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Welcome to Maza ...

The city of Maza is located in Towner County<1>.

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

Maza was established in 1893.

The community of Maza is 1,450 feet [442 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Communities near Maza ...

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

  • Cando [Towner County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cando
    • Cando [Towner County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Maza
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,008 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cando have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cando
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cando<5>
  • Leeds [Benson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leeds
    • Leeds [Benson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Maza
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 451 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leeds
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leeds<5>
  • Bisbee [Towner County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bisbee
    • Bisbee [Towner County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Maza
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 120 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bisbee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bisbee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bisbee<5>
  • Starkweather [Ramsey County]
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    • Brinsmade [Benson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brinsmade
      • Brinsmade [Benson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Maza
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brinsmade have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brinsmade
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brinsmade<5>
    • Egeland [Towner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Egeland
      • Egeland [Towner County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Maza
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Egeland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Egeland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Egeland<5>
    • York [Benson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York
      • York [Benson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Maza
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for York have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<5>
    • Calio [Cavalier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calio
      • Calio [Cavalier County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Maza
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calio have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calio
    • Churchs Ferry [Ramsey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Churchs Ferry
      • Churchs Ferry [Ramsey County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Maza
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12 people
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Churchs Ferry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Churchs Ferry<5>
    • Niles [Benson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niles
      • Niles [Benson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Maza
      • 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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Maza ...

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

Adding Maza to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Maza in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Maza was on a map titled Map of North Dakota (from Rand McNally, 1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Maza on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Dakota

About Towner County

About North Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Maza. 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 Towner, 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 Maza - 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- Maza) 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 Maza. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MazaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Maza. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.3936, Longitude: -99.1985       In this case, the coordinates for Maza 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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