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Bijou Hills, South Dakota
|• Total||5.3 sq mi (13.6 km2)|
|• Land||5.3 sq mi (13.6 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0.0 km2)|
|Elevation||1,770 ft (540 m)|
|• Density||1.1/sq mi (0.44/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1261095|
The CDP is located in southern Brule County, at the south base of a small ridge known as the Bijou Hills. The community is 1.2 miles (1.9 km) northeast of South Dakota Highway 50 and 18 miles (29 km) south of Interstate 90.
Bijou Hills was laid out in 1875, and named after a nearby mountain range. A post office called Bijou Hills was established in 1877, and remained in operation until 1957.
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