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Welcome to Rogersville ...

The city of Rogersville is located in the Missouri Ozarks.

Rogersville is primarily located in Webster County<1>. A portion of Rogersville extends into Greene County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Rogersville has a population of 3,863 people<2> (see below for details).

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

The origin (or the toponymy) of Rogersville: Named after Isaac Newton Rogers, who offered to donate the money for the town's survey if they would name the town after him.

The community of Rogersville is 1,450 feet [442 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Rogersville is located in the (417) area code.

The ZIP code for Rogersville: 65742<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rogersville had an population of 3,863 people. This is an increase of 25.71% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 156.17% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rogersville had a population of 3,073 people (or 8.49% of the total population of Webster County). This makes Rogersville the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Rogersville represents 0.05% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 185th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,073 people, the population of Rogersville increased 103.78% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,508 people).

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

Adding Rogersville to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Rogersville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Rogersville on a .

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

Communities Also Named Rogersville ...

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

Beyond Missouri, there are 17 communities that are also named Rogersville - they are located in Alabama, California, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Rogersville ...

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

  • Springfield [Greene County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
    • Springfield [Greene County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Rogersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 167,882 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<6>
  • Nixa [Christian County]
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    • Nixa [Christian County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Rogersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,515 people
    • Former name for Nixa:
    • Faught
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nixa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nixa<6>
  • Ozark [Christian County]
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    • Ozark [Christian County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Rogersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,482 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ozark have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ozark
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ozark<6>
  • Marshfield [Webster County]
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    • Marshfield [Webster County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Rogersville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,562 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marshfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marshfield<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Battlefield [Greene County]
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      • Battlefield [Greene County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Rogersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,622 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Battlefield have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Battlefield
    • Strafford [Greene County]
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      • Strafford [Greene County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Rogersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,460 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strafford have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strafford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strafford<6>
    • Seymour [Webster County]
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      • Seymour [Webster County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Rogersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,010 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seymour have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seymour
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seymour<6>
    • Sparta [Christian County]
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      • Sparta [Christian County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Rogersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,946 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sparta have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sparta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sparta<6>
    • Fair Grove [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fair Grove
      • Fair Grove [Greene County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Rogersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,529 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fair Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fair Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fair Grove<6>
    • Highlandville [Christian County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highlandville
      • Highlandville [Christian County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Rogersville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,051 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highlandville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highlandville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Highlandville<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rogersville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Missouri

About Webster County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rogersville. 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 Webster, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Rogersville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rogersville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Rogersville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Rogersville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Rogersville) 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 Rogersville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rogersville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rogersville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1151, Longitude: -93.0569    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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