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Statistics & Facts

The North Dakota state capital is Bismarck.
The population of Selfridge is approximately 647 (1998), 160 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 108 (1990), 59 (2010).
The amount of land area in Selfridge is 0.696 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Selfridge to Washington DC is 1356 miles.
The distance to the North Dakota state capital is 53 miles. (as the crow flies)
Selfridge is positioned 46.04 degrees north of the equator and 100.92 degrees west of the prime meridian.

History & History Related Items

According to a "Jubilee Edition" history about the past in Selfridge, the naming of the town is up for speculation. It was named back in the early 1900's. Some of the versions of how is was named are as follows:
1. It was named after the beautiful ridges around the area
2. It was named after a Sioux Railroad executive
3. It was named after Thomas Etholen Selfridge, who was the first military person to be killed in an airplane accident. (1903) There have been several other streets, roads, bridges, statues, buildings, Air Force Bases, etc. named after him also. This is the mostly widely believed to be correct.
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Selfridge City Government

Selfridge Fire Dept
Main St
Selfridge, ND 58568
Phone: 701-422-3377 (emergency number only!)

US Post Office
Main St
Selfridge, ND 58568
Phone: 701-422-3355

Selfridge Schools

Selfridge Elementary School
Church St
Selfridge, ND 58568
Phone: 701-422-3326

Selfridge Public School
School St
Selfridge, ND 58568
Phone: 701-422-3353 Selfridge


The population of Selfridge was:
1990 - 242
1999 - 647

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