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Welcome to Hannibal ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Hannibal has a population of 17,346 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Hannibal.
Hannibal is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Hannibal lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Hannibal: (573)
The ZIP code for Hannibal: 63401<4>
Websites for Hannibal ...
Official Website: www.hannibal.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.hannibalchamber.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hannibal had an population of 17,346 people. This is a decrease of 3.18% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.31% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hannibal had a population of 17,916 people (or 62.25% of the total population of Marion County). This makes Hannibal the county's most populous community.
The population of Hannibal represents 0.3% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 38th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 17,916 people, the population of Hannibal has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 17,757 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hannibal.
Adding Hannibal 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 Hannibal 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 Hannibal elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Hannibal on a .
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hannibal on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Hannibal ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Hannibal - they are located in New York, Ohio, Texas and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hannibal.
Communities near Hannibal ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hannibal.
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 Hannibal. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hannibal.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hannibal. 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 Hannibal.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hannibal. Our list includes 62 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Hannibal.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hannibal ...
Looking for more information about Hannibal? 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 Hannibal, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hannibal.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Hannibal: www.hannibal.us/
The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/
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This page was last modified: 03 May 2021