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Rawson, North Dakota
Welcome to Rawson ...
The location of Rawson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Rawson was established in 1913.
The community of Rawson is 2,260 feet [689 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Rawson is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Rawson lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Rawson (for example, toward Fairview (MT)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
Rawson is located in the (701) area code.
Communities Also Named Rawson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Rawson - they are located in California, Connecticut, Idaho, New York (2), Ohio and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rawson.
Communities near Rawson ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rawson.
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 Rawson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rawson.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rawson. 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 Rawson.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rawson. See our Newspapers Page for Rawson.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rawson ...
Looking for more information about Rawson? 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 Rawson, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Rawson.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rawson. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of North Dakota: www.nd.gov/
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This page was last modified: 28 Dec 2021