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Welcome to Canova ...

The town of Canova is located in Miner County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Canova: kuh-NOH-vuh<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Canova has a population of 100 people<4> (see below for details).

Canova is 1,520 feet [463 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Canova lies within the (605) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Canova had an population of 100 people. This is a decrease of 4.76% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 28.57% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Canova had a population of 105 people. This makes Canova the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Canova represents 0.01% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 307th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 105 people, the population of Canova decreased 25% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 140 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Canova.

Communities Also Named Canova ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Canova - they are located in New Mexico and Virginia.

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

Communities near Canova ...

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

  • Salem [McCook County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
    • Salem [McCook County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Canova
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,285 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<7>
  • 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Canova
    • Estimated population in 2019: 757 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Howard<7>
  • 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Canova
    • Estimated population in 2014: 162 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winfred
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winfred<7>
  • Spencer [McCook County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spencer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spencer
    • Spencer [McCook County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Canova
    • Estimated population in 2019: 147 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spencer<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • 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 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Canova
      • Estimated population in 2014: 103 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Epiphany
    • Fulton [Hanson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fulton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fulton
      • Fulton [Hanson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Canova
      • Estimated population in 2019: 96 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fulton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fulton<7>
    • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Canova
      • Estimated population in 2014: 70 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roswell
    • Unityville [McCook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Unityville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Unityville
      • Unityville [McCook County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Canova
      • Estimated population in 2014: 52 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Unityville
    • Fedora [Miner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fedora
      • Fedora [Miner County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Canova
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 37 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fedora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fedora<7>
    • Vilas [Miner County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vilas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vilas
      • Vilas [Miner County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Canova
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vilas

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 Canova. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Canova.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Canova ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of South Dakota

About Miner County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Canova. 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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Canova. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Canova.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Canova - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Canova) 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 Canova. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Canova

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Canova. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8808, Longitude: -97.5034       In this case, the coordinates for Canova have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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