Valley City municipal offices are locagted at 250 Main Street West, Valley City, ND 58072; phone: 701-845-1891.
Valley City, in Barnes County North Dakota, is located approximately 60 miles from the Fargo metropolitan area, 35 miles from Jamestown and 135 miles from Bismarck, the state capital. The City, located along the I-94 corridor, is bisected by the Sheyenne River and is bordered by agricultural lands.
The town was originally settled in 1872 by the Northern Pacific Railroad. It was first named Worthington but due to frequent confusion with Worthington Minnesota, the name was changed to its present, Valley City.`