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Welcome to Vang ...

Vang is located in Cavalier County<1>.

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

Vang is 1,520 feet [463 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Vang is within the (701) area code.

Communities near Vang ...

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

  • Langdon [Cavalier County]
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    • Langdon [Cavalier County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Vang
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,724 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Langdon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Langdon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Langdon<5>
  • Walhalla [Pembina County]
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    • Walhalla [Pembina County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Vang
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 887 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walhalla have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walhalla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walhalla<5>
  • Osnabrock [Cavalier County]
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    • Osnabrock [Cavalier County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Vang
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osnabrock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osnabrock<5>
  • Mountain [Pembina County]
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    • Mountain [Pembina County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Vang
    • 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>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Milton [Cavalier County]
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      • Milton [Cavalier County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Vang
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton<5>
    • Brown
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      • Brown lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Vang
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brown came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brown
    • Haskett
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      • Haskett lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Vang
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    • Blumenfeld
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      • Blumenfeld lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Vang
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blumenfeld came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
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    • Windygates
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      • Windygates lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Vang
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windygates came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
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    • Hanks Corner [Cavalier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanks Corner
      • Hanks Corner [Cavalier County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Vang
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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 Vang. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Vang.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vang ...

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

Adding Vang to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Vang. 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 Vang - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Vang) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vang. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.9058, Longitude: -98.1248       In this case, the coordinates for Vang 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.
<6>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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