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Welcome to Bisbee ...

The city of Bisbee is located in Towner County<1>.

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

When the people of Bisbee refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Bisbeean<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bisbee has a population of 123 people<4> (see below for details).

Bisbee was established in 1888.

The community of Bisbee is 1,590 feet [485 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Bisbee is located in the (701) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bisbee had an population of 123 people. This is a decrease of 2.38% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 26.35% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bisbee had a population of 126 people (or 5.61% of the total population of Towner County). This makes Bisbee the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Bisbee represents 0.02% of the population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 250th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 126 people, the population of Bisbee decreased 24.55% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 167 people).

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

Communities Also Named Bisbee ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Bisbee - they are located in Arizona, Kansas and Texas.

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

Communities near Bisbee ...

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

  • Rolla [Rolette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rolla
    • Rolla [Rolette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Bisbee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,273 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rolla have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rolla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rolla<7>
  • Cando [Towner County]
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    • Cando [Towner County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Bisbee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,008 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cando have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cando
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cando<7>
  • Rocklake [Towner County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocklake
    • Rocklake [Towner County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Bisbee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocklake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocklake<7>
  • Wolford [Pierce County]
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    • Wolford [Pierce County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Bisbee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 32 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wolford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wolford<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Egeland [Towner County]
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      • Egeland [Towner County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Bisbee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Egeland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Egeland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Egeland<7>
    • Mylo [Rolette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mylo
      • Mylo [Rolette County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Bisbee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mylo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mylo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mylo<7>
    • Perth [Towner County]
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      • Perth [Towner County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Bisbee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perth<7>
    • Maza [Towner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maza
      • Maza [Towner County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Bisbee
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maza have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maza
    • Agate [Rolette County]
    • Calio [Cavalier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calio
      • Calio [Cavalier County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<6> to the east of Bisbee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calio have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calio

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bisbee ...

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

Adding Bisbee to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bisbee in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bisbee was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bisbee on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bisbee. 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 Towner, 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>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Bisbee refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a city's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Bisbee may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bisbee.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bisbee - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Bisbee) 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 Bisbee. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BisbeeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bisbee. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.6267, Longitude: -99.3788       In this case, the coordinates for Bisbee have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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