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Relocation Information


If you are looking to relocate your family to a community with employment opportunities, quality schools, a safe environment, and four seasons of recreation, Kenmare is the place for you!

Kenmare has a long rich history in North Dakota. Founded in 1897 and growing to a family-friendly population of just over 1,200 people today, Kenmare offers affordable homes, great schools, a hospital, medical clinic, ambulance, fire station, police, highway patrol, caring neighbors, clean air, and a fast-growing job market.

Stay up to date with the news from your community and around the world with the Kenmare News, published each Wednesday. Join your co-workers, friends, and family by getting involved with local service clubs and trade organizations like the Lions Club, Kenmare Association of Commerce, City Council, and the Kenmare Community Development Corporation. Come and enjoy the many benefits of small-town living (but not that small...we do have a municipal airport, well-equipped medical facilities, and a leading K-12 school system).

Download our Welcome to Kenmare flyer here

 

HOUSING

Danish Mill Realty
701-385-4288

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BANKING

BNC National Bank 385-4011
State Bank & Trust of Kenmare 385-4287
Town & Country Credit Union 385-4051

 

SCHOOLS

Kenmare Public High School (3-12) 385-4996
Memorial Grade School (K-2) 385-4688

 

UTILITIES & SERVICES

RESERVATION TELEPHONE COOPERATION

  • 1-701-862-3115 or 1-888-962-3115
  • Local access TV channel- Channel 2

MONTANA-DAKOTA UTILITIES (MDU)

  • Electric Company  1-800-638-3278

RECREATION

Ball Fields 3
Basketball Courts 1
Golf Courses 1
Movie Theatre 1
Parks 5
Swimmings Pools 1


COMMUNITY FACILITIES

Apartments 11
Motels 2
Chuches 6+
Grocery Stores 2
Libraries 1
Pharmacies 1
Gas Stations 2
   

MEDICAL 

Hospitals 1
   Number of Beds  
Clinics 1
Nursing Homes 1
   Number of Beds  
Doctors  
Physicians Assistant  
Nurse Practioner  
   Dentists 1
   Chiropractic Clinics 1
   Ambulances 1
   Paramedics  
   First Responders  

POPULATION

Population 2010 Census 1,096
 

LOCATION

Location: Ward County, 50 miles northwest of Minot, North Dakota.

Distance in Miles from:
Williston, ND - 110 Miles
Bismarck, ND - 160 Miles
Winnipeg, MB - 296 Miles
Minneapolis, MN - 551 Miles
Rapid City, SD - 407 Miles
Billings, MT - 425 Miles
 

CLIMATE

Average rainfall: 16 inches.
Average winter temperature: 6 degrees Fahrenheit.
Average summer temperature: 70 degrees Fahrenheit.
 

CHURCHES

Church of the Nazarene
St Agnes
Faith Baptist Church
Nazareth Lutheran Church
United Methodist Church
Spititual Life Christian Fellowship

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EMERGENCY SERVICES

KENMARE FIRE DEPARTMENT

  • 617 Central Ave N, Kenmare, ND 58746
  • Phone: 701-385-4444

KENMARE VOLUNTEER AMBULANCE

  • 310 Central Ave N, Kenmare, ND 58746
  • In case of an emergency, please call
    701-385-4296 for ambulance services.

KENMARE POLICE DEPARTMENT

  • PO Box 816, Kenmare, ND 58746
  • Emergency: 9-1-1    
  • Non-Emergency Phone: 701-385-4411

MAJOR EMPLOYERS 

Farmers Union Oil  
Gooseneck Implement  
Kenmare Community Hospital