WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW BEFORE YOU MOVE TO NORTH DAKOTA    

HISTORY & CULTURE

Birth place to Theodore Roosevelt, prior to the arrival of European settlers (French and Spaniards) North Dakota was home to Native American tribes like the Chippewa, Sioux, Mandan and Arikara.

RUGGED, NATURAL BEAUTY

North Dakota is rough, rugged and truly beautiful. This state is famous for its honey production, traditional ice fishing, toasted frogs, and the pyramid-like structure called Safeguard.

CLIMATE

Summers, though hot, are beautiful as the landscape is filled with wild sunflowers, prarie lillies, and blanket flowers. Winters, however, are cold and bitter with temperatures falling below 0.

DRIVERS LICENSE

Watch out - you only have 5 days to update your car registration! You'll have more time to update your drivers license - 60 days - which can be taken care of at any local DMV.

REAL ESTATE

North Dakota homes are listed at a price of $215,473, with the price for median sales at just above $88,600. For more information, check out the North Dakota Association of Realtors.

MOVING & STORAGE

One of the secrets to successful relocation is working with a reputable company. Before your move to North Dakota, be sure to check with the US DOT or the FMSCA to make sure your mover is legitimate.

20 Fun Things to Do in North Dakota

There are so many cool, hidden, and unusual things to do in North Dakota, but we only had room for 20! Check out this article by Atlas Obscura for some fun things to do.

Best Places to Live in North Dakota

Explore the best towns and cities to live in North Dakota based on factors such as crime, public schools, cost of living, job opportunities, and local amenities.

North Dakota Heritage Center

North Dakota’s largest museum features four museum galleries tracing the state’s rich history from its earliest geologic formation 600 million years ago to today.