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

The community of Rolla is the Seat for Rolette County.

Rolette County was founded in 1873.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Rolette had a population of 13,797 people. This is an increase of 0.9% since the last Census (which gave a population of 13,674 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Rolette represented 2.13% of the total population of North Dakota, making it the state's 10th most populous county (out of 53 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201013,937+1.92%+1.01% since 2009
200913,797+0.9%+0.66% since 2008
200813,706+0.23%+0.46% since 2007
200013,674The Last Census

More information can be found on the Rolette County Census Page for Rolette County.


Below are some of the communities located in Rolette County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Rolette County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Turtle Mountain   5,8975,8151.41% increase  
North Rolette   3,2993,2611.17% increase  
Rolla   1,4281,4170.78% increase  
Dunseith   7357390.54% decrease  
East Rolette   5455460.18% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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