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Welcome to Oakport ...

Oakport is located in Clay County<1>.

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

Oakport is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Oakport lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Oakport: (218)

Communities near Oakport ...

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

  • Fargo [Cass County]
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    • Fargo [Cass County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Oakport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 125,209 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fargo<5>
  • Moorhead [Clay County]
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    • Moorhead [Clay County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Oakport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 44,016 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moorhead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moorhead<5>
  • West Fargo [Cass County]
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    • West Fargo [Cass County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Oakport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,194 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Fargo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Fargo<5>
  • Dilworth [Clay County]
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    • Dilworth [Clay County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Oakport
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,452 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dilworth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dilworth<5>
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    • Horace [Cass County]
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      • Horace [Cass County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Oakport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,128 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Horace<5>
    • Glyndon [Clay County]
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      • Glyndon [Clay County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Oakport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,385 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glyndon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glyndon<5>
    • Mapleton [Cass County]
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      • Mapleton [Cass County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Oakport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,282 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mapleton<5>
    • Harwood [Cass County]
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      • Harwood [Cass County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Oakport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 835 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harwood<5>
    • Reile's Acres [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reile's Acres
      • Reile's Acres [Cass County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Oakport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 748 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reile's Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sabin [Clay County]
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      • Sabin [Clay County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Oakport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 558 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sabin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Oakport. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Oakport.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oakport ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Minnesota

About Clay County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clay County: www.co.clay.mn.us/

The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Minnesota's counties, including Clay, 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 Oakport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Oakport) 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 Oakport. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from OakportOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oakport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.9319, Longitude: -96.7790       In this case, the coordinates for Oakport 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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