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Welcome to Cameron ...
The location of Cameron has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Cameron has a population of 9,649 people<3> (see below for details).
Cameron was established in 1830.
The community of Cameron is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Cameron lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Cameron lies within the (816) area code.
The ZIP code for Cameron: 64429<5>
Websites for Cameron ...
Official Website: www.cameron-mo.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cameron had an population of 9,649 people. This is a decrease of 2.86% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.09% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cameron had a population of 9,933 people (or 47.89% of the total population of Clinton County). This makes Cameron the county's most populous community.
The population of Cameron represents 0.17% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 78th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 9,933 people, the population of Cameron increased 19.5% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 8,312 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cameron.
Adding Cameron 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 Cameron 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 Cameron 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 Cameron on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Cameron ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 40 communities that are also named Cameron - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, California (2), Colorado (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa (2), Kansas (3), Louisiana, Michigan (2), Mississippi, Montana (2), Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (3), West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cameron.
Communities near Cameron ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cameron.
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 Cameron. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cameron.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cameron. 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 Cameron.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cameron. Our list includes 21 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Cameron.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cameron ...
Looking for more information about Cameron? 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 Cameron, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cameron.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Cameron: www.cameron-mo.com/
The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/
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This page was last modified: 03 May 2021