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Welcome to McVille ...

The city of McVille is located in Nelson County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, McVille has a population of 320 people<3> (see below for details).

McVille was established in 1906.

The community of McVille is 1,460 feet [445 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

McVille lies within the (701) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, McVille had an population of 320 people. This is a decrease of 8.31% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 31.91% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, McVille had a population of 349 people (which is 11.16% of the total population of Nelson County). This makes McVille the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of McVille represents 0.05% of the population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 149th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 349 people, the population of McVille decreased 25.74% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 470 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for McVille.

Communities Also Named McVille ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named McVille - they are located in Alabama, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near McVille ...

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

  • Michigan City [Nelson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Michigan City
    • Michigan City [Nelson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of McVille
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 260 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Michigan City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Michigan City
  • Aneta [Nelson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aneta
    • Aneta [Nelson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of McVille
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 201 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aneta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aneta<6>
  • Petersburg [Nelson County]
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    • Petersburg [Nelson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of McVille
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 168 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Petersburg<6>
  • Binford [Griggs County]
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    • Binford [Griggs County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of McVille
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 166 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Binford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Binford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Binford<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tolna [Nelson County]
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      • Tolna [Nelson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of McVille
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 146 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tolna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tolna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tolna<6>
    • Sharon [Steele County]
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      • Sharon [Steele County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of McVille
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 89 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sharon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sharon<6>
    • Pekin [Nelson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pekin
      • Pekin [Nelson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of McVille
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 63 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pekin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pekin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pekin<6>
    • Jessie [Griggs County]
    • Michigan [Nelson County]
    • Hamar [Eddy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamar
      • Hamar [Eddy County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of McVille
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamar

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 McVille. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for McVille.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of McVille. 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 McVille.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McVille ...

Looking for more information about McVille? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for McVille, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for McVille.

Adding McVille to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of McVille in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for McVille was on a map titled Map of North Dakota (from Rand McNally, 1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for McVille on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of North Dakota: www.nd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Dakota's counties, including Nelson, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for McVille.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around McVille - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- McVille) 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 McVille. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from McVilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in McVille. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.7650, Longitude: -98.1765       In this case, the coordinates for McVille have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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