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Welcome to Putney ...

Putney is located in Brown County<1>.

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Putney had a population of 104 people.<2> (see below for details).

Putney is 1,300 feet [396 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Putney is located in the (605) area code.

Communities Also Named Putney ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Putney - they are located in Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Kentucky, Vermont (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Putney ...

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

  • Aberdeen [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aberdeen
    • Aberdeen [Brown County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Putney
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aberdeen have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,257 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen<6>
  • Houghton [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Houghton
    • Houghton [Brown County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Putney
    • Estimated population in 2014: 3,503 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houghton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houghton<6>
  • Groton [Brown County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Groton
    • Groton [Brown County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Putney
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,475 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Groton<6>
  • Langford [Marshall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Langford
    • Langford [Marshall County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Putney
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Langford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 326 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Langford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Langford<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Huffton [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huffton
      • Huffton [Brown County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Putney
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huffton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2014: 316 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huffton
    • Ordway [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ordway
      • Ordway [Brown County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Putney
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ordway have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2014: 306 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ordway
    • Prairie Wood Village Addition [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prairie Wood Village Addition
      • Prairie Wood Village Addition [Brown County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Putney
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prairie Wood Village Addition have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2014: 276 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prairie Wood Village Addition
    • Melrose Addition [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melrose Addition
      • Melrose Addition [Brown County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Putney
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Melrose Addition have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2014: 221 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melrose Addition
    • Gederos Estates [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gederos Estates
      • Gederos Estates [Brown County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Putney
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gederos Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2014: 212 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gederos Estates
    • Columbia [Brown County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
      • Columbia [Brown County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Putney
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 138 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<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 Putney. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Putney.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Putney ...

Looking for more information about Putney? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Putney, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Putney.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for South Dakota

About Brown County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Brown County: www.brown.sd.us/

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 Brown, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Putney.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Putney - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Putney) 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 Putney. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Putney

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Putney. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.5603, Longitude: -98.1752    
<5>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.
<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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