Mountrail County

Mountrail County, North Dakota

PO Box 69
Stanley, ND 58784
Phone: (701) 628-2915
Fax: (701) 628-3975

In north-central ND, west of Minot; organized as Mountraille County Jan 4, 1873 (prior to statehood) from Ward County. Eliminated in 1891; reestablished with present spelling Jan 25, 1909. Name Origin: For "Savage" Joseph Mountraille, prominent voyageur who carried the mail

Area (sq mi):: 1941.08 (land 1823.93; water 117.15) Population per square mile: 3.60
Population 2005: 6,513 State rank: 20 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.80%; 1990-2000 -5.60% Population 2000: 6,631 (White 65.70%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.30%; Asian 0.20%; Other 33.70%). Foreign born: 1.20%. Median age: 39.60
Income 2000: per capita $13,422; median household $27,098; Population below poverty level: 19.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,356-$25,624
Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 16.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 21.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The thirteen Bakken wells are situated in Mountrail County, North Dakota and are operated by EOG Resources.
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The well is about 15 miles south of White Earth, North Dakota, in Mountrail County, one of the more-prolific oil-producing regions in the state.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 22, 2014-MDU Resources reports planned divestiture of certain production assets in Mountrail County, North Dakota
"We've been applying as much pressure as we can to oil companies (in Mountrail county) to get them to move to this," Helms said in comments written up in the Minot Daily News ("Oil truck numbers big" Oct 26).
Northern Oil's core area of focus is the Williston Basin, specifically the Mountrail County, North Dakota area Bakken and Three Forks trend.
Plaza was named after a community in Mountrail County, ND.
Both women lived in North Dakota; one in Traill county in the eastern part of the state, the other in Mountrail county in the western part of the state.
Dun Transportation & Mountrail County, ND 67 2015
The assets situated in the Sanish Field in Mountrail County, North Dakota, are all held by production and operated by Whiting Petroleum Corporation.