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Welcome to Defiance ...

Defiance is located in Saint Charles County<1>.

Defiance is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Defiance ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Missouri communities named Defiance: This one is located in Saint Charles County and the other is located in Worth County.

Beyond Missouri, there are 13 communities that are also named Defiance - they are located in Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Michigan, New Mexico (2), North Carolina, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Defiance ...

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

  • O'Fallon [Saint Charles County]
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    • O'Fallon [Saint Charles County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Defiance
    • Estimated population in 2019: 88,673 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for O'Fallon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for O'Fallon<5>
  • Saint Charles [Saint Charles County]
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    • Saint Charles [Saint Charles County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Defiance
    • Estimated population in 2019: 71,028 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Charles<5>
  • Saint Peters [Saint Charles County]
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    • Saint Peters [Saint Charles County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Defiance
    • Estimated population in 2019: 58,212 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Peters have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Peters<5>
  • Chesterfield [Saint Louis County]
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    • Chesterfield [Saint Louis County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Defiance
    • Estimated population in 2019: 47,538 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesterfield<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wentzville [Saint Charles County]
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      • Wentzville [Saint Charles County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Defiance
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,784 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wentzville<5>
    • Wildwood [Saint Louis County]
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      • Wildwood [Saint Louis County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Defiance
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35,432 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wildwood have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wildwood<5>
    • Ballwin [Saint Louis County]
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      • Ballwin [Saint Louis County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Defiance
      • Estimated population in 2019: 30,082 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ballwin have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ballwin<5>
    • Maryland Heights [Saint Louis County]
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      • Maryland Heights [Saint Louis County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Defiance
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,956 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maryland Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Creve Coeur [Saint Louis County]
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      • Creve Coeur [Saint Louis County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Defiance
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,622 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Creve Coeur have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Manchester [Saint Louis County]
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      • Manchester [Saint Louis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Defiance
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,073 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Defiance ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint Charles County: www.saintcharlescounty.org/

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 Saint Charles, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Defiance - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Defiance) 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 Defiance. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Defiance

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Defiance. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6324, Longitude: -90.7785    
<4>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.
<5>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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