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Welcome to Tower City ...

The city of Tower City is primarily located in Cass County<1>. A portion of Tower City extends into Barnes County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Tower City has a population of 265 people<3> (see below for details).

Tower City was established in 1879.

The community of Tower City is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Tower City is located in the (701) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Tower City had an population of 265 people. This is an increase of 4.74% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.16% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tower City had a population of 253 people. This makes Tower City the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Tower City represents 0.04% of the total population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 176th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 253 people, the population of Tower City has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 252 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Tower City.

Communities Also Named Tower City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Tower City - it's located in Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Tower City ...

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

  • Valley City [Barnes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley City
    • Valley City [Barnes County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Tower City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,323 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valley City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valley City<6>
  • Page [Cass County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Page
    • Page [Cass County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Tower City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 230 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Page have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Page
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Page<6>
  • Buffalo [Cass County]
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    • Buffalo [Cass County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Tower City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 184 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buffalo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buffalo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buffalo<6>
  • Oriska [Barnes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oriska
    • Oriska [Barnes County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Tower City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 112 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oriska have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oriska
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oriska<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fingal [Barnes County]
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      • Fingal [Barnes County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Tower City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 86 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fingal have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fingal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fingal<6>
    • Nome [Barnes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nome
      • Nome [Barnes County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Tower City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 56 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nome
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nome<6>
    • Alice [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alice
      • Alice [Cass County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Tower City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 40 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alice
    • Ayr [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ayr
      • Ayr [Cass County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Tower City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ayr have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ayr
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ayr<6>
    • Absaraka [Cass County]
    • North Valley City [Barnes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Valley City
      • North Valley City [Barnes County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Tower City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Valley City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Valley City

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tower City ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for North Dakota

About Cass County

About North Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tower City. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Cass County: www.co.cass.nd.us/

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 Cass, 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 Tower City.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tower City - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tower City) 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 Tower City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tower City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tower City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.9228, Longitude: -97.6740       In this case, the coordinates for Tower City 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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