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Iron Mountain Lake, Missouri

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Welcome to Iron Mountain Lake ...

The city of Iron Mountain Lake is located in Saint Francois County.

A typical abbreviation for Iron Mountain Lake: Iron Mtn. Lk. (or less commonly used: Iron Mntn. Lk.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Iron Mountain Lake has a population of 750 people<1> (see below for details).

Iron Mountain Lake is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Iron Mountain Lake: (573)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Iron Mountain Lake had a population of 737 people. This makes Iron Mountain Lake the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Iron Mountain Lake represents 0.01% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 396th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 737 people, the population of Iron Mountain Lake increased 6.35% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 693 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Iron Mountain Lake had an population of 750 people. This is an increase of 1.76% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.23% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Iron Mountain Lake.

Communities near Iron Mountain Lake ...

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 Mountain Lake and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017
Bismarck   [Map]   1,480   N   5 miles [8 km]
Bonne Terre   [Map]   7,256   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Desloge   [Map]   4,886   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Elvins   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Farmington   [Map]   18,425   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Flat River   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

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 Mountain Lake. 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 Mountain Lake. 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 Mountain Lake.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Iron Mountain Lake ...

Looking for more information about Iron Mountain Lake? 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 Mountain Lake? 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 Mountain Lake, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Iron Mountain Lake.

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) Iron Mountain Lake. 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.

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Communities in Missouri

About Saint Francois County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Missouri:

Footnotes ...

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

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Iron Mountain Lake. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Iron Mountain Lake) 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 Iron Mountain Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Iron Mountain Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Iron Mountain Lake. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6854, Longitude: -90.6185     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Iron Mountain Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Mountain Lake.


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