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Welcome to Hoven ...
The pronunciation of Hoven: HOH-vuhn<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Hoven, you might consider that their post office opened in 1884.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Hoven has a population of 365 people<3> (see below for details).
Hoven is 1,900 feet [579 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Hoven lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Hoven (for example, toward Virginia), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
The area code for Hoven: (605)
The ZIP code for Hoven: 57450<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hoven had an population of 365 people. This is a decrease of 10.1% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 28.57% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hoven had a population of 406 people (which is 17.43% of the total population of Potter County). This makes Hoven the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Hoven represents 0.05% of the population of South Dakota (which has 814,180 people), making it the state's 180th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 406 people, the population of Hoven decreased 20.55% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 511 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hoven.
Communities near Hoven ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hoven.
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 Hoven. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hoven.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hoven. 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 Hoven.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hoven. See our Newspapers Page for Hoven.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hoven ...
Looking for more information about Hoven? 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 Hoven, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hoven.
Adding Hoven to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Hoven in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Hoven was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<8>
We also found Hoven in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Hoven.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 22 Nov 2023