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Welcome to Fordville ...

The city of Fordville is located in Walsh County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Fordville has a population of 197 people<3> (see below for details).

Fordville was established in 1905.

The community of Fordville is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Fordville lies within the (701) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fordville had an population of 197 people. This is a decrease of 7.08% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 25.94% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fordville had a population of 212 people. This makes Fordville the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Fordville represents 0.03% of the total population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 200th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 212 people, the population of Fordville decreased 20.3% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 266 people).

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

Communities Also Named Fordville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Fordville - they are located in Arizona, Florida, Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Fordville ...

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

  • Park River [Walsh County]
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    • Park River [Walsh County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Fordville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,305 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Park River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Park River
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Park River<6>
  • Gilby [Grand Forks County]
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    • Gilby [Grand Forks County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Fordville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 230 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilby have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilby
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilby<6>
  • Edinburg [Walsh County]
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    • Edinburg [Walsh County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Fordville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 181 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edinburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edinburg<6>
  • Petersburg [Nelson County]
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    • Petersburg [Nelson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Fordville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 168 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Petersburg<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Forest River [Walsh County]
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      • Forest River [Walsh County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Fordville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 118 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest River
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest River<6>
    • Adams [Walsh County]
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      • Adams [Walsh County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Fordville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 118 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adams
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adams<6>
    • Pisek [Walsh County]
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      • Pisek [Walsh County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Fordville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 105 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pisek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pisek<6>
    • Lankin [Walsh County]
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      • Lankin [Walsh County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Fordville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 90 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lankin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lankin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lankin<6>
    • Niagara [Grand Forks County]
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      • Niagara [Grand Forks County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Fordville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 51 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niagara
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Niagara<6>
    • Inkster [Grand Forks County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inkster
      • Inkster [Grand Forks County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Fordville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 46 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inkster
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Inkster<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fordville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Walsh County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fordville. 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 Walsh, 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 Fordville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fordville - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fordville) 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 Fordville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from FordvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fordville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.2167, Longitude: -97.7948       In this case, the coordinates for Fordville 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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