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Welcome to North Sioux City ...

The city of North Sioux City is located in Union County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for North Sioux City: N. Sioux City

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, North Sioux City has a population of 2,928 people<3> (see below for details).

North Sioux City is 1,100 feet [335 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for North Sioux City: (605)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, North Sioux City had an population of 2,928 people. This is an increase of 15.73% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 27.97% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, North Sioux City had a population of 2,530 people (or 17.57% of the total population of Union County). This makes North Sioux City the county's most populous community.

The population of North Sioux City represents 0.31% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 39th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,530 people, the population of North Sioux City increased 10.58% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,288 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for North Sioux City.

Communities near North Sioux City ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near North Sioux City.

  • Sioux City [Woodbury County]
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    • Sioux City [Woodbury County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of North Sioux City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 82,651 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sioux City<6>
  • South Sioux City [Dakota County]
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    • South Sioux City [Dakota County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of North Sioux City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,809 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Sioux 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 South Sioux City<6>
  • Sergeant Bluff [Woodbury County]
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    • Sergeant Bluff [Woodbury County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of North Sioux City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,127 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sergeant Bluff 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 Sergeant Bluff<6>
  • Elk Point [Union County]
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    • Elk Point [Union County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of North Sioux City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,871 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Point 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 Elk Point<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dakota City [Dakota County]
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      • Dakota City [Dakota County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of North Sioux City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,859 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dakota 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 Dakota City<6>
    • Lawton [Woodbury County]
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      • Lawton [Woodbury County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of North Sioux City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 980 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hinton [Plymouth County]
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      • Hinton [Plymouth County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of North Sioux City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 948 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hinton 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 Hinton<6>
    • Ponca [Dixon County]
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      • Ponca [Dixon County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of North Sioux City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 912 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ponca<6>
    • Merrill [Plymouth County]
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      • Merrill [Plymouth County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of North Sioux City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 731 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Merrill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merrill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Merrill<6>
    • Homer [Dakota County]
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      • Homer [Dakota County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of North Sioux City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 521 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Homer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Homer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Homer<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 North Sioux City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for North Sioux City.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Sioux City ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for North Sioux City. 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 Union, 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 North Sioux City.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Sioux City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- North Sioux 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 North Sioux City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from North Sioux City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Sioux City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5367, Longitude: -96.5025       In this case, the coordinates for North Sioux City 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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