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Welcome to Drady ...

Drady is located in Ward County<1>.

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

Drady is 1,930 feet [588 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel south from Drady (for example, toward Pick City), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

The area code for Drady: (701)

Communities near Drady ...

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

  • Minot [Ward County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minot have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minot
    • Minot [Ward County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Drady
    • Estimated population in 2019: 47,382 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minot
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Minot<5>
  • Surrey [Ward County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Surrey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Surrey
    • Surrey [Ward County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Drady
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,393 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Surrey
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Surrey<5>
  • Burlington [Ward County]
  • Berthold [Ward County]
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sawyer [Ward County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sawyer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sawyer
      • Sawyer [Ward County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Drady
      • Estimated population in 2019: 326 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sawyer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sawyer<5>
    • Des Lacs [Ward County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Des Lacs
      • Des Lacs [Ward County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Drady
      • Estimated population in 2019: 201 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Lacs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Lacs<5>
    • Ryder [Ward County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ryder
      • Ryder [Ward County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Drady
      • Estimated population in 2019: 78 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ryder
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ryder<5>
    • Lonetree [Ward County]
    • Foxholm [Ward County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foxholm
      • Foxholm [Ward County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Drady
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foxholm
    • Ruthville [Ward County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ruthville
      • Ruthville [Ward County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Drady
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ruthville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Drady ...

Looking for more information about Drady? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Drady, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Drady.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for North Dakota

About Ward County

About North Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Drady. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Ward County: www.co.ward.nd.us/

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 Ward, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Drady - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Drady) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Drady. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.1520, Longitude: -101.4257       In this case, the coordinates for Drady have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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