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Welcome to Alsville ...

Alsville is located in Hamlin County<1>.

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

Alsville is 1,680 feet [512 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Alsville lies within the (605) area code.

Communities near Alsville ...

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

  • Arlington [Kingsbury County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arlington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arlington
    • Arlington [Kingsbury County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Alsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 852 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arlington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arlington<5>
  • Estelline [Hamlin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Estelline have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Estelline
    • Estelline [Hamlin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Alsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 748 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Estelline
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Estelline<5>
  • Castlewood [Hamlin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castlewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Castlewood
    • Castlewood [Hamlin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Alsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 638 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castlewood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Castlewood<5>
  • Lake Preston [Kingsbury County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Preston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Preston
    • Lake Preston [Kingsbury County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Alsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 556 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Preston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Preston<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lake Norden [Hamlin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Norden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Norden
      • Lake Norden [Hamlin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Alsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 502 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Norden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Norden<5>
    • North Grove Addition [Brookings County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Grove Addition have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Grove Addition
      • North Grove Addition [Brookings County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Alsville
      • Estimated population in 2014: 471 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Grove Addition
    • Bryant [Hamlin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bryant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bryant
      • Bryant [Hamlin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Alsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 453 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bryant
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bryant<5>
    • Hayti [Hamlin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hayti have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hayti
      • Hayti [Hamlin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Alsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 382 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayti
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hayti<5>
    • Thomas [Hamlin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomas
      • Thomas [Hamlin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Alsville
      • Estimated population in 2014: 290 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomas
    • Bruce [Brookings County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bruce have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bruce
      • Bruce [Brookings County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Alsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 209 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bruce
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bruce<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 Alsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alsville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alsville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of South Dakota

About Hamlin County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Dakota's counties, including Hamlin, 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 Alsville - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alsville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5866, Longitude: -97.1281       In this case, the coordinates for Alsville 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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