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Welcome to Protem ...
Protem is located in the Missouri Ozarks.
Protem is located in Taney County.
Protem was founded in 1870.
The origin (or the toponymy) of Protem: The story goes that after several names for their post office were rejected, the townspeople were told that until they settled on a name, they could use any name "pro tem" (or temporarily) until they settled on their choice.
Protem is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Protem lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Protem is located in the (417) area code.
The ZIP code for Protem: 65733<2>
Communities near Protem ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Protem and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Protem.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Protem ...
Looking for more information about Protem? 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 Protem, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Protem.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Taney County: www.co.taney.mo.us/
The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019