RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Vans Camp, Missouri

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other MO
Communities

















Welcome to Vans Camp ...

Vans Camp is located in Saint Charles County<1>.

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

Vans Camp is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Vans Camp ...

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

  • O'Fallon [Saint Charles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for O'Fallon
    • O'Fallon [Saint Charles County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Vans Camp
    • Estimated population in 2019: 88,673 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for O'Fallon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on O'Fallon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for O'Fallon<5>
  • Saint Charles [Saint Charles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Charles
    • Saint Charles [Saint Charles County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Vans Camp
    • Estimated population in 2019: 71,028 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Charles
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Charles<5>
  • Saint Peters [Saint Charles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Peters
    • Saint Peters [Saint Charles County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Vans Camp
    • Estimated population in 2019: 58,212 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Peters have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Peters
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Peters<5>
  • Florissant [Saint Louis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florissant
    • Florissant [Saint Louis County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Vans Camp
    • Estimated population in 2019: 50,952 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Florissant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florissant
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chesterfield [Saint Louis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chesterfield
      • Chesterfield [Saint Louis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Vans Camp
      • Estimated population in 2019: 47,538 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesterfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesterfield<5>
    • Wentzville [Saint Charles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wentzville
      • Wentzville [Saint Charles County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Vans Camp
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,784 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wentzville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wentzville<5>
    • University City [Saint Louis City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for University City
      • University City [Saint Louis City] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Vans Camp
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,165 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on University City
    • Maryland Heights [Saint Louis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maryland Heights
      • Maryland Heights [Saint Louis County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Vans Camp
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,956 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maryland Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maryland Heights
    • Alton [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alton
      • Alton [Madison County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Vans Camp
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,208 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alton<5>
    • Hazelwood [Saint Louis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hazelwood
      • Hazelwood [Saint Louis County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Vans Camp
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,117 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazelwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hazelwood<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 Vans Camp. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Vans Camp.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vans Camp ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Missouri

About Saint Charles County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint Charles County: www.saintcharlescounty.org/

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 Saint Charles, 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 Vans Camp - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Vans Camp) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vans Camp. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8839, Longitude: -90.5104       In this case, the coordinates for Vans Camp 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 13 Apr 2021