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Welcome to Aquilla ...

Aquilla is located in the Bootheel of Missouri.

Aquilla is located in Stoddard County<1>.

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

Aquilla is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Aquilla is within the (573) area code.

Communities Also Named Aquilla ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Aquilla - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Ohio and Texas.

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

Communities near Aquilla ...

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

  • Sikeston [New Madrid County]
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    • Sikeston [New Madrid County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Aquilla
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,968 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sikeston<5>
  • Dexter [Stoddard County]
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    • Dexter [Stoddard County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Aquilla
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,839 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.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dexter<5>
  • Bernie [Stoddard County]
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    • Bernie [Stoddard County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Aquilla
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,875 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.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bernie<5>
  • Bloomfield [Stoddard County]
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    • Bloomfield [Stoddard County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Aquilla
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,819 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bloomfield<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Advance [Stoddard County]
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      • Advance [Stoddard County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Aquilla
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,331 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.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Advance<5>
    • Oran [Scott County]
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      • Oran [Scott County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Aquilla
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,211 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oran have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oran<5>
    • Puxico [Stoddard County]
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      • Puxico [Stoddard County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Aquilla
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 847 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.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Puxico<5>
    • Morehouse [New Madrid County]
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      • Morehouse [New Madrid County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Aquilla
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 844 people
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    • Morley [Scott County]
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      • Morley [Scott County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Aquilla
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 682 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Essex [Stoddard County]
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      • Essex [Stoddard County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Aquilla
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 447 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.
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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 Aquilla. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aquilla.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aquilla ...

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

Adding Aquilla to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Aquilla 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 Aquilla was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1904.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aquilla. 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 Aquilla - 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 from Point A (ie- Aquilla) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aquilla. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9470, Longitude: -89.9148       In this case, the coordinates for Aquilla 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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