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Welcome to Java ...
The town of Java is located in Walworth County<1>.
The pronunciation of Java: JAH-vuh<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Java has a population of 128 people<3> (see below for details).
Java is 2,080 feet [634 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Java lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Java (for example, toward Timber Lake), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
The area code for Java: (605)
The ZIP code for Java: 57452<5>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Java, you might get a feel for its origin by knowing that their post office opened in 1901.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Java had an population of 128 people. This is a decrease of 0.78% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 35.03% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Java had a population of 129 people. This makes Java the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Java represents 0.02% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 283rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 129 people, the population of Java decreased 34.52% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 197 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Java.
Communities Also Named Java ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 9 communities that are also named Java - they are located in Alabama, California, Mississippi, Montana, New York, Ohio, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Java.
Communities near Java ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Java.
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 Java. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Java.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Java. 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 Java.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Java. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Java.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Java ...
Looking for more information about Java? 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 Java, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Java.
Adding Java to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Java 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 that we've found for Java was the List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<9> From that list, the Java post office opened in 1901.
We also found Java on a map titled Rand McNally Map of South Dakota (1937).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Java.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 24 May 2023