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Welcome to Chamois ...

The city of Chamois is located in Osage County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Chamois has a population of 379 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Chamois is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Chamois is within the boundaries of the (573) area code.

The ZIP code for Chamois: 65024<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Chamois had an population of 379 people. This is a decrease of 4.29% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.89% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Chamois had a population of 396 people. This makes Chamois the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 396 people, the population of Chamois decreased 13.16% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 456 people).

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

Adding Chamois 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 Chamois 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 Chamois 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 Chamois on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Chamois ...

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

  • Fulton [Callaway County]
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    • Fulton [Callaway County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Chamois
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,596 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fulton<6>
  • Holts Summit [Callaway County]
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    • Holts Summit [Callaway County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Chamois
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,391 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holts Summit have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holts Summit
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holts Summit<6>
  • Hermann [Gasconade County]
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    • Hermann [Gasconade County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Chamois
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,342 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hermann have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hermann
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hermann<6>
  • Linn [Osage County]
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    • Linn [Osage County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Chamois
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,593 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linn have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Linn<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Bloomfield [Callaway County]
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      • New Bloomfield [Callaway County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Chamois
      • Estimated population in 2019: 673 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Bloomfield have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Bloomfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Bloomfield<6>
    • Lake Mykee Town [Callaway County]
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      • Lake Mykee Town [Callaway County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Chamois
      • Estimated population in 2018: 351 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Mykee Town have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Gasconade [Gasconade County]
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      • Gasconade [Gasconade County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Chamois
      • Estimated population in 2019: 215 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gasconade have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gasconade
    • Mokane [Callaway County]
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      • Mokane [Callaway County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Chamois
      • Estimated population in 2019: 181 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mokane have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mokane
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mokane<6>
    • Rhineland [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rhineland
      • Rhineland [Montgomery County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Chamois
      • Estimated population in 2019: 131 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rhineland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rhineland<6>
    • Morrison [Gasconade County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrison
      • Morrison [Gasconade County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Chamois
      • Estimated population in 2019: 130 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrison have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morrison<6>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chamois. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Chamois.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chamois ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chamois. 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 Osage, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Chamois.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chamois - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Chamois). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Chamois or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Chamois) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Chamois. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chamois

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chamois. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6754, Longitude: -91.7694    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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