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(Miller County)

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Welcome to Lakeland ...

The town of Lakeland is located in Miller County<1>.

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

Lakeland is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Lakeland: (573)

Communities Also Named Lakeland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Missouri communities named Lakeland: This one is located in Miller County and the other is located in Shelby County.

Beyond Missouri, there are 30 communities that are also named Lakeland - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland (3), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah, Virginia (2) and Washington.

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

Communities near Lakeland ...

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

  • Eldon [Miller County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eldon
    • Eldon [Miller County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Lakeland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,746 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eldon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eldon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eldon<5>
  • Osage Beach [Camden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Osage Beach
    • Osage Beach [Camden County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Lakeland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,677 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osage Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osage Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osage Beach<5>
  • Camdenton [Camden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camdenton
    • Camdenton [Camden County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Lakeland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,144 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camdenton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camdenton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camdenton<5>
  • Versailles [Morgan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Versailles
    • Versailles [Morgan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Lakeland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,478 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Versailles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Versailles
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Versailles<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Four Seasons [Camden County]
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      • Four Seasons [Camden County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Lakeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,309 people
      • Four Seasons has also been known as:
      • Village of Four Seasons
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Four Seasons
    • Laurie [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurie
      • Laurie [Morgan County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Lakeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 980 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurie<5>
    • Sunrise Beach [Camden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunrise Beach
      • Sunrise Beach [Camden County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Lakeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 587 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunrise Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunrise Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunrise Beach<5>
    • Saint Elizabeth [Miller County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Elizabeth
      • Saint Elizabeth [Miller County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Lakeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 346 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Elizabeth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Elizabeth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Elizabeth<5>
    • Linn Creek [Camden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linn Creek
      • Linn Creek [Camden County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Lakeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 255 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linn Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Linn Creek<5>
    • Tuscumbia [Miller County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tuscumbia
      • Tuscumbia [Miller County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Lakeland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 204 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tuscumbia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tuscumbia<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lakeland ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Miller County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lakeland. 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 Miller, 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 have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lakeland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Lakeland) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lakeland. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LakelandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lakeland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2220, Longitude: -92.6310       In this case, the coordinates for Lakeland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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