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Ambrose, North Dakota

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Welcome to Ambrose ...

The city of Ambrose is located in Divide County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Ambrose has a population of 26 people<1> (see below for details).

Ambrose was established in 1906.

The community of Ambrose is 2,060 feet [628 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Ambrose (for example, toward Westby (MT)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

The area code for Ambrose: (701)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ambrose had a population of 26 people. This makes Ambrose the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 26 people, the population of Ambrose increased 13.04% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 23 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Ambrose had an population of 26 people (or an increase of 13.04% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Ambrose.

Communities near Ambrose ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ambrose and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2016
Alamo   [Map]   68   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Alkabo   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Crosby   [Map]   1,406   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fortuna   [Map]   22   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Noonan   [Map]   125   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Stady - Historic   [Map]   ---   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ambrose.

Communities Also Named Ambrose ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Ambrose - they are located in Alabama, California (2), Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ambrose.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ambrose. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ambrose.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ambrose:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ambrose ...

Looking for more information about Ambrose? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Ambrose, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Ambrose.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found 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) Ambrose. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ambrose.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ambrose - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Ambrose. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ambrose) 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 Ambrose. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ambrose

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ambrose. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.9553, Longitude: -103.4813     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ambrose have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Ambrose.