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Around Lancaster City ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Rapid City. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the southeast of where Lancaster City would have been located. Rapid City has a population of 77,500 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Spearfish. It lies just northwest of Lancaster City and has a population of 11,800 people.

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Lancaster City.<2>

  • Central City [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Central City [Lawrence County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the south of Lancaster City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 131 people
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  • Crook City [Lawrence County]
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    • Crook City [Lawrence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Lancaster City
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  • Deadwood [Lawrence County]
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    • Deadwood [Lawrence County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east of Lancaster City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,293 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deadwood<4>
  • Dumont [Lawrence County]
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    • Dumont [Lawrence County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of Lancaster City
    • Estimated population in 2014: 45 people
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  • Galena [Lawrence County]
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    • Galena [Lawrence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Lancaster City
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  • Lead [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lead have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lead [Lawrence County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the south of Lancaster City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,943 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lead<4>
  • Continue List   (9 more) ...
    • Maurice [Lawrence County]
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      • Maurice [Lawrence County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west of Lancaster City
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    • North Spearfish [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Spearfish have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • North Spearfish [Lawrence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Lancaster City
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,221 people
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    • Preston [Lawrence County]
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      • Preston [Lawrence County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west of Lancaster City
      • Estimated population in 2014: 185 people
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    • Roubaix [Lawrence County]
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      • Roubaix [Lawrence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Lancaster City
      • Estimated population in 2013: 14 people
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    • Saint Onge [Lawrence County]
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      • Saint Onge [Lawrence County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the north of Lancaster City
      • Estimated population in 2014: 342 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Onge<4>
    • Savoy [Lawrence County]
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      • Savoy [Lawrence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west of Lancaster City
      • Estimated population in 2014: 71 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Savoy<4>
    • Spearfish [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spearfish have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spearfish
      • Spearfish [Lawrence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Lancaster City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,756 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spearfish<4>
    • Trojan [Lawrence County]
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      • Trojan [Lawrence County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Lancaster City
      • Estimated population in 2014: 627 people
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    • Whitewood [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitewood have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitewood
      • Whitewood [Lawrence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Lancaster City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 979 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitewood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitewood<4>

For more communities neighboring Lancaster City, please visit our County-by-County Page for Lancaster City.

Lawrence County ...

Lancaster City would have been located within present day Lawrence County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lawrence County: Butte, Meade, Pennington, Crook (WY) & Weston (WY).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lancaster City ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lancaster City.

Airports Near Lancaster City ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Lancaster City and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Lancaster City.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lawrence County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lawrence County: www.lawrence.sd.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lancaster City.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Lancaster City) 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 Lancaster City. 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 Lancaster City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lancaster City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.3792, Longitude: -103.7741       In this case, the coordinates for Lancaster City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of South Dakota's counties, including Lawrence, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Lancaster City), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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