Welcome to Crete ...
Crete is located in Sargent County.
Crete is 1,320 feet [402 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Crete lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Crete is located in the (701) area code.
We know of 6 communities that are also named Crete. Our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Crete contains a list of those communities.
Population Details ...
While we we don't have population counts for Crete, we do have some information about the surrounding area on the Census Page for Crete.
Communities near Crete ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.
|Cogswell|| [Map] ||101||+2.02%|| SE ||10 miles [16.1 km]|
|Elliott|| [Map] ||25||---|| NE ||15 miles [24.1 km]|
|Forman|| [Map] ||503||+0.2%|| E ||16 miles [25.7 km]|
|Gwinner|| [Map] ||781||+3.72%|| E ||14 miles [22.5 km]|
|LaMoure|| [Map] ||893||+0.45%|| NW ||19 miles [30.6 km]|
|Ludden|| [Map] ||23||---|| SW ||15 miles [24.1 km]|
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Crete.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We've added two new sections to our Genealogy Helper Page for Crete.
We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Crete. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Crete. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
Search for Local Businesses ...
People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Crete. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.
Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.
If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.
If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Crete. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The Panormaio photo collection may have pictures for the area around Crete:
Working on your genealogy? These are excellent websites to visit when searching in and around the area of Crete and Sargent County:
We have a longer, more detailed list of websites on our Genealogy Helper Page for Crete.