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Welcome to Vetal ...

Vetal is located in Bennett County<1>.

Vetal is 2,970 feet [905 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Vetal is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

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

The telephone area code for Vetal: (605)

Communities near Vetal ...

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

  • Martin [Bennett County]
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    • Martin [Bennett County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Vetal
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,045 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martin<4>
  • Parmelee [Todd County]
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    • Parmelee [Todd County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Vetal
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 562 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parmelee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parmelee<4>
  • Norris [Mellette County]
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    • Norris [Mellette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Vetal
    • Estimated population in 2014: 195 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norris<4>
  • Spring Creek [Todd County]
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    • Spring Creek [Todd County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Vetal
    • Estimated population in 2014: 122 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Creek
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    • Tuthill [Bennett County]
    • Long Valley [Jackson County]
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      • Long Valley [Jackson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Vetal
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Long Valley<4>
    • Cody [Cherry County]
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      • Cody [Cherry County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the south of Vetal
      • Estimated population in 2019: 153 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cody have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cody
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cody<4>
    • Nenzel [Cherry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nenzel
      • Nenzel [Cherry County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Vetal
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nenzel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nenzel<4>
    • Saint Francis [Todd County]
    • Merriman [Cherry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Merriman
      • Merriman [Cherry County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<3> to the southwest of Vetal
      • Estimated population in 2019: 129 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Merriman have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merriman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Merriman<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vetal ...

Looking for more information about Vetal? 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 Vetal, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Vetal.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of South Dakota

About Bennett County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Vetal. 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 Bennett, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vetal - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Vetal) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Vetal. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Vetal

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vetal. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2151, Longitude: -101.3756    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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