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Welcome to Pollock ...

The town of Pollock is located in Campbell County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Pollock: PAH-luhk<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pollock has a population of 225 people<4> (see below for details).

Pollock is 1,650 feet [503 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Pollock (for example, toward McLaughlin), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

The telephone area code for Pollock: (605)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pollock had an population of 225 people. This is a decrease of 6.64% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 33.63% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pollock had a population of 241 people (or 16.44% of the total population of Campbell County). This makes Pollock the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Pollock represents 0.03% of the total population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 223rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 241 people, the population of Pollock decreased 28.91% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 339 people).

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

Communities Also Named Pollock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Pollock - they are located in California (2), Idaho, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Pennsylvania (2) and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Pollock ...

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

  • Jeffrey [Corson County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jeffrey
    • Jeffrey [Corson County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Pollock
    • Estimated population in 2014: 535 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jeffrey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Herreid [Campbell County]
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    • Herreid [Campbell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Pollock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 416 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herreid have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herreid
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Herreid<7>
  • Strasburg [Emmons County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strasburg
    • Strasburg [Emmons County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Pollock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 362 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strasburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strasburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strasburg<7>
  • Mound City [Campbell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mound City
    • Mound City [Campbell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Pollock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 66 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mound City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mound City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mound City<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hague [Emmons County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hague
      • Hague [Emmons County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Pollock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 63 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hague have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hague
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hague<7>
    • Kenel [Corson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenel
      • Kenel [Corson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Pollock
      • Estimated population in 2014: 61 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenel
    • Westfield [Emmons County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westfield
      • Westfield [Emmons County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Pollock
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westfield
    • Fort Yates [Sioux County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Yates
      • Fort Yates [Sioux County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<6> to the northwest of Pollock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 202 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Yates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Yates
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Yates<7>
    • Mahto [Corson County]
    • Wakpala [Corson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wakpala
      • Wakpala [Corson County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<6> to the southwest of Pollock
      • Estimated population in 2014: 312 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wakpala
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wakpala<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 Pollock. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pollock.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pollock. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Pollock.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pollock ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for South Dakota

About Campbell County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pollock. 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 Campbell, 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>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Pollock. 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.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pollock.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pollock - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Pollock) 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 Pollock. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pollock

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pollock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.9014, Longitude: -100.2907       In this case, the coordinates for Pollock have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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