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Welcome to Wheelock ...

Wheelock is located in Williams County<1>.

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

Wheelock is 2,390 feet [728 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Wheelock is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Wheelock (for example, toward Bainville (MT)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Wheelock is within the boundaries of the (701) area code.

Communities Also Named Wheelock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Wheelock - they are located in Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and Vermont.

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

Communities near Wheelock ...

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

  • Williston [Williams County]
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    • Williston [Williams County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Wheelock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,033 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williston<5>
  • Tioga [Williams County]
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    • Tioga [Williams County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Wheelock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,339 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tioga
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tioga<5>
  • Ray [Williams County]
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    • Ray [Williams County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Wheelock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 901 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ray have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ray
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ray<5>
  • Epping [Williams County]
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    • Epping [Williams County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Wheelock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 134 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Epping 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 Epping<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Springbrook [Williams County]
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      • Springbrook [Williams County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Wheelock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 40 people
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    • Banks [McKenzie County] - Historic
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      • Banks [McKenzie County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Wheelock
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Banks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Lake Jessie [Williams County]
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      • Lake Jessie [Williams County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Wheelock
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    • Alamo [Williams County]
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      • Alamo [Williams County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Wheelock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 78 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alamo<5>
    • Corinth [Williams County]
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      • Corinth [Williams County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the north of Wheelock
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    • White Earth [Mountrail County]
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      • White Earth [Mountrail County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the east of Wheelock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 91 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Earth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Earth<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 Wheelock. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wheelock.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wheelock ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in North Dakota

About Williams County

About North Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wheelock. 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 Williams, 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 Wheelock - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wheelock) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wheelock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.2950, Longitude: -103.2530       In this case, the coordinates for Wheelock 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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