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Welcome to Perth ...

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

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Perth has a population of 9 people<3> (see below for details).

Perth was established in 1897.

The community of Perth is 1,720 feet [524 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Perth lies within the (701) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Perth had an population of 9 people (or a decrease of 30.77% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Perth had a population of 9 people. This makes Perth the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 9 people, the population of Perth decreased 30.77% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 13 people).

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

Communities Also Named Perth ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Perth - they are located in Delaware, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ontario and Virginia.

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

Communities near Perth ...

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

  • Rolla [Rolette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rolla
    • Rolla [Rolette County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Perth
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,273 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rolla have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rolla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rolla<6>
  • Cando [Towner County]
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    • Cando [Towner County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Perth
    • 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<6>
  • Rolette [Rolette County]
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    • Rolette [Rolette County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Perth
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 586 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rolette
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rolette<6>
  • Saint John [Rolette County]
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    • Saint John [Rolette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Perth
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 341 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint John have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint John
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint John<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bisbee [Towner County]
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      • Bisbee [Towner County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Perth
      • 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<6>
    • Rocklake [Towner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocklake
      • Rocklake [Towner County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Perth
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 94 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocklake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocklake<6>
    • Wolford [Pierce County]
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      • Wolford [Pierce County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Perth
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wolford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wolford<6>
    • Egeland [Towner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Egeland
      • Egeland [Towner County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Perth
      • 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<6>
    • Mylo [Rolette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mylo
      • Mylo [Rolette County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Perth
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mylo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mylo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mylo<6>
    • Hansboro [Towner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hansboro
      • Hansboro [Towner County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Perth
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hansboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hansboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hansboro<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Perth ...

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

Adding Perth to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Perth 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 Perth. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Perth.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Perth - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Perth) 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 Perth. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PerthOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Perth. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.7147, Longitude: -99.4576       In this case, the coordinates for Perth 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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