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Welcome to Little Eagle ...

Little Eagle is located in Corson County<1>.

The location of Little Eagle has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Little Eagle had a population of 319 people.<3> (see below for details).

Little Eagle is 1,640 feet [500 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Little Eagle lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Little Eagle (for example, toward Mound City), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Little Eagle lies within the (605) area code.

Communities near Little Eagle ...

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

  • McLaughlin [Corson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McLaughlin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McLaughlin
    • McLaughlin [Corson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Little Eagle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 653 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McLaughlin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McLaughlin<6>
  • Jeffrey [Corson County] - Historic
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jeffrey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jeffrey
    • Jeffrey [Corson County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Little Eagle
    • Estimated population in 2014: 535 people
  • Wakpala [Corson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wakpala
    • Wakpala [Corson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Little Eagle
    • Estimated population in 2014: 312 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wakpala
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wakpala<6>
  • Mahto [Corson County]
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    • Trail City [Corson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trail City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trail City
      • Trail City [Corson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Little Eagle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trail City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trail City<6>
    • Bullhead [Corson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bullhead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bullhead
      • Bullhead [Corson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Little Eagle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bullhead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bullhead<6>
    • Glencross [Dewey County]
    • Mobridge [Walworth County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mobridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mobridge
      • Mobridge [Walworth County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the southeast of Little Eagle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,444 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mobridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mobridge<6>
    • Timber Lake [Dewey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Timber Lake
      • Timber Lake [Dewey County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the southwest of Little Eagle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 499 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Timber Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Timber Lake<6>
    • Selfridge [Sioux County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Selfridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Selfridge
      • Selfridge [Sioux County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<5> to the north of Little Eagle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 166 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selfridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selfridge<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 Little Eagle. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Little Eagle.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Little Eagle ...

Looking for more information about Little Eagle? 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 Little Eagle, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Little Eagle.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Corson County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Little Eagle. 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 Corson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Little Eagle.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Little Eagle - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Little Eagle) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Little Eagle. 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 Little Eagle

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Little Eagle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6758, Longitude: -100.8043       In this case, the coordinates for Little Eagle have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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