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Amidon, North Dakota

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The location of Amidon

Welcome to Amidon ...

The city of Amidon is located in Slope County and is the County Seat for Slope County.

The location of Amidon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Amidon has a population of 22 people<2> (see below for details).

Amidon was established in 1911.

The community of Amidon is 2,900 feet [884 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Amidon is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Amidon lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Amidon: (701)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Amidon had a population of 20 people. This makes Amidon the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 20 people, the population of Amidon decreased 23.08% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 26 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Amidon had an population of 22 people. This is an increase of 10% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.38% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Amidon ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Amidon and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017
Bowman   [Map]   1,659   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Central Slope   [Map]   18   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Chalky Butte   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Deep Creek   [Map]   23   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
East Golden Valley   [Map]   25   NW   23 miles [37 km]
New England   [Map]   602   E   21 miles [33.8 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Amidon. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amidon. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amidon.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amidon ...

Looking for more information about Amidon? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Amidon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Amidon.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Amidon.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amidon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amidon) 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 Amidon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amidon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amidon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.4822, Longitude: -103.3193     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amidon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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