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Ross, North Dakota
Welcome to Ross ...
The location of Ross has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Ross has a population of 117 people<3> (see below for details).
Ross was established in 1902.
The community of Ross is 2,290 feet [698 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Ross is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Ross lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Ross and travel south, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
Ross lies within the (701) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ross had an population of 117 people. This is an increase of 20.62% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 143.75% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ross had a population of 97 people. This makes Ross the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Ross represents 0.01% of the total population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 277th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 97 people, the population of Ross increased 102.08% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 48 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Ross.
Communities Also Named Ross ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two North Dakota communities named Ross: This one is located in Mountrail County and the other is located in Foster County.
Beyond North Dakota, there are 38 communities that are also named Ross - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California (2), Delaware, Georgia (3), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky (2), Manitoba, Michigan (2), Minnesota (4), Missouri, Montana, New Brunswick, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Texas (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ross.
Communities near Ross ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ross.
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 Ross. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ross.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ross. 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 Ross.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ross. See our Newspapers Page for Ross.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ross ...
Looking for more information about Ross? 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 Ross, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ross.
Adding Ross to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Ross 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 Ross was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ross on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022