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Welcome to Gann Valley ...

Gann Valley is located in Buffalo County<1> and is the County Seat for Buffalo County.

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Gann Valley had a population of 14 people.<2> (see below for details).

Gann Valley is 1,700 feet [518 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Gann Valley lies within the (605) area code.

The ZIP code for Gann Valley: 57341<4>

Communities near Gann Valley ...

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

  • Kimball [Brule County]
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    • Kimball [Brule County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Gann Valley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 673 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kimball<6>
  • Shelby [Buffalo County]
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    • Shelby [Buffalo County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Gann Valley
    • Estimated population in 2014: 96 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelby have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Lyonville [Brule County]
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    • Lyonville [Brule County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Gann Valley
    • Estimated population in 2014: 49 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lyonville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Ames [Hand County]
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    • Ames [Hand County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Gann Valley
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    • Pukwana [Brule County]
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      • Pukwana [Brule County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the southwest of Gann Valley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 305 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pukwana have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pukwana<6>
    • Wessington Springs [Jerauld County]
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      • Wessington Springs [Jerauld County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the east of Gann Valley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 911 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wessington Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wessington Springs<6>
    • Chamberlain [Brule County]
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      • Chamberlain [Brule County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Gann Valley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,366 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chamberlain have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chamberlain<6>
    • Fort Thompson [Buffalo County]
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      • Fort Thompson [Buffalo County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the west of Gann Valley
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,282 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Thompson have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Thompson<6>
    • Oacoma [Lyman County]
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      • Oacoma [Lyman County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<5> to the southwest of Gann Valley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 471 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oacoma have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oacoma<6>
    • White Lake [Aurora County]
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      • White Lake [Aurora County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<5> to the southeast of Gann Valley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 369 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Lake<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gann Valley ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of South Dakota

About Buffalo County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gann Valley. 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 Buffalo, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gann Valley.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gann Valley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Gann Valley). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Gann Valley or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Gann Valley) 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 Gann Valley. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gann Valley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gann Valley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.0328, Longitude: -98.9880    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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