Ward County , North Dakota

Ward County: County in North Dakota, United States

Ward County locator map
Location of Ward County on North Dakota map.

About

Ward County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Dakota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 61,675 and a population density of 30 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 68,466 inhabitants. Its county seat is Minot. The county was created 136 years ago in 1884.

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WARD COUNTY COURTHOUSE
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Geography

Ward County is located at 48°13'18"N 101°32'31"W (48.2217500, -101.5418300). It has 5 neighbors: McLean County, Burke County, McHenry County, Mountrail County and Renville County.

Ward County map

The largest city of Ward County is Minot with a population of 47,428. Other cities include, Surrey population 366, Burlington population 353, Sawyer population 182 and Makoti population 146. See all Ward County cities & populated places.

Weather

Ward County forecast: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Southeast wind 16 to 21 mph. more

Ward County Quick Facts

Population : 68,466 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Dakota (United States)
Different from : Ward County
Area : 2056 km2
Water as percent of area : 2.1%
Land as percent of area : 97.9%
Altitude : 1,860 feet / 567 meters
Capital : Minot
Establishment : January 01, 1885
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 16:39:10 (24th October 2021)
Density : 33 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 9.92% (2010-2020)
Weather : 52℉ Mostly Cloudy 7-days weather

Ward County has 5 neighbours.

Demographics

The population of Ward County increased by 9.92% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 61,675 - census
2011 64,209 3.95% estimation process
2012 64,863 1.01% estimation process
2013 67,398 3.76% estimation process
2014 68,869 2.14% estimation process
2015 70,703 2.59% estimation process
2016 69,489 -1.75% estimation process
2017 68,516 -1.42% estimation process
2018 67,713 -1.19% estimation process
2019 67,641 -0.11% estimation process
2020 68,466 1.2% estimation process

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People born in Ward County (1)

American athletics competitor Verne Booth was born in Ward County

Other places with the same name (2)

Ward County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Minot 47,428 County seat of Ward County, North Dakota, United States
Surrey 366 City in North Dakota, United States
Burlington 353 City in North Dakota, United States
Sawyer 182 City in Ward County, North Dakota, United States
Makoti 146 Human settlement in Ward County, North Dakota, United States of America
Foxholm 118 Township in Ward County, North Dakota
Kenmare 104 City in Ward County, North Dakota, United States of America
Des Lacs 78 Township in Ward County, North Dakota
Carpio 66 Township in Ward County, North Dakota
Douglas 65 City in Ward County, North Dakota, United States
Berthold 62 Human settlement in Ward County, North Dakota, United States of America
Donnybrook 53 City in Ward County, North Dakota, United States
Baden 33 Township in Ward County, North Dakota
Ryder 32 Human settlement in Ward County, North Dakota, United States of America
Logan 31 Unincorporated community in North Dakota

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County Name Population Title
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Burleigh County 96,212 County in North Dakota, United States
Bismarck 74,018 Capital of North Dakota, United States and seat of Burleigh County
Grand Forks County 69,481 County in North Dakota, United States
Minot 47,428 County seat of Ward County, North Dakota, United States
Williams County 38,700 County in North Dakota, United States
West Fargo 38,194 City in North Dakota, United States of America
Stark County 32,107 County in North Dakota, United States
Morton County 31,503 County in North Dakota, United States
Dickinson 23,527 City in North Dakota
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McKenzie County 15,242 County in North Dakota, United States
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