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Welcome to Umber ...

Umber is located in Cedar County<1>.

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

Umber is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Umber: (417)

Adding Umber 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 Umber 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 Umber elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

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

Communities near Umber ...

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

  • Bolivar [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bolivar
    • Bolivar [Polk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Umber
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,067 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolivar have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolivar
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bolivar<5>
  • Stockton [Cedar County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stockton
    • Stockton [Cedar County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Umber
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,934 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stockton<5>
  • Greenfield [Dade County]
  • Humansville [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Humansville
    • Humansville [Polk County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Umber
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,059 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Humansville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Humansville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lockwood [Dade County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lockwood
      • Lockwood [Dade County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Umber
      • Estimated population in 2019: 899 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lockwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lockwood
    • Walnut Grove [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut Grove
      • Walnut Grove [Greene County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Umber
      • Estimated population in 2019: 781 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walnut Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walnut Grove<5>
    • Fair Play [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fair Play
      • Fair Play [Polk County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Umber
      • Estimated population in 2019: 483 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fair Play have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fair Play
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fair Play<5>
    • Everton [Dade County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Everton
      • Everton [Dade County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Umber
      • Estimated population in 2019: 299 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Everton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Everton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Everton<5>
    • Jerico Springs [Cedar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jerico Springs
      • Jerico Springs [Cedar County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Umber
      • Estimated population in 2019: 231 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jerico Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jerico Springs
    • Dadeville [Dade County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dadeville
      • Dadeville [Dade County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Umber
      • Estimated population in 2019: 224 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dadeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dadeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dadeville<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 Umber. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Umber.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Umber ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Umber. 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 Cedar, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Umber - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Umber) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Umber. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6248, Longitude: -93.7555       In this case, the coordinates for Umber have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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