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Nearest Communities to Obert, By-County ...

The purpose of this page is to identify those communities that are closest to Obert, on a County-by-County basis. To explain further, let's use the example from the Genealogy Helper Page for Obert:

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small village in the northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

When doing our research, we make it a practice to expand our search by looking in neighboring counties in addition to the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<1>

If you're researching your genealogy, we hope that the following following information helps.



Obert is located in Cedar County.

The following 6 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Cedar County: Dixon, Knox, Pierce, Wayne, Clay (SD) & Yankton (SD).

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 157 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Obert. Of these communities, 140 are located in counties other than Cedar County.

We usually exclude communities when we still need to verify their location,<2> but for the purpose of this page, we have included the unverified ('unver') and historic ('hist') communities.

After starting with the home county for Obert (which is Cedar County), we list the counties in alphabetical order and for each of those counties, the closest communities are listed in order of their distance from Obert. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Dakota CountyWayne CountyClay County (SD)
Dixon CountyPlymouth County (IA)Lincoln County (SD)
Knox CountySioux County (IA)Perkins County (SD)
Pierce CountyWoodbury County (IA)Turner County (SD)
Thurston CountyBon Homme County (SD)Union County (SD)


Cedar County     (The county where Obert resides)
 
County Website: www.co.cedar.ne.us/
County Seat for Cedar:   Hartington
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cedar County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Saint James (Unver)     [Map]     NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bow Valley Mills (Unver)     [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Wynot     [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bow Valley     [Map]     W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hartington     [Map]     W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Saint Helena     [Map]     NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Coleridge     [Map]     SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fordyce     [Map]     W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Laurel     [Map]     S   18 miles [29 km]
Menominee (Unver)     [Map]     W   18 miles [29 km]
Constance     [Map]     W   20 miles [32.2 km]
Pleasant Valley (Unver)     [Map]     W   20 miles [32.2 km]
South Yankton (Unver)     [Map]     NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Belden     [Map]     SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Aten     [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]
Magnet     [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Randolph     [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
 
 

Dakota County
 
County Seat for Dakota:   Dakota City
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dakota County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Goodwin (Unver)     [Map]     SE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Willis     [Map]     SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Jackson     [Map]     SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Hubbard     [Map]     SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Nacora (Unver)     [Map]     SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Emerson     [Map]     SE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Covington (Hist)     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Millis Beach (Unver)     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
North Shore (Unver)     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
South Sioux City     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Dakota City     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Homer     [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Dixon County
 
County Website: www.co.dixon.ne.us/
County Seat for Dixon:   Ponca
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dixon County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
 
  DirectionDistance
Maskell     [Map]     E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Lime Grove (Unver)     [Map]     SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Newcastle     [Map]     E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lembke Landing (Unver)     [Map]     E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Ionia (Hist)     [Map]     E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Martinsburg     [Map]     SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Dixon     [Map]     S   18 miles [29 km]
Ponca     [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
Concord     [Map]     S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Allen     [Map]     SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Waterbury     [Map]     SE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Wakefield     [Map]     S   30 miles [48.3 km]
 
 

Knox County
 
County Website: www.co.knox.ne.us/
County Seat for Knox:   Center
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Knox County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Crofton     [Map]     W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Wausa     [Map]     SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Bloomfield     [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Lindy     [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Tewsville (Hist)     [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Midland (Unver)     [Map]     SW   37 miles [59.5 km]
 
 

Pierce County
 
County Website: www.co.pierce.ne.us/
County Seat for Pierce:   Pierce
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pierce County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
West Randolph (Hist)     [Map]     SW   27 miles [43.5 km]
McLean     [Map]     SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Osmond     [Map]     SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Wee Town     [Map]     SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Thurston County
 
County Seat for Thurston:   Pender
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Thurston County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Thurston     [Map]     SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Wayne County
 
County Website: www.county.waynene.org/
County Seat for Wayne:   Wayne
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Sholes     [Map]     SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Carroll     [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Wayne     [Map]     S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Winside     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Altona (Unver)     [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Plymouth County (IA)
 
County Website: www.co.plymouth.ia.us/
County Seat for Plymouth:   Le Mars (IA)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Plymouth County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Westfield (IA)     [Map]     E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Akron (IA)     [Map]     E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Millnerville (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Brookdale (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Adaville (IA)     [Map]     E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Yeomans (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Ruble (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Potosia (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Crathorne (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     E   36 miles [57.9 km]
James (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Hinton (IA)     [Map]     E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Wren (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     E   37 miles [59.5 km]
Mammen (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Brunsville (IA)     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Craig (IA)     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
Merrill (IA)     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Sioux County (IA)
 
