Golden Valley, North Dakota
The location of Golden Valley
Welcome to Golden Valley ...
The city of Golden Valley is located in Mercer County.
A typical abbreviation for Golden Valley: Golden Vly. (or less commonly used: Golden Vally. or Golden Vlly.)
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Golden Valley has a population of 172 people<1> (see below for details).
Golden Valley was established in 1913.
The community of Golden Valley is 1,940 feet [591 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Golden Valley lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel south from Golden Valley (for example, toward Hebron), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
The telephone area code for Golden Valley: (701)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Golden Valley had a population of 182 people. This makes Golden Valley the county's 7th most populous community.
The population of Golden Valley represents 0.03% of the population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 215th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 182 people, the population of Golden Valley has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 183 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Golden Valley had an population of 172 people. This is a decrease of 5.49% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.01% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near Golden Valley ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Golden Valley.
Communities Also Named Golden Valley ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Golden Valley - they are located in Arizona, California, Minnesota, Nevada, North Carolina and Ontario.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Golden Valley.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.
- We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Golden Valley. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
- Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Golden Valley. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
- We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Golden Valley.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Golden Valley:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Golden Valley ...
Looking for more information about Golden Valley? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Golden Valley, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Golden Valley.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Golden Valley. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of North Dakota: www.nd.gov/
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Golden Valley.|
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|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Golden Valley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
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|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Golden Valley. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Golden Valley) 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 Golden Valley. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Golden Valley
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Golden Valley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2906, Longitude: -102.0652 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Golden Valley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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