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Welcome to Josephine ...

Josephine is located in Benson County<1>.

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

Josephine is 1,540 feet [469 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Josephine: (701)

Communities Also Named Josephine ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Josephine - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Josephine ...

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

  • New Rockford [Eddy County]
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    • New Rockford [Eddy County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Josephine
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Rockford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,339 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Rockford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Rockford<5>
  • Maddock [Benson County]
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    • Maddock [Benson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Josephine
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maddock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 378 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maddock<5>
  • Minnewaukan [Benson County]
  • Sheyenne [Eddy County]
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    • Sheyenne [Eddy County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Josephine
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sheyenne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 191 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheyenne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sheyenne<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oberon [Benson County]
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      • Oberon [Benson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Josephine
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oberon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 103 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oberon<5>
    • Brinsmade [Benson County]
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      • Brinsmade [Benson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Josephine
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brinsmade have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brinsmade<5>
    • Hamberg [Wells County]
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      • Hamberg [Wells County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Josephine
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamberg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamberg<5>
    • Bremen [Wells County]
    • Fort Totten [Benson County]
    • Isabel [Benson County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Josephine ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Josephine. 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 Benson, 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 Josephine - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Josephine) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Josephine. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.9397, Longitude: -99.3140       In this case, the coordinates for Josephine 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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