The One Town In North Dakota That’s So Perfectly Midwest

What do you think of when picturing a town that is “midwest?” A small town may come to mind, probably surrounded by farms. A town where all the businesses are on Main Street, and the rest is houses and the local churches. That place where there is a bakery that’s been there seemingly forever, and all the shops are locally owned without a chain store in sight. You know the type – that kind of midwest town, with all the charm that comes with it.

North Dakota is full of them, considering we’re in the upper midwest and are very agriculturally driven. There are so many to choose from, but if we could choose just one, Mayville might just be the perfect example, and here’s why:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

What is your picture perfect midwest town? Here are more North Dakota towns that aren’t too big and aren’t too small – they’re just right.