RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Roubaix, South Dakota

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other SD
Communities

















Welcome to Roubaix ...

Roubaix is located in Lawrence County<1>.

The pronunciation of Roubaix: roh-BAY<2>

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Roubaix had a population of 15 people.<3> (see below for details).

Roubaix is 5,380 feet [1,640 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Roubaix is 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Roubaix lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Roubaix: (605)

Communities near Roubaix ...

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

  • Spearfish [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spearfish
    • Spearfish [Lawrence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Roubaix
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,756 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spearfish have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spearfish
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spearfish<7>
  • Sturgis [Meade County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sturgis
    • Sturgis [Meade County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Roubaix
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,922 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sturgis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sturgis<7>
  • Lead [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lead
    • Lead [Lawrence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Roubaix
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,943 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lead have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lead
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lead<7>
  • Summerset [Meade County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summerset
    • Summerset [Meade County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Roubaix
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,660 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerset
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summerset<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • North Spearfish [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Spearfish
      • North Spearfish [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Roubaix
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,221 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Spearfish have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Spearfish
    • Deadwood [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deadwood
      • Deadwood [Lawrence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Roubaix
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,293 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deadwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deadwood<7>
    • Gregory [Lawrence County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gregory
      • Gregory [Lawrence County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Roubaix
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,264 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gregory have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Whitewood [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitewood
      • Whitewood [Lawrence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Roubaix
      • Estimated population in 2019: 979 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitewood have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitewood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitewood<7>
    • Piedmont [Meade County]
    • Johnson Siding [Pennington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnson Siding
      • Johnson Siding [Pennington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Roubaix
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 659 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson Siding

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roubaix ...

Looking for more information about Roubaix? 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 Roubaix, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Roubaix.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in South Dakota

About Lawrence County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lawrence County: www.lawrence.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 Lawrence, 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 Roubaix. 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 Roubaix.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Roubaix - 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- Roubaix) 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 Roubaix. 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 Roubaix

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roubaix. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.2757, Longitude: -103.6668    
<6>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.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 27 Oct 2020