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Welcome to Griffin ...

Griffin is located in Bowman County<1>.

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

Griffin is 3,050 feet [930 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Griffin is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Griffin is within the boundaries of the (701) area code.

Communities Also Named Griffin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Griffin - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Colorado, Florida (2), Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri (2), New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania (3), Quebec, Saskatchewan, Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Griffin ...

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

  • Bowman [Bowman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowman
    • Bowman [Bowman County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Griffin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,599 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowman<5>
  • Scranton [Bowman County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scranton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scranton
    • Scranton [Bowman County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Griffin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 255 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scranton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scranton<5>
  • Rhame [Bowman County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rhame have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rhame
    • Rhame [Bowman County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Griffin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 165 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rhame
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rhame<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 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Griffin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 137 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marmarth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marmarth<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • 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 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Griffin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amidon<5>
    • Gascoyne [Bowman County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gascoyne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gascoyne
      • Gascoyne [Bowman County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the east of Griffin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gascoyne
    • Haley [Bowman County]
    • Ludlow [Harding County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ludlow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ludlow
      • Ludlow [Harding County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the south of Griffin
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ludlow
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ludlow<5>
    • Reeder [Adams County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reeder have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reeder
      • Reeder [Adams County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the east of Griffin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 148 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reeder
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reeder<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 36 miles [57.9 km]<4> to the west of Griffin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,893 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baker<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 Griffin. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Griffin.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Griffin ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in North Dakota

About Bowman County

About North Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Griffin. 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 Bowman, 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 Griffin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Griffin) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Griffin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.2158, Longitude: -103.5407       In this case, the coordinates for Griffin 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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