Dwight city is located in the County of Richland and forms a part of Wahpeton, ND-MN Micropolitan Statistical Area. It has a total area of about 0.55 sq. kms. and is located by about 956 ft above the sea level. The local economy mainly consists of antique shops, building contrctors and building material suppliers, cabinet makers, construction companies and home builders, remodelling and repairing contractors, trailer renting and leasing facilities, welding shops, retail shops and many other small businesses.