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Dwight, North Dakota
Welcome to Dwight ...
The location of Dwight has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Dwight has a population of 78 people<3> (see below for details).
Dwight was established in 1881.
The community of Dwight is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Dwight lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Dwight is within the (701) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dwight had an population of 78 people. This is a decrease of 4.88% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Dwight had a population of 82 people. This makes Dwight the county's 11th most populous community.
The population of Dwight represents 0.01% of the total population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 299th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 82 people, the population of Dwight increased 9.33% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 75 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Dwight.
Communities Also Named Dwight ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Dwight - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Nebraska, Ohio, Ontario and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dwight.
Communities near Dwight ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dwight.
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 Dwight. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dwight.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dwight. 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 Dwight.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dwight. See our Newspapers Page for Dwight.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dwight ...
Looking for more information about Dwight? 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 Dwight, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Dwight.
Adding Dwight to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Dwight 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 Dwight was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Dwight on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Dakota (1897).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Dwight on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022