Elm Springs, South Dakota

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Elm Springs
Unincorporated community
Elm Springs is located in South Dakota
Elm Springs
Elm Springs
Elm Springs is located in the US
Elm Springs
Elm Springs
Location within the state of South Dakota
Coordinates: 44°18′48″N 102°31′38″W / 44.31333°N 102.52722°W / 44.31333; -102.52722Coordinates: 44°18′48″N 102°31′38″W / 44.31333°N 102.52722°W / 44.31333; -102.52722
Country United States
State South Dakota
County Meade
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP codes 57791

Elm Springs is an unincorporated community in Meade County, South Dakota, United States. The locality was settled in 1893.[1] Although not tracked by the Census Bureau, Elm Springs had been assigned the ZIP code of 57736. It now uses the zipcode from Wasta, South Dakota which is 57791.[2]

The community took its name from a nearby spring where elm trees grew.[3]


  1. ^ "Elm Springs". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 6 March 2015. 
  2. ^ "Look Up a ZIP Code™". USPS. Retrieved 6 March 2015. 
  3. ^ Federal Writers' Project (1940). South Dakota place-names, v.1-3. University of South Dakota. p. 36.