A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada

Estelline, South Dakota

Nearby Census Genealogy
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Other SD

The location of Estelline

Click for Interactive Map
(GPS coordinates provided by the GNIS)
Click here for an interactive map for Estelline
and the surrounding area.
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
South Dakota
The Commemorative Quarter for South Dakota

Welcome to Estelline ...

The pronunciation of Estelline: ES-teh-lyn<1>

The city of Estelline is located in Hamlin County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Estelline has a population of 736 people<2> (see below for details).

Estelline is 1,650 feet [503 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Estelline: (605)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Estelline had a population of 768 people (which is 13.01% of the total population of Hamlin County). This makes Estelline the county's most populous community.

The population of Estelline represents 0.09% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 110th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 768 people, the population of Estelline increased 13.78% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 675 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Estelline had an population of 736 people. This is a decrease of 4.17% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.04% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Estelline.

Communities near Estelline ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2017
Arlington   [Map]   862   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Brookings   [Map]   23,938   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Castlewood   [Map]   626   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Clear Lake   [Map]   1,241   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hayti   [Map]   370   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lake Norden   [Map]   476   W   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Estelline.

Communities Also Named Estelline ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Estelline - it's located in Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Estelline. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Estelline. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Estelline. Our list includes 5 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Estelline:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Estelline ...

Looking for more information about Estelline? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Estelline, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Estelline.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Estelline. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in South Dakota

About Hamlin County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of South Dakota:

Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation. While it might not be exactly right, it should be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

- Return to Citation

<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Estelline.

- Return to Citation

<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Estelline - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

- Return to Citation

<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Estelline. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Estelline) 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 Estelline. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Estelline

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Estelline. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5761, Longitude: -96.9003     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Estelline have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

- Return to Citation


Tidbits &
Other   SD

Sitemap Privacy
of Use


Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 15 Sep 2018
By John Hall