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Welcome to Bloomsdale ...

The city of Bloomsdale is located in Sainte Genevieve County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bloomsdale has a population of 555 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Bloomsdale is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Bloomsdale: (573)

The ZIP code for Bloomsdale: 63627<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bloomsdale had an population of 555 people. This is an increase of 6.53% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 32.46% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bloomsdale had a population of 521 people. This makes Bloomsdale the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 521 people, the population of Bloomsdale increased 24.34% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 419 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bloomsdale.

Adding Bloomsdale 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 Bloomsdale in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

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

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

Communities near Bloomsdale ...

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

  • Farmington [Saint Francois County]
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    • Farmington [Saint Francois County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Bloomsdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,113 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farmington<7>
  • Festus [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Festus
    • Festus [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Bloomsdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,036 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Festus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Festus
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Festus<7>
  • Bonne Terre [Saint Francois County]
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    • Bonne Terre [Saint Francois County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Bloomsdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,118 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bonne Terre have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonne Terre
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bonne Terre<7>
  • Desloge [Saint Francois County]
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    • Desloge [Saint Francois County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Bloomsdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,882 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Desloge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Desloge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Desloge<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Flat River [Saint Francois County]
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      • Flat River [Saint Francois County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Bloomsdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flat River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flat River
    • Crystal City [Jefferson County]
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      • Crystal City [Jefferson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Bloomsdale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,700 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crystal City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crystal City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crystal City<7>
    • Sainte Genevieve [Sainte Genevieve County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sainte Genevieve
      • Sainte Genevieve [Sainte Genevieve County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Bloomsdale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,416 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sainte Genevieve have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sainte Genevieve
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sainte Genevieve<7>
    • Herculaneum [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herculaneum
      • Herculaneum [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Bloomsdale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,138 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herculaneum have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herculaneum
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Herculaneum<7>
    • Red Bud [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Bud
      • Red Bud [Randolph County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Bloomsdale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,480 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Bud
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Bud<7>
    • Esther [Saint Francois County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Esther
      • Esther [Saint Francois County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Bloomsdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Esther have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Esther

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bloomsdale ...

Looking for more information about Bloomsdale? 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 Bloomsdale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bloomsdale.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Missouri

About Sainte Genevieve County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bloomsdale. 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 Sainte Genevieve, 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 Bloomsdale.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bloomsdale - 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 Bloomsdale). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bloomsdale 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Bloomsdale) 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 Bloomsdale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bloomsdale

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bloomsdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0152, Longitude: -90.2214       In this case, the coordinates for Bloomsdale 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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