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Welcome to Venlo ...

Venlo is located in Ransom County<1>.

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

Venlo is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Venlo lies within the (701) area code.

Communities near Venlo ...

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

  • Lisbon [Ransom County]
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    • Lisbon [Ransom County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Venlo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,015 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lisbon<5>
  • Enderlin [Ransom County]
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    • Enderlin [Ransom County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Venlo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 832 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enderlin<5>
  • Milnor [Sargent County]
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    • Milnor [Sargent County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Venlo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 632 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milnor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milnor<5>
  • Leonard [Cass County]
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    • Leonard [Cass County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Venlo
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 229 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leonard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leonard<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sheldon [Ransom County]
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      • Sheldon [Ransom County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Venlo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 124 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sheldon<5>
    • Alice [Cass County]
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      • Alice [Cass County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Venlo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 40 people
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    • Elliott [Ransom County]
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      • Elliott [Ransom County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Venlo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elliott have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • McLeod [Ransom County]
    • Chaffee [Cass County]
    • Gwinner [Sargent County]
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      • Gwinner [Sargent County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the southwest of Venlo
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 956 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gwinner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gwinner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gwinner<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Venlo ...

Looking for more information about Venlo? 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 Venlo, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Venlo.

Adding Venlo to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Venlo 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 Venlo was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Venlo on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Dakota (1897).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Venlo. 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 Ransom, 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 Venlo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Venlo) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Venlo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.4864, Longitude: -97.4462       In this case, the coordinates for Venlo 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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