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Welcome to Onida ...

The city of Onida is located in Sully County<1> and is the County Seat for Sully County.

The pronunciation of Onida: oh-NY-duh<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Onida has a population of 634 people<3> (see below for details).

Onida is 1,870 feet [570 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Onida: (605)

The ZIP code for Onida: 57564<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Onida had an population of 634 people. This is a decrease of 3.65% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.32% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Onida had a population of 658 people (or 47.92% of the total population of Sully County). This makes Onida the county's most populous community.

The population of Onida represents 0.08% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 125th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 658 people, the population of Onida decreased 11.08% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 740 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Onida.

Communities Also Named Onida ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Onida - it's located in Georgia.

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

Communities near Onida ...

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

  • Blunt [Hughes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blunt
    • Blunt [Hughes County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Onida
    • Estimated population in 2019: 354 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blunt
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blunt<7>
  • Agar [Sully County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Agar
    • Agar [Sully County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Onida
    • Estimated population in 2019: 80 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Agar have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Agar
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Agar<7>
  • Okobojo [Sully County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Okobojo
    • Okobojo [Sully County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Onida
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Okobojo have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Okobojo
  • Harrold [Hughes County]
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    • Harrold [Hughes County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<6> to the southeast of Onida
    • Estimated population in 2019: 124 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrold have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrold
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrold<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gettysburg [Potter County]
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      • Gettysburg [Potter County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<6> to the north of Onida
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,081 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gettysburg have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gettysburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gettysburg<7>
    • Forest City [Potter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest City
      • Forest City [Potter County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<6> to the northwest of Onida
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest City have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest City
    • Alto [Hughes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alto
      • Alto [Hughes County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<6> to the south of Onida
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alto
    • Holabird [Hyde County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holabird
      • Holabird [Hyde County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<6> to the southeast of Onida
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holabird have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holabird
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holabird<7>
    • Pierre [Hughes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pierre
      • Pierre [Hughes County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<6> to the southwest of Onida
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,867 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pierre have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pierre
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pierre<7>
    • Fort Pierre [Stanley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Pierre
      • Fort Pierre [Stanley County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Onida
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,217 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Pierre have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Pierre
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Pierre<7>

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 Onida. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Onida.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Onida ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for South Dakota

About Sully County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Onida. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Sully County: www.sullycounty.net/

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 Sully, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Onida. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Onida.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Onida - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Onida). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Onida or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Onida) 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 Onida. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Onida

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Onida. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7056, Longitude: -100.0645    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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