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Welcome to Argonne ...

Argonne is located in Miner County<1>.

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

Argonne is 1,450 feet [442 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Argonne: (605)

Communities Also Named Argonne ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Argonne - they are located in Minnesota, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Argonne.

Communities near Argonne ...

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

  • Howard [Miner County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Howard
    • Howard [Miner County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Argonne
    • Estimated population in 2018: 760 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Howard<5>
  • Winfred [Lake County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winfred have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winfred
    • Winfred [Lake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Argonne
    • Estimated population in 2014: 162 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winfred
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winfred<5>
  • Artesian [Sanborn County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Artesian have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Artesian
    • Artesian [Sanborn County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Argonne
    • Estimated population in 2018: 142 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Artesian
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Artesian<5>
  • Carthage [Miner County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carthage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carthage
    • Carthage [Miner County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Argonne
    • Estimated population in 2018: 130 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carthage
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carthage<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oldham [Kingsbury County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oldham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oldham
      • Oldham [Kingsbury County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Argonne
      • Estimated population in 2018: 120 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oldham
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oldham<5>
    • Epiphany [Hanson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Epiphany have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Epiphany
      • Epiphany [Hanson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Argonne
      • Estimated population in 2014: 103 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Epiphany
    • Canova [Miner County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canova have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canova
      • Canova [Miner County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Argonne
      • Estimated population in 2018: 99 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canova
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canova<5>
    • Roswell [Miner County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roswell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roswell
      • Roswell [Miner County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Argonne
      • Estimated population in 2014: 70 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roswell
    • Esmond [Kingsbury County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Esmond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Esmond
      • Esmond [Kingsbury County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Argonne
      • Estimated population in 2014: 60 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Esmond
    • Fedora [Miner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fedora
      • Fedora [Miner County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Argonne
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 37 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fedora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fedora<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 Argonne. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Argonne.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Argonne ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of South Dakota

About Miner County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Argonne. 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 Miner, 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 Argonne - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Argonne) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Argonne. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.0733, Longitude: -97.6387       In this case, the coordinates for Argonne 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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