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Welcome to Austin ...

Austin is located in Cass County.

The location of Austin has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

When the people of Austin refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Austinite<2>

Austin is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Austin is within the boundaries of the (816) area code.

Communities Also Named Austin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Missouri communities named Austin: This one is located in Cass County and the other is located in Dunklin County.

Beyond Missouri, there are 42 communities that are also named Austin - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (3), California, Colorado (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Manitoba, Michigan (4), Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah, Washington (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Austin ...

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

  • Harrisonville [Cass County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisonville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisonville
    • Harrisonville [Cass County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Austin
    • Estimated population for 2018: 10,088 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisonville
  • Peculiar [Cass County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peculiar
    • Peculiar [Cass County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Austin
    • Estimated population for 2018: 5,323 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peculiar
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peculiar
  • Butler [Bates County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Butler have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Butler
    • Butler [Bates County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Austin
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,038 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butler
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Butler
  • Garden City [Cass County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garden City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garden City
    • Garden City [Cass County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Austin
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,635 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garden City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garden City
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Adrian [Bates County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Adrian have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adrian
      • Adrian [Bates County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Austin
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,607 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adrian
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adrian
    • Archie [Cass County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Archie have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Archie
      • Archie [Cass County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Austin
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,207 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Archie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Archie
    • Drexel [Bates County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drexel have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Drexel
      • Drexel [Bates County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Austin
      • Estimated population for 2018: 949 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drexel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Drexel
    • Urich [Henry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Urich have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Urich
      • Urich [Henry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Austin
      • Estimated population for 2018: 488 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Urich
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Urich
    • Freeman [Cass County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freeman have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freeman
      • Freeman [Cass County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Austin
      • Estimated population for 2018: 487 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freeman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Freeman
    • Creighton [Cass County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Creighton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Creighton
      • Creighton [Cass County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Austin
      • Estimated population for 2018: 343 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creighton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Creighton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Austin ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Missouri

About Cass County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Austin. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Cass County: www.casscounty.com/

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Austin refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Austin may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Austin - 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- Austin) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Austin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5028, Longitude: -94.2999       In this case, the coordinates for Austin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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