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Welcome to Wolf Creek ...

Wolf Creek is located in Hutchinson County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Wolf Creek: Wolf Crk. (or less commonly used: Wolf Ck. or Wolf Cr.)

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Wolf Creek had a population of 197 people.<3> (see below for details).

Wolf Creek is 1,190 feet [363 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Wolf Creek: (605)

Communities Also Named Wolf Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Wolf Creek - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Montana, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon (2), Tennessee (4), Texas, Utah, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Wolf Creek ...

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

  • Parkston [Hutchinson County]
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    • Parkston [Hutchinson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Wolf Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,477 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parkston<6>
  • Freeman [Hutchinson County]
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    • Freeman [Hutchinson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Wolf Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,275 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freeman 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 Freeman<6>
  • Scotland [Bon Homme County]
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    • Scotland [Bon Homme County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Wolf Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 804 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scotland 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 Scotland<6>
  • Marion [Turner County]
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    • Marion [Turner County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Wolf Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 780 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tripp [Hutchinson County]
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      • Tripp [Hutchinson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Wolf Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 623 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tripp 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 Tripp<6>
    • Menno [Hutchinson County]
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      • Menno [Hutchinson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Wolf Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 614 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Menno 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 Menno<6>
    • New Elm Springs Colony [Hutchinson County]
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      • New Elm Springs Colony [Hutchinson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Wolf Creek
      • Estimated population in 2014: 600 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Elm Springs Colony have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bridgewater [McCook County]
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      • Bridgewater [McCook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Wolf Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 461 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgewater<6>
    • Emery [Hanson County]
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      • Emery [Hanson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Wolf Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 451 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emery 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 Emery<6>
    • Jamesville [Yankton County]
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      • Jamesville [Yankton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Wolf Creek
      • Estimated population in 2014: 232 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jamesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamesville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wolf Creek ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wolf Creek. 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 Hutchinson, 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 Wolf Creek.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wolf Creek - 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- Wolf Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wolf Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.3475, Longitude: -97.6237       In this case, the coordinates for Wolf Creek 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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