Capital - Bismarck
Nickname. Peace Garden State.
Population ( 2010 census ). 672,591
Extent. Area, 70,702 square miles (183,117 square kilometers), including 1,402 square miles (3,631 square kilometers) of water surface (17th state in size).
Elevation. Highest, White Butte, 3,506 feet (1,069 meters), south of Amidon; lowest, Red River in Pembina County, 750 feet (229 meters); average, 1,900 feet (579 meters).
Geographic Center. 5 miles (8 kilometers) southwest of McClusky.
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