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Welcome to Lake Jessie ...

Lake Jessie is located in Williams County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Lake Jessie: Lk. Jessie

Lake Jessie is 1,890 feet [576 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Lake Jessie (for example, toward Bainville (MT)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Lake Jessie lies within the (701) area code.

Communities near Lake Jessie ...

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

  • Williston [Williams County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williston
    • Williston [Williams County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Lake Jessie
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,033 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williston<4>
  • Watford City [McKenzie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Watford City
    • Watford City [McKenzie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Lake Jessie
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,835 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Watford City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Watford City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Watford City<4>
  • Alexander [McKenzie County]
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    • Alexander [McKenzie County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Lake Jessie
    • Estimated population in 2019: 375 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alexander
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexander<4>
  • Arnegard [McKenzie County]
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    • Arnegard [McKenzie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Lake Jessie
    • Estimated population in 2019: 175 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arnegard have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arnegard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arnegard<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Epping [Williams County]
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      • Epping [Williams County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Lake Jessie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 134 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Epping have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Epping
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Epping<4>
    • Springbrook [Williams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springbrook
      • Springbrook [Williams County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Lake Jessie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 40 people
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    • Wheelock [Williams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheelock
      • Wheelock [Williams County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Lake Jessie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wheelock have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheelock
    • Rawson [McKenzie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rawson
      • Rawson [McKenzie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southwest of Lake Jessie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rawson have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rawson
    • Banks [McKenzie County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banks
      • Banks [McKenzie County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Lake Jessie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Banks have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Schafer [McKenzie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schafer
      • Schafer [McKenzie County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the southeast of Lake Jessie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schafer have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schafer

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake Jessie ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Dakota

About Williams County

About North Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lake Jessie. 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 Williams, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lake Jessie - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Lake Jessie) 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 Lake Jessie. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lake Jessie

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Jessie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.0620, Longitude: -103.3762    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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