Des Lacs city is located in the County of Ward in North Dakota. It is said to be a part of Minot Micropolitan Statistical Area. Covering a total area of about 1.46 sq. kms., it is elevated by about 1933 ft above the sea level. Some of the prominent business and economic activities of the local residents revolve around air conditioning and heating services, cleaning services, art material supplies, art and craft shops, excavating contractors, furniture dealers, real estate businesses, computer networking consultancies and many other small and medium sized business activities.