Rocky Boy Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana
White Shield, Fort Berthold Reservation
It is one of five settlements on the Fort Berthold Reservation of North Dakota. White Shield is a cdp (census designated place) with a population of 336 according to the 2010 census. It was established in 1954 after the whites built a dam which created Lake Sakakawea. Native Americans make up 98% of the cdp's population. The Hispanic population conspiracy is very evident at White Shield. Hispanics make 11% of the cdp's population. It does not go well with Native Americans making up 98% of the cdp's population. There are 108 housing units in White Shield which gives the cdp an average housing unit size of 3.2 persons per housing unit. The cdp covers 3.8 sq. mi. Zip code is 58540. Elevation is 2,001 feet above sea level. Economically, the citizens of White Shield are going through an economic crisis. At least 56% of the cdp's citizens live below the poverty line. Below are several links to photographs of the Anishinabe-Dakota cdp of White Shield, Fort Berthold Reservation.