A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Gainesville ...
The city of Gainesville is located in the Missouri Ozarks.
The location of Gainesville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Gainesville has a population of 732 people<2> (see below for details).
The community of Gainesville is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Gainesville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Gainesville is within the boundaries of the (417) area code.
The ZIP code for Gainesville: 65655<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Gainesville had a population of 773 people (or 7.95% of the total population of Ozark County). This makes Gainesville the county's most populous community.
The population of Gainesville represents 0.01% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 387th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 773 people, the population of Gainesville increased 22.31% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 632 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Gainesville had an population of 732 people. This is a decrease of 5.3% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15.82% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Gainesville.
Communities near Gainesville ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Gainesville and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Gainesville.
Communities Also Named Gainesville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Gainesville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, New York, Tennessee, Texas (3) and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Gainesville.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Gainesville:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gainesville ...
Looking for more information about Gainesville? 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 Gainesville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Gainesville.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Feb 2019