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1890 Communities Near Monowi ...

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

If it applies, we indicate whether a community no longer exists and is now historic.<1>

While we didn't find Monowi in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Monowi.

Avon (SD)   (Bon Homme County (SD))       [Map]  
 - Located 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) from Monowi
 - 1895 population of 25 people (with 596 people in 2017)
 - Avon had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bristow   (Boyd County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) from Monowi
 - Bristow had no post office or railroad service
 
Bristow   (Boyd County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) from Monowi
 - Bristow had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dorsey   (Holt County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) from Monowi
 - Dorsey had no post office or railroad service
 
Dorsey   (Holt County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) from Monowi
 - Dorsey had a post office and no railroad service
 
Dukeville   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Monowi
 - Dukeville had no post office or railroad service
 
Dukeville   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Monowi
 - Dukeville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Greenwood (SD)   (Charles Mix County (SD))       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Monowi
 - 1895 population of 28 people (with 7 people in 2014)
 - Greenwood had a post office and no railroad service
 
Knoxville   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Monowi
 - 1895 population of 31 people
 - Knoxville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Lynch   (Boyd County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) from Monowi
 - Lynch had a post office and no railroad service
 
Niobrara   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Monowi
 - Niobrara had no post office or railroad service
 
Niobrara   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Monowi
 - 1895 population of 633 people (with 346 people in 2017)
 - Niobrara had a post office and no railroad service
 
Paddock   (Holt County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Monowi
 - Paddock had no post office or railroad service
 
Paddock   (Holt County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Monowi
 - 1895 population of 20 people
 - Paddock had a post office and no railroad service
 
Pishelville   (Knox County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Pishelville was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Monowi
 - 1895 population of 62 people
 - Pishelville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sparta   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Monowi
 - Sparta had no post office or railroad service
 
Spencer   (Boyd County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) from Monowi
 - Spencer had no post office or railroad service
 
Spencer   (Boyd County)       [Map]  
 - Located 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) from Monowi
 - Spencer had a post office and no railroad service
 
Springfield (SD)   (Bon Homme County (SD))       [Map]  
 - Located 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East (E) from Monowi
 - 1895 population of 302 people (with 1,942 people in 2017)
 - Springfield had a post office and railroad service
 
Star   (Holt County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) from Monowi
 - Star had no post office or railroad service
 
Star   (Holt County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) from Monowi
 - Star had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tyndall (SD)   (Bon Homme County (SD))       [Map]  
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Monowi
 - 1895 population of 509 people (with 1,044 people in 2017)
 - Tyndall had a post office and railroad service
 
Venus   (Knox County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Venus was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 25 miles [40.2 km] to the South (S) from Monowi
 - Venus had a post office and no railroad service
 
Verdigre   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Monowi
 - Verdigre had railroad service and no post office
 
Walnut   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Monowi
 - Walnut had no post office or railroad service

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Monowi, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Monowi. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Monowi) 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 Monowi. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Monowi

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Monowi. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8296, Longitude: -98.3297     [Map].

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