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Welcome to Akra ...

Akra is located in Pembina County<1>.

Akra is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Akra is located in the (701) area code.

Communities near Akra ...

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

  • Cavalier [Pembina County]
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    • Cavalier [Pembina County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Akra
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,238 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cavalier have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cavalier
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cavalier<5>
  • Walhalla [Pembina County]
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    • Walhalla [Pembina County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Akra
    • Estimated population in 2019: 907 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walhalla have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walhalla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walhalla<5>
  • Gretna
  • Neche [Pembina County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neche
    • Neche [Pembina County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Akra
    • Estimated population in 2019: 343 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Neche have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Neche
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Neche<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Saint Thomas [Pembina County]
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      • Saint Thomas [Pembina County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Akra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 311 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Thomas have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Thomas
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Thomas<5>
    • Hoople [Walsh County]
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      • Hoople [Walsh County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Akra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 227 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoople have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoople
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoople<5>
    • Crystal [Pembina County]
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      • Crystal [Pembina County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Akra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 128 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crystal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crystal<5>
    • Mountain [Pembina County]
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      • Mountain [Pembina County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Akra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 82 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain<5>
    • Milton [Cavalier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milton
      • Milton [Cavalier County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Akra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 58 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton<5>
    • Bathgate [Pembina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bathgate
      • Bathgate [Pembina County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Akra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 58 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bathgate
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bathgate<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akra ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of North Dakota: www.nd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Dakota's counties, including Pembina, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Akra - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Akra) 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 Akra. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Akra

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Akra. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.7758, Longitude: -97.7264    
<4>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.
<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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