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Welcome to Edgar Springs ...

The city of Edgar Springs is located in Phelps County<1>.

The location of Edgar Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Edgar Springs: Edgar Spgs. (or less commonly used: Edgar Spngs. or Edgar Sprngs.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Edgar Springs has a population of 195 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Edgar Springs is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Edgar Springs: (573)

The ZIP code for Edgar Springs: 65462<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Edgar Springs had an population of 195 people. This is a decrease of 6.25% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.63% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Edgar Springs had a population of 208 people. This makes Edgar Springs the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 208 people, the population of Edgar Springs increased 9.47% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 190 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Edgar Springs.

Adding Edgar Springs 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 Edgar Springs 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 Edgar Springs 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 Edgar Springs on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Edgar Springs ...

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

  • Rolla [Phelps County]
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    • Rolla [Phelps County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Edgar Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,431 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rolla have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rolla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rolla<7>
  • Saint Robert [Pulaski County]
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    • Saint Robert [Pulaski County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Edgar Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,275 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Robert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Robert
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Robert<7>
  • Salem [Dent County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
    • Salem [Dent County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Edgar Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,919 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<7>
  • Licking [Texas County]
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    • Licking [Texas County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Edgar Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,075 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Licking have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Licking
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Licking<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Doolittle [Phelps County]
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      • Doolittle [Phelps County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Edgar Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 601 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Doolittle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Doolittle
    • Newburg [Phelps County]
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      • Newburg [Phelps County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Edgar Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 436 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburg
    • Beulah [Phelps County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beulah
      • Beulah [Phelps County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Edgar Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beulah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beulah
    • Lenox [Dent County]
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      • Lenox [Dent County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Edgar Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lenox have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lenox
    • Sherrill [Texas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sherrill
      • Sherrill [Texas County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Edgar Springs
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sherrill
    • Duke [Phelps County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duke
      • Duke [Phelps County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of Edgar Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duke have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duke

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Edgar Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Missouri

About Phelps County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Phelps County: www.phelpscounty.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 Phelps, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Edgar Springs.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Edgar Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Edgar Springs). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Edgar Springs or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Edgar Springs) 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 Edgar Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Edgar Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Edgar Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7026, Longitude: -91.8681       In this case, the coordinates for Edgar Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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