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North Dakota

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North Dakota State Facts

Image of North Dakota with a star pinpointing the location of the capital.
Locations on image are approximate

Capital: Bismarck(Star shaped icon located on map pinpointing capital.)
Land Area: 68,976 sq. miles
(source: 2010 Census)
Population: 672,591
(source: 2010 Census estimate)
Highest Point:
White Butte at 3,506 feet, located in the county/subdivision of Slope
(source: U.S. Geological Survey)
Lowest Point:
Red River at 750 feet, located in the county/subdivision of Pembina
(source: U.S. Geological Survey)
Geographic Center:
Located in Sheridan County approx. 5 miles southwest of McClusky
(source: U.S. Geological Survey)


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