Caputa, South Dakota

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Caputa
Caputa, looking north on highway 44.
Caputa, looking north on highway 44.
Caputa is located in South Dakota
Caputa
Caputa
Location within the state of South Dakota
Caputa is located in the United States
Caputa
Caputa
Caputa (the United States)
Coordinates: 43°59′38″N 102°58′54″W / 43.99389°N 102.98167°W / 43.99389; -102.98167Coordinates: 43°59′38″N 102°58′54″W / 43.99389°N 102.98167°W / 43.99389; -102.98167
CountryUnited States
StateSouth Dakota
CountyPennington
Area
 • Total1.01 sq mi (2.62 km2)
Population
 (2018)[2]
 • Total105
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
57725

Caputa is an unincorporated community in Pennington County, South Dakota, United States. It sits at an elevation of 2,907 feet (886 m).[3] The Census Bureau began tracking Caputa in 2010 though no census results are available for the community.[4] Caputa has been assigned the ZIP code of 57725.[5]

Caputa got its start in 1907 when the Milwaukee Railroad was extended to that point.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.google.com/maps/place/Caputa,+Rapid+City,+SD,+USA/@43.9936397,-102.9836235,806m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m5!3m4!1s0x877d7287b0eb217b:0x2c5d8bfe051f6fd!8m2!3d43.9950475!4d-102.9802574?hl=en-GB
  2. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20110728171420/http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/46/46103.html
  3. ^ "Caputa". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 28 November 2014.
  4. ^ "Caputa Census Designated Place". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 28 November 2014.
  5. ^ "Look Up a ZIP Code™". USPS. Retrieved 28 November 2014.
  6. ^ Federal Writers' Project (1940). South Dakota place-names, v.1-3. University of South Dakota. p. 30.