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Welcome to Acorn Ridge ...

Acorn Ridge is located in the Bootheel of Missouri.

Acorn Ridge is located in Stoddard County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Acorn Ridge: Acorn Rdg. (or less commonly used: Acorn Rdge. or Acorn Ridg.)

Acorn Ridge is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Acorn Ridge lies within the (573) area code.

Adding Acorn Ridge to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Acorn Ridge in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Acorn Ridge elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Acorn Ridge on a .

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Acorn Ridge on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Acorn Ridge ...

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

  • Dexter [Stoddard County]
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    • Dexter [Stoddard County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Acorn Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,815 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dexter have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dexter
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dexter<5>
  • Bernie [Stoddard County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bernie
    • Bernie [Stoddard County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Acorn Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,880 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bernie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bernie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bernie<5>
  • Bloomfield [Stoddard County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomfield
    • Bloomfield [Stoddard County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Acorn Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,833 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bloomfield<5>
  • Advance [Stoddard County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Advance
    • Advance [Stoddard County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Acorn Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,336 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Advance have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Advance
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Advance<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Puxico [Stoddard County]
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      • Puxico [Stoddard County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Acorn Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 846 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Puxico have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Puxico
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Puxico<5>
    • Essex [Stoddard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Essex
      • Essex [Stoddard County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Acorn Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 448 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Essex have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Essex
    • Bell City [Stoddard County]
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      • Bell City [Stoddard County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Acorn Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 422 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bell City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bell City
    • Fisk [Butler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fisk
      • Fisk [Butler County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Acorn Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 334 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fisk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fisk
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fisk<5>
    • Dudley [Stoddard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dudley
      • Dudley [Stoddard County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Acorn Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 222 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dudley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dudley
    • Zalma [Bollinger County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zalma
      • Zalma [Bollinger County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Acorn Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2016: 89 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Zalma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zalma

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 Acorn Ridge. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Acorn Ridge.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Acorn Ridge. 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 Acorn Ridge.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acorn Ridge ...

Looking for more information about Acorn Ridge? 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 Acorn Ridge, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Acorn Ridge.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Missouri

About Stoddard County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Stoddard, 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 Acorn Ridge - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Acorn Ridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acorn Ridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9134, Longitude: -90.0582       In this case, the coordinates for Acorn Ridge 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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