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Lowell, Missouri
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Welcome to Lowell ...

Lowell is located in Linn County.

When the people of Lowell refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Lowellite<1>

Lowell is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Lowell lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Lowell: (660)

Communities near Lowell ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2014<4>
Brookfield   [Map]   4,364   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Browning   [Map]   256   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Chillicothe   [Map]   9,504   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Galt   [Map]   252   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hale   [Map]   409   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Laclede   [Map]   328   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Lowell.

Communities Also Named Lowell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Missouri communities named Lowell: This one is located in Linn County and the other is located in Saint Louis City.

Beyond Missouri, there are 32 communities that are also named Lowell - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan (3), Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (3), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lowell.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lowell. We make it easy to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lowell. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lowell.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Lowell:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lowell ...

Looking for more information about Lowell? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Lowell? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Lowell, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Lowell.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Lowell. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lowell. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Lowell refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Lowell may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lowell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting at Lowell. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lowell) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lowell. The point that we use is located at the coordinates of 39.8514, -93.3547   [Map]. The coordinates we use for Lowell have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lowell.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Lowell.


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