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Huron Colony, South Dakota
(Beadle County)

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Welcome to Huron Colony ...

Huron Colony is located in Beadle County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Huron Colony: HYUR-uhn<3>

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Huron Colony had a population of 415 people.<4> (see below for details).

Huron Colony is 1,260 feet [384 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

The area code for Huron Colony: (605)

Communities Also Named Huron Colony ...

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

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

Communities near Huron Colony ...

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

  • 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Huron Colony
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,380 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huron
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huron<7>
  • 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Huron Colony
    • Estimated population in 2019: 399 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolsey
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wolsey<7>
  • 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Huron Colony
    • Estimated population in 2019: 211 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tulare
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tulare<7>
  • 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Huron Colony
    • Estimated population in 2014: 155 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spink Colony
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cavour [Beadle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cavour have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cavour
      • Cavour [Beadle County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Huron Colony
      • Estimated population in 2019: 123 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cavour
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cavour<7>
    • Yale [Beadle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yale
      • Yale [Beadle County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Huron Colony
      • Estimated population in 2019: 115 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yale<7>
    • Hitchcock [Beadle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hitchcock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hitchcock
      • Hitchcock [Beadle County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Huron Colony
      • Estimated population in 2019: 95 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hitchcock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hitchcock<7>
    • Osceola [Kingsbury County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osceola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Osceola
      • Osceola [Kingsbury County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Huron Colony
      • Estimated population in 2014: 90 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osceola
    • Morningside [Beadle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morningside
      • Morningside [Beadle County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Huron Colony
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morningside
    • Broadland [Beadle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broadland
      • Broadland [Beadle County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Huron Colony
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broadland

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Huron Colony ...

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

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About Beadle County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Huron Colony. 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>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Huron Colony. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Huron Colony.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Huron Colony - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Huron Colony) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Huron Colony. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5644, Longitude: -98.2068       In this case, the coordinates for Huron Colony 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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