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Welcome to Vada ...

Vada is located in the Missouri Ozarks.

Vada is located in Texas County<1>.

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

Vada is 1,280 feet [390 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Vada ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Vada - they are located in Georgia and Kentucky.

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

Communities near Vada ...

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

  • Licking [Texas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Licking
    • Licking [Texas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Vada
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,075 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Licking have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Licking
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Licking<5>
  • Houston [Texas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Houston
    • Houston [Texas County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Vada
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,082 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Houston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houston<5>
  • Raymondville [Texas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raymondville
    • Raymondville [Texas County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Vada
    • Estimated population in 2019: 352 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raymondville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raymondville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raymondville<5>
  • Edgar Springs [Phelps County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgar Springs
    • Edgar Springs [Phelps County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Vada
    • Estimated population in 2019: 195 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edgar Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgar Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edgar Springs<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Plato [Texas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plato
      • Plato [Texas County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Vada
      • Estimated population in 2019: 106 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plato have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plato
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plato<5>
    • Roby [Texas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roby
      • Roby [Texas County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Vada
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roby have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roby
    • Bucyrus [Texas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bucyrus
      • Bucyrus [Texas County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Vada
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bucyrus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bucyrus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bucyrus<5>
    • Mineral Springs City [Texas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mineral Springs City
      • Mineral Springs City [Texas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Vada
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineral Springs City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral Springs City
    • Beulah [Phelps County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beulah
      • Beulah [Phelps County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Vada
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beulah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beulah
    • Sherrill [Texas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sherrill
      • Sherrill [Texas County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Vada
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sherrill

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vada ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Missouri

About Texas County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Vada. 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 Texas, 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 Vada - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Vada) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vada. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4717, Longitude: -92.0510       In this case, the coordinates for Vada 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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