Military Installations in ND
North Dakota has two military installations, Grand Forks Air Force Base and Minot Air Force Base. Although Fargo is the largest city in North Dakota the capital is Bismark which is located on the banks of the Missouri River.
The sales tax rate in North Dakota is only five percent and they are one of the few states that do not tax the food you buy to prepare at home. North Dakota’s unemployment rate is only 3.2 percent, the lowest in the US.
A North Dakota ranks 48th in population. There are four Indian Reservations which are all unique in that they have their own government and create their own laws.
For entertainment most people in North Dakota like hiking, hunting, boating, camping, snowmobiling and ice fishing. The most visited parks in North Dakota are the Badlands and the Theodore Roosevelt National Park.
North Dakota is on the border of Canada which is why the climate is typically cold. The temperatures in winter have been known to drop down below zero on a regular basis and it averages 20 inches or more of snowfall a year.