Watford City south park commercial development & Lots
McKenzie County is the largest county in North Dakota, covering over 2,700 square miles. Watford City
is the largest city and the County Seat of McKenzie County.
Located in the heart of the Williston Basin,
the community enjoys a diversified economy in a small town setting. Agriculture, oil extraction, financial
services, software support and tourism industries provide the foundation of the economic base here.
Watford City has been nationally recognized for its quality of living, clean environment, stable work force and outstanding education and is a destination for vacation fun.
Hometown pride and visionary spirit drive the residents of this progressive ranching community. Surrounded by Lake Sakakawea, the Little Missouri National Grasslands, Theodore Roosevelt National Park, the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, and the Yellowstone River, Watford City serves as a connection to area attractions such as the Theodore Roosevelt National Park-North Unit, the Maah-Daah-Hey Trail and the Lewis & Clark Trail.
Watford City is experiencing a thriving economy and many residents are drawn to this area for its career
opportunities, and high quality of living. Residents enjoy an the newly constructed outdoor Wild West Water Park, a municipal golf course, which features a new clubhouse and lounge, hospital, clinic, health club, museums, and many new business and shopping opportunities thrive along the newly renovated Main Street. An outdoor performing arts stage, nature park, cement walk-bike path surrounds the city and provides residents and visitors with safe and beautiful ways to live in, explore and enjoy the community. Within a 60 mile radius of Watford City visitors and residents can experience trail riding, cycling, canoeing, fishing, or hunting. Wildlife viewing, photography and camping opportunities abound as well as educational tours on historical, cultural and natural resource preservation. Medora, North Dakota’s largest tourist attraction is only 82 miles away.
McKenzie County Farmer Newspaper
City of Watford City
Mckenzie County Economic Development
Watford City Chamber of Commerce
Watford City Data
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