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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.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Beach has a population of 1,045 people<2> (see below for details).

Beach was established in 1909.

The community of Beach is 2,760 feet [841 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude 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

The area code for Beach: (701)

The ZIP code for Beach: 58621<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Beach had an population of 1,045 people. This is an increase of 2.55% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.36% 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 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 9 communities that are near Beach.

  • Wibaux (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wibaux
    • Wibaux lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Beach and is located in Wibaux County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 575 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wibaux have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wibaux
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wibaux<7>
  • Golva (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Golva
    • Golva lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Beach and is located in Golden Valley County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 67 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Golva have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Golva
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Golva<7>
  • Sentinel Butte (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sentinel Butte
    • Sentinel Butte lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Beach and is located in Golden Valley County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 62 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sentinel Butte have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sentinel Butte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sentinel Butte<7>
  • Medora (22 miles [35.4 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Medora
    • Medora lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the east of Beach and is located in Billings County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 124 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Medora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Medora<7>
  • Allard (27 miles [43.5 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allard
    • Allard lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<5> to the west of Beach and is located in Dawson County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Allard have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allard
  • Glendive (35 miles [56.3 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glendive
    • Glendive lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<5> to the west of Beach and is located in Dawson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,878 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendive
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendive<7>
  • Belfield (38 miles [61.2 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belfield
    • Belfield lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<5> to the east of Beach and is located in Stark County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,035 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belfield have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belfield<7>
  • Baker (40 miles [64.4 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baker
    • Baker lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<5> to the south of Beach and is located in Fallon County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,897 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baker have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baker
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baker<7>
  • Savage (40 miles [64.4 km] to the northwest)

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.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Beach

Communities in North Dakota

About Golden Valley County

About North Dakota

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Beach.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Beach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Beach). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Beach or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Beach. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BeachOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beach. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.9162, Longitude: -104.0060    
<6>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.
<7>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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