Stutsman County

Stutsman County, North Dakota

511 2nd Ave SE
Jamestown, ND 58401
Phone: (701) 252-9035
Fax: (701) 251-6325
www.co.stutsman.nd.us

In south-central ND, west of Fargo; organized Jan 4, 1873 (prior to statehood) from Pembina County. Name Origin: For Enos Stutsman (1926-74), member of the Dakota Council and a special agent of the U.S. Treasury Dept

Area (sq mi):: 2298.26 (land 2221.40; water 76.86) Population per square mile: 9.40
Population 2005: 20,835 State rank: 7 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.90%; 1990-2000 -1.50% Population 2000: 21,908 (White 97.00%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 39.60
Income 2000: per capita $17,706; median household $33,848; Population below poverty level: 10.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,682-$27,014
Unemployment (2004): 3.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 13.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 4.70%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Jamestown County seat (14,925)

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    Senator John Hoeven today hosted a roundtable with Jamestown Reservoir homeowners as well as officials from Jamestown and Stutsman County to go over the transfer process for lots around the Jamestown Reservoir.
    She has formerly held management positions of USBank and Stutsman County State Bank and holds a B.A.
    * Mailing, collating, document assembly (Arlington County, Va.; Littleton, Colo.; Lancaster County, Pa.; Stutsman County, N.D.)
    Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Stutsman County (4248 ha).
    Only one study field in Stutsman county was within 1.6 km (1 mi) of ponded water during 1991.
    Now that our legislation has been signed into law, the land around Patterson Lake and the Jamestown Reservoir will be transferred to the Dickinson Parks and Recreation Department and the Stutsman County Park Board respectively, Hoeven said.
    2074, which directs the Secretary of the Interior to convey all rights, title, and interest of the United States in certain land around the Jamestown Dam and Reservoir to the Stutsman County Park Board and the State of North Dakota; and
    2074 as amended, legislation to transfer lots at Patterson Lake to the Dickinson Parks and Recreation Department and land around the Jamestown Reservoir to the Stutsman County Park Board.
    The legislation approved by the committee transfers land around the Jamestown Reservoir (S.2074) to the Stutsman County Park District and lots at Patterson Lake (S.440) to the Dickinson Parks and Recreation Department to enable homeowners to purchase their land from these local entities.
    Permanently transfers all other federal lands in the area, including two campgrounds, a park and unpurchased lots, to the Stutsman County Park Board and the North Dakota Game and Fish at no cost.
    Contract Awarded for 100 V100-2.0 MW turbines to power Xcel Energy's Courtenay wind power plant, located in Stutsman County, N.D.