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Welcome to Academy ...

Academy is located in Saint Louis County<1>.

The location of Academy has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Academy is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Academy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Academy - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia (3), New Jersey, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Texas, Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Academy ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Academy.

  • Saint Louis [Saint Louis City]
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    • Saint Louis [Saint Louis City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Academy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 300,576 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Louis<5>
  • Saint Charles [Saint Charles County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Charles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Charles
    • Saint Charles [Saint Charles County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Academy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 71,028 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Charles<5>
  • Florissant [Saint Louis County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Florissant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florissant
    • Florissant [Saint Louis County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Academy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 50,952 people
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  • Chesterfield [Saint Louis County]
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    • Chesterfield [Saint Louis County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Academy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 47,538 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesterfield<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Belleville [Saint Clair County]
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      • Belleville [Saint Clair County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Academy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 40,897 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belleville<5>
    • University City [Saint Louis City]
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      • University City [Saint Louis City] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Academy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,165 people
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    • Ballwin [Saint Louis County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ballwin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ballwin
      • Ballwin [Saint Louis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Academy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 30,082 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ballwin<5>
    • O'Fallon [Saint Clair County]
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      • O'Fallon [Saint Clair County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Academy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,583 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on O'Fallon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for O'Fallon<5>
    • Granite City [Madison County]
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      • Granite City [Madison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Academy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,158 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Granite City<5>
    • Kirkwood [Saint Louis County]
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      • Kirkwood [Saint Louis County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Academy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,807 people
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Academy. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Academy.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Academy. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Academy.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Academy. See our Newspapers Page for Academy.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Academy ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint Louis County: www.co.st-louis.mo.us/

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Saint Louis, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Academy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Academy) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Academy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6564, Longitude: -90.2680       In this case, the coordinates for Academy have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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