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Welcome to Quick City ...

Quick City is located in Johnson County<1>.

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

While we don't have a date for the founding of Quick City, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.

Quick City is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Quick City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named Quick City - it's located in Indiana.

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

Communities near Quick City ...

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

  • Harrisonville
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisonville
    • Harrisonville lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Quick City.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,086 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisonville<5>
  • Pleasant Hill
  • Holden
  • Garden City
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garden City
    • Garden City lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Quick City.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,638 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garden City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garden City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garden City<5>
  • Archie
  • Leeton
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leeton
    • Leeton lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Quick City.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 557 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leeton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leeton
  • Urich
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Urich
    • Urich lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Quick City.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 490 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Urich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Urich
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Urich<5>
  • Creighton
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Creighton
    • Creighton lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Quick City.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 350 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Creighton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creighton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Creighton<5>
  • Chilhowee
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chilhowee
    • Chilhowee lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Quick City.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 322 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilhowee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilhowee
  • East Lynne
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Lynne
    • East Lynne lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Quick City.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 312 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Lynne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Lynne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Lynne<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 Quick City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Quick City.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Quick City ...

Looking for more information about Quick City? 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 Quick City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Quick City.

Adding Quick City to Our Gazetteer ...

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

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Quick City was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Quick City on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1904.

For more details, see References and Mentions for Quick City.

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

The official website for Johnson County: www.jococourthouse.com

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 Johnson, 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 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 Quick City - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Quick City) 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 Quick City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Quick CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Quick City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5811, Longitude: -94.0288       In this case, the coordinates for Quick City 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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