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Welcome to Sedalia ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Sedalia has a population of 21,629 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Sedalia.
Sedalia is 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Sedalia lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Sedalia lies within the (660) area code.
The ZIP codes for Sedalia: 65301-65302<4>
Websites for Sedalia ...
Official Website: www.ci.sedalia.mo.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sedalia had an population of 21,629 people. This is an increase of 1.13% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.34% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sedalia had a population of 21,387 people (or 50.68% of the total population of Pettis County). This makes Sedalia the county's most populous community.
The population of Sedalia represents 0.36% of the population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 30th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 21,387 people, the population of Sedalia increased 5.15% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 20,339 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sedalia.
Adding Sedalia 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 Sedalia 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 Sedalia elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Sedalia on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Sedalia ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Sedalia - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, Colorado, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sedalia.
Communities near Sedalia ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sedalia.
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 Sedalia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sedalia.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sedalia. 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 Sedalia.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sedalia. Our list includes 84 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Sedalia.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sedalia ...
Looking for more information about Sedalia? 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 Sedalia, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Sedalia.
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The official website for Sedalia: www.ci.sedalia.mo.us/
The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 May 2021