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Welcome to New Effington ...

The town of New Effington is located in Roberts County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, New Effington has a population of 249 people<3> (see below for details).

New Effington is 1,100 feet [335 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

New Effington is located in the (605) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, New Effington had an population of 249 people. This is a decrease of 2.73% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.87% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, New Effington had a population of 256 people. This makes New Effington the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of New Effington represents 0.03% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 220th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 256 people, the population of New Effington increased 9.87% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 233 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for New Effington.

Communities near New Effington ...

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

  • Sisseton [Roberts County]
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    • Sisseton [Roberts County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of New Effington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,398 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sisseton<6>
  • Hankinson [Richland County]
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    • Hankinson [Richland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of New Effington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 885 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hankinson<6>
  • Lidgerwood [Richland County]
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    • Lidgerwood [Richland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of New Effington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 616 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lidgerwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lidgerwood<6>
  • Veblen [Marshall County]
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    • Veblen [Marshall County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of New Effington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 537 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Veblen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Veblen<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Browns Valley [Traverse County]
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      • Browns Valley [Traverse County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of New Effington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Browns Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rosholt [Roberts County]
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      • Rosholt [Roberts County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of New Effington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 429 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosholt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosholt<6>
    • Hammer [Roberts County]
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      • Hammer [Roberts County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of New Effington
      • Estimated population in 2014: 241 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hammer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Long Hollow Housing [Roberts County]
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      • Long Hollow Housing [Roberts County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of New Effington
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 192 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Hollow Housing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Claire City [Roberts County]
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      • Claire City [Roberts County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of New Effington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 75 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Claire City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Claire City<6>
    • White Rock [Roberts County]
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      • White Rock [Roberts County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of New Effington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 New Effington. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for New Effington.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Effington ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in South Dakota

About Roberts County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for New Effington. 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 Roberts, 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 New Effington.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New Effington - 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 from Point A (ie- New Effington) 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 New Effington. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from New Effington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Effington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.8552, Longitude: -96.9184       In this case, the coordinates for New Effington 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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