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Welcome to Gregory ...

So far, we have found very little information about Gregory. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Gregory to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Gregory, please Contact Us.


Gregory would have been located within present day Lawrence County<2>.

The location of Gregory has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Gregory had a population of 1,295 people.<4> (see below for details).

While the community is gone, the present day location for Gregory is 5,800 feet [1,768 m] above sea level.<5> In other words, the altitude of Gregory is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: The area where Gregory was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Gregory once stood is in the (605) area code.

Communities Also Named Gregory ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two South Dakota communities named Gregory: This one is located in Lawrence County and the other is located in Gregory County.

Beyond South Dakota, there are 24 communities that are also named Gregory - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Georgia, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Gregory ...

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

  • Lead [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lead
    • Lead [Lawrence County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Gregory
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,943 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lead have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lead
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lead<7>
  • Summerset [Meade County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summerset
    • Summerset [Meade County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Gregory
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,660 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerset
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summerset<7>
  • Deadwood [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deadwood
    • Deadwood [Lawrence County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Gregory
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,293 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deadwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deadwood<7>
  • Hill City [Pennington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hill City
    • Hill City [Pennington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Gregory
    • 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<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Piedmont [Meade County]
    • Johnson Siding [Pennington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnson Siding
      • Johnson Siding [Pennington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Gregory
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 659 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson Siding
    • Trojan [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trojan
      • Trojan [Lawrence County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Gregory
      • Estimated population in 2014: 627 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trojan
    • Sheridan [Pennington County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sheridan
      • Sheridan [Pennington County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Gregory
      • Estimated population in 2014: 447 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sheridan have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Lancaster City [Lawrence County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lancaster City
      • Lancaster City [Lawrence County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Gregory
      • Estimated population in 2014: 419 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lancaster City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • South Canyon Country Estates [Pennington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Canyon Country Estates
      • South Canyon Country Estates [Pennington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Gregory
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 364 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Canyon Country Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Canyon Country Estates

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of South Dakota

About Lawrence County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lawrence County: www.lawrence.sd.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Gregory, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of South Dakota's counties, including Lawrence, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gregory.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gregory - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>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 from Point A (ie- Gregory) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gregory. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1611, Longitude: -103.7394       In this case, the coordinates for Gregory 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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