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Welcome to Oreville ...

Oreville is located in Pennington County<1>.

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

Oreville is 5,360 feet [1,634 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Oreville is 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Oreville lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Oreville: (605)

Communities Also Named Oreville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Oreville - they are located in Georgia, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Virginia.

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

Communities near Oreville ...

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

  • Spokane [Custer County] - Historic
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    • Spokane [Custer County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Oreville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spokane have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2014: 3,237 people
  • Custer [Custer County]
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    • Custer [Custer County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Oreville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Custer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,969 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Custer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Custer<5>
  • Sanator [Custer County]
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    • Sanator [Custer County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Oreville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sanator have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2014: 1,350 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sanator
  • Hill City [Pennington County]
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    • Hill City [Pennington County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Oreville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hill City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,032 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hill City<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Johnson Siding [Pennington County]
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      • Johnson Siding [Pennington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Oreville
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 659 people
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    • Sheridan [Pennington County] - Historic
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      • Sheridan [Pennington County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Oreville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sheridan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2014: 447 people
    • Keystone [Pennington County]
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      • Keystone [Pennington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Oreville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 343 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keystone<5>
    • Frenchtown [Pennington County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frenchtown
      • Frenchtown [Pennington County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Oreville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frenchtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2014: 276 people
    • Merritt [Lawrence County]
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      • Merritt [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Oreville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Merritt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2014: 175 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merritt
    • Rockerville [Pennington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockerville
      • Rockerville [Pennington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Oreville
      • Estimated population in 2014: 144 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockerville<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oreville ...

Looking for more information about Oreville? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Oreville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Oreville.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Oreville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Pennington County: www.co.pennington.sd.us/

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 Pennington, 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Oreville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Oreville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oreville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8675, Longitude: -103.6230       In this case, the coordinates for Oreville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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