North Dakota

established Nov. 2, 1889 formerly known as Dakota Territory
flag of North Dakota
Flag
seal of North Dakota
Seal
coat of arms of North Dakota
Coat of arms
North Dakota two letter code: ND
capital: Bismarck est. 1883
population:
761,723
Nicknames:
Flickertail State
Peace Garden State
Rough Rider State
Sioux State
60 Counties:
Adams County
Barnes County
Barnes County/Cass County
Benson County
Billings County
Bottineau County
Bowman County
Burke County
Burleigh County
Burleigh County/McLean County
Cass County
Cass County/Ransom County
Cavalier County
Cavalier County/Towner County
Dickey County
Divide County
Dunn County
Eddy County
Emmons County
Foster County
Golden Valley County
Grand Forks County
Grand Forks County/Traill County
Grant County
Griggs County
Hettinger County
Kidder County
LaMoure County
Logan County
Logan County/McIntosh County
McHenry County
McIntosh County
McKenzie County
McLean County
Mercer County
Morton County
Mountrail County
Nelson County
Oliver County
Pembina County
Pierce County
Ramsey County
Ransom County
Renville County
Richland County
Rolette County
Sargent County
Sheridan County
Sioux County
Slope County
Stark County
Steele County
Stutsman County
Towner County
Traill County
Traill County/Cass County
Walsh County
Ward County
Wells County
Williams County
3 Neighboring States:
Minnesota
Montana
South Dakota
1 Areacodes:
701    
Airport : 256
Heliport : 15
Electoral Votes: 3
State Motto: Liberty and union, now and forever, one and inseparable Strength from the Soil
Highest point in North Dakota: White Butte , 3506 feet
fossil Shipworm-bored petrified wood
fossil scientific name Teredo petrified wood
tree American Elm
tree binomial nomenclature Ulmus americana
flower Wild prairie rose
flower scientificname Rosa blanda or arkansana
grass Western wheatgrass
grass scientific name Pascopyrum smithii (Agropyron smithii)
fish Northern pike
fish binomial nomenclature Esox lucius
bird Western Meadowlark
insect Convergent lady beetle
insect scientific name Hippodamia convergens
horse Nokota (honorary equine)
land mammal Nokota horse
zipcodes for North Dakota : 56744 57638 57645 57660 58001 58002 58004
all 405 zipcodes for North Dakota
Crime Chart North Dakota Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 739,482 318,857,056
violent crimes 1,9601,197,987
violent crime rate265.1375.7
murder and manslaughter2214,249
murder and manslaughter rate3.04.5
rape358116,645
rape rate48.436.6
robbery173325,802
robbery rate23.4102.2
aggravated assault1,407741,291
aggravated assault rate190.3232.5
property crimes15,6058,277,829
property crime rate2110.32596.1
burglary2,7071,729,806
burglary rate366.1542.5
larceny theft11,3845,858,496
larceny theft rate1539.51837.3
motor vechicle theft1,514689,527
motor vehicle theft rate204.7216.2
Bismarck (71,167)
Dickinson (23,765)
Fargo (118,523)
Grand Forks (57,011)
Jamestown (15,422)
Mandan (21,382)
Minot (49,450)
West Fargo (33,597)
Williston (26,977)