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Welcome to Lyman ...

Lyman is located in Lyman County<1>.

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Lyman had a population of 44 people.<3> (see below for details).

Lyman is 1,750 feet [533 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Lyman: (605)

Communities Also Named Lyman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Lyman - they are located in California (2), Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska (2), New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Washington and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Lyman ...

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

  • Fort Thompson [Buffalo County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Thompson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Thompson
    • Fort Thompson [Buffalo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Lyman
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,282 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Thompson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Thompson<6>
  • Presho [Lyman County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Presho have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Presho
    • Presho [Lyman County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Lyman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 489 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Presho
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Presho<6>
  • Oacoma [Lyman County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oacoma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oacoma
    • Oacoma [Lyman County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Lyman
    • Estimated population in 2019: 471 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oacoma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oacoma<6>
  • Kennebec [Lyman County]
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Reliance [Lyman County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reliance have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reliance
      • Reliance [Lyman County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Lyman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 212 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reliance
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reliance<6>
    • East Lyman [Lyman County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Lyman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Lyman
      • East Lyman [Lyman County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Lyman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 145 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Lyman
    • Lower Brule [Lyman County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lower Brule have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lower Brule
      • Lower Brule [Lyman County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Lyman
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 24 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lower Brule
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lower Brule<6>
    • Hamill [Tripp County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamill
      • Hamill [Tripp County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Lyman
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 11 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamill<6>
    • Chamberlain [Brule County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chamberlain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chamberlain
      • Chamberlain [Brule County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the east of Lyman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,366 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chamberlain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chamberlain<6>
    • Ideal [Tripp County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ideal
      • Ideal [Tripp County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<5> to the south of Lyman
      • Estimated population in 2014: 123 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ideal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ideal<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 Lyman. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lyman.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lyman ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for South Dakota

About Lyman County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lyman. 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 Lyman, 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 Lyman.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lyman - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lyman) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lyman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8811, Longitude: -99.7396       In this case, the coordinates for Lyman 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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