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Welcome to Junius ...

Junius is located in Lake County<1>.

The pronunciation of Junius: JYOO-nee-uhs<2>

Junius is 1,750 feet [533 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Junius: (605)

Communities Also Named Junius ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Junius - it's located in New York.

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

Communities near Junius ...

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

  • Madison [Lake County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison
    • Madison [Lake County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Junius
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,270 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<6>
  • Howard [Miner County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Howard
    • Howard [Miner County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Junius
    • Estimated population in 2019: 757 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Howard<6>
  • Huntimer [Minnehaha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntimer
    • Huntimer [Minnehaha County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Junius
    • Estimated population in 2014: 590 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntimer
  • Franklin [Lake County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
    • Franklin [Lake County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Junius
    • Estimated population in 2014: 333 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ramona [Lake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramona have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ramona
      • Ramona [Lake County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Junius
      • Estimated population in 2019: 206 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ramona<6>
    • Rutland [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rutland
      • Rutland [Lake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Junius
      • Estimated population in 2014: 205 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rutland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rutland<6>
    • Wentworth [Lake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wentworth have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wentworth
      • Wentworth [Lake County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Junius
      • Estimated population in 2019: 194 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wentworth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wentworth<6>
    • Winfred [Lake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winfred have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winfred
      • Winfred [Lake County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Junius
      • Estimated population in 2014: 162 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winfred
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winfred<6>
    • Sinai [Brookings County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sinai have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sinai
      • Sinai [Brookings County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Junius
      • Estimated population in 2019: 124 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sinai
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sinai<6>
    • Oldham [Kingsbury County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oldham have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oldham
      • Oldham [Kingsbury County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Junius
      • Estimated population in 2019: 120 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oldham
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oldham<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 Junius. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Junius.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Junius ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Junius. 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 Lake, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Junius. 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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Junius - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Junius) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Junius. 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 Junius

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Junius. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.0078, Longitude: -97.2444    
<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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