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Welcome to Hammer ...

Hammer is located in Roberts County<1>.

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Hammer had a population of 233 people.<3> (see below for details).

Hammer is 1,220 feet [372 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Hammer: (605)

Communities Also Named Hammer ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Hammer - it's located in Georgia.

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

Communities near Hammer ...

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

  • Sisseton [Roberts County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sisseton
    • Sisseton [Roberts County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Hammer
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,398 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sisseton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sisseton<6>
  • Hillhead [Marshall County]
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    • Hillhead [Marshall County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Hammer
    • Estimated population in 2014: 990 people
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  • Hankinson [Richland County]
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    • Hankinson [Richland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Hammer
    • Estimated population in 2019: 885 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hankinson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hankinson<6>
  • Lidgerwood [Richland County]
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    • Lidgerwood [Richland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Hammer
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lidgerwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 616 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lidgerwood<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Veblen [Marshall County]
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      • Veblen [Marshall County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Hammer
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Veblen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 537 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Veblen<6>
    • Rosholt [Roberts County]
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      • Rosholt [Roberts County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Hammer
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosholt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 429 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosholt<6>
    • New Effington [Roberts County]
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      • New Effington [Roberts County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Hammer
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Effington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 249 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Effington<6>
    • Long Hollow Housing [Roberts County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Hollow Housing
      • Long Hollow Housing [Roberts County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Hammer
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Hollow Housing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 192 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Hollow Housing
    • Marlow [Marshall County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marlow
      • Marlow [Marshall County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Hammer
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marlow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2014: 14 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marlow
    • Browns Valley [Traverse County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Browns Valley
      • Browns Valley [Traverse County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the southeast of Hammer
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Browns Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 528 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Browns Valley

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hammer ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hammer. 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 Roberts, 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 Hammer.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hammer - 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 from Point A (ie- Hammer) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hammer. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.8552, Longitude: -97.0212       In this case, the coordinates for Hammer 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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