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Welcome to Komstad ...

So far, we have found very little information about Komstad. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Komstad to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Komstad, please Contact Us.


Komstad would have been located within present day Clay County<2>.

The location of Komstad has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Komstad had a population of 13 people.<4> (see below for details).

While the community is gone, the present day location for Komstad is 1,270 feet [387 m] above sea level.<5>.

Time Zone: The area where Komstad was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Komstad would have been located in the (605) area code.

Communities near Komstad ...

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

  • Vermillion [Clay County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vermillion have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vermillion
    • Vermillion [Clay County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Komstad
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,926 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vermillion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vermillion<7>
  • Beresford [Union County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beresford
    • Beresford [Union County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Komstad
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,026 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beresford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beresford<7>
  • Centerville [Turner County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centerville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centerville
    • Centerville [Turner County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Komstad
    • Estimated population in 2019: 872 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centerville<7>
  • Viborg [Turner County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Viborg
    • Viborg [Turner County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Komstad
    • Estimated population in 2019: 767 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Viborg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Viborg<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alcester [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alcester have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alcester
      • Alcester [Union County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Komstad
      • Estimated population in 2019: 755 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alcester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alcester<7>
    • Irene [Turner County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irene have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irene
      • Irene [Turner County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Komstad
      • Estimated population in 2019: 406 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irene
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irene<7>
    • Hurley [Turner County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hurley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hurley
      • Hurley [Turner County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Komstad
      • Estimated population in 2019: 399 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hurley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hurley<7>
    • Gayville [Yankton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gayville
      • Gayville [Yankton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Komstad
      • Estimated population in 2019: 396 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gayville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gayville<7>
    • Wakonda [Clay County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wakonda have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wakonda
      • Wakonda [Clay County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Komstad
      • Estimated population in 2019: 294 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wakonda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wakonda<7>
    • Nora [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nora have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nora
      • Nora [Union County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Komstad
      • Estimated population in 2014: 240 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nora

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of South Dakota

About Clay County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Clay County: www.claycountysd.org/

The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Komstad, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of South Dakota's counties, including Clay, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Komstad.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Komstad - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Komstad) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Komstad. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0389, Longitude: -96.9031       In this case, the coordinates for Komstad 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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