This city of 2,500 in western North Dakota is central to the oil field activity that’s rapidly expanding in the area. Jobs are available not only in the oil industry but in a wide variety of fields that support oil extraction and serve the expanding population.
It's thriving economy and amazing outdoor recreation makes Watford City a great place to work and play.
Nearby national parks and lakes provide endless opportunities for outdoor recreation all year round.
See the websites below for more information on Watford City, or jump to speciific sections for details on jobs, housing, demographics, daycare, schools, training, and things to do in the area.
Watford City – The city's official website, with information on government and services
Watford City Chamber of Commerce – Information on the city’s business community
McKenzie County Farmer – Latest news and information from this weekly newspaper that serves Watford City and the surrounding area
Voices of Watford City - Our people, our challenges, our story