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Northwood, North Dakota
Welcome to Northwood ...
The location of Northwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Northwood has a population of 898 people<3> (see below for details).
Northwood was established in 1884.
The community of Northwood is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Northwood lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Northwood: (701)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Northwood had an population of 898 people. This is a decrease of 4.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.36% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Northwood had a population of 945 people. This makes Northwood the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Northwood represents 0.14% of the total population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 67th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 945 people, the population of Northwood decreased 1.46% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 959 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Northwood.
Communities Also Named Northwood ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 47 communities that are also named Northwood - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Delaware, Florida (3), Georgia (2), Indiana (7), Iowa, Maryland (3), Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey (2), New York, North Carolina (5), Ohio (5), Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (5), Utah and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Northwood.
Communities near Northwood ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Northwood.
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 Northwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Northwood.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Northwood. 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 Northwood.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Northwood. See our Newspapers Page for Northwood.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Northwood ...
Looking for more information about Northwood? 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 Northwood, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Northwood.
Adding Northwood to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Northwood 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 Northwood was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Northwood on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Grand Forks County: www.grandforkscountygov.com/
The official website for State of North Dakota: www.nd.gov/
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This page was last modified: 30 Nov 2021