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Welcome to Greenfield ...

Greenfield is located in Clay County<1>.

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Greenfield had a population of 40 people.<3> (see below for details).

Greenfield is 1,230 feet [375 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Greenfield: (605)

Communities Also Named Greenfield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 66 communities that are also named Greenfield - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California (2), Florida (3), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Montana, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (3), North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Nova Scotia (4), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (4), Pennsylvania (6), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Utah (2), Virginia (6) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Greenfield ...

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

  • Vermillion [Clay County]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Vermillion
    • Vermillion [Clay County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Greenfield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,926 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vermillion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vermillion<6>
  • Beresford [Union County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beresford
    • Beresford [Union County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Greenfield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,026 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beresford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beresford<6>
  • Elk Point [Union County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elk Point
    • Elk Point [Union County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Greenfield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,871 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elk Point<6>
  • Akron [Plymouth County]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Akron
    • Akron [Plymouth County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Greenfield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,463 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Akron
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Akron<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Centerville [Turner County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centerville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centerville
      • Centerville [Turner County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Greenfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 872 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centerville<6>
    • Alcester [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alcester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alcester
      • Alcester [Union County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Greenfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 755 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alcester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alcester<6>
    • Gayville [Yankton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gayville
      • Gayville [Yankton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Greenfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 396 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gayville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gayville<6>
    • Newcastle [Dixon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newcastle
      • Newcastle [Dixon County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Greenfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 346 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newcastle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newcastle<6>
    • Wakonda [Clay County]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Wakonda
      • Wakonda [Clay County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Greenfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 294 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wakonda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wakonda<6>
    • Nora [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nora
      • Nora [Union County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Greenfield
      • Estimated population in 2014: 240 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nora

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Greenfield ...

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

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About Clay County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clay County: www.claycountysd.org/

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 Clay, 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 Greenfield.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Greenfield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Greenfield) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Greenfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8806, Longitude: -96.8456       In this case, the coordinates for Greenfield 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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