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The location of Akers









Welcome to Akers ...

Akers is located in the Missouri Ozarks.

Akers is located in Shannon County.

The location of Akers has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Akers was established in 1886.

Akers is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Akers lies within the (573) area code.

Communities near Akers ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Bunker   [Map]   390   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Eminence   [Map]   584   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Eunice   [Map]   ---   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hartshorn   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Jadwin   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Licking   [Map]   3,098   NW   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Akers ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Akers - they are located in California, Kentucky, Louisiana and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Akers. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Akers. 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 Akers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akers ...

Looking for more information about Akers? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Akers - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Akers) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Akers. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3762, Longitude: -91.5538     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Akers 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 Akers.

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