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Welcome to Cooperstown ...

The city of Cooperstown is located in Griggs County<1> and is the County Seat for Griggs County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Cooperstown has a population of 897 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Cooperstown.

Cooperstown is 1,430 feet [436 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Cooperstown lies within the (701) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cooperstown had an population of 897 people. This is a decrease of 8.84% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.81% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cooperstown had a population of 984 people (or 40.66% of the total population of Griggs County). This makes Cooperstown the county's most populous community.

The population of Cooperstown represents 0.15% of the total population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 65th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 984 people, the population of Cooperstown decreased 6.55% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,053 people).

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

Communities Also Named Cooperstown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Cooperstown - they are located in California, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania (3) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Cooperstown ...

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

  • Finley [Steele County]
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    • Finley [Steele County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Cooperstown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 413 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Finley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Finley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Finley<6>
  • Aneta [Nelson County]
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    • Aneta [Nelson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Cooperstown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 201 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aneta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aneta<6>
  • Binford [Griggs County]
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    • Binford [Griggs County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Cooperstown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 166 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Binford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Binford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Binford<6>
  • Hannaford [Griggs County]
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    • Hannaford [Griggs County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Cooperstown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 117 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hannaford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hannaford<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dazey [Barnes County]
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      • Dazey [Barnes County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Cooperstown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 93 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dazey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dazey<6>
    • Sharon [Steele County]
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      • Sharon [Steele County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Cooperstown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 89 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sharon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sharon<6>
    • Luverne [Steele County]
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      • Luverne [Steele County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Cooperstown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Luverne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Luverne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Luverne<6>
    • Sibley [Barnes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sibley
      • Sibley [Barnes County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Cooperstown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sibley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sibley
    • Jessie [Griggs County]
    • Walum [Griggs County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walum
      • Walum [Griggs County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Cooperstown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walum

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cooperstown. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Cooperstown.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cooperstown ...

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

Adding Cooperstown to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cooperstown. 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 Griggs, 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 Cooperstown.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cooperstown - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cooperstown) 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 Cooperstown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CooperstownOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cooperstown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.4442, Longitude: -98.1245       In this case, the coordinates for Cooperstown 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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