Latitude / Longitude:
47°28’42 N 99°32’52 W
1,706 ft (520 m)
Central (CST) (UTC-6)
Heaton is an unincorporated community in Wells County, North Dakota, United States. It is located 20 miles west of Carrington, North Dakota.
It was heavily damaged by a tornado in 1907 and some blame the decline of the town on that event.
Anti-government tax protestor and cop-killer Gordon Kahl was born in Heaton.