Clyde, North Dakota

Clyde is an unincorporated community in Cavalier County, North Dakota, United States.[1] Clyde reportedly had a population of 6 residents as of 2002, and is sometimes considered to be a ghost town.[2] The GNIS classifies it as a populated place.[1]

Clyde, North Dakota
Coordinates: 48°46′12″N 98°53′56″W
CountryUnited States
StateNorth Dakota
1,617 ft (493 m)
Time zoneCentral (CST)
ZIP code
Area code(s)701


Clyde was laid out in 1905, and named after the River Clyde, in Scotland, the native land of a share of the early settlers.[3] A post office called Clyde was established in 1905, and remained in operation until 1965.[4]


  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Clyde
  2. "Clyde, ND Archives". Ghosts of North Dakota. 2010-06-09. Retrieved 2016-02-18.
  3. Olstad, Geneva Roth (2000). Main Street, North Dakota. Arcadia Publishing. p. 38. ISBN 978-0-7385-0760-6.
  4. "Cavalier County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 12 January 2016.

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