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Welcome to Rosholt ...

The town of Rosholt is located in Roberts County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Rosholt: RAH-sholt<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Rosholt has a population of 429 people<4> (see below for details).

Rosholt is 1,080 feet [329 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

The telephone area code for Rosholt: (605)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rosholt had an population of 429 people. This is an increase of 1.42% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.39% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rosholt had a population of 423 people. This makes Rosholt the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Rosholt represents 0.05% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 174th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 423 people, the population of Rosholt has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 419 people).

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

Communities Also Named Rosholt ...

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

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

Communities near Rosholt ...

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

  • Wheaton [Traverse County]
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    • Wheaton [Traverse County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Rosholt
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,288 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wheaton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheaton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheaton<7>
  • Hankinson [Richland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hankinson
    • Hankinson [Richland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Rosholt
    • Estimated population in 2019: 885 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hankinson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hankinson<7>
  • Browns Valley [Traverse County]
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    • Browns Valley [Traverse County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Rosholt
    • Estimated population in 2019: 528 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Browns Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Browns Valley
  • Fairmount [Richland County]
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    • Fairmount [Richland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Rosholt
    • Estimated population in 2019: 359 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairmount have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmount
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmount<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Effington [Roberts County]
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      • New Effington [Roberts County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Rosholt
      • Estimated population in 2019: 249 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Effington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Effington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Effington<7>
    • Hammer [Roberts County]
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      • Hammer [Roberts County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Rosholt
      • Estimated population in 2014: 241 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hammer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hammer
    • Dumont [Traverse County]
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      • Dumont [Traverse County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Rosholt
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dumont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dumont
    • Claire City [Roberts County]
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      • Claire City [Roberts County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Rosholt
      • Estimated population in 2019: 75 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Claire City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Claire City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Claire City<7>
    • Tenney [Wilkin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tenney
      • Tenney [Wilkin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Rosholt
      • Estimated population in 2011: 5 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tenney have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tenney
    • White Rock [Roberts County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Rock
      • White Rock [Roberts County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Rosholt
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Rock

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rosholt ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rosholt. 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 Roberts, 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 Rosholt. 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 Rosholt.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rosholt - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Rosholt) 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 Rosholt. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rosholt

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rosholt. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.8661, Longitude: -96.7320       In this case, the coordinates for Rosholt 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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