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Welcome to Hettinger ...

The city of Hettinger is located in Adams County<1> and is the County Seat for Adams County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hettinger has a population of 1,155 people<2> (see below for details).

Hettinger was established in 1907.

The community of Hettinger is 2,730 feet [832 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Hettinger is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

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

The ZIP code for Hettinger: 58639<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hettinger had an population of 1,155 people. This is a decrease of 5.79% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.63% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hettinger had a population of 1,226 people (or 52.33% of the total population of Adams County). This makes Hettinger the county's most populous community.

The population of Hettinger represents 0.18% of the population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 51st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,226 people, the population of Hettinger decreased 6.2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,307 people).

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

Communities near Hettinger ...

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

  • Reeder [Adams County]
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    • Reeder [Adams County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Hettinger
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reeder have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 148 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reeder
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reeder<7>
  • Lodgepole [Perkins County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lodgepole
    • Lodgepole [Perkins County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Hettinger
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lodgepole have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2014: 35 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lodgepole
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lodgepole<7>
  • Bucyrus [Adams County]
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    • Bucyrus [Adams County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Hettinger
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bucyrus have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bucyrus
  • Haynes [Adams County]
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    • Haynes [Adams County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Hettinger
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haynes have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 23 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • White Butte [Perkins County]
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      • White Butte [Perkins County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Hettinger
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Butte have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2014: 19 people
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    • Gascoyne [Bowman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gascoyne
      • Gascoyne [Bowman County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the west of Hettinger
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gascoyne have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gascoyne
    • Haley [Bowman County]
    • Lemmon [Perkins County]
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      • Lemmon [Perkins County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the east of Hettinger
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lemmon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,174 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lemmon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lemmon<7>
    • Ralph [Harding County]
    • Scranton [Bowman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scranton
      • Scranton [Bowman County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<5> to the west of Hettinger
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scranton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 255 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scranton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scranton<7>

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

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hettinger. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Hettinger.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hettinger ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hettinger. 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 Adams, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hettinger.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hettinger - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Hettinger). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hettinger or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hettinger) 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 Hettinger. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hettinger

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hettinger. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.0012, Longitude: -102.6368    
<6>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.
<7>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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