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Welcome to Granby ...

The city of Granby is located in Newton County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Granby has a population of 2,085 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Granby is 1,160 feet [354 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Granby lies within the (417) area code.

The ZIP code for Granby: 64844<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Granby had an population of 2,085 people. This is a decrease of 2.3% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.7% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Granby had a population of 2,134 people. This makes Granby the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Granby represents 0.04% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 230th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,134 people, the population of Granby has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,121 people).

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

Adding Granby to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Granby 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 Granby was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Granby ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Granby - they are located in Colorado, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Quebec (3) and Vermont.

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

Communities near Granby ...

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

  • Joplin [Jasper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Joplin
    • Joplin [Jasper County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Granby
    • Estimated population in 2019: 50,925 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joplin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Joplin<6>
  • Carthage [Jasper County]
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    • Carthage [Jasper County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Granby
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,746 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carthage
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carthage<6>
  • Webb City [Jasper County]
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    • Webb City [Jasper County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Granby
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,134 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Webb City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Webb City<6>
  • Neosho [Newton County]
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    • Neosho [Newton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Granby
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,054 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Neosho
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Neosho<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Monett [Barry County]
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      • Monett [Barry County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Granby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,124 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monett have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monett
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monett<6>
    • Carterville [Jasper County]
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      • Carterville [Jasper County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Granby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,968 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carterville<6>
    • Duquesne [Jasper County]
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      • Duquesne [Jasper County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Granby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,639 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duquesne have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duquesne
    • Sarcoxie [Jasper County]
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      • Sarcoxie [Jasper County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Granby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,551 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sarcoxie have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sarcoxie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sarcoxie<6>
    • Duenweg [Jasper County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duenweg
      • Duenweg [Jasper County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Granby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,379 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duenweg have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duenweg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duenweg<6>
    • Pierce City [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pierce City
      • Pierce City [Lawrence County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Granby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,309 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pierce City have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pierce City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pierce City<6>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Granby. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Granby.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Granby ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Missouri

About Newton County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Granby. 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 Newton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Granby.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Granby - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Granby). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Granby or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Granby) 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 Granby. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GranbyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Granby. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9192, Longitude: -94.2552    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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