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Welcome to Ekre ...

Ekre is located in Golden Valley County<1>.

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

Ekre is 2,910 feet [887 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Ekre is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Ekre lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Ekre is located in the (701) area code.

Communities near Ekre ...

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

  • Beach [Golden Valley County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beach
    • Beach [Golden Valley County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Ekre
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,043 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beach<5>
  • Wibaux [Wibaux County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wibaux have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wibaux
    • Wibaux [Wibaux County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Ekre
    • Estimated population in 2019: 592 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wibaux
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wibaux<5>
  • Golva [Golden Valley County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Golva have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Golva
    • Golva [Golden Valley County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Ekre
    • Estimated population in 2019: 68 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Golva
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Golva<5>
  • Sentinel Butte [Golden Valley County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sentinel Butte have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sentinel Butte
    • Sentinel Butte [Golden Valley County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Ekre
    • Estimated population in 2019: 63 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sentinel Butte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sentinel Butte<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Medora [Billings County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Medora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Medora
      • Medora [Billings County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Ekre
      • Estimated population in 2019: 129 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Medora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Medora<5>
    • Baker [Fallon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baker
      • Baker [Fallon County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Ekre
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,893 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baker<5>
    • Marmarth [Slope County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marmarth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marmarth
      • Marmarth [Slope County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<4> to the south of Ekre
      • Estimated population in 2019: 137 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marmarth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marmarth<5>
    • Plevna [Fallon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plevna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plevna
      • Plevna [Fallon County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Ekre
      • Estimated population in 2019: 147 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plevna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plevna<5>
    • Amidon [Slope County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amidon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amidon
      • Amidon [Slope County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Ekre
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amidon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amidon<5>
    • Belfield [Stark County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belfield
      • Belfield [Stark County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<4> to the east of Ekre
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,012 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belfield<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ekre ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Golden Valley County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ekre. 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 Golden Valley, 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 Ekre - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ekre) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ekre. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.7892, Longitude: -103.9699       In this case, the coordinates for Ekre 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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