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Welcome to Grant City ...

The town of Grant City is located in Worth County<1> and is the County Seat for Worth County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Grant City has a population of 778 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Grant City is 1,130 feet [344 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Grant City is within the (660) area code.

The ZIP code for Grant City: 64456<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Grant City had an population of 778 people. This is a decrease of 9.43% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.98% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Grant City had a population of 859 people (which is 39.57% of the total population of Worth County). This makes Grant City the county's most populous community.

The population of Grant City represents 0.01% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 368th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 859 people, the population of Grant City decreased 7.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 926 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Grant City.

Communities Also Named Grant City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Grant City - they are located in Indiana, Iowa, Nevada, New Mexico, New York and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Grant City ...

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

  • Albany [Gentry County]
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    • Albany [Gentry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Grant City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,650 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albany
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albany<6>
  • Mount Ayr [Ringgold County]
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    • Mount Ayr [Ringgold County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Grant City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,601 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Ayr have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Ayr
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Ayr<6>
  • Stanberry [Gentry County]
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    • Stanberry [Gentry County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Grant City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,165 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanberry have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanberry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanberry<6>
  • Ravenwood [Nodaway County]
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    • Ravenwood [Nodaway County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Grant City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 394 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Hampton [Harrison County]
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      • New Hampton [Harrison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Grant City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 270 people
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    • Blockton [Taylor County]
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      • Blockton [Taylor County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Grant City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 184 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blockton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sheridan [Worth County]
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      • Sheridan [Worth County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Grant City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 174 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheridan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sheridan<6>
    • Parnell [Nodaway County]
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      • Parnell [Nodaway County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Grant City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 168 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parnell have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parnell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parnell<6>
    • Darlington [Gentry County]
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      • Darlington [Gentry County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Grant City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 116 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Darlington have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darlington
    • Redding [Ringgold County]
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      • Redding [Ringgold County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Grant City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 77 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redding have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redding

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Grant City. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Grant City.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grant City ...

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

Adding Grant City to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Grant City on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1904.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Grant City. 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 Worth, 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 Grant City.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grant City - 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 town (such as Grant City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Grant City 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' (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- Grant City) 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 Grant City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grant CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grant City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4864, Longitude: -94.4133    
<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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