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Opal, South Dakota
Welcome to Opal ...
From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Opal had a population of 31 people.<2> (see below for details).
Opal is 2,620 feet [799 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Opal is ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Opal lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Opal and travel east, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Opal lies within the (605) area code.
Communities Also Named Opal ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Opal - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arkansas (3), Michigan, Missouri, New Mexico, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Opal.
Communities near Opal ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Opal.
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 Opal. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Opal.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Opal. See our Newspapers Page for Opal.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Opal ...
Looking for more information about Opal? 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 Opal, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Opal.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Opal. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Meade County: www.meadecounty.org/
The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Oct 2020