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Wild Rice, North Dakota
Unincorporated community
Looking north at Wild Rice
Looking north at Wild Rice
Country United States
State North Dakota
County Cass
Elevation 909 ft (277 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 701
GNIS feature ID 1032805

Wild Rice is an unincorporated community in Cass County, North Dakota, United States. Wild Rice is located near the Wild Rice River 9 miles (14 km) south of downtown Fargo.

History

Wild Rice was platted in 1884 when the railroad was extended to that point. A post office called Wild Rice was established in 1884, and remained in operation until 1970. The community was originally built up chiefly by French Canadians.

Wild Rice Bar & Grill
Wild Rice Bar & Grill

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