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Welcome to Almartha ...

Almartha is located in the Missouri Ozarks.

Almartha is located in Ozark County<1>.

The origin (or the toponymy) of Almartha: Named from the first names of Albert and Martha McSpadden, early settlers.

Almartha is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Almartha: (417)

Adding Almartha 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 Almartha 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 Almartha elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Almartha on a Rand McNally Map of Missouri (1897).

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

Communities near Almartha ...

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

  • Ava [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ava
    • Ava [Douglas County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Almartha
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,865 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ava
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ava<4>
  • Gainesville [Ozark County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gainesville
    • Gainesville [Ozark County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Almartha
    • Estimated population in 2019: 723 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gainesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gainesville<4>
  • Theodosia [Ozark County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Theodosia
    • Theodosia [Ozark County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Almartha
    • Estimated population in 2019: 267 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Theodosia
  • Sundown [Ozark County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sundown
    • Sundown [Ozark County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Almartha
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sundown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sundown
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Summit City [Ozark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summit City
      • Summit City [Ozark County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Almartha
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summit City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summit City
    • Brixey [Ozark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brixey
      • Brixey [Ozark County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Almartha
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brixey have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brixey
    • Foil [Ozark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foil
      • Foil [Ozark County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Almartha
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foil
    • Rockbridge [Ozark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockbridge
      • Rockbridge [Ozark County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Almartha
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockbridge have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockbridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockbridge<4>
    • Squires [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Squires
      • Squires [Douglas County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Almartha
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Squires have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Squires
    • Thornfield [Ozark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thornfield
      • Thornfield [Ozark County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Almartha
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thornfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thornfield

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Almartha ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Missouri

About Ozark County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Almartha. 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 Ozark, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Almartha - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Almartha) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Almartha. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Almartha

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Almartha. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7645, Longitude: -92.5167    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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