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Carson, North Dakota
Welcome to Carson ...
The location of Carson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Carson refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Carsonite<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Carson has a population of 267 people<4> (see below for details).
Carson was established in 1910.
The community of Carson is 2,300 feet [701 m] above sea level.<5> In other words, the altitude of Carson is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Carson lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Carson (for example, toward Flasher), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Carson lies within the (701) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Carson had an population of 267 people. This is a decrease of 8.87% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.3% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Carson had a population of 293 people (or 12.24% of the total population of Grant County). This makes Carson the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Carson represents 0.04% of the total population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 163rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 293 people, the population of Carson decreased 8.15% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 319 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Carson.
Communities Also Named Carson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Carson - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, New York, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Carson.
Communities near Carson ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Carson.
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 Carson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Carson.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Carson. 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 Carson.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Carson. See our Newspapers Page for Carson.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carson ...
Looking for more information about Carson? 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 Carson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Carson.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022