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Welcome to Holliday ...

The village of Holliday is located in Monroe County<1>.


The location of Holliday has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>


While we don't have a date for the founding of Holliday, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1873.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Holliday has a population of 132 people<3> (see below for details).

Holliday is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Holliday: (660)

The ZIP code for Holliday: 65258<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Holliday had an population of 132 people. This is a decrease of 3.65% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.33% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Holliday had a population of 137 people. This makes Holliday the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 137 people, the population of Holliday increased 6.2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 129 people).

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

Communities Also Named Holliday ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 8 communities that are also named Holliday - they are located in Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Holliday ...

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

  • Moberly
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
  • Centralia
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the south)
  • Shelbina
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelbina have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shelbina
    • Shelbina is located in Shelby County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,582 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelbina <6>
  • Paris
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paris
    • Paris is located in Monroe County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,170 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paris <6>
  • Sturgeon
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sturgeon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sturgeon
    • Sturgeon is located in Boone County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 965 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sturgeon <6>
  • Clarence
    (18 miles [29 km] to the north)
  • Madison
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the west)
  • Clark
    (18 miles [29 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clark have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clark
    • Clark is located in Randolph County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 284 people
  • Cairo
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cairo
    • Cairo is located in Randolph County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 273 people
  • Renick
    (18 miles [29 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Renick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Renick
    • Renick is located in Randolph County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 174 people

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Holliday. See our Newspapers Page for Holliday.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Holliday ...

Looking for more information about Holliday? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Holliday, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Holliday.

Adding Holliday to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Holliday in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Holliday was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>

From that list, the Holliday post office opened in 1873.

We also found Holliday in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Holliday.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Holliday. 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 Monroe, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Holliday.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Holliday - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 village (such as Holliday). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Holliday or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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