About the Area
A Growing Community of Vibrant Small-Town Culture
Welcome to Mayville, ND, the largest community in Traill County, but with just under 2,000 residents, still far from a large town! It’s often grouped with neighboring Portland in a joined community fondly referred to as “May-Port”—a combined effort that yields a wealth of amenities and opportunities in a thriving small-town culture. Beautiful homes, both old and new, quiet and safe streets, and a short commute to work… this is just the beginning of what residents love about life in Mayville!
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Come Explore Life in Mayville, ND
Plenty to Do
Mayville might be a small town, but it’s not lacking in amenities. There are over 200 businesses housing grocery stores, restaurants, shops, nightclubs, hardware and supplies stores, and more! And don’t forget to enjoy high school or college sports right in town, and there are unique shows and performances at Mayville State University Theatre throughout the year!
Mayville might be a small town, but there are plenty of opportunities for employment! Top employers in the community include Mayville State University, Sanford Health Mayville, Luther Memorial Home, and May-Port CG Schools. But with over 200 businesses in town, that’s just the beginning of the options.
Parks & Recreation
Get outside and explore! Mayville is home to a wealth of parks, trails, and recreational facilities. From Island Park to the Rainbow Garden & Sculpture Walk, there are an abundance of playgrounds, sports and courts fields, picnic areas, historic sites, and even an equestrian center! Enjoy fitness classes and groups at the Wellness Center. Enjoy organized ice hockey at the MayPort Community Center. Spend summers at the area’s largest water slide at Mayville Water Park. Practice your swing at Mayville Golf Club. Or head out to the surrounding countryside for hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, hiking, camping, and more! The opportunities are endless.
Mayville might me a secluded small town, but it’s not hard to get around. State Route 200/18 runs through the center of town, and I-29 is just 12 miles to the east and runs directly to Grand Forks, to the north, and Fargo, to the south. Grand Forks is just a 45 minute drive, while Fargo lies about an hour away.
Education in Mayville
Mayville is served by May-Port Public Schools. Schools within the district include Peter Boe Jr. Elementary School, May-Port CG Middle School, and May-Port CG High School. Also located within Mayville is Mayville State University, a small university of just 1,100 students than enjoys deep cultural roots within the community.
Mayville Real Estate
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