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Carrington is a city in Foster County.
It is the county seat.
The city was named for Miles D. Carrington, developer.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in North Dakota named Carrington. For links to other places called Carrington, ND, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Carrington is 47.449N. The longitude is -99.125W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,588 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,106.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Carrington demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Foster County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 58421 ZIP code.
41% of Carrington residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Carrington ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Carrington was $19,012, compared with $21,587 nationally.
22% of Carrington residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Carrington, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $300. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $720.
Libraries in Carrington include Carrington City Library ... View libraries
Foster County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Carrington political report.
The average commute time for Carrington workers is 10 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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