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Welcome to Spickard ...

The city of Spickard is located in Grundy County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Spickard has a population of 243 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Spickard is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Spickard is located in the (660) area code.

The ZIP code for Spickard: 64679<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Spickard had an population of 243 people. This is a decrease of 4.33% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 22.86% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Spickard had a population of 254 people. This makes Spickard the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 254 people, the population of Spickard decreased 19.37% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 315 people).

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

Adding Spickard 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 Spickard 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 Spickard elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Spickard on a .

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

Communities near Spickard ...

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

  • Trenton [Grundy County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trenton
    • Trenton [Grundy County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Spickard
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,763 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trenton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trenton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trenton<7>
  • Princeton [Mercer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Princeton
    • Princeton [Mercer County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the north of Spickard
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,099 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Princeton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Princeton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Princeton<7>
  • Gilman City [Harrison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gilman City
    • Gilman City [Harrison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Spickard
    • Estimated population in 2019: 357 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilman City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilman City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilman City<7>
  • Mercer [Mercer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mercer
    • Mercer [Mercer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Spickard
    • Estimated population in 2019: 301 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mercer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mercer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mercer<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cainsville [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cainsville
      • Cainsville [Harrison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Spickard
      • Estimated population in 2019: 273 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cainsville
    • Galt [Grundy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Galt
      • Galt [Grundy County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Spickard
      • Estimated population in 2019: 247 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Galt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Galt
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Galt<7>
    • Laredo [Grundy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laredo
      • Laredo [Grundy County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Spickard
      • Estimated population in 2019: 190 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laredo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laredo
    • Newtown [Sullivan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newtown
      • Newtown [Sullivan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Spickard
      • Estimated population in 2019: 168 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newtown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newtown<7>
    • Humphreys [Sullivan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Humphreys
      • Humphreys [Sullivan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Spickard
      • Estimated population in 2019: 107 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Humphreys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Humphreys
    • Mount Moriah [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Moriah
      • Mount Moriah [Harrison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Spickard
      • Estimated population in 2019: 80 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Moriah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Moriah

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spickard ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Missouri

About Grundy County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Spickard. 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 Grundy, 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 Spickard.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Spickard - 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 city (such as Spickard). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Spickard 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' (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- Spickard) 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 Spickard. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Spickard

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spickard. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2432, Longitude: -93.5922       In this case, the coordinates for Spickard 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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