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Sharps Corner is located in Oglala Lakota County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Sharps Corner: Sharps Cor. (or less commonly used: Sharps Crn.)

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Sharps Corner had a population of 79 people.<2> (see below for details).

Sharps Corner is 2,890 feet [881 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Sharps Corner is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Sharps Corner lies within the (605) area code.

Communities Also Named Sharps Corner ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 2 communities that are also named Sharps Corner - they are located in New Jersey and Oregon.

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

Communities near Sharps Corner ...

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

  • Rockyford
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockyford
    • Rockyford is located in Oglala Lakota County
  • Porcupine
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the south)
  • Kyle
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)
  • Manderson - White Horse Creek
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the south)
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Manderson - White Horse Creek. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manderson - White Horse Creek
    • Manderson - White Horse Creek is located in Oglala Lakota County
  • Manderson
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the south)
  • Wounded Knee
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
  • Denby
    (22 miles [35.4 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Denby
    • Denby is located in Oglala Lakota County
  • Oglala
    (22 miles [35.4 km] to the southwest)
  • Potato Creek
    (22 miles [35.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Potato Creek
    • Potato Creek is located in Jackson County
  • Batesland
    (23 miles [37 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Batesland have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Batesland
    • Batesland is located in Oglala Lakota County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 113 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Batesland <4>

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sharps Corner ...

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

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

The official website for Oglala Lakota County:

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Dakota's counties, including Oglala Lakota, 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 Sharps Corner.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sharps Corner - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.


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