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is an unincorporated community
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in Red Rock Township, Minnehaha County
As of the census of 2000, there were 148,281 people, 57,996 households, and 37,581 families residing in the county. The population density was 183 people per square mile . There were 60,237 housing units at an average density of 74 per square mile...
, South Dakota
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, United States
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. The community sits on a major railroad route for the Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railroad Company, and it is a half-way point between Garretson, South Dakota
Garretson is a city in Minnehaha County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 1,166 at the 2010 census.-Geography:Garretson is located at ....
and Manley, Minnesota
Manley was the name of a community in sections 35-36 of Beaver Creek Township in Rock County, Minnesota, United States.-Geography:Manley is located one mile south of Interstate 90 on Rock County road CR-17 , and one mile east of Valley Springs, South Dakota.-History:The town of Manley was platted...
Booge is located at 43.6458060°N 96.4600409°W (43.6458060, -96.4600409). Booge sits 2½ miles (4 km) north of Interstate 90
Interstate 90 is the longest Interstate Highway in the United States at . It is the northernmost coast-to-coast interstate, and parallels US 20 for the most part. Its western terminus is in Seattle, at Edgar Martinez Drive S. near Safeco Field and CenturyLink Field, and its eastern terminus is in...
on the Minnesota border on CR(county road)-130 and one mile (2 km) west of Minnesota State Highway 23
Minnesota State Highway 23 is a state highway that stretches from southwest to northeast Minnesota. At in length, it is the second longest state route in Minnesota, after MN 1....
Booge was named after C.A. Booge, an official of the Sioux City and Northern Railroad Company on January 21, 1891. Booge was responsible for getting the railroad line extended into South Dakota.