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Turkey Ridge, Missouri

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Welcome to Turkey Ridge ...

Turkey Ridge is located in Pulaski County.

A typical abbreviation for Turkey Ridge: Turkey Rdg. (or less commonly used: Turkey Rdge. or Turkey Ridg.)

Turkey Ridge is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Turkey Ridge is located in the (573) area code.

Communities near Turkey Ridge ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Crocker   [Map]   1,053   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Devils Elbow   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Dixon   [Map]   1,472   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Falcon   [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Iberia   [Map]   743   N   18 miles [29 km]
Richland   [Map]   1,801   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Turkey Ridge.

Communities Also Named Turkey Ridge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Turkey Ridge - they are located in Maryland, Pennsylvania and South Dakota.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Turkey Ridge. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Turkey Ridge. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Turkey Ridge.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Turkey Ridge:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Turkey Ridge ...

Looking for more information about Turkey Ridge? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Turkey Ridge? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Turkey Ridge, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Turkey Ridge.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Turkey Ridge. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Turkey Ridge. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Missouri: www.missouri.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Turkey Ridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Turkey Ridge. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Turkey Ridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Turkey Ridge. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8217, Longitude: -92.3268     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Turkey Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Turkey Ridge.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Turkey Ridge.