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Craig, Missouri

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The location of Craig

Welcome to Craig ...

The city of Craig is located in Holt County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Craig has a population of 222 people<2> (see below for details).

Craig is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Craig lies within the (660) area code.

The ZIP code for Craig: 64437<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Craig had a population of 248 people (which is 5.05% of the total population of Holt County). This makes Craig the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 248 people, the population of Craig decreased 19.74% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 309 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Craig had an population of 222 people. This is a decrease of 10.48% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 28.16% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Craig ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2018
White Cloud (KS)   [Map]   168   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fairfax   [Map]   578   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Forest City   [Map]   246   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Maitland   [Map]   306   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mound City   [Map]   1,039   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Oregon   [Map]   765   SE   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Craig.

Communities Also Named Craig ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Craig - they are located in Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Michigan, Mississippi (2), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma (2), Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Craig. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Craig. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Craig. Our list includes 9 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Craig:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Craig ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Missouri

About Holt County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Missouri:

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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Craig.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Craig - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 Craig). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Craig or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>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- Craig) 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 Craig. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Craig

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Craig. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1927, Longitude: -95.3740     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Craig have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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