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Iron Center, Missouri

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Welcome to Iron Center ...

Iron Center is located in Crawford County.

A typical abbreviation for Iron Center: Iron Ctr. (or less commonly used: Iron Cen., Iron Cent. or Iron Cntr.)

Iron Center is 1,020 feet [311 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Iron Center is located in the (573) area code.

Communities near Iron Center ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Iron Center and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Bourbon   [Map]   1,612   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cuba   [Map]   3,340   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Leasburg   [Map]   333   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Rolla   [Map]   20,075   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rosati   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Saint Cloud   [Map]   41   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

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 Iron Center. 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 Iron Center. 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 Iron Center.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Iron Center ...

Looking for more information about Iron Center? 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.

Looking for more information about Iron Center? 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.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning 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) Iron Center. 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
 RV PartsCemeteries
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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Missouri

About Crawford County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Iron Center. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Missouri:

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Iron Center - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Iron Center. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Iron Center) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Iron Center. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0348, Longitude: -91.4513     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Iron Center have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Iron Center.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Iron Center.