North Lemmon, North Dakota

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North Lemmon, North Dakota
Unincorporated community
View of North Lemmon from just across the railroad tracks from Lemmon, South Dakota.
View of North Lemmon from just across the railroad tracks from Lemmon, South Dakota.
North Lemmon, North Dakota is located in North Dakota
North Lemmon, North Dakota
Location within the state of North Dakota
Coordinates: 45°56′46″N 102°09′28″W / 45.94611°N 102.15778°W / 45.94611; -102.15778Coordinates: 45°56′46″N 102°09′28″W / 45.94611°N 102.15778°W / 45.94611; -102.15778
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Adams
Named for George B. Lemmon
Elevation[1] 2,579 ft (786 m)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP Code 57638
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code[2] 38-57940
GNIS feature ID[2] 1030466

North Lemmon is an unincorporated community in Adams County, North Dakota, United States. A local landowner, George B. Lemmon, is the town's namesake.[3]

History[edit]

The community was a station along the Milwaukee Railroad, now served by the BNSF Railway.[4]

Geography[edit]

North Lemmon is located at 45°56′46″N 102°09′28″W / 45.94611°N 102.15778°W / 45.94611; -102.15778 (45.946112,-102.1576533),[2] just across the South Dakota border from the city of Lemmon, South Dakota. North Lemmon is actually an extension of Lemmon, and includes all of the community that lies in North Dakota.[3] North Lemmon was part of North Lemmon Township, until the township dissolved in 1999.[5] North Lemmon is now included in the Census-designated East Adams Unorganized Territory.

Demographics[edit]

The United States Census Bureau does not provide specific population or other demographic information. North Lemmon Township returned a population of 81 as of the 1990 Census,[6] with an estimated population of 66 when the township dissolved in 1999.[7]

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