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Welcome to Whitham ...

Whitham is located in Chariton County<1>.

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

Whitham is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Whitham: (660)

Communities near Whitham ...

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

  • Brookfield [Linn County]
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    • Brookfield [Linn County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Whitham
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,213 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookfield<5>
  • Marceline [Linn County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marceline
    • Marceline [Linn County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Whitham
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marceline
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marceline<5>
  • Brunswick [Chariton County]
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    • Brunswick [Chariton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Whitham
    • Estimated population in 2019: 814 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brunswick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brunswick<5>
  • Keytesville [Chariton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keytesville
    • Keytesville [Chariton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Whitham
    • Estimated population in 2019: 447 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keytesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keytesville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Meadville [Linn County]
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      • Meadville [Linn County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Whitham
      • Estimated population in 2019: 436 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadville
    • Hale [Carroll County]
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      • Hale [Carