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Welcome to Virgil ...

The town of Virgil is located in Beadle County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Virgil has a population of 18 people<3> (see below for details).

Virgil is 1,330 feet [405 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Virgil: (605)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Virgil had an population of 18 people. This is an increase of 12.5% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 28% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Virgil had a population of 16 people. This makes Virgil the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 16 people, the population of Virgil decreased 36% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 25 people).

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

Communities Also Named Virgil ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Virgil - they are located in Georgia, Illinois (2), Kansas, Michigan, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Ontario and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Virgil ...

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

  • Huron [Beadle County]
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    • Huron [Beadle County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Virgil
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,380 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huron
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huron<6>
  • Wessington Springs [Jerauld County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wessington Springs
    • Wessington Springs [Jerauld County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Virgil
    • Estimated population in 2019: 911 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wessington Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wessington Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wessington Springs<6>
  • Woonsocket [Sanborn County]
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    • Woonsocket [Sanborn County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Virgil
    • Estimated population in 2019: 648 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woonsocket
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woonsocket<6>
  • Wolsey [Beadle County]
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    • Wolsey [Beadle County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Virgil
    • Estimated population in 2019: 399 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wolsey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolsey
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wolsey<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alpena [Jerauld County]
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      • Alpena [Jerauld County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Virgil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 285 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alpena have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alpena
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alpena<6>
    • Wessington [Beadle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wessington
      • Wessington [Beadle County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Virgil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 177 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wessington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wessington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wessington<6>
    • Cavour [Beadle County]
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      • Cavour [Beadle County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Virgil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 123 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cavour have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cavour
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cavour<6>
    • Lane [Jerauld County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lane
      • Lane [Jerauld County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Virgil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 60 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lane have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lane
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lane<6>
    • Morningside [Beadle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morningside
      • Morningside [Beadle County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Virgil
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morningside
    • Broadland [Beadle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broadland
      • Broadland [Beadle County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Virgil
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broadland

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Virgil ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for South Dakota

About Beadle County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Beadle County: www.beadlecounty.org/

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 Beadle, 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 Virgil.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Virgil - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Virgil) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Virgil. 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 Virgil

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Virgil. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.2903, Longitude: -98.4270       In this case, the coordinates for Virgil 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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