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Welcome to Geddes ...

The city of Geddes is located in Charles Mix County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Geddes: GEH-dehs<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Geddes has a population of 207 people<4> (see below for details).

Geddes is 1,590 feet [485 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

The area code for Geddes: (605)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Geddes had an population of 207 people. This is a decrease of 0.48% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.86% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Geddes had a population of 208 people. This makes Geddes the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Geddes represents 0.03% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 240th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 208 people, the population of Geddes decreased 17.46% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 252 people).

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

Communities Also Named Geddes ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Geddes - they are located in Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada and New York.

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

Communities near Geddes ...

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

  • Fort Randall [Gregory County]
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    • Fort Randall [Gregory County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Geddes
    • Estimated population in 2014: 2,135 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Randall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Randall
  • Platte [Charles Mix County]
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    • Platte [Charles Mix County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Geddes
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,258 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Platte have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Platte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Platte<7>
  • Lake Andes [Charles Mix County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Andes
    • Lake Andes [Charles Mix County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Geddes
    • Estimated population in 2019: 821 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Andes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Andes
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Andes<7>
  • Armour [Douglas County]
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    • Armour [Douglas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Geddes
    • Estimated population in 2019: 669 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Armour have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Armour
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Armour<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Corsica [Douglas County]
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      • Corsica [Douglas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Geddes
      • Estimated population in 2019: 575 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corsica have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corsica
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Corsica<7>
    • Bonesteel [Gregory County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonesteel
      • Bonesteel [Gregory County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Geddes
      • Estimated population in 2019: 273 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonesteel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bonesteel<7>
    • Pickstown [Charles Mix County]
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      • Pickstown [Charles Mix County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Geddes
      • Estimated population in 2019: 223 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pickstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pickstown<7>
    • East Gregory [Gregory County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Gregory
      • East Gregory [Gregory County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Geddes
      • Estimated population in 2019: 187 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Gregory have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Gregory
    • Joubert [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Joubert
      • Joubert [Douglas County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Geddes
      • Estimated population in 2014: 126 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joubert
    • Fairfax [Gregory County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfax
      • Fairfax [Gregory County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Geddes
      • Estimated population in 2019: 115 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfax
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairfax<7>

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 Geddes. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Geddes.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Geddes ...

Looking for more information about Geddes? 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 Geddes, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Geddes.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Charles Mix County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Geddes. 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 Charles Mix, 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>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Geddes. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Geddes.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Geddes - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>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 from Point A (ie- Geddes) 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 Geddes. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Geddes

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Geddes. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2539, Longitude: -98.6976       In this case, the coordinates for Geddes have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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