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Welcome to Eminence ...

The city of Eminence is located in the Missouri Ozarks.

Eminence is located in Shannon County<1> and is the County Seat for Shannon County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Eminence has a population of 578 people<3> (see below for details).

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

The community of Eminence is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Eminence is located in the (573) area code.

The ZIP code for Eminence: 65466<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Eminence had an population of 578 people. This is a decrease of 3.67% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.47% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Eminence had a population of 600 people (or 7.11% of the total population of Shannon County). This makes Eminence the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Eminence represents 0.01% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 443rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 600 people, the population of Eminence increased 9.49% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 548 people).

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

Adding Eminence to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Eminence in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Eminence was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Eminence ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Eminence - they are located in Arkansas, Indiana, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Mississippi, New York and Texas.

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

Communities near Eminence ...

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

  • Winona [Shannon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winona
    • Winona [Shannon County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the south of Eminence
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,293 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winona<7>
  • Birch Tree [Shannon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Birch Tree
    • Birch Tree [Shannon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Eminence
    • Estimated population in 2019: 649 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Birch Tree have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birch Tree
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Birch Tree<7>
  • Summersville [Texas County]
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    • Summersville [Texas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Eminence
    • Estimated population in 2019: 490 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summersville<7>
  • Alley [Shannon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alley
    • Alley [Shannon County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the west of Eminence
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alley
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Round Spring [Shannon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Round Spring
      • Round Spring [Shannon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Eminence
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Round Spring
    • Montier [Shannon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montier
      • Montier [Shannon County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Eminence
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montier
    • Fremont [Carter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fremont
      • Fremont [Carter County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Eminence
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fremont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont
    • Hartshorn [Texas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartshorn
      • Hartshorn [Texas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Eminence
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartshorn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartshorn
    • Fruit City [Reynolds County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fruit City
      • Fruit City [Reynolds County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<6> to the northeast of Eminence
      • 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
    • Mountain View [Howell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain View
      • Mountain View [Howell County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<6> to the southwest of Eminence
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,649 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain View
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain View<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Eminence ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Eminence. 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 Shannon, 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 Eminence.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Eminence - 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 Eminence). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Eminence 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Eminence) 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 Eminence. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EminenceOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Eminence. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1509, Longitude: -91.3587       In this case, the coordinates for Eminence 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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