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Mountain View, Missouri
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Welcome to Mountain View ...

The city of Mountain View is located in the Missouri Ozarks.

Mountain View is located in Howell County.

A typical abbreviation for Mountain View: Mountain Vw.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Mountain View has a population of 2,655 people<1> (see below for details).

The community of Mountain View is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Mountain View: (417)

The ZIP code for Mountain View: 65548<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mountain View had a population of 2,719 people (which is 6.73% of the total population of Howell County). This makes Mountain View the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Mountain View represents 0.05% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 197th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,719 people, the population of Mountain View increased 11.89% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,430 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Mountain View had an population of 2,655 people. This is a decrease of 2.35% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.26% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Mountain View ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Mountain View and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Birch Tree   [Map]   656   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Eunice   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hartshorn   [Map]   ---   N   18 miles [29 km]
Montier   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Peace Valley   [Map]   ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Pomona   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Mountain View ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Missouri communities named Mountain View: This one is located in Howell County and the other is located in Benton County.

Beyond Missouri, there are 74 communities that are also named Mountain View - they are located in Alabama (2), Alaska, Alberta, Arizona (2), Arkansas, California (6), Colorado (4), Georgia (2), Hawaii, Idaho, Maryland (2), Montana (2), Nevada (2), New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Mexico (2), New York (2), North Carolina (7), Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec (2), South Carolina, Tennessee (4), Texas (3), Utah, Virginia (11), Washington (2), West Virginia and Wyoming (2).

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

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 Mountain View. 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 Mountain View. 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 Mountain View.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mountain View ...

Looking for more information about Mountain View? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Missouri

About Howell County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

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

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

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<3>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 Mountain View). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mountain View or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Mountain View. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mountain View) 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 Mountain View. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mountain View

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mountain View. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9935, Longitude: -91.7017     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mountain View have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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