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Welcome to Saint Thomas ...

The town of Saint Thomas is located in Cole County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Saint Thomas: St. Thomas

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Saint Thomas has a population of 271 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Saint Thomas is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Saint Thomas: (573)

The ZIP code for Saint Thomas: 65076<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Saint Thomas had an population of 271 people. This is an increase of 3.04% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.57% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Saint Thomas had a population of 263 people. This makes Saint Thomas the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 263 people, the population of Saint Thomas decreased 8.36% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 287 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Saint Thomas.

Communities Also Named Saint Thomas ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Saint Thomas - they are located in Arkansas (3), Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Minnesota, Nevada (2), New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Dakota, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Quebec (4).

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

Communities near Saint Thomas ...

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

  • Jefferson City [Cole County]
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    • Jefferson City [Cole County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Saint Thomas
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,972 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jefferson City<7>
  • Eldon [Miller County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eldon
    • Eldon [Miller County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Saint Thomas
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,746 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eldon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eldon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eldon<7>
  • Holts Summit [Callaway County]
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    • Holts Summit [Callaway County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Saint Thomas
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,519 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holts Summit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holts Summit
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holts Summit<7>
  • Wardsville [Cole County]
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    • Wardsville [Cole County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the north of Saint Thomas
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,570 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wardsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wardsville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Saint Martins [Cole County]
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      • Saint Martins [Cole County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Saint Thomas
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,204 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Martins have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Martins
    • Taos [Cole County]
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      • Taos [Cole County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Saint Thomas
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,157 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taos have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taos
    • Russellville [Cole County]
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      • Russellville [Cole County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Saint Thomas
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 827 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Russellville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russellville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Russellville<7>
    • Iberia [Miller County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Iberia
      • Iberia [Miller County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Saint Thomas
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 753 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Iberia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Iberia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Iberia<7>
    • Vienna [Maries County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vienna
      • Vienna [Maries County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Saint Thomas
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 601 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vienna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vienna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vienna<7>
    • Freeburg [Osage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freeburg
      • Freeburg [Osage County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Saint Thomas
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 420 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freeburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freeburg

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Thomas ...

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

Adding Saint Thomas to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Saint Thomas 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 Saint Thomas was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cole County: www.colecounty.org/

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 Cole, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Saint Thomas.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saint Thomas - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 town (such as Saint Thomas). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Saint Thomas or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Saint Thomas) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Saint Thomas. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint ThomasOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Thomas. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3665, Longitude: -92.2153       In this case, the coordinates for Saint Thomas have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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