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Welcome to South Gifford ...

The village of South Gifford is located in Macon County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for South Gifford: S. Gifford

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, South Gifford has a population of 48 people<2> (see below for details).

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

South Gifford is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for South Gifford: (660)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, South Gifford had an population of 48 people. This is a decrease of 4% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 33.33% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, South Gifford had a population of 50 people. This makes South Gifford the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 50 people, the population of South Gifford decreased 30.56% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 72 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for South Gifford.

Communities near South Gifford ...

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

  • Kirksville [Adair County]
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    • Kirksville [Adair County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of South Gifford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,602 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kirksville<5>
  • La Plata [Macon County]
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    • La Plata [Macon County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of South Gifford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,308 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Plata<5>
  • Bucklin [Linn County]
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    • Bucklin [Linn County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of South Gifford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bucklin have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Novinger [Adair County]
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    • Novinger [Adair County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of South Gifford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 433 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Novinger have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Atlanta [Macon County]
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      • Atlanta [Macon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of South Gifford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 380 people
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    • Callao [Macon County]
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      • Callao [Macon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of South Gifford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 293 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Callao<5>
    • Brashear [Adair County]
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      • Brashear [Adair County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of South Gifford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 259 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brashear have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Greencastle [Sullivan County]
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      • Greencastle [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of South Gifford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 246 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greencastle<5>
    • New Cambria [Macon County]
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      • New Cambria [Macon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of South Gifford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 187 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Cambria have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Cambria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Cambria<5>
    • Gibbs [Adair County]
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      • Gibbs [Adair County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of South Gifford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 102 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibbs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gibbs<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 South Gifford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for South Gifford.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Gifford ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for South Gifford. 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 Macon, 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 South Gifford.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around South Gifford - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- South Gifford) 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 South Gifford. 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 South Gifford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Gifford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0255, Longitude: -92.6816    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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