There are 4 US Post Offices in Emmons County serving a total of 3,346 residents equating to 837 residents per post office. It's estimated that approximately 5,341 packages are handled across the 4 county post offices annually. Emmons County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Dakota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 3,550. Its county seat has been Linton since 1899. The county was created by the 1879 territorial legislature and named for James A. Emmons (1845\u20131919), a steamboat operator and early Bismarck merchant and entrepreneur. It was organized on November 9, 1883."