Barnes County, North Dakota

related topics
{style, bgcolor, rowspan}
{household, population, female}
{county, mile, population}
{city, population, household}
{group, member, jewish}

Barnes County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Dakota. As of 2000, the population is 11,775. Its county seat is Valley City.[1]

The Dakota Territory's legislature authorized a Burbank County (named for governor John A. Burbank) in 1872. But in 1874 they renamed it Barnes County in honor of Judge Alanson H. Barnes (1818–1890) who was an associate justice of the Territorial Court. It was finally organized in a meeting at Valley City on January 6, 1879.

Contents

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,513 square miles (3,918.7 km2), of which 1,492 square miles (3,864.3 km2) is land and 22 square miles (57.0 km2) (1.43%) is water.

Townships

Full article ▸

related documents
Billings County, North Dakota
Divide County, North Dakota
Benson County, North Dakota
Cass County, North Dakota
Burleigh County, North Dakota
Adams County, North Dakota
Bloomington, California
Clayton, New Mexico
Glasgow, Montana
Bishop, California
Elko, Nevada
Tulsa County, Oklahoma
Milford, Utah
Premiers of Victoria
List of nearest stars
1964
1985
1974
1977
Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship
Valentine, Nebraska
1987
Greater Poland Voivodeship
Lander, Wyoming
Wikipedia:Boilerplate text
List of Presidents of Mexico
1992
List of Roman Emperors
Winnemucca, Nevada
London Borough of Bexley