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Welcome to Whiteclay (aka 'Pine Ridge') ...

Whiteclay is located in Sheridan County<1>.

The community of Whiteclay has also been called Pine Ridge.

Whiteclay is 3,290 feet [1,003 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Whiteclay is about ½ mile [or 1 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Whiteclay lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Whiteclay: (308)

Communities near Whiteclay ...

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

  • Clinton [Sheridan County]
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    • Clinton [Sheridan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Whiteclay
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clinton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
  • Denby [Oglala Lakota County]
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    • Denby [Oglala Lakota County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Whiteclay
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denby
  • Wounded Knee [Oglala Lakota County]
  • Manderson - White Horse Creek [Oglala Lakota County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manderson - White Horse Creek
    • Manderson - White Horse Creek [Oglala Lakota County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Whiteclay
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manderson - White Horse Creek
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Manderson [Oglala Lakota County]
    • Oglala [Oglala Lakota County]
    • Bordeaux [Dawes County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bordeaux
      • Bordeaux [Dawes County] was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the southwest of Whiteclay
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bordeaux have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Rushville [Sheridan County]
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      • Rushville [Sheridan County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the south of Whiteclay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 871 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rushville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rushville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rushville<5>
    • Porcupine [Oglala Lakota County]
    • Gordon [Sheridan County]
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      • Gordon [Sheridan County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Whiteclay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,486 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gordon<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 Whiteclay. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Whiteclay.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whiteclay ...

Looking for more information about Whiteclay? 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 Whiteclay, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Whiteclay.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Nebraska

About Sheridan County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Nebraska's counties, including Sheridan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whiteclay - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Whiteclay) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Whiteclay. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WhiteclayOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whiteclay. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9972, Longitude: -102.5545    
<4>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.
<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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