Pembina County

Pembina County, North Dakota

301 Dakota St W Suite 6
Cavalier, ND 58220
Phone: (701) 265-4275
Fax: (701) 265-4876

In the northeast corner of ND; organized Jan 9, 1867 (prior to statehood) from Indian lands. Name Origin: From Ojibway Indian anepeminan 'high bush cranberries,' which grew abundantly in the area.

Area (sq mi):: 1121.74 (land 1118.75; water 2.99) Population per square mile: 7.20
Population 2005: 8,038 State rank: 17 Population change: 2000-20005 -6.40%; 1990-2000 -7.10% Population 2000: 8,585 (White 93.90%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 3.10%; Asian 0.20%; Other 4.10%). Foreign born: 3.80%. Median age: 41.60
Income 2000: per capita $18,692; median household $36,430; Population below poverty level: 9.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $29,233-$30,600
Unemployment (2004): 8.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 3.00% Median travel time to work: 16.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 15.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The leak was located in Pembina County, North Dakota, and the pipeline was immediately shut down, Enbridge said, adding that water and wildlife had not been affected.
11th Annual Pembina County Historical Society Pioneer Machinery Show.
Boniface in said Province then known as the Red River Settlement of Rupert's Land and settled at Pembina, now in Pembina County, Dakota Territory, U.S.

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