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Welcome to Strafford ...
The city of Strafford is located in the Missouri Ozarks.
The location of Strafford has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Strafford has a population of 2,460 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Strafford.
The community of Strafford is 1,480 feet [451 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Strafford lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Strafford: (417)
The ZIP code for Strafford: 65757<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Strafford had an population of 2,460 people. This is an increase of 4.33% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 33.33% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Strafford had a population of 2,358 people. This makes Strafford the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Strafford represents 0.04% of the total population of Missouri (which has 5,988,927 people), making it the state's 215th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,358 people, the population of Strafford increased 27.8% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,845 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Strafford.
Adding Strafford 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 Strafford 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 Strafford elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Strafford on a Rand McNally Map of Missouri (1897).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Strafford on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Strafford ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Strafford - they are located in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania and Vermont.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Strafford.
Communities near Strafford ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Strafford.
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 Strafford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Strafford.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Strafford. 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 Strafford.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Strafford. See our Newspapers Page for Strafford.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Strafford ...
Looking for more information about Strafford? 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 Strafford, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Strafford.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Strafford. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Greene County: www.greenecountymo.org/
The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 May 2021