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(Golden Valley County)

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Welcome to Beach ...

The city of Beach is located in Golden Valley County<1> and is the County Seat for Golden Valley County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Beach has a population of 1,043 people<3> (see below for details).

Beach was established in 1909.

The community of Beach is 2,760 feet [841 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Beach is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Beach is within the (701) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Beach had an population of 1,043 people. This is an increase of 2.36% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.54% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Beach had a population of 1,019 people (or 60.65% of the total population of Golden Valley County). This makes Beach the county's most populous community.

The population of Beach represents 0.15% of the total population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 61st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,019 people, the population of Beach decreased 8.69% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,116 people).

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

Communities Also Named Beach ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two North Dakota communities named Beach: This one is located in Golden Valley County and the other is located in Billings County.

Beyond North Dakota, there are 10 communities that are also named Beach - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, Texas, Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Beach ...

We have created a list of 8 communities that are near Beach.

  • Wibaux [Wibaux County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wibaux
    • Wibaux [Wibaux County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Beach
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wibaux have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 592 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wibaux
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wibaux<6>
  • Golva [Golden Valley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Golva
    • Golva [Golden Valley County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Beach
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Golva have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 68 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Golva
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Golva<6>
  • Sentinel Butte [Golden Valley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sentinel Butte
    • Sentinel Butte [Golden Valley County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Beach
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sentinel Butte have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 63 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sentinel Butte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sentinel Butte<6>
  • Medora [Billings County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Medora
    • Medora [Billings County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the east of Beach
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Medora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 129 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Medora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Medora<6>
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • Glendive [Dawson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glendive
      • Glendive [Dawson County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<5> to the west of Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,910 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendive
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendive<6>
    • Belfield [Stark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belfield
      • Belfield [Stark County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<5> to the east of Beach
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,012 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belfield<6>
    • Baker [Fallon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baker
      • Baker [Fallon County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<5> to the south of Beach
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,893 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baker<6>
    • Savage [Richland County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beach ...

Looking for more information about Beach? 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 Beach, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Beach.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Beach. 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 Golden Valley, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Beach.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Beach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Beach) 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 Beach. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Beach

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beach. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.9139, Longitude: -104.0083       In this case, the coordinates for Beach have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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