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Welcome to Union Point ...

Union Point is located in Jackson County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Union Point: Union Pt.

Union Point is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Union Point lies within the (816) area code.

Communities Also Named Union Point ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Union Point - they are located in Georgia (2), Illinois, Louisiana, Manitoba, Massachusetts, North Carolina and Oregon.

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

Communities near Union Point ...

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

  • Kansas City [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kansas City
    • Kansas City [Jackson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Union Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 495,327 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kansas City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kansas City<5>
  • Overland Park [Johnson County]
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    • Overland Park [Johnson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Union Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 195,494 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Overland Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Overland Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Overland Park<5>
  • Kansas City [Wyandotte County]
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    • Kansas City [Wyandotte County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Union Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 152,960 people
    • Former name for Kansas City:
    • Wyandotte
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kansas City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kansas City<5>
  • Olathe [Johnson County]
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    • Olathe [Johnson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Union Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 140,545 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olathe<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Independence [Jackson County]
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      • Independence [Jackson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Union Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 116,672 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Independence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Independence<5>
    • Lee's Summit [Jackson County]
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      • Lee's Summit [Jackson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Union Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 99,357 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lee's Summit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lee's Summit
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lee's Summit<5>
    • Shawnee [Johnson County]
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      • Shawnee [Johnson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Union Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 65,807 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shawnee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shawnee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shawnee<5>
    • Blue Springs [Jackson County]
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      • Blue Springs [Jackson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Union Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 55,829 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blue Springs<5>
    • Lenexa [Johnson County]
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      • Lenexa [Johnson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Union Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 55,625 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lenexa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lenexa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lenexa<5>
    • Leawood [Johnson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leawood
      • Leawood [Johnson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Union Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,727 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leawood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leawood<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 Union Point. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Union Point.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Union Point ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Missouri

About Jackson County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jackson County: www.co.jackson.mo.us/

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 Jackson, 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 Union Point - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Union Point) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Union Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9506, Longitude: -94.4661       In this case, the coordinates for Union Point 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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