County Website: www.siouxcounty.org/
County Seat for Sioux:   Orange City (IA)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sioux County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Chatsworth (IA)     [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Hawarden (IA)     [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
McNally (IA)     [Map]     NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Ireton (IA)     [Map]     NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Woodbury County (IA)
 
County Website: www.woodbury-ia.com/
County Seat for Woodbury:   Sioux City (IA)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Iowa       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Woodbury County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Mount Lucia (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Riverside (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Sioux City (IA)     [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Leeds (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Springdale (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Evergreen Village (IA)     [Map]     E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Holiday Village (IA)     [Map]     E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Regency of Sioux City (IA)     [Map]     E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Morningside (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Estates West (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Sergeant Bluff (IA)     [Map]     SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
Glen Ellen (IA) (Unver)     [Map]     SE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Bon Homme County (SD)
 
County Seat for Bon Homme:   Tyndall (SD)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of South Dakota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bon Homme County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Tabor (SD)     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Bon Homme Colony (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Southeast Bon Homme (SD)     [Map]     NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Clay County (SD)
 
County Website: www.claycountysd.org/
County Seat for Clay:   Vermillion (SD)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of South Dakota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Vermillion (SD)     [Map]     NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Burbank (SD)     [Map]     E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Meckling (SD)     [Map]     N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bloomingdale (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bluff Center (SD) (Hist)     [Map]     N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Clay Point (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Westreville (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Greenfield (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Marshalltown (SD) (Hist)     [Map]     N   18 miles [29 km]
Saybrook (SD) (Hist)     [Map]     N   18 miles [29 km]
Hub City (SD)     [Map]     N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dalesburg (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Lodi (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Alsen (SD)     [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Colfax Corner (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Riverside (SD) (Hist)     [Map]     N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Wakonda (SD)     [Map]     N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Komstad (SD) (Hist)     [Map]     N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Star Corner (SD) (Hist)     [Map]     N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Shaw (SD) (Hist)     [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Glenwood (SD) (Hist)     [Map]     N   28 miles [45.1 km]
 
 

Lincoln County (SD)
 
County Seat for Lincoln:   Canton (SD)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of South Dakota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lincoln County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Norway Center (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Moe (SD)     [Map]     NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
 

Perkins County (SD)
 
County Seat for Perkins:   Bison (SD)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of South Dakota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perkins County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Richland (SD)     [Map]     E   20 miles [32.2 km]
 
 

Turner County (SD)
 
County Seat for Turner:   Parker (SD)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of South Dakota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Turner County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Irene (SD)     [Map]     N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Centerville (SD)     [Map]     N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Viborg (SD)     [Map]     N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Hooker (SD)     [Map]     N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Pearsons Corner (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Spring Valley (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Davis (SD)     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Hurley (SD)     [Map]     N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Turkey Ridge (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     N   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Union County (SD)
 
County Seat for Union:   Elk Point (SD)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of South Dakota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Junction City (SD)     [Map]     NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Elk Point (SD)     [Map]     E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Midway (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Spink (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NE   18 miles [29 km]
Richland (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hill Side (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Nora (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NE   23 miles [37 km]
Jefferson (SD)     [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Emmet (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Big Springs (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
McCook Lake (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
North Sioux City (SD)     [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Beresford (SD)     [Map]     NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Alcester (SD)     [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Dakota Dunes (SD)     [Map]     SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
 
 

Yankton County (SD)
 
County Website: www.co.yankton.sd.us/
County Seat for Yankton:   Yankton (SD)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of South Dakota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Yankton County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Gayville (SD)     [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mission Hill (SD)     [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Southeast Yankton (SD)     [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Volin (SD)     [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Valleyview (SD)     [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]
Yankton (SD)     [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]
Napa Junction (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
Fairview Heights (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Oak Hills Addition (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Mayfield (SD)     [Map]     NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Lakeport (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Utica (SD)     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Vedin Corner (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
West Yankton (SD)     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Midway (SD)     [Map]     NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Jamesville (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Lesterville (SD)     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in Obert. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Obert) 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 Obert. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Obert

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Obert. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6895, Longitude: -97.0272     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Obert have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>Our data comes from many sources and some sources are more dependable than others. When we add communities to our Gazetteer, we try to verify that we have the correct location for the community. We mark a community as 'Unverified' when we aren't confident about our data and want to do further checking.

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 larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now.

Since our Gazetteer contains over 100,000 communities, verifying everything is going to take time. If you find an error or can help us to improve our accuracy, please let us know.

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