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Welcome to Leeds ...

The city of Leeds is located in Benson County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Leeds has a population of 460 people<3> (see below for details).

Leeds was established in 1887.

The community of Leeds is 1,510 feet [460 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Leeds: (701)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Leeds had an population of 460 people. This is an increase of 7.73% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.86% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Leeds had a population of 427 people (or 6.41% of the total population of Benson County). This makes Leeds the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Leeds represents 0.06% of the population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 132nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 427 people, the population of Leeds decreased 7.97% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 464 people).

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

Communities Also Named Leeds ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Leeds - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Leeds ...

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

  • Cando [Towner County]
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    • Cando [Towner County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Leeds
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cando have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,057 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cando
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cando<6>
  • Minnewaukan [Benson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minnewaukan
    • Minnewaukan [Benson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Leeds
    • Estimated population in 2019: 225 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minnewaukan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Minnewaukan<6>
  • Brinsmade [Benson County]
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    • Brinsmade [Benson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Leeds
    • 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
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brinsmade
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brinsmade<6>
  • Wolford [Pierce County]
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    • Wolford [Pierce County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Leeds
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wolford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 32 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wolford<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Knox [Benson County]
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      • Knox [Benson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Leeds
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knox have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Knox<6>
    • York [Benson County]
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      • York [Benson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Leeds
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for York have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<6>
    • Churchs Ferry [Ramsey County]
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      • Churchs Ferry [Ramsey County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Leeds
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Churchs Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Churchs Ferry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Churchs Ferry<6>
    • Maza [Towner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maza
      • Maza [Towner County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Leeds
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maza have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maza
    • Niles [Benson County]
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      • Niles [Benson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Leeds
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Niles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niles
    • Penn [Ramsey 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 Leeds. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Leeds.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Leeds ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in North Dakota

About Benson County

About North Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Leeds. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Leeds.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Leeds - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Leeds) 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 Leeds. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Leeds

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Leeds. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.2894, Longitude: -99.4390       In this case, the coordinates for Leeds 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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