Carrington has a total area of around 5.5 sq. kms. and is situated at an elevated height of about 1590 ft. from the ground level. Carrington is a part of the Foster County in the U.S. state of North Dakota. It is the County seat of Foster.
One of the principal employers of Carrington is the Dakota Growers Pasta Company Inc. Many residents are also engaged with the local media and the education sector. The transportation links are also fairly advanced in the area.
J. Kleinsasser is a notable resident of the town.