Burke County , North Dakota

Burke County: County in North Dakota, United States

About

Burke County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Dakota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 1,968 and a population density of 1 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 2,118 inhabitants. Its county seat is Bowbells. The county was created 111 years ago in 1909.

Burke County Quick Facts

Population : 2,118 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Dakota (United States)
Different from : Burke County, Burke County
Area : 2925 km2
Water as percent of area : 2.2%
Land as percent of area : 97.8%
Named for : John Burke
Capital : Bowbells
Establishment : January 01, 1910
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 03:31:06 (6th December 2021)
Density : 1 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 7.08% (2010-2020)
Weather : 17℉ Mostly Cloudy 7-days weather
Burke County locator map
Location of Burke County on North Dakota map.
Portal State Bank image
Portal State Bank
Portal State Bank image

Geography

Burke County is located at 48°47'28"N 102°31'6"W (48.7910000, -102.5182600). It has 4 neighbors: Divide County, Mountrail County, Renville County and Ward County.

Burke County map

The largest city of Burke County is Lignite with a population of 221. Other cities include, Columbus population 139, Flaxton population 64 and Powers Lake population 61. See all Burke County cities & populated places.

Burke County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Burke County.

City Name Population Title
Lignite 221 Human settlement in Burke County, North Dakota, United States of America
Columbus 139 City in Burke County, North Dakota, United States
Battleview 88 Township in Burke County, North Dakota
Flaxton 64 Human settlement in Burke County, North Dakota, United States of America
Powers Lake 61 City in North Dakota, USA
Bowbells 44 Township in Burke County, North Dakota
Portal 24 Village in North Dakota, United States
Vanville 21 Township in Burke County, North Dakota

Weather

Burke County forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. more

Burke County has 4 neighbours.

  • Bowbells

Demographics

The population of Burke County increased by 7.08% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,968 - census
2011 2,062 4.56% estimation process
2012 2,182 5.5% estimation process
2013 2,305 5.34% estimation process
2014 2,261 -1.95% estimation process
2015 2,344 3.54% estimation process
2016 2,227 -5.25% estimation process
2017 2,128 -4.65% estimation process
2018 2,094 -1.62% estimation process
2019 2,115 0.99% estimation process
2020 2,118 0.14% estimation process

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Local Places in Burke County

People born in Burke County (1)

US movie and television director Francis D. Lyon was born in Burke County

Other places with the same name (3)

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