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Newell, South Dakota
Welcome to Newell ...
The location of Newell has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Newell: NOO-uhl<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Newell has a population of 597 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Newell.
Newell is 2,820 feet [860 m] above sea level.<5> In other words, the elevation of Newell is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Newell lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Newell: (605)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Newell had an population of 597 people. This is a decrease of 1% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.59% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Newell had a population of 603 people (or 5.96% of the total population of Butte County). This makes Newell the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Newell represents 0.07% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 135th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 603 people, the population of Newell decreased 6.66% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 646 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Newell.
Communities Also Named Newell ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Newell - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Newell.
Communities near Newell ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Newell.
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 Newell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Newell.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Newell. 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 Newell.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Newell. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Newell.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Newell ...
Looking for more information about Newell? 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 Newell, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Newell.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jan 2021