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Welcome to Leoville ...

Leoville is located in Decatur County<1>.

The location of Leoville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Leoville is 2,750 feet [838 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Leoville is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Leoville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Leoville lies within the (785) area code.

Communities Also Named Leoville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Kansas communities named Leoville: This one is located in Decatur County and the other is located in Barton County.

Beyond Kansas, there are 3 communities that are also named Leoville - they are located in Prince Edward Island and Saskatchewan.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Leoville.

Communities near Leoville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Leoville.

  • Oberlin [Decatur County]
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    • Oberlin [Decatur County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Leoville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,669 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oberlin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Oberlin:
    • Sappa
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oberlin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oberlin<5>
  • Hoxie [Sheridan County]
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    • Hoxie [Sheridan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Leoville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,191 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoxie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Hoxie:
    • Kenneth
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoxie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoxie<5>
  • Rexford [Thomas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rexford
    • Rexford [Thomas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Leoville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 223 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rexford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rexford<5>
  • Selden [Sheridan County]
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    • Selden [Sheridan County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Leoville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 211 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Selden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selden
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jennings [Decatur County]
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      • Jennings [Decatur County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Leoville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 90 people
      • Former name for Jennings:
      • Slab City
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    • Clayton [Decatur County]
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      • Clayton [Decatur County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Leoville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 54 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton
    • Dresden [Decatur County]
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      • Dresden [Decatur County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Leoville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dresden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dresden<5>
    • Allison [Decatur County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allison
      • Allison [Decatur County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Leoville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Allison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Allison:
      • Toiyabe
    • Kanona [Decatur County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kanona
      • Kanona [Decatur County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Leoville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kanona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Kanona:
      • Altory
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kanona
    • Clayton [Riley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayton
      • Clayton [Riley County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Leoville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Leoville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Leoville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Leoville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Leoville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Leoville. See our Newspapers Page for Leoville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Leoville ...

Looking for more information about Leoville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Leoville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Leoville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Kansas

About Decatur County

About Kansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Leoville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kansas' counties, including Decatur, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Leoville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Leoville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Leoville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LeovilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Leoville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5817, Longitude: -100.4610       In this case, the coordinates for Leoville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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