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Hill City

Pennington County,

South Dakota

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"The Heart of the Hills"

The South Dakota state capital is Pierre.

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The population of Hill City is approximately 650 (1990), 948 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 324 (1990), 394 (2010).

The amount of land area in Hill City is 1.966 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.024 sq kilometers.
The distance from Hill City to Washington DC is 1498 miles. The distance to the South Dakota state capital is 171 miles. (as the crow flies)
Hill City is positioned 43.93 degrees north of the equator and 103.57 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Hill City location: south and west of Rapid City in western South Dakota. Take I-90, exit 57 to get to Hill City

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Climate & Weather

The climate for Hill City is seasonal. Low humidity helps in the winter to make you feel a little warmer! The average snowfall is 50 inches per year.
Hill City average annual rainfall is 12 inches per year
Hill City average temperature is (summer) 72; (winter) 21 degrees F.
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The founding of Hill City: 1876, the second town in the Black Hills


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A webpage for Hill City
this page gives good history information and more details about the city and the surrounding area. There are some very nice pictures.

Hill City was a typical western town in it time. The Cheyenne-Deadwood Stage and the Chicago-Burlington-Quincy Railroad serviced the area. There is still a steam engine that will carry you away back to the days of the old west. Call (605) 574-2368 or (800) 888-1798 for more info about Hill City.

A page about Mount Rushmore - only 15 minutes away from Hill City.
Phone: (605) 343-1744

Crazy Horse Memorial
Phone: (605) 673-4681
Only 15 minutes away from Hill City.

Hill City is about 35 minutes from Rapid City and only about one hour from the famous old western down of "Deadwood" and Windcave National Park.

Jewel Cave National Monument is only about 30 minutes from Hill City.

Badlands National Park
Phone: (605) 343-1744
A 70 minute drive.

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