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Welcome to Armour ...
The location of Armour has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Armour, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1956.
Armour is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Armour lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Armour is located in the (816) area code.
Communities Also Named Armour ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 13 communities that are also named Armour - they are located in Colorado, Florida (2), Georgia, Iowa (2), Kansas, Nebraska, North Carolina, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Tennessee and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Armour.
Communities near Armour ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Armour.
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 Armour. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Armour.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Armour. 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 Armour.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Armour. See our Newspapers Page for Armour.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Armour ...
Looking for more information about Armour? 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 Armour, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Armour.
Adding Armour to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Armour in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Armour was on a map titled Road Map for Missouri (from Shell Oil, 1956).
We also found Armour mentioned on a train schedule titled Burlington Northern Railroad Time Tables (April 1970).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Armour.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Armour. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Buchanan County: www.co.buchanan.mo.us/
The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 02 Oct 2023