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Welcome to Caledonia ...

Caledonia is located in Traill County<1>.

Caledonia is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Caledonia is within the boundaries of the (701) area code.

Communities Also Named Caledonia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Caledonia - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New York (2), North Carolina, Nova Scotia (3), Ohio, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, Texas, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Caledonia ...

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

  • Hillsboro [Traill County]
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    • Hillsboro [Traill County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Caledonia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,624 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsboro<5>
  • Halstad [Norman County]
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    • Halstad [Norman County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Caledonia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 548 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halstad have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halstad
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Halstad<5>
  • Buxton [Traill County]
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    • Buxton [Traill County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Caledonia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 316 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buxton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buxton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buxton<5>
  • Reynolds [Traill County]
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    • Reynolds [Traill County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Caledonia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 299 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reynolds have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reynolds
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reynolds<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hendrum [Norman County]
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      • Hendrum [Norman County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Caledonia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 282 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hendrum
    • Climax [Polk County]
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      • Climax [Polk County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Caledonia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 261 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Climax have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Climax
    • Shelly [Norman County]
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      • Shelly [Norman County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of Caledonia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 178 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelly have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelly
    • Grandin [Cass County]
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      • Grandin [Cass County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Caledonia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 171 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grandin have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grandin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grandin<5>
    • Beltrami [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beltrami
      • Beltrami [Polk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Caledonia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 99 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beltrami have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beltrami
    • Perley [Norman County]
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      • Perley [Norman County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Caledonia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 83 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perley

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Caledonia ...

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

Adding Caledonia to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Caledonia 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 Caledonia was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Caledonia on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Dakota (1897).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Caledonia. 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 Traill, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Caledonia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Caledonia) 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 Caledonia. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CaledoniaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Caledonia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.4594, Longitude: -96.8861    
<4>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.
<5>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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