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Welcome to Nicholson ...

Nicholson is located in Sargent County<1>.

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

Nicholson is 1,300 feet [396 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Nicholson: (701)

Communities Also Named Nicholson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Nicholson - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, Georgia, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Montana, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Nicholson ...

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

  • Oakes [Dickey County]
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    • Oakes [Dickey County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Nicholson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,701 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oakes<5>
  • Gwinner [Sargent County]
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    • Gwinner [Sargent County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Nicholson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gwinner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 937 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gwinner<5>
  • Forman [Sargent County]
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    • Forman [Sargent County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Nicholson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 504 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forman<5>
  • Rutland [Sargent County]
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    • Rutland [Sargent County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Nicholson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rutland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 156 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rutland<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newark [Marshall County]
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      • Newark [Marshall County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Nicholson
      • Estimated population in 2014: 109 people
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    • Cogswell [Sargent County]
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      • Cogswell [Sargent County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Nicholson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cogswell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 93 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cogswell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cogswell<5>
    • Kidder [Marshall County]
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      • Kidder [Marshall County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Nicholson
      • Estimated population in 2014: 77 people
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    • Havana [Sargent County]
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      • Havana [Sargent County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Nicholson
      • Former name for Havana: Weber
      • Estimated population in 2019: 71 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Havana<5>
    • Ludden [Dickey County]
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      • Ludden [Dickey County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Nicholson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ludden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25 people
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    • Straubville [Sargent County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Straubville
      • Straubville [Sargent County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Nicholson

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nicholson ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for North Dakota

About Sargent County

About North Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Nicholson. 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 Sargent, 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 Nicholson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Nicholson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nicholson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.1091, Longitude: -97.8682       In this case, the coordinates for Nicholson 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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