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Welcome to Kenmare ...

The city of Kenmare is located in Ward County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Kenmare has a population of 1,021 people<3> (see below for details).

Kenmare was established in 1897.

The community of Kenmare is 1,880 feet [573 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Kenmare is located in the (701) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Kenmare had an population of 1,021 people. This is a decrease of 6.84% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.55% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Kenmare had a population of 1,096 people. This makes Kenmare the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Kenmare represents 0.16% of the total population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 56th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,096 people, the population of Kenmare increased 1.39% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,081 people).

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

Communities near Kenmare ...

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

  • Bowbells [Burke County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowbells have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowbells
    • Bowbells [Burke County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Kenmare
    • Estimated population in 2019: 336 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowbells
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowbells<6>
  • Donnybrook [Ward County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Donnybrook
    • Donnybrook [Ward County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Kenmare
    • Estimated population in 2019: 53 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donnybrook
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donnybrook<6>
  • Tolley [Renville County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tolley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tolley
    • Tolley [Renville County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Kenmare
    • Estimated population in 2019: 50 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tolley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tolley<6>
  • Niobe [Ward County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niobe
    • Niobe [Ward County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Kenmare
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niobe
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Norma [Renville County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norma
      • Norma [Renville County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Kenmare
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norma
    • Coulee [Mountrail County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coulee
      • Coulee [Mountrail County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Kenmare
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coulee
    • Flaxton [Burke County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flaxton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flaxton
      • Flaxton [Burke County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the northwest of Kenmare
      • Estimated population in 2019: 64 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flaxton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flaxton<6>
    • Grano [Renville County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grano have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grano
      • Grano [Renville County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the east of Kenmare
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grano
    • Blaisdell [Mountrail County]
    • Carpio [Ward County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carpio
      • Carpio [Ward County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the southeast of Kenmare
      • Estimated population in 2019: 142 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carpio
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carpio<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 Kenmare. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kenmare.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kenmare ...

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

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About Ward County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Kenmare. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Ward County: www.co.ward.nd.us/

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 Ward, 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 Kenmare.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kenmare - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kenmare) 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 Kenmare. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kenmare

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kenmare. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.6739, Longitude: -102.0802       In this case, the coordinates for Kenmare 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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