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Welcome to Union ...

Union is located in Cavalier County<1>.

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

Union is 1,380 feet [421 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Union: (701)

Communities Also Named Union ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 121 communities that are also named Union - they are located in Alabama (10), Arizona, Arkansas (5), California (3), Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia (10), Illinois (5), Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas (5), Kentucky (3), Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi (6), Missouri (3), Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey (3), New Mexico, New York (3), North Carolina (5), Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Oklahoma (3), Ontario (4), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (4), Tennessee (6), Texas (9), Utah, Virginia (2), Washington (2), West Virginia (3) and Wisconsin (3).

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

Communities near Union ...

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

  • Park River [Walsh County]
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    • Park River [Walsh County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Union
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,305 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Park River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Park River
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Park River<5>
  • Hoople [Walsh County]
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    • Hoople [Walsh County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Union
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 221 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoople have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoople
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoople<5>
  • Edinburg [Walsh County]
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    • Edinburg [Walsh County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Union
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 181 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edinburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edinburg<5>
  • Crystal [Pembina County]
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    • Crystal [Pembina County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Union
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 125 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crystal<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Osnabrock [Cavalier County]
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      • Osnabrock [Cavalier County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Union
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 119 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osnabrock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osnabrock<5>
    • Adams [Walsh County]
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      • Adams [Walsh County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Union
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 118 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adams
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adams<5>
    • Lankin [Walsh County]
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      • Lankin [Walsh County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Union
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 90 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lankin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lankin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lankin<5>
    • Mountain [Pembina County]
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      • Mountain [Pembina County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Union
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 81 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain<5>
    • Milton [Cavalier County]
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      • Milton [Cavalier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Union
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton<5>
    • Nekoma [Cavalier County]
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      • Nekoma [Cavalier County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Union
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 48 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nekoma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nekoma
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nekoma<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Union ...

Looking for more information about Union? 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 Union, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Union.

Adding Union to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Union on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of North Dakota

About Cavalier County

About North Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Union. 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 Cavalier, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Union - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Union) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Union. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.5578, Longitude: -97.9490       In this case, the coordinates for Union have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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