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Welcome to Kirkwood ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Kirkwood has a population of 27,807 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Kirkwood.
Kirkwood is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Kirkwood lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Kirkwood is within the (314) area code.
The ZIP code for Kirkwood: 63122<4>
Websites for Kirkwood ...
Official Website: www.ci.kirkwood.mo.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Kirkwood had an population of 27,807 people. This is an increase of 0.97% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.77% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Kirkwood had a population of 27,540 people. This makes Kirkwood the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Kirkwood represents 0.46% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 23rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 27,540 people, the population of Kirkwood has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 27,324 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Kirkwood.
Adding Kirkwood to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Kirkwood in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Kirkwood elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Kirkwood on a .
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Kirkwood on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Kirkwood ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 35 communities that are also named Kirkwood - they are located in California (3), Delaware, Florida, Georgia (3), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland (2), Mississippi, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (3), Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Kirkwood.
Communities near Kirkwood ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Kirkwood.
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 Kirkwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kirkwood.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Kirkwood. 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 Kirkwood.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Kirkwood. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Kirkwood.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kirkwood ...
Looking for more information about Kirkwood? 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 Kirkwood, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Kirkwood.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Kirkwood: www.ci.kirkwood.mo.us/
The official website for Saint Louis County: www.co.st-louis.mo.us/
The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Jun 2021