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Welcome to Fair Grove ...

The city of Fair Grove is located in the Missouri Ozarks.

Fair Grove is located in Greene County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Fair Grove: Fair Grv.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Fair Grove has a population of 1,529 people<3> (see below for details).

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

The community of Fair Grove is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Fair Grove is located in the (417) area code.

The ZIP code for Fair Grove: 65648<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fair Grove had an population of 1,529 people. This is an increase of 9.76% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 38.12% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fair Grove had a population of 1,393 people. This makes Fair Grove the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Fair Grove represents 0.02% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 295th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,393 people, the population of Fair Grove increased 25.84% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,107 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Fair Grove.

Adding Fair Grove 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 Fair Grove 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 Fair Grove elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Fair Grove on a Rand McNally Map of Missouri (1897).

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

Communities Also Named Fair Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Fair Grove - it's located in North Carolina.

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

Communities near Fair Grove ...

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

  • Springfield [Greene County]
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    • Springfield [Greene County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Fair Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 167,882 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<7>
  • Marshfield [Webster County]
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    • Marshfield [Webster County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Fair Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,562 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marshfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marshfield<7>
  • Willard [Greene County]
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    • Willard [Greene County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Fair Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,632 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Willard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Willard<7>
  • Rogersville [Webster County]
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    • Rogersville [Webster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Fair Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,863 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rogersville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Buffalo [Dallas County]
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      • Buffalo [Dallas County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Fair Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,091 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buffalo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buffalo<7>
    • Strafford [Greene County]
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      • Strafford [Greene County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Fair Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,460 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strafford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strafford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strafford<7>
    • Fordland [Webster County]
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      • Fordland [Webster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Fair Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 846 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fordland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fordland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fordland<7>
    • Conway [Laclede County]
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      • Conway [Laclede County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Fair Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 776 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conway
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conway<7>
    • Pleasant Hope [Polk County]
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      • Pleasant Hope [Polk County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Fair Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 604 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Hope
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Hope<7>
    • Niangua [Webster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niangua
      • Niangua [Webster County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Fair Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 426 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Niangua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niangua

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fair Grove ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Greene County: www.greenecountymo.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 Greene, 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 Fair Grove.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fair Grove - 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 Fair Grove). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Fair Grove 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Fair Grove) 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 Fair Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fair Grove

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fair Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3833, Longitude: -93.1518       In this case, the coordinates for Fair Grove 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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