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Welcome to White Rock ...

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

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

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

White Rock is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

White Rock is within the (605) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, White Rock had an population of 3 people (or a decrease of 83.33% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, White Rock had a population of 3 people. This makes White Rock the county's 10th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3 people, the population of White Rock decreased 83.33% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 18 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for White Rock.

Communities Also Named White Rock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 41 communities that are also named White Rock - they are located in Arkansas (2), British Columbia, California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas (2), Maine, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri (2), Nevada, New Mexico (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (7), Virginia (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near White Rock ...

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

  • Wheaton [Traverse County]
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    • Wheaton [Traverse County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of White Rock
    • 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<6>
  • Hankinson [Richland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hankinson
    • Hankinson [Richland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of White Rock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 885 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hankinson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hankinson<6>
  • Rosholt [Roberts County]
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    • Rosholt [Roberts County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of White Rock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 429 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosholt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosholt
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosholt<6>
  • Fairmount [Richland County]
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    • Fairmount [Richland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of White Rock
    • 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<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Effington [Roberts County]
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      • New Effington [Roberts County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of White Rock
      • 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<6>
    • Campbell [Wilkin County]
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      • Campbell [Wilkin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of White Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 151 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Campbell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campbell
    • Dumont [Traverse County]
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      • Dumont [Traverse County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of White Rock
      • 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
    • Norcross [Grant County]
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      • Norcross [Grant County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of White Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 70 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norcross have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norcross
    • Nashua [Wilkin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nashua
      • Nashua [Wilkin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of White Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 64 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nashua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nashua
    • Great Bend [Richland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Great Bend
      • Great Bend [Richland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of White Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 56 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Great Bend have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Great Bend
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Great Bend<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for White Rock ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for White Rock. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for White Rock.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around White Rock - 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- White Rock) 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 White Rock. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from White Rock

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in White Rock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.9252, Longitude: -96.5728       In this case, the coordinates for White Rock 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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