Welcome to the official site of Walsh County, North Dakota.  We hope you will find the information available here useful as a resident, business person or visitor to our community.

Walsh County is located in the Northeast portion of North Dakota and was created in 1881 from the northern parts of Grand Forks County and the southern parts of Pembina County.  It is named in honor of George H. Walsh who was a newspaperman and politician in Grand Forks.  Grafton became the county seat in 1881.

The population of Walsh County is approximately 11,119.  The county has a total area of 1,294 square miles. 

 
 
 
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