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Nearest Communities to Riverview, By-County ...

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

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small community in the southwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

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 west contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Riverview and not the distance if you are driving it.<1>

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



Riverview is located in Keya Paha County.

The following 8 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Keya Paha County: Boyd, Brown, Cherry, Holt, Rock, Gregory (SD), Todd (SD) & Tripp (SD).

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 48 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Riverview. Of these communities, 40 are located in counties other than Keya Paha 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 Riverview (which is Keya Paha 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 Riverview. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Boyd CountyRock County 
Brown CountyGregory County (SD) 
Cherry CountyTripp County (SD) 
Holt County  


Keya Paha County     (The county where Riverview resides)
 
County Website: www.co.keya-paha.ne.us/
County Seat for Keya Paha:   Springview
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Keya Paha County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Carns (Hist)     [Map]     E   5 miles [8 km]
Springview     [Map]     NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Burton     [Map]     N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Meadville     [Map]     W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mills     [Map]     NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Brocksburg (Unver)     [Map]     NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Jamison (Unver)     [Map]     NE   23 miles [37 km]
Norden (Unver)     [Map]     W   26 miles [41.8 km]
 
 

Boyd County
 
County Seat for Boyd:   Butte
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Boyd County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Naper     [Map]     NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Butte     [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Brown County
 
County Seat for Brown:   Ainsworth
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Brown County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Winfield (Hist)     [Map]     SW   5 miles [8 km]
Long Pine     [Map]     SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ainsworth     [Map]     SW   18 miles [29 km]
Sandridge (Unver)     [Map]     SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Johnstown     [Map]     SW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Raven (Unver)     [Map]     SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Johnsons Corner (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
 
 

Cherry County
 
County Website: www.co.cherry.ne.us/
County Seat for Cherry:   Valentine
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cherry County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Wood Lake     [Map]     W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Sparks     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Arabia (Hist)     [Map]     W   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Holt County
 
County Website: www.co.holt.ne.us/
County Seat for Holt:   O'Neill
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Holt County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Cleveland (Hist)     [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Stuart     [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
Wilson Ranch (Unver)     [Map]     E   26 miles [41.8 km]
Dustin     [Map]     E   27 miles [43.5 km]
Atkinson     [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Catalpa (Hist)     [Map]     E   36 miles [57.9 km]
 
 

Rock County
 
County Seat for Rock:   Bassett
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Nebraska       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rock County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Dyer (Unver)     [Map]     NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bassett     [Map]     S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mariaville (Hist)     [Map]     E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Newport     [Map]     SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Sybrant (Unver)     [Map]     SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Duff (Unver)     [Map]     S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Rose     [Map]     S   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
 

Gregory County (SD)
 
County Seat for Gregory:   Burke (SD)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of South Dakota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gregory County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Carlock (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Spring Valley (SD)     [Map]     NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
West Gregory (SD)     [Map]     NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Herrick (SD)     [Map]     NE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Burke (SD)     [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Dallas (SD)     [Map]     N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Gregory (SD)     [Map]     N   35 miles [56.3 km]
Saint Charles (SD)     [Map]     NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Bonesteel (SD)     [Map]     NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Fairfax (SD)     [Map]     NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Tripp County (SD)
 
County Seat for Tripp:   Winner (SD)
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of South Dakota       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tripp County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Wewela (SD)     [Map]     NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Millboro (SD)     [Map]     NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Colome (SD)     [Map]     N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Clearfield (SD)     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Keyapaha (SD) (Unver)     [Map]     NW   38 miles [61.2 km]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Riverview. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Riverview) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Riverview. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7292, Longitude: -99.5896     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Riverview 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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