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Welcome to Sykeston ...

The city of Sykeston is located in Wells County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Sykeston has a population of 105 people<2> (see below for details).

Sykeston was established in 1883.

The community of Sykeston is 1,630 feet [497 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Sykeston: (701)

The ZIP code for Sykeston: 58486<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sykeston had an population of 105 people. This is a decrease of 10.26% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 31.37% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sykeston had a population of 117 people. This makes Sykeston the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Sykeston represents 0.02% of the total population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 257th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 117 people, the population of Sykeston decreased 23.53% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 153 people).

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

Communities Also Named Sykeston ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Sykeston - it's located in Ontario.

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

Communities near Sykeston ...

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

  • Carrington [Foster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carrington
    • Carrington [Foster County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Sykeston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,980 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carrington<7>
  • New Rockford [Eddy County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Rockford
    • New Rockford [Eddy County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Sykeston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,339 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Rockford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Rockford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Rockford<7>
  • Fessenden [Wells County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fessenden
    • Fessenden [Wells County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Sykeston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 433 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fessenden have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fessenden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fessenden<7>
  • Bowdon [Wells County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowdon
    • Bowdon [Wells County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Sykeston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 120 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowdon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowdon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowdon<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cathay [Wells County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cathay
      • Cathay [Wells County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Sykeston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 39 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cathay have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cathay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cathay<7>
    • Guptill [Foster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guptill
      • Guptill [Foster County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Sykeston
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guptill
    • Barlow [Foster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barlow
      • Barlow [Foster County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Sykeston
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barlow
    • Bremen [Wells County]
    • Chaseley [Wells County]
    • Melville [Foster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melville
      • Melville [Foster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Sykeston
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sykeston ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of North Dakota

About Wells County

About North Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sykeston. 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 Wells, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Sykeston.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sykeston - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Sykeston). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Sykeston or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sykeston) 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 Sykeston. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sykeston

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sykeston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.4656, Longitude: -99.3982    
<6>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.
<7>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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