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Bijou Hills, South Dakota
Country United States
State South Dakota
Counties Brule
Area
 • 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)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 6
 • Density 1.1/sq mi (0.44/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 46-05580
GNIS feature ID 1261095

Bijou Hills (Lakota: Wíyukeze Pahá) is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Brule County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 6 according to the 2010 census.

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.

History

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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