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Welcome to Crary ...

The city of Crary is located in Ramsey County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Crary has a population of 148 people<3> (see below for details).

Crary was established in 1884.

The community of Crary is 1,480 feet [451 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Crary lies within the (701) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Crary had an population of 148 people. This is an increase of 4.23% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.67% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Crary had a population of 142 people. This makes Crary the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Crary represents 0.02% of the population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 239th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 142 people, the population of Crary decreased 4.7% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 149 people).

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

Communities near Crary ...

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

  • Devils Lake (11 miles [17.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Devils Lake
    • Devils Lake lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Crary and is located in Ramsey County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,229 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Devils Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Devils Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Devils Lake<6>
  • Lakota (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakota
    • Lakota lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Crary and is located in Nelson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 607 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakota
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakota<6>
  • Tolna (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast)
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    • Tolna lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Crary and is located in Nelson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 146 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tolna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tolna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tolna<6>
  • Warwick (15 miles [24.1 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warwick
    • Warwick lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Crary and is located in Benson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 63 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warwick<6>
  • Brocket (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brocket
    • Brocket lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Crary and is located in Ramsey County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 53 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brocket have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brocket
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brocket<6>
  • Doyon (4 miles [6.4 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Doyon
    • Doyon lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Crary and is located in Ramsey County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Doyon
  • Bartlett (9 miles [14.5 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bartlett
    • Bartlett lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Crary and is located in Ramsey County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bartlett
  • Saint Michael (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest)
  • Tokio (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest)
  • Hamar (16 miles [25.7 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamar
    • Hamar lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Crary and is located in Eddy County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamar

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crary ...

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

Adding Crary to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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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 Ramsey, 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 Crary.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crary - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Crary) 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 Crary. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CraryOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crary. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.0714, Longitude: -98.6404       In this case, the coordinates for Crary 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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