Dahlen, North Dakota

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Dahlen, North Dakota
Census-designated place & unincorporated community
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Dahlen, North Dakota is located in North Dakota
Dahlen, North Dakota
Dahlen, North Dakota
Location within the state of North Dakota
Coordinates: 48°09′32″N 097°55′57″W / 48.15889°N 97.93250°W / 48.15889; -97.93250Coordinates: 48°09′32″N 097°55′57″W / 48.15889°N 97.93250°W / 48.15889; -97.93250[1]
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Nelson
Founded 1912
 • Total 0.140 sq mi (0.36 km2)
 • Land 0.140 sq mi (0.36 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,414 ft (431 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 18
 • Density 130/sq mi (50/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 58224
Area code(s) 701
FIPS code[4] 38-17620
GNIS feature ID[1][5] 2584339

Dahlen is a census-designated place and an unincorporated community in Nelson County, North Dakota in the United States. An unincorporated community, it was designated as part of the U.S. Census Bureau's Participant Statistical Areas Program on March 31, 2010.[1] It was not counted separately during the 2000 Census,[6] but was included in the 2010 Census,[7] where a population of 18 was reported.[3]

Dahlen is also the home to North Dakota's third tallest tower, the WDAZ TV Tower, which is 445.2 meters (1,461 feet) tall. The tower is used by television station WDAZ of Grand Forks. The tower was also used by KGFE of Grand Forks until an ice storm damaged equipment in 2004.