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Welcome to Quaker ...

Quaker is located in Washington County<1>.

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

Quaker is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Quaker: (573)

Adding Quaker to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Quaker 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 Quaker was

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

Communities Also Named Quaker ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Quaker - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Ontario, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Quaker ...

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

  • Potosi [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Potosi
    • Potosi [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Quaker
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,577 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Potosi have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Potosi
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Potosi<5>
  • Viburnum [Iron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Viburnum
    • Viburnum [Iron County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Quaker
    • Estimated population in 2019: 651 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Viburnum have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Viburnum
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Viburnum<5>
  • Irondale [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irondale
    • Irondale [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Quaker
    • Estimated population in 2019: 440 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irondale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irondale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irondale<5>
  • Mineral Point [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mineral Point
    • Mineral Point [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Quaker
    • Estimated population in 2019: 355 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineral Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral Point
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Caledonia [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caledonia
      • Caledonia [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Quaker
      • Estimated population in 2019: 127 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caledonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caledonia<5>
    • Horton Town [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horton Town
      • Horton Town [Washington County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Quaker
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horton Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horton Town
    • Belgrade [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belgrade
      • Belgrade [Washington County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Quaker
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belgrade have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belgrade
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belgrade<5>
    • Berryman [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berryman
      • Berryman [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Quaker
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berryman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berryman
    • Bixby [Iron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bixby
      • Bixby [Iron County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Quaker
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bixby have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bixby
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bixby<5>
    • Davisville [Crawford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Davisville
      • Davisville [Crawford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Quaker
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Davisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Davisville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davisville<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Quaker ...

Looking for more information about Quaker? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Quaker, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Quaker.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Missouri

About Washington County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Quaker. 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 Washington, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Quaker - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Quaker) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Quaker. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7812, Longitude: -91.0021       In this case, the coordinates for Quaker have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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