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Welcome to Marceline ...

The city of Marceline is primarily located in Linn County<1>. A portion of Marceline extends into Chariton County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Marceline has a population of 2,085 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Marceline.

Marceline is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Marceline: (660)

The ZIP code for Marceline: 64658<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Marceline had an population of 2,085 people. This is a decrease of 6.63% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.49% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Marceline had a population of 2,233 people (which is 17.5% of the total population of Linn County). This makes Marceline the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Marceline represents 0.04% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 222nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,233 people, the population of Marceline decreased 12.71% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,558 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Marceline.

Adding Marceline 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 Marceline 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 Marceline elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Marceline on a .

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Marceline on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Marceline ...

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

  • Brookfield [Linn County]
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    • Brookfield [Linn County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Marceline
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,213 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookfield have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookfield<7>
  • Keytesville [Chariton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keytesville
    • Keytesville [Chariton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Marceline
    • Estimated population in 2019: 447 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keytesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keytesville<7>
  • Meadville [Linn County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadville
    • Meadville [Linn County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Marceline
    • Estimated population in 2019: 436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadville
  • Bucklin [Linn County]
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    • Bucklin [Linn County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Marceline
    • Estimated population in 2019: 436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bucklin have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bucklin
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Laclede [Linn County]
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      • Laclede [Linn County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Marceline
      • Estimated population in 2019: 322 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laclede have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laclede
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laclede<7>
    • Callao [Macon County]
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      • Callao [Macon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Marceline
      • Estimated population in 2019: 293 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Callao
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Callao<7>
    • Linneus [Linn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linneus
      • Linneus [Linn County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Marceline
      • Estimated population in 2019: 259 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linneus have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linneus
    • New Cambria [Macon County]
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      • New Cambria [Macon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Marceline
      • Estimated population in 2019: 187 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Cambria have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Cambria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Cambria<7>
    • Purdin [Linn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Purdin
      • Purdin [Linn County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Marceline
      • Estimated population in 2019: 177 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Purdin have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Purdin
    • Mendon [Chariton County]
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      • Mendon [Chariton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Marceline
      • Estimated population in 2019: 161 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mendon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mendon

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Marceline. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Marceline.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Marceline ...

Looking for more information about Marceline? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Marceline, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Marceline.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Marceline. 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 Linn, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Marceline.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Marceline - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Marceline). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Marceline or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Marceline) 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 Marceline. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Marceline

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Marceline. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7162, Longitude: -92.9473    
<6>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.
<7>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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