union County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Emmet
      • Estimated population in 2019: 755 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alcester 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 Alcester<6>
    • Hudson [Lincoln County]
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      • Hudson [Lincoln County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Emmet
      • Estimated population in 2019: 345 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hudson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hudson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hudson<6>
    • Wakonda [Clay County]
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      • Wakonda [Clay County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Emmet
      • Estimated population in 2019: 294 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wakonda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wakonda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wakonda<6>
    • Spink [Union County]
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      • Spink [Union County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Emmet
      • Estimated population in 2014: 237 people
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    • Meckling [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meckling
      • Meckling [Clay County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Emmet
      • Estimated population in 2014: 231 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meckling
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meckling<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 Emmet. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Emmet.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Emmet ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Emmet. 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 Union, 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 Emmet.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Emmet - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Emmet) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Emmet. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9828, Longitude: -96.7462       In this case, the coordinates for Emmet 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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