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Welcome to Diamond ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Diamond has a population of 910 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Diamond.
The town of Diamond was previously named Diamond Mill. Before Diamond Mill, it was named Diamond Grove. For more information about the names of Diamond, see The Names of Diamond on our Genealogy Page.
Diamond is 1,150 feet [351 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Diamond lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Diamond: (417)
The ZIP code for Diamond: 64840<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Diamond had an population of 910 people. This is an increase of 0.89% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.76% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Diamond had a population of 902 people. This makes Diamond the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Diamond represents 0.02% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 359th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 902 people, the population of Diamond increased 11.77% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 807 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Diamond.
Adding Diamond 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 Diamond 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 Diamond elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .
We also found Diamond on a .
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Diamond on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Diamond ...
While we believe that this Diamond is located in Newton County, we know of another 2 Missouri communities named Diamond. Those communities are located in the following counties: Jackson and Jasper County.
Beyond Missouri, there are 39 communities that are also named Diamond - they are located in Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, British Columbia, California (3), Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia (3) and Wyoming (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Diamond.
Communities near Diamond ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Diamond.
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 Diamond. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Diamond.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Diamond. 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 Diamond.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Diamond. See our Newspapers Page for Diamond.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Diamond ...
Looking for more information about Diamond? 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 Diamond, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Diamond.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Diamond. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 May 2021