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Around Fairburn ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Rapid City. It is located about 27 miles [43 km] to the north of Fairburn. Rapid City has a population of 77,500 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Box Elder. It is located about 30 miles [ km] to the north of Fairburn and has a population of 10,100 people.

For comparison, Fairburn has a population of 98 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<2>

  • Buffalo Gap [Custer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buffalo Gap
    • Buffalo Gap [Custer County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the south of Fairburn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 144 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buffalo Gap have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buffalo Gap
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buffalo Gap<4>
  • Caputa [Pennington County]
  • Colonial Pine Hills [Pennington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colonial Pine Hills
    • Colonial Pine Hills [Pennington County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the north of Fairburn
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colonial Pine Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colonial Pine Hills
  • Custer [Custer County]
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    • Custer [Custer County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the west of Fairburn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,969 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Custer have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Custer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Custer<4>
  • Green Valley [Pennington County]
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    • Green Valley [Pennington County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the north of Fairburn
    • Estimated population in 2014: 51 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Valley
  • Hermosa [Custer County]
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    • Hermosa [Custer County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the north of Fairburn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 425 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hermosa have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hermosa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hermosa<4>
  • Continue List   (9 more) ...
    • Hill City [Pennington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hill City
      • Hill City [Pennington County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the northwest of Fairburn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,032 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hill City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hill City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hill City<4>
    • Hot Springs [Fall River County]
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      • Hot Springs [Fall River County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Fairburn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,502 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hot Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hot Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hot Springs<4>
    • Keystone [Pennington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keystone
      • Keystone [Pennington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Fairburn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 343 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keystone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keystone<4>
    • Oral [Fall River County]
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      • Oral [Fall River County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the south of Fairburn
      • Estimated population in 2014: 206 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oral have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oral
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oral<4>
    • Pringle [Custer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pringle
      • Pringle [Custer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the west of Fairburn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 113 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pringle have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pringle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pringle<4>
    • Rapid City [Pennington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rapid City
      • Rapid City [Pennington County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<2> to the north of Fairburn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 77,503 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rapid City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rapid City<4>
    • Rapid Valley [Pennington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rapid Valley
      • Rapid Valley [Pennington County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<2> to the north of Fairburn
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 8,260 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rapid Valley
    • Rockerville [Pennington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockerville
      • Rockerville [Pennington County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the north of Fairburn
      • Estimated population in 2014: 144 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockerville<4>
    • Smithwick [Fall River County]

For more communities neighboring Fairburn, please visit our County-by-County Page for Fairburn.

Custer County ...

Fairburn is located in Custer County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Custer County: Fall River, Oglala Lakota, Pennington, Niobrara (WY) & Weston (WY).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Fairburn ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Fairburn.

Airports Near Fairburn ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Fairburn and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Fairburn.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fairburn ...

Looking for more information about Fairburn? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor page for Fairburn. Their page will give you an overview and then additional links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the TripAdvisor page for Fairburn, there are neighboring communities that also have TripAdvisor pages. A list of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fairburn.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in South Dakota

About Custer County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fairburn.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fairburn) 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 Fairburn. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fairburn

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fairburn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.6867, Longitude: -103.2088       In this case, the coordinates for Fairburn have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of South Dakota's counties, including Custer, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Fairburn), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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