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Welcome to Thomasville ...

Thomasville is located in the Missouri Ozarks.

Thomasville is located in Oregon County<1>.

Thomasville is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Thomasville lies within the (417) area code.

Adding Thomasville 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 Thomasville 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 Thomasville 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 Thomasville on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Thomasville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Thomasville - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia (2), Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Mississippi, Montana, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Thomasville ...

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

  • West Plains [Howell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Plains
    • West Plains [Howell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Thomasville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,304 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Plains have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Plains
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Plains<5>
  • Mountain View [Howell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain View
    • Mountain View [Howell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Thomasville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,649 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain View
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain View<5>
  • Thayer [Oregon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thayer
    • Thayer [Oregon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Thomasville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,131 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thayer have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thayer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thayer<5>
  • Winona [Shannon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winona
    • Winona [Shannon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Thomasville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,293 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winona have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winona<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alton [Oregon County]
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      • Alton [Oregon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Thomasville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 834 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alton<5>
    • Birch Tree [Shannon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Birch Tree
      • Birch Tree [Shannon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Thomasville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 649 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Birch Tree have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birch Tree
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Birch Tree<5>
    • Koshkonong [Oregon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Koshkonong
      • Koshkonong [Oregon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Thomasville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 200 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Koshkonong have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Koshkonong
    • Brandsville [Howell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brandsville
      • Brandsville [Howell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Thomasville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 152 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brandsville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brandsville
    • Woodside [Oregon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodside
      • Woodside [Oregon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Thomasville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodside
    • Peace Valley [Howell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peace Valley
      • Peace Valley [Howell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Thomasville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peace Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peace Valley

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Thomasville ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Thomasville. 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 Oregon, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Thomasville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Thomasville) 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 Thomasville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Thomasville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Thomasville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7893, Longitude: -91.5317    
<4>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.
<5>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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