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Welcome to Belfield ...

The city of Belfield is located in Stark County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Belfield has a population of 1,012 people<3> (see below for details).

Belfield was established in 1883.

The community of Belfield is 2,580 feet [786 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Belfield is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel east from Belfield (for example, toward Hebron), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Belfield is located in the (701) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Belfield had an population of 1,012 people. This is an increase of 26.5% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.86% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Belfield had a population of 800 people. This makes Belfield the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Belfield represents 0.12% of the population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 79th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 800 people, the population of Belfield decreased 7.62% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 866 people).

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

Communities Also Named Belfield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Belfield - they are located in Kansas, Louisiana, South Carolina and Virginia.

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

Communities near Belfield ...

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

  • Dickinson [Stark County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dickinson
    • Dickinson [Stark County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Belfield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 23,133 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dickinson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dickinson<6>
  • South Heart [Stark County]
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    • South Heart [Stark County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Belfield
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Heart have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 429 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Heart
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Heart<6>
  • Medora [Billings County]
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    • Medora [Billings County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Belfield
    • 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>
  • Fryburg [Billings County]
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    • Fryburg [Billings County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Belfield
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Hradec [Dunn County]
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      • New Hradec [Dunn County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Belfield
      • Former name for New Hradec: Novy Hradec
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    • Fairfield [Billings County]
    • Schefield [Stark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schefield
      • Schefield [Stark County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the southeast of Belfield
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    • Amidon [Slope County]
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      • Amidon [Slope County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<5> to the south of Belfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amidon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amidon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amidon<6>
    • New England [Hettinger County]
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      • New England [Hettinger County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Belfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 600 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New England
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New England<6>
    • Gladstone [Stark County]
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      • Gladstone [Stark County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<5> to the east of Belfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gladstone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 348 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gladstone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gladstone<6>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Belfield. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Belfield.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Belfield ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Dakota

About Stark County

About North Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Belfield. 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 Stark, 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 Belfield.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Belfield - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Belfield) 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 Belfield. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Belfield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Belfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.8870, Longitude: -103.1960       In this case, the coordinates for Belfield 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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