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Welcome to Dresden ...

Dresden is located in Cavalier County<1>.

Dresden is 1,580 feet [482 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Dresden: (701)

Communities Also Named Dresden ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Dresden - they are located in Georgia, Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas (3), Maine (2), Missouri (2), New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Dresden ...

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

  • Langdon [Cavalier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Langdon
    • Langdon [Cavalier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Dresden
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,724 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Langdon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Langdon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Langdon<5>
  • Munich [Cavalier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Munich
    • Munich [Cavalier County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Dresden
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 192 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Munich have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Munich
  • Osnabrock [Cavalier County]
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    • Osnabrock [Cavalier County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Dresden
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 119 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osnabrock have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osnabrock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osnabrock<5>
  • Nekoma [Cavalier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nekoma
    • Nekoma [Cavalier County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Dresden
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 48 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nekoma have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nekoma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nekoma<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alsen [Cavalier County]
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      • Alsen [Cavalier County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Dresden
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alsen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alsen<5>
    • Wales [Cavalier County]
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      • Wales [Cavalier County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Dresden
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wales have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wales
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wales<5>
    • Loma [Cavalier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loma
      • Loma [Cavalier County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Dresden
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loma have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loma
    • Hannah [Cavalier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hannah
      • Hannah [Cavalier County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Dresden
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hannah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hannah<5>
    • Maida [Cavalier County]
    • Windygates
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windygates
      • Windygates lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Dresden
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windygates came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windygates

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dresden ...

Looking for more information about Dresden? 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 Dresden, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Dresden.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Dakota

About Cavalier County

About North Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dresden. 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 Cavalier, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dresden - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dresden) 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 Dresden. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DresdenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dresden. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.8273, Longitude: -98.4813    
<4>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.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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