A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Purcell ...
The location of Purcell has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Purcell has a population of 428 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Purcell.
Purcell is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Purcell lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Purcell is within the boundaries of the (417) area code.
The ZIP code for Purcell: 64857<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Purcell had an population of 428 people. This is an increase of 4.9% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 19.89% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Purcell had a population of 408 people. This makes Purcell the county's 13th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 408 people, the population of Purcell increased 14.29% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 357 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Purcell.
Communities Also Named Purcell ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Missouri communities named Purcell: This one is located in Jasper County and the other is located in Camden County.
Beyond Missouri, there are 10 communities that are also named Purcell - they are located in Colorado, Indiana, Kansas (3), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Purcell.
Communities near Purcell ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Purcell.
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 Purcell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Purcell.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Purcell. 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 Purcell.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Purcell. See our Newspapers Page for Purcell.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Purcell ...
Looking for more information about Purcell? 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 Purcell, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Purcell.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Purcell. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.
This page was last modified: 03 May 2021