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Welcome to Highmore ...
The city of Highmore is located in Hyde County<1> and is the County Seat for Hyde County.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Highmore has a population of 722 people<2> (see below for details).
Highmore is 1,880 feet [573 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Highmore lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Highmore: (605)
The ZIP code for Highmore: 57345<4>
We don't have a date for the establishment of Highmore.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Highmore had an population of 722 people. This is a decrease of 9.18% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.16% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Highmore had a population of 795 people (or 55.99% of the total population of Hyde County). This makes Highmore the county's most populous community.
The population of Highmore represents 0.1% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 104th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 795 people, the population of Highmore decreased 6.58% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 851 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Highmore.
Communities Also Named Highmore ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named Highmore - it's located in Colorado.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Highmore.
Communities near Highmore ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Highmore.
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 Highmore. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Highmore.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Highmore. 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 Highmore.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Highmore. See our Newspapers Page for Highmore.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Highmore ...
Looking for more information about Highmore? 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 Highmore, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Highmore.
Adding Highmore to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Highmore in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Highmore was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<8>
We also found Highmore in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Highmore.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 31 May 2023