Golden Valley County, North Dakota

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Golden Valley County, North Dakota
Golden Valley County Courthouse.jpg
Golden Valley County Courthouse in Beach
Location within North Dakota
Location within North Dakota
Map of the United States highlighting North Dakota
North Dakota's location within the U.S.
FoundedNovember 13, 1912[1]
Largest cityBeach
 • Total1,002 sq mi (2,595 km2)
 • Land1,001 sq mi (2,593 km2)
 • Water1.6 sq mi (4 km2), 0.2%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)1,789
 • Density1.7/sq mi (0.7/km2)
Congressional districtAt-large
Time zoneMountain: UTC−7/−6

Golden Valley County is a county in the U.S. state of North Dakota. As of the 2010 census, there were 1,680 people living there,[2] making it the fourth-least populous county in North Dakota. The county seat is Beach.[3]

The county is not be confused with the city of Golden Valley, which is found in Mercer County.

References[change | change source]

  1. Long, John H. (2006). "Dakota Territory, South Dakota, and North Dakota: Individual County Chronologies". Dakota Territory Atlas of Historical County Boundaries. The Newberry Library. Archived from the original on November 11, 2007. Retrieved January 31, 2008.
  2. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 10, 2011. Retrieved October 31, 2013.
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.