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Welcome to Lake Norden ...

The city of Lake Norden is located in Hamlin County.

A typical abbreviation for Lake Norden: Lk. Norden

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Lake Norden has a population of 481 people<1> (see below for details).

Lake Norden is 1,680 feet [512 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Lake Norden is located in the (605) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lake Norden had a population of 467 people (or 7.91% of the total population of Hamlin County). This makes Lake Norden the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Lake Norden represents 0.06% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 162nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 467 people, the population of Lake Norden increased 8.1% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 432 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Lake Norden had an population of 481 people. This is an increase of 3% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.34% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lake Norden.

Communities near Lake Norden ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Arlington   [Map]   880   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bruce   [Map]   206   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Bryant   [Map]   450   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Castlewood   [Map]   633   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Estelline   [Map]   751   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Grover   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Lake Norden.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lake Norden. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lake Norden. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lake Norden.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Lake Norden:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake Norden ...

Looking for more information about Lake Norden? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Lake Norden, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Lake Norden.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Lake Norden. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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Food/Groceries  
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for South Dakota

About Hamlin County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lake Norden. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lake Norden.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lake Norden - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Lake Norden. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lake Norden) 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 Lake Norden. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lake Norden

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Norden. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5791, Longitude: -97.2084     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lake Norden have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Lake Norden.