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Welcome to Pembina ...

The city of Pembina is located in Pembina County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pembina has a population of 540 people<3> (see below for details).

Pembina was established in 1812.

The community of Pembina is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pembina had an population of 540 people. This is a decrease of 8.78% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.89% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pembina had a population of 592 people (or 7.99% of the total population of Pembina County). This makes Pembina the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Pembina represents 0.09% of the total population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 110th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 592 people, the population of Pembina decreased 7.79% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 642 people).

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

Communities Also Named Pembina ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Pembina - they are located in Arkansas, Michigan and Missouri (2).

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

Communities near Pembina ...

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

  • Altona
  • Hallock [Kittson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hallock
    • Hallock [Kittson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Pembina
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 904 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hallock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hallock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hallock<6>
  • Gretna
  • Roseau River 2
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roseau River 2
    • Roseau River 2 lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Pembina
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roseau River 2 came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<7>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roseau River 2
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Neche [Pembina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neche
      • Neche [Pembina County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Pembina
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 338 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Neche have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Neche
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Neche<6>
    • Bathgate [Pembina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bathgate
      • Bathgate [Pembina County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Pembina
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 57 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bathgate
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bathgate<6>
    • Hamilton [Pembina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamilton
      • Hamilton [Pembina County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Pembina
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 55 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamilton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamilton<6>
    • Humboldt [Kittson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Humboldt
      • Humboldt [Kittson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Pembina
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Humboldt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Humboldt
    • Stockport
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stockport
      • Stockport lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Pembina
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockport came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<7>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockport
    • McArthur [Pembina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McArthur
      • McArthur [Pembina County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Pembina
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McArthur

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pembina ...

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

Adding Pembina to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Pembina 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 Pembina was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Pembina on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Dakota (1897).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pembina. 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 Pembina, 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 Pembina.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pembina - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pembina) 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 Pembina. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PembinaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pembina. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.9680, Longitude: -97.2459       In this case, the coordinates for Pembina 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.
<7>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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