About This Place
Casselton is a city in Cass County, North Dakota in the United States. The population was 2,329 at the 2010 census.
The city is named for George Cass, a president of the Northern Pacific Railway, which established a station there in 1876 to develop a town for homesteaders. Today the city is a bedroom community of Fargo, which is located 20 miles (32 km) east of Casselton. Casselton is the hometown of five North Dakota governors.
Casselton is located at 46°54′0″N 97°12′38″W / 46.9°N 97.21056°W / 46.9; -97.21056 (46.900028, -97.210668).