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Welcome to Ridgeview ...

Ridgeview is located in Dewey County<1>.

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Ridgeview had a population of 45 people.<3> (see below for details).

Ridgeview is 2,360 feet [719 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Ridgeview is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel east from Ridgeview (for example, toward Gettysburg), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Ridgeview is located in the (605) area code.

Communities Also Named Ridgeview ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Ridgeview - they are located in Indiana, Maryland (5), North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Ridgeview ...

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

  • Whitehorse [Dewey County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitehorse
    • Whitehorse [Dewey County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Ridgeview
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 276 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitehorse have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitehorse
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitehorse<6>
  • Virginia [Dewey County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Virginia
    • Virginia [Dewey County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Ridgeview
    • Estimated population in 2014: 261 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Virginia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Virginia
  • La Plant [Dewey County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Plant
    • La Plant [Dewey County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Ridgeview
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 171 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Plant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Plant
  • Parade [Dewey County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parade
    • Parade [Dewey County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Ridgeview
    • Estimated population in 2014: 34 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parade
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parade<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Eagle Butte [Dewey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Butte
      • Eagle Butte [Dewey County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the west of Ridgeview
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,346 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Butte have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle Butte
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eagle Butte<6>
    • North Eagle Butte [Dewey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Eagle Butte
      • North Eagle Butte [Dewey County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the west of Ridgeview
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,954 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Eagle Butte have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Eagle Butte
    • Green Grass [Dewey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Grass
      • Green Grass [Dewey County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the west of Ridgeview
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 35 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Grass have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Grass
    • Forest City [Potter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest City
      • Forest City [Potter County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<5> to the east of Ridgeview
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest City
    • Glencross [Dewey County]
    • Mission Ridge [Stanley County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ridgeview ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ridgeview. 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 Dewey, 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 Ridgeview.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ridgeview - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ridgeview) 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 Ridgeview. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ridgeview

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ridgeview. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.0850, Longitude: -100.8004       In this case, the coordinates for Ridgeview 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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