About Lignite, North Dakota

Lignite is a city in Burke County, North Dakota in the United States. The population was 155 at the 2010 census. Lignite was founded in 1907 and was named for the quantities of lignite, a low-grade coal, present in the area.

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Lignite Facts

  • Population Total: 155
  • Square Miles: 0.1
  • Area Code: 701
  • Elevation: 1982
  • Postal Codes: 58752
  • Timezone: North American Central