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Welcome to Arpan ...

Arpan is located in Butte County<1>.

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

Arpan is 2,890 feet [881 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Arpan is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Arpan lies within the (605) area code.

Communities near Arpan ...

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

  • Belle Fourche [Butte County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belle Fourche have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belle Fourche
    • Belle Fourche [Butte County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Arpan
    • Estimated population in 2018: 5,602 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belle Fourche
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belle Fourche<5>
  • Newell [Butte County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newell
    • Newell [Butte County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Arpan
    • Estimated population in 2018: 583 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newell<5>
  • Saint Onge [Lawrence County]
  • Nisland [Butte County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nisland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nisland
    • Nisland [Butte County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Arpan
    • Estimated population in 2018: 222 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nisland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nisland<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Vale [Butte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vale
      • Vale [Butte County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Arpan
      • Estimated population in 2014: 121 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vale<5>
    • Fruitdale [Butte County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fruitdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fruitdale
      • Fruitdale [Butte County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Arpan
      • Estimated population in 2018: 67 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fruitdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fruitdale<5>
    • Castle Rock [Butte County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castle Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Castle Rock
      • Castle Rock [Butte County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Arpan
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castle Rock
    • North Spearfish [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Spearfish have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Spearfish
      • North Spearfish [Lawrence County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Arpan
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,221 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Spearfish
    • Spearfish [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spearfish have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spearfish
      • Spearfish [Lawrence County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Arpan
      • Estimated population in 2018: 11,688 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spearfish
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spearfish<5>
    • Whitewood [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitewood
      • Whitewood [Lawrence County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the south of Arpan
      • Estimated population in 2018: 965 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitewood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitewood<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 Arpan. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arpan.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arpan ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Butte County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arpan. 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 Butte, 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 Arpan - 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' (or 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- Arpan) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arpan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7883, Longitude: -103.6491       In this case, the coordinates for Arpan 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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