RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Minnewaukan, North Dakota

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other ND
Communities

















Welcome to Minnewaukan ...

The city of Minnewaukan is located in Benson County<1> and is the County Seat for Benson County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Minnewaukan has a population of 225 people<2> (see below for details).

Minnewaukan was established in 1884.

The community of Minnewaukan is 1,460 feet [445 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Minnewaukan: (701)

The ZIP code for Minnewaukan: 58351<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Minnewaukan had an population of 225 people. This is an increase of 0.45% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 29.25% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Minnewaukan had a population of 224 people. This makes Minnewaukan the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Minnewaukan represents 0.03% of the population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 192nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 224 people, the population of Minnewaukan decreased 29.56% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 318 people).

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

Communities Also Named Minnewaukan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Minnewaukan - it's located in Kansas.

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

Communities near Minnewaukan ...

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

  • Devils Lake [Ramsey County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Devils Lake
    • Devils Lake [Ramsey County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Minnewaukan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,320 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Devils Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Devils Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Devils Lake<7>
  • Leeds [Benson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leeds
    • Leeds [Benson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Minnewaukan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 460 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leeds have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leeds
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leeds<7>
  • Maddock [Benson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maddock
    • Maddock [Benson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Minnewaukan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 378 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maddock have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maddock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maddock<7>
  • Sheyenne [Eddy County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sheyenne
    • Sheyenne [Eddy County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Minnewaukan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 191 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sheyenne have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheyenne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sheyenne<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oberon [Benson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oberon
      • Oberon [Benson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Minnewaukan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 103 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oberon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oberon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oberon<7>
    • Brinsmade [Benson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brinsmade
      • Brinsmade [Benson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Minnewaukan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brinsmade have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brinsmade
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brinsmade<7>
    • Churchs Ferry [Ramsey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Churchs Ferry
      • Churchs Ferry [Ramsey County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Minnewaukan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Churchs Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Churchs Ferry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Churchs Ferry<7>
    • Penn [Ramsey County]
    • Fort Totten [Benson County]
    • Niles [Benson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niles
      • Niles [Benson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Minnewaukan
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Niles have been provided by the GNIS.<6> 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 Minnewaukan. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Minnewaukan.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Minnewaukan ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a North Dakota Community

About Benson County

About North Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Minnewaukan. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Minnewaukan.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Minnewaukan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Minnewaukan). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Minnewaukan or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Minnewaukan) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Minnewaukan. 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 Minnewaukan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Minnewaukan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.0706, Longitude: -99.2499    
<6>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.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 26 Oct 2020