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Welcome to Hitchcock ...

The town of Hitchcock is located in Beadle County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hitchcock has a population of 95 people<3> (see below for details).

Hitchcock is 1,330 feet [405 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Hitchcock is within the boundaries of the (605) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hitchcock had an population of 95 people. This is an increase of 4.4% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.04% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hitchcock had a population of 91 people. This makes Hitchcock the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Hitchcock represents 0.01% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 312nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 91 people, the population of Hitchcock decreased 15.74% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 108 people).

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

Communities Also Named Hitchcock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Hitchcock - they are located in Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Oklahoma, Saskatchewan, Texas and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Hitchcock ...

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

  • Redfield [Spink County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redfield
    • Redfield [Spink County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Hitchcock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,273 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redfield<6>
  • Huron Colony [Beadle County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huron Colony have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huron Colony
    • Huron Colony [Beadle County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Hitchcock
    • Estimated population in 2014: 403 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huron Colony
  • Wolsey [Beadle County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wolsey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wolsey
    • Wolsey [Beadle County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Hitchcock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 399 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolsey
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wolsey<6>
  • Tulare [Spink County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tulare have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tulare
    • Tulare [Spink County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Hitchcock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 211 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tulare
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tulare<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wessington [Beadle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wessington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wessington
      • Wessington [Beadle County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Hitchcock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 177 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wessington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wessington<6>
    • Spink Colony [Spink County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spink Colony have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spink Colony
      • Spink Colony [Spink County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Hitchcock
      • Estimated population in 2014: 155 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spink Colony
    • Frankfort [Spink County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frankfort
      • Frankfort [Spink County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Hitchcock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 151 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frankfort
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frankfort<6>
    • Broadland [Beadle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broadland
      • Broadland [Beadle County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Hitchcock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broadland
    • Bonilla [Beadle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonilla
      • Bonilla [Beadle County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Hitchcock
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonilla
    • Huron [Beadle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huron
      • Huron [Beadle County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the southeast of Hitchcock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,380 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huron
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huron<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 Hitchcock. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hitchcock.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hitchcock ...

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

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About Beadle County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Beadle County: www.beadlecounty.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 Beadle, 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 Hitchcock.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hitchcock - 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- Hitchcock) 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 Hitchcock. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hitchcock

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hitchcock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.6294, Longitude: -98.4082       In this case, the coordinates for Hitchcock 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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