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Welcome to Spink Colony ...

Spink Colony is located in Spink County<1>.

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Spink Colony had a population of 154 people.<3> (see below for details).

Spink Colony is 1,280 feet [390 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Spink Colony is within the (605) area code.

Communities near Spink Colony ...

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

  • Redfield [Spink County]
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    • Redfield [Spink County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Spink Colony
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,273 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redfield<6>
  • Huron Colony [Beadle County]
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    • Huron Colony [Beadle County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Spink Colony
    • Estimated population in 2014: 403 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huron Colony have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Tulare [Spink County]
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    • Tulare [Spink County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Spink Colony
    • Estimated population in 2019: 211 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tulare have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tulare<6>
  • Doland [Spink County]
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    • Doland [Spink County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Spink Colony
    • Estimated population in 2019: 181 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Doland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Doland<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Frankfort [Spink County]
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      • Frankfort [Spink County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Spink Colony
      • Estimated population in 2019: 151 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frankfort<6>
    • Ashton [Spink County]
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      • Ashton [Spink County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Spink Colony
      • Estimated population in 2019: 124 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashton<6>
    • Hitchcock [Beadle County]
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      • Hitchcock [Beadle County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Spink Colony
      • Estimated population in 2019: 95 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hitchcock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hitchcock<6>
    • Broadland [Beadle County]
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      • Broadland [Beadle County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Spink Colony
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34 people
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    • Bonilla [Beadle County]
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      • Bonilla [Beadle County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Spink Colony
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    • Carpenter [Clark County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spink Colony ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for South Dakota

About Spink County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Spink Colony. 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 Spink, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Spink Colony.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Spink Colony - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Spink Colony) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spink Colony. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7466, Longitude: -98.2920       In this case, the coordinates for Spink Colony have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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