Welcome to Govan ...
The town of Govan is 1,760 feet [536 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Govan lies in the Central Standard Time Zone (CST) and does not observe daylight saving time. The time zone in French: CST- Heure Normale du Centre (HNC).
Telephone area codes for Govan: (306) and (639)<2>
The Canadian Postal Code for Govan: S0G<3>
Adding Govan to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Govan was on a map titled Road Map for Manitoba and Saskatchewan (from Shell Oil, 1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Govan on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Govan ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Govan - they are located in South Carolina and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Govan.
Communities near Govan ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Govan.
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Imperial
- Imperial lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Govan
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Imperial
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Semans
- Semans lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Govan
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Semans came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Semans
- Continue List (6 more) ...
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duval
- Duval lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Govan
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duval came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Duval
- Etters Beach
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Etters Beach
- Etters Beach lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Govan
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Etters Beach
- Arlington Beach
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arlington Beach
- Arlington Beach lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Govan
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arlington Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Arlington Beach
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cymric
- Cymric lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Govan
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cymric came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Cymric
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Watertown
- Watertown lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Govan
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Watertown
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stalwart
- Stalwart lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the west of Govan
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Stalwart
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Govan ...
Looking for more information about Govan? 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 Govan, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Govan.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Visit our Community Index for Saskatchewan
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Govan. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Province of Saskatchewan: www.saskatchewan.ca/
|<1>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Govan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
|<2>||Area code (639) is an overlay for area code (306).|
|<3>||The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Govan). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Govan or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.|
|<4>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Govan) 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 Govan. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GovanOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Govan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.3112, Longitude: -104.9929 |
|<5>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<6>||If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.|