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Welcome to Harrold ...

The town of Harrold is located in Hughes County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Harrold has a population of 124 people<3> (see below for details).

Harrold is 1,790 feet [546 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Harrold lies within the (605) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Harrold had an population of 124 people (or a decrease of 40.67% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Harrold had a population of 124 people. This makes Harrold the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Harrold represents 0.02% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 289th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 124 people, the population of Harrold decreased 40.67% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 209 people).

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

Communities Also Named Harrold ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Harrold - they are located in Pennsylvania and Texas.

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

Communities near Harrold ...

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

  • Highmore [Hyde County]
  • Blunt [Hughes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blunt
    • Blunt [Hughes County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Harrold
    • Estimated population in 2019: 354 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blunt
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blunt<6>
  • Holabird [Hyde County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holabird
    • Holabird [Hyde County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Harrold
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holabird have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holabird
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holabird<6>
  • Onida [Sully County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Onida
    • Onida [Sully County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the northwest of Harrold
    • Estimated population in 2019: 634 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Onida
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Onida<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alto [Hughes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alto
      • Alto [Hughes County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the southwest of Harrold
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    • Stephan [Hyde County]
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      • Stephan [Hyde County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the southeast of Harrold
      • Estimated population in 2014: 192 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stephan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stephan<6>
    • Ree Heights [Hand County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ree Heights
      • Ree Heights [Hand County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<5> to the east of Harrold
      • Estimated population in 2019: 58 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ree Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ree Heights
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ree Heights<6>
    • Agar [Sully County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Agar
      • Agar [Sully County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Harrold
      • Estimated population in 2019: 80 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Agar have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Agar
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Agar<6>
    • Pierre [Hughes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pierre
      • Pierre [Hughes County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<5> to the west of Harrold
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,867 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pierre have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pierre
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pierre<6>
    • Lower Brule [Lyman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lower Brule
      • Lower Brule [Lyman County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<5> to the south of Harrold
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 24 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lower Brule have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lower Brule
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lower Brule<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Harrold ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Harrold. 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 Hughes, 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 Harrold.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Harrold - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Harrold) 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 Harrold. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Harrold

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Harrold. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5233, Longitude: -99.7387       In this case, the coordinates for Harrold 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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