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Welcome to Alley Spring ...

Alley Spring is located in the Missouri Ozarks.

Alley Spring is located in Shannon County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Alley Spring: Alley Spg. (or less commonly used: Alley Spng. or Alley Sprng.)

Alley Spring is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Alley Spring is located in the (573) area code.

Communities near Alley Spring ...

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

  • Mountain View [Howell County]
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    • Mountain View [Howell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Alley Spring
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,655 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain View
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain View<5>
  • Winona [Shannon County]
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    • Winona [Shannon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Alley Spring
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,296 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winona<5>
  • Birch Tree [Shannon County]
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    • Birch Tree [Shannon County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Alley Spring
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 652 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Birch Tree have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birch Tree
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Birch Tree<5>
  • Eminence [Shannon County]
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    • Eminence [Shannon County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Alley Spring
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 581 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eminence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eminence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eminence<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Summersville [Texas County]
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      • Summersville [Texas County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Alley Spring
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 487 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summersville<5>
    • Round Spring [Shannon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Round Spring
      • Round Spring [Shannon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Alley Spring
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    • Montier [Shannon County]
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      • Montier [Shannon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Alley Spring
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    • Hartshorn [Texas County]
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      • Hartshorn [Texas County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Alley Spring
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartshorn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartshorn
    • Akers [Shannon County]
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      • Akers [Shannon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Alley Spring
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Akers
    • Eunice [Texas County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alley Spring ...

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

Adding Alley Spring to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Alley Spring was on a map titled Road Map for Missouri (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alley Spring. 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 Shannon, 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 Alley Spring - 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 from Point A (ie- Alley Spring) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alley Spring. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1442, Longitude: -91.4440       In this case, the coordinates for Alley Spring 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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