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Welcome to Grenville ...

The town of Grenville is located in Day County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Grenville has a population of 51 people<3> (see below for details).

Grenville is 1,850 feet [564 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Grenville: (605)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Grenville had an population of 51 people. This is a decrease of 5.56% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.74% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Grenville had a population of 54 people. This makes Grenville the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 54 people, the population of Grenville decreased 12.9% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 62 people).

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

Communities Also Named Grenville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Grenville - they are located in New Mexico (2) and Quebec (2).

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

Communities near Grenville ...

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

  • Webster [Day County]
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    • Webster [Day County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Grenville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,726 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Webster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Webster<6>
  • Goodwill [Roberts County]
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    • Goodwill [Roberts County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Grenville
    • Estimated population in 2014: 876 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goodwill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goodwill
  • Waubay [Day County]
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    • Waubay [Day County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Grenville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 560 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waubay
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waubay<6>
  • Bristol [Day County]
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    • Bristol [Day County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Grenville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 308 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bristol<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Long Hollow Housing [Roberts County]
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      • Long Hollow Housing [Roberts County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Grenville
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 192 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Hollow Housing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Roslyn [Day County]
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      • Roslyn [Day County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Grenville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 168 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roslyn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roslyn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roslyn<6>
    • Holmquist [Day County]
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      • Holmquist [Day County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Grenville
      • Estimated population in 2014: 154 people
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    • Spring Grove [Roberts County]
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      • Spring Grove [Roberts County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Grenville
      • Estimated population in 2014: 125 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Grove
    • Eden [Marshall County]
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      • Eden [Marshall County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Grenville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 100 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eden<6>
    • Ortley [Roberts County]
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      • Ortley [Roberts County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Grenville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 64 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ortley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ortley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ortley<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 Grenville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Grenville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grenville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Grenville. 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 Day, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Grenville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grenville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Grenville) 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 Grenville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grenville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grenville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.4663, Longitude: -97.3901       In this case, the coordinates for Grenville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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