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Welcome to Argola ...

Argola is located in Lewis County<1>.

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

Argola is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adding Argola 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 Argola in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

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

We also found Argola on a .

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

Communities near Argola ...

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

  • Palmyra [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palmyra
    • Palmyra [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Argola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,599 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmyra
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palmyra<5>
  • Canton [Lewis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canton
    • Canton [Lewis County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Argola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,302 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canton<5>
  • La Grange [Lewis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Grange
    • La Grange [Lewis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Argola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 892 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Grange have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Grange
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Grange<5>
  • La Belle [Lewis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Belle
    • La Belle [Lewis County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Argola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 625 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Belle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Belle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Belle<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Shelbyville [Shelby County]
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      • Shelbyville [Shelby County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Argola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 513 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelbyville
    • Lewistown [Lewis County]
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      • Lewistown [Lewis County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Argola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 512 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lewistown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewistown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewistown<5>
    • Ewing [Lewis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ewing
      • Ewing [Lewis County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Argola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 430 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ewing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ewing
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ewing<5>
    • Knox City [Knox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knox City
      • Knox City [Knox County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Argola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 206 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knox City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knox City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Knox City<5>
    • Bethel [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethel
      • Bethel [Shelby County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Argola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 112 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethel<5>
    • Monticello [Lewis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monticello
      • Monticello [Lewis County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Argola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 92 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monticello have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monticello

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Argola ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Missouri

About Lewis County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Argola. 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 Lewis, 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 Argola - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Argola) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Argola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9975, Longitude: -91.7871       In this case, the coordinates for Argola 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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