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Welcome to El Dorado Springs ...

The city of El Dorado Springs is located in Cedar County<1>.

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

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, El Dorado Springs has a population of 3,612 people<3> (see below for details).

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

El Dorado Springs is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

El Dorado Springs lies within the (417) area code.

The ZIP code for El Dorado Springs: 64744<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, El Dorado Springs had an population of 3,612 people. This is an increase of 0.53% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.32% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, El Dorado Springs had a population of 3,593 people (which is 25.7% of the total population of Cedar County). This makes El Dorado Springs the county's most populous community.

The population of El Dorado Springs represents 0.06% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 165th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,593 people, the population of El Dorado Springs decreased 4.82% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,775 people).

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

Adding El Dorado 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 El Dorado 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 El Dorado 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 El Dorado Springs on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near El Dorado Springs ...

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

  • Nevada [Vernon County]
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    • Nevada [Vernon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of El Dorado Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,261 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nevada
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nevada<7>
  • Stockton [Cedar County]
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    • Stockton [Cedar County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of El Dorado Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,934 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stockton<7>
  • Walker [Vernon County]
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    • Walker [Vernon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of El Dorado Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 256 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walker
  • Schell City [Vernon County]
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    • Schell City [Vernon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of El Dorado Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 238 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schell City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schell City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schell City<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jerico Springs [Cedar County]
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      • Jerico Springs [Cedar County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of El Dorado Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 231 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jerico Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rockville [Bates County]
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      • Rockville [Bates County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of El Dorado Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 157 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Roscoe [Saint Clair County]
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      • Roscoe [Saint Clair County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of El Dorado Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 117 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roscoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roscoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roscoe<7>
    • Milo [Vernon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milo
      • Milo [Vernon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of El Dorado Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 87 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milo
    • Harwood [Vernon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harwood
      • Harwood [Vernon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of El Dorado Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 45 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harwood
    • Willowville [Cedar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willowville
      • Willowville [Cedar County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the southeast of El Dorado Springs
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willowville

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around El Dorado Springs. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for El Dorado Springs.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for El Dorado Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for El Dorado Springs. 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 Cedar, 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 El Dorado Springs.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around El Dorado 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 El Dorado Springs). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether El Dorado 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- El Dorado 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 El Dorado Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from El Dorado Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in El Dorado Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8694, Longitude: -94.0192       In this case, the coordinates for El Dorado 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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