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Welcome to Ellington ...

The city of Ellington is located in the Missouri Ozarks.

Ellington is located in Reynolds County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ellington has a population of 928 people<3> (see below for details).

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

The community of Ellington is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Ellington is located in the (573) area code.

The ZIP code for Ellington: 63638<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ellington had an population of 928 people. This is a decrease of 5.98% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.2% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ellington had a population of 987 people (which is 14.74% of the total population of Reynolds County). This makes Ellington the county's most populous community.

The population of Ellington represents 0.02% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 343rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 987 people, the population of Ellington decreased 5.55% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,045 people).

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

Adding Ellington 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 Ellington 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 Ellington elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ellington on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Ellington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Ellington - they are located in Connecticut, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota and New York.

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

Communities near Ellington ...

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

  • Piedmont [Wayne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Piedmont
    • Piedmont [Wayne County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Ellington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,889 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Piedmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piedmont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Piedmont<7>
  • Van Buren [Carter County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Van Buren
    • Van Buren [Carter County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Ellington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 798 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Van Buren have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Van Buren
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Van Buren<7>
  • Annapolis [Iron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Annapolis
    • Annapolis [Iron County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Ellington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 343 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Annapolis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Annapolis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Annapolis<7>
  • Centerville [Reynolds County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centerville
    • Centerville [Reynolds County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Ellington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 181 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centerville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centerville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mill Spring [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mill Spring
      • Mill Spring [Wayne County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Ellington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 176 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Spring
    • Des Arc [Iron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Des Arc
      • Des Arc [Iron County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Ellington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 162 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Arc
    • Fruit City [Reynolds County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fruit City
      • Fruit City [Reynolds County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northwest of Ellington
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fruit City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fruit City
    • Redford [Reynolds County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redford
      • Redford [Reynolds County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Ellington
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redford
    • Corridon [Reynolds County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Corridon
      • Corridon [Reynolds County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Ellington
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corridon
    • Reynolds [Reynolds County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reynolds
      • Reynolds [Reynolds County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Ellington
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reynolds

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ellington ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Missouri

About Reynolds County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ellington. 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 Reynolds, 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 Ellington.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ellington - 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 Ellington). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ellington 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ellington) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ellington. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ellington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ellington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2365, Longitude: -90.9720       In this case, the coordinates for Ellington 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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