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Welcome to Owensville ...

The city of Owensville is located in Gasconade County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Owensville has a population of 2,590 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Owensville is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Owensville is within the (573) area code.

The ZIP code for Owensville: 65066<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Owensville had an population of 2,590 people. This is a decrease of 3.21% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.6% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Owensville had a population of 2,676 people (or 17.58% of the total population of Gasconade County). This makes Owensville the county's most populous community.

The population of Owensville represents 0.04% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 200th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,676 people, the population of Owensville increased 7.04% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,500 people).

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

Adding Owensville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Owensville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Owensville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Owensville ...

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

Beyond Missouri, there are 10 communities that are also named Owensville - they are located in Arkansas, California, Indiana, Maryland (2), Ohio (2), Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Owensville ...

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

  • Bourbon [Crawford County]
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    • Bourbon [Crawford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Owensville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,582 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bourbon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bourbon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bourbon<7>
  • Belle [Maries County]
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    • Belle [Maries County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Owensville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,479 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belle<7>
  • Gerald [Franklin County]
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    • Gerald [Franklin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Owensville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,313 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gerald
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gerald<7>
  • Bland [Gasconade County]
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    • Bland [Gasconade County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Owensville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 528 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bland<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rosebud [Gasconade County]
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      • Rosebud [Gasconade County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northeast of Owensville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 405 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosebud have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosebud
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosebud<7>
    • Leslie [Franklin County]
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      • Leslie [Franklin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Owensville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 170 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leslie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leslie
    • West Sullivan [Crawford County]
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      • West Sullivan [Crawford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Owensville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 113 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Sullivan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Sullivan
    • Saint Cloud [Crawford County]
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      • Saint Cloud [Crawford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Owensville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 39 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Cloud have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Cloud
    • Bem [Gasconade County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bem
      • Bem [Gasconade County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the south of Owensville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bem
    • Mount Sterling [Gasconade County]
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      • Mount Sterling [Gasconade County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Owensville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Sterling have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Sterling

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Owensville ...

Looking for more information about Owensville? 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 Owensville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Owensville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Owensville. 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 Gasconade, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Owensville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Owensville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Owensville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Owensville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Owensville) 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 Owensville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from OwensvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Owensville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3472, Longitude: -91.4996       In this case, the coordinates for Owensville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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