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Hermitage, Missouri

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Welcome to Hermitage ...

The city of Hermitage is located in Hickory County and is the County Seat for Hickory County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Hermitage has a population of 461 people<1> (see below for details).

Hermitage is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Hermitage: (417)

The ZIP code for Hermitage: 65668<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hermitage had a population of 467 people. This makes Hermitage the county's most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 467 people, the population of Hermitage increased 15.02% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 406 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Hermitage had an population of 461 people. This is a decrease of 1.28% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.55% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Hermitage ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Hermitage and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2016
Collins   [Map]   153   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cross Timbers   [Map]   212   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Flemington   [Map]   148   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Humansville   [Map]   1,035   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Louisburg   [Map]   121   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Macks Creek   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Hermitage.

Communities Also Named Hermitage ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Hermitage - they are located in Arkansas (2), California, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana (2), Maryland, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (2), Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, Tennessee, Texas, Utah (2) and Virginia (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hermitage. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hermitage. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hermitage. Our list includes 10 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Hermitage:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hermitage ...

Looking for more information about Hermitage? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Hermitage, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Hermitage.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Hermitage. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hermitage.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hermitage - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Hermitage). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hermitage or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Hermitage. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hermitage) 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 Hermitage. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hermitage

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hermitage. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9444, Longitude: -93.3263     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hermitage have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Hermitage.