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Florence, South Dakota
Welcome to Florence ...
The location of Florence has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Florence has a population of 360 people<3> (see below for details).
Florence is 1,770 feet [539 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Florence lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Florence is within the (605) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Florence had an population of 360 people. This is a decrease of 3.74% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20.4% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Florence had a population of 374 people. This makes Florence the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Florence represents 0.05% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 190th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 374 people, the population of Florence increased 25.08% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 299 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Florence.
Communities Also Named Florence ...
While we believe that this Florence is located in Codington County, we know of another 2 South Dakota communities named Florence. Those communities are located in the following counties: Hand and Pennington County.
Beyond South Dakota, there are 63 communities that are also named Florence - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida (3), Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey (2), New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Florence.
Communities near Florence ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Florence.
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 Florence. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Florence.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Florence. 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 Florence.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Florence. See our Newspapers Page for Florence.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Florence ...
Looking for more information about Florence? 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 Florence, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Florence.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Codington County: www.codington.org/
The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/
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This page was last modified: 22 Oct 2020