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Welcome to Jack ...

Jack is located in Dent County<1>.

Jack is 1,330 feet [405 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Jack: (573)

Communities Also Named Jack ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Jack - they are located in Alabama, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Virginia.

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

Communities near Jack ...

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

  • Salem [Dent County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
    • Salem [Dent County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Jack
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,919 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<4>
  • Licking [Texas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Licking
    • Licking [Texas County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Jack
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,075 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Licking have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Licking
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Licking<4>
  • Edgar Springs [Phelps County]
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    • Edgar Springs [Phelps County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Jack
    • Estimated population in 2019: 195 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edgar Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgar Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edgar Springs<4>
  • Darien [Dent County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Darien
    • Darien [Dent County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Jack
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Darien have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darien
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    • Jadwin [Dent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jadwin
      • Jadwin [Dent County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Jack
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jadwin
    • Doss [Dent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Doss
      • Doss [Dent County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Jack
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    • Lenox [Dent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lenox
      • Lenox [Dent County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Jack
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lenox have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lenox
    • Lake Spring [Dent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Spring
      • Lake Spring [Dent County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Jack
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Spring
    • Sherrill [Texas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sherrill
      • Sherrill [Texas County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Jack
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sherrill
    • Lecoma [Dent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lecoma
      • Lecoma [Dent County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Jack
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lecoma

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jack ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jack. 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 Dent, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jack - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Jack) 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 Jack. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jack

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jack. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5761, Longitude: -91.6199    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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 have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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