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Welcome to Iroquois ...

The city of Iroquois is primarily located in Kingsbury County<1>. A portion of Iroquois extends into Beadle County.

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

The pronunciation of Iroquois: ERR-uh-koy<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Iroquois has a population of 259 people<4> (see below for details).

Iroquois is 1,390 feet [424 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Iroquois is located in the (605) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Iroquois had an population of 259 people. This is a decrease of 2.63% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.83% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Iroquois had a population of 266 people (which is 5.17% of the total population of Kingsbury County). This makes Iroquois the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Iroquois represents 0.03% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 217th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 266 people, the population of Iroquois decreased 4.32% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 278 people).

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

Communities Also Named Iroquois ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Iroquois - they are located in Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, New Brunswick, New York, Ontario, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Iroquois ...

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

  • 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 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Iroquois
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,380 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huron
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huron<7>
  • De Smet [Kingsbury County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Smet
    • De Smet [Kingsbury County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Iroquois
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,052 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Smet
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for De Smet<7>
  • Carthage [Miner County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carthage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carthage
    • Carthage [Miner County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Iroquois
    • Estimated population in 2019: 130 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carthage
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carthage<7>
  • 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Iroquois
    • Estimated population in 2019: 123 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cavour
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cavour<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Yale [Beadle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yale
      • Yale [Beadle County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Iroquois
      • Estimated population in 2019: 115 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yale<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 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Iroquois
      • Estimated population in 2014: 90 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osceola
    • Manchester [Kingsbury County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
      • Manchester [Kingsbury County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the east of Iroquois
      • Estimated population in 2014: 65 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
    • Esmond [Kingsbury County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Esmond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Esmond
      • Esmond [Kingsbury County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Iroquois
      • Estimated population in 2014: 60 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Esmond
    • Morningside [Beadle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morningside
      • Morningside [Beadle County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Iroquois
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morningside
    • Pitrodie [Clark County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pitrodie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pitrodie
      • Pitrodie [Clark County] was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Iroquois
      • Estimated population in 2014: 25 people

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Iroquois ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in South Dakota

About Kingsbury County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Iroquois. 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 Kingsbury, 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 Iroquois. 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 Iroquois.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Iroquois - 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- Iroquois) 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 Iroquois. 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 Iroquois

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Iroquois. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.3664, Longitude: -97.8484       In this case, the coordinates for Iroquois 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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