U.S. Route 52 in North Dakota

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U.S. Highway 52 marker

U.S. Highway 52
Route information
Maintained by NDDOT
Length: 362.031 mi[1] (582.632 km)
Existed: 1926 – present
Major junctions
West end: Hwy 39 at the Canadian border in Portal
 
East end: I-94 / US 52 at the Minnesota state line in Fargo
Location
Counties: Burke, Ward, Renville, McHenry, Benson, Wells, Foster, Stutsman, Barnes, Cass
Highway system
  • North Dakota State Highways
ND 50 ND 53

U.S. Highway 52 (US 52) is a 362.031-mile-long (582.632 km) United States Numbered Highway in the U.S. state of North Dakota, which travels from the Canada–United States border east to the Red River at Fargo. The highway connects the cities of Minot and Fargo and travels concurrent with Interstate 94 (I-94) between Jamestown and the Minnesota state line.

Route description[edit]

In North Dakota, US 52 continues from Saskatchewan Highway 39 from the Canada–United States border at North Portal, Saskatchewan and Portal, North Dakota to the Red River in Fargo, a distance of 361 miles (581 km). US 52 passes through Burke, Ward, McHenry, Pierce, Sheridan, Wells, Foster, Stutsman, Barnes, and Cass counties.

US 52 is a two-lane highway in most areas, except for four lane segments between Burlington and Minot, Jamestown and Buchanan, and Jamestown and Fargo. Some segments in Fargo are six lanes.

US 52 is co-signed with US 2 near Minot, where it also intersects with US 83. US 52 is also co-signed with US 281 for 44 miles (71 km) between Jamestown and Carrington. US 52/US 281 in Jamestown is on sign different streets. Include 5th Street NW to 1st Ave, and to west bus loop. The former US 52 route was assigned to 10th street SE, 12th Ave SE, and 14th Street SE cosigned with the former Business Loop 94. The 93.5 miles (150 km) between Jamestown and Fargo are co-signed with Interstate 94; however, US 52 is unsigned for the Fargo/West Fargo portion Interstate 94.

History[edit]

Major intersections[edit]

County Location mi[1] km Destinations Notes
Burke Portal 0.000 0.000 Hwy 39 north – Estevan, Regina US 52 northern terminus; continuation into Saskatchewan
Canadian border at the Portal–North Portal Border Crossing
7.416 11.935 ND 5 west West end of ND 5 concurrency
20.361 32.768 ND 8 north West end of ND 8 concurrency
Bowbells 27.138 43.674 ND 8 south East end of ND 8 concurrency
Ward 36.847 59.299 ND 5 east East end of ND 5 concurrency
53.831 86.633 ND 50 west
Renville
No major junctions
Ward Carpio 67.910 109.291 ND 28
82.696 133.086 US 2 west – Williston West end of US 2 concurrency
Minot 92.181 148.351
US 83 Byp. north
92.625 149.065
US 2 Bus. east / US 52 Bus. east (W Burdick Expressway)
94.665 152.349 US 83 (S Broadway Street) – Minot, Bismarck
97.052 156.190 US 2 east – Devils Lake

US 52 Bus. west (Valley Street)
East end of US 2 concurrency
McHenry Velva 116.858 188.065 ND 41
120.210 193.459 ND 97 west
137.723 221.644 ND 53 south
141.411 227.579 ND 14 north West end of ND 14 concurrency
Anamoose 151.884 244.434 ND 14 south East end of ND 14 concurrency
Benson
No major junctions
Wells Harvey 167.181 269.052 ND 91 east (7th Street W)
167.711 269.905
US 52 Bus. east (10th Street W)
167.952 270.293 ND 3 north West end of ND 3 concurrency
169.979 273.555
US 52 Bus. west / ND 3 south
East end of ND 3 concurrency
Fessenden 185.548 298.611 ND 15 east
198.717 319.804 ND 200 west – McClusky West end of ND 200 concurrency
208.720 335.902 ND 30 north
Foster Carrington 222.719 358.431 US 281 north / ND 200 east – New Rockford, Cooperstown East end of ND 200 concurrency; west end of US 281 concurrency
FosterStutsman
county line
232.410 374.028 ND 9 east
Stutsman Pingree 244.865 394.072 ND 36 west
263.034 423.312
US 52 Byp. east / US 281 Byp. south to I-94
Jamestown bypass
Jamestown 265.635 427.498 ND 20 north (4th Street NE)
267.632 430.712 I-94 west – Bismarck
US 281 north – New Rockford
Exit 258 on I-94; east end of US 281 concurrency; west end of I-94 concurrency
I-94 concurrency to the Minnesota state line
Red River of the North 362.031 582.632 I-94 east / US 52 east continues into Minnesota
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Route and Mileage Map Insets" (PDF). North Dakota Department of Transportation. 2016. Retrieved January 5, 2018. 


U.S. Route 52
Previous state:
Terminus
North Dakota Next state:
Minnesota