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Encyclopedia > Eddy County, North Dakota
Eddy County, North Dakota
Map
Map of North Dakota highlighting Eddy County
Location in the state of North Dakota
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Dakota
North Dakota's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded 1885
Seat New Rockford
Largest city New Rockford
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

695 sq mi (1,800 km²)
630 sq mi (1,632 km²)
14 sq mi (36 km²), 2.19%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

2,757
5/sq mi (2/km²)

Eddy County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Dakota. As of 2000, the population is 2,757. Its county seat is New Rockford.[1] Official language(s) English Capital Bismarck Largest city Fargo Area  Ranked 19th in the US  - Total 70,762 sq mi (183,272 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 340 miles (545 km)  - % water 2. ... Image File history File links Map_of_USA_ND.svg‎ File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): North Dakota ... For other uses of terms redirecting here, see US (disambiguation), USA (disambiguation), and United States (disambiguation) Motto In God We Trust(since 1956) (From Many, One; Latin, traditional) Anthem The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington, D.C. Largest city New York City National language English (de facto)1 Demonym American... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... New Rockford is a city in Eddy County, North Dakota in the United States. ... New Rockford is a city in Eddy County, North Dakota in the United States. ... This article is about the physical quantity. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ... Square kilometre (U.S. spelling: square kilometer), symbol km², is a decimal multiple of SI unit of surface area square metre, one of the SI derived units. ... 2000 US Census logo The Twenty-Second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ... Population density per square kilometre by country, 2006 Population density map of the world in 1994. ... A county is generally a sub-unit of regional self-government within a sovereign jurisdiction. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  US Government Portal      A U.S. state is any one of the fifty subnational entities of... Official language(s) English Capital Bismarck Largest city Fargo Area  Ranked 19th in the US  - Total 70,762 sq mi (183,272 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 340 miles (545 km)  - % water 2. ... Year 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday. ... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... New Rockford is a city in Eddy County, North Dakota in the United States. ...

Contents

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 644 square miles (1,669 km²), of which, 630 square miles (1,632 km²) of it is land and 14 square miles (37 km²) of it (2.19%) is water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ...


Townships

  • Bush
  • Cherry Lake
  • Columbia
  • Colvin
  • Eddy
  • Freeborn
  • Gates
  • Grandfield
  • Hillsdale
  • Lake Washington
  • Munster
  • New Rockford
  • Paradise
  • Pleasant Prairie
  • Rosefield
  • Sheldon
  • Superior
  • Tiffany

Adjacent counties

Benson County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Dakota. ... Nelson County is a county located in the state of North Dakota. ... Griggs County is a county located in the state of North Dakota. ... Foster County is a county located in the state of North Dakota. ... Wells County is a county located in the state of North Dakota. ...

Major highways

Image File history File links US_281. ... United States Highway 281 is a north-south United States highway. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... ^ Mileage retrieved from North Dakota Highways 1 to 30 unless otherwise noted. ...

Major County Roads

North and South

Eddy County Road 2

Eddy County Road 4

Eddy County Road 6

Eddy County Road 8

Eddy County Road 10

Eddy County Road 12

Eddy County Road 14

Eddy County Road 14 is an north-south County Road in North Dakota. It runs from North Dakota Highway 15 near New Rockford, North Dakota to Eddy County Road 9 (1st Ave North) in Downtown New Rockford. Shields for CR 581 in Tampa, Florida. ... Official language(s) English Capital Bismarck Largest city Fargo Area  Ranked 19th in the US  - Total 70,762 sq mi (183,272 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 340 miles (545 km)  - % water 2. ... New Rockford is a city in Eddy County, North Dakota in the United States. ... New Rockford is a city in Eddy County, North Dakota in the United States. ...


Eddy County Road 16

East and West

Eddy County Road 1

Eddy County Road 3

Eddy County Road 5

Eddy County Road 7

Eddy County Road 9

Eddy County Road 9 is an East-West County Road in North Dakota. It runs from US 281/North Dakota Highway 15 (1st Street) in New Rockford, North Dakota to Wells County CR 2 Near New Rockford. Shields for CR 581 in Tampa, Florida. ... Official language(s) English Capital Bismarck Largest city Fargo Area  Ranked 19th in the US  - Total 70,762 sq mi (183,272 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 340 miles (545 km)  - % water 2. ... U.S. Highway 281 is a north-south United States highway. ... New Rockford is a city in Eddy County, North Dakota in the United States. ... New Rockford is a city in Eddy County, North Dakota in the United States. ...


Junctions

  • CR 12 near New Rockford
  • CR 14 (8th Street North) in New Rockford
  • US 281/North Dakota Highway 15 in New Rockford

U.S. Highway 281 is a north-south United States highway. ...

Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 2,757 people, 1,164 households, and 743 families residing in the county. The population density was 4 people per square mile (2/km²). There were 1,418 housing units at an average density of 2 per square mile (1/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 96.37% White, 0.07% Black or African American, 2.36% Native American, 0.15% Asian, 0.07% Pacific Islander, 0.25% from other races, and 0.73% from two or more races. 0.62% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. 44.1% were of Norwegian and 32.5% German ancestry according to Census 2000. Image:1870 census Lindauer Weber 01. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... A stereotypical German The Germans (German: die Deutschen), or the German people, are a nation in the meaning an ethnos (in German: Volk), defined more by a sense of sharing a common German culture and having a German mother tongue, than by citizenship or by being subjects to any particular... The United States 2000 Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ...


There were 1,164 households out of which 27.70% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.40% were married couples living together, 5.00% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.10% were non-families. 34.20% of all households were made up of individuals and 20.40% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.30 and the average family size was 2.96. Matrimony redirects here. ...


In the county the population was spread out with 23.60% under the age of 18, 6.10% from 18 to 24, 22.50% from 25 to 44, 23.10% from 45 to 64, and 24.70% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 95.50 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.30 males.


The median income for a household in the county was $28,642, and the median income for a family was $37,625. Males had a median income of $24,063 versus $20,344 for females. The per capita income for the county was $15,941. About 6.90% of families and 9.70% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.50% of those under age 18 and 11.00% of those age 65 or over. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Places

Cities

Note: all incorporated communities in North Dakota are called "cities" regardless of their size. New Rockford is a city in Eddy County, North Dakota in the United States. ... Sheyenne is a city located in Eddy County, North Dakota. ...


Unincorporated communities

  • Brantford

History

Eddy County was formerly a portion of Foster County. [3]


References

  1. ^ Find a County. National Association of Counties. Retrieved on 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ American FactFinder. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved on 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ Eddy County (Carrington, North Dakota History Web Page).

Coordinates: 47°43′N 98°54′W / 47.72, -98.90 Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...


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Eddy County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Dakota.
In the county the population was spread out with 23.60% under the age of 18, 6.10% from 18 to 24, 22.50% from 25 to 44, 23.10% from 45 to 64, and 24.70% who were 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county was $28,642, and the median income for a family was $37,625.
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