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Welcome to Birch Tree ...

The city of Birch Tree is located in the Missouri Ozarks.

Birch Tree is located in Shannon County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Birch Tree has a population of 649 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Birch Tree.

The community of Birch Tree is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Birch Tree: (573)

The ZIP code for Birch Tree: 65438<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Birch Tree had an population of 649 people. This is a decrease of 4.42% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.37% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Birch Tree had a population of 679 people (which is 8.04% of the total population of Shannon County). This makes Birch Tree the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Birch Tree represents 0.01% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 416th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 679 people, the population of Birch Tree increased 7.1% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 634 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Birch Tree.

Adding Birch Tree to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Birch Tree 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 Birch Tree was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Birch Tree on a map titled .

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

Communities near Birch Tree ...

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

  • Mountain View [Howell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain View
    • Mountain View [Howell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Birch Tree
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,649 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain View
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain View<7>
  • Winona [Shannon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winona
    • Winona [Shannon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Birch Tree
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,293 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winona<7>
  • Eminence [Shannon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eminence
    • Eminence [Shannon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Birch Tree
    • Estimated population in 2019: 578 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eminence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eminence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eminence<7>
  • Summersville [Texas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summersville
    • Summersville [Texas County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Birch Tree
    • Estimated population in 2019: 490 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summersville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Montier [Shannon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montier
      • Montier [Shannon County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the west of Birch Tree
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montier
    • Alley [Shannon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alley
      • Alley [Shannon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of Birch Tree
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alley
    • Thomasville [Oregon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomasville
      • Thomasville [Oregon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Birch Tree
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomasville
    • Peace Valley [Howell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peace Valley
      • Peace Valley [Howell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Birch Tree
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peace Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peace Valley
    • Fremont [Carter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fremont
      • Fremont [Carter County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Birch Tree
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fremont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont
    • Woodside [Oregon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodside
      • Woodside [Oregon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Birch Tree
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodside

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Birch Tree ...

Looking for more information about Birch Tree? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Birch Tree, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Birch Tree.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Missouri

About Shannon County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Birch Tree. 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 Shannon, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Birch Tree.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Birch Tree - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Birch Tree). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Birch Tree or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Birch Tree) 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 Birch Tree. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Birch TreeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Birch Tree. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9968, Longitude: -91.4914       In this case, the coordinates for Birch Tree have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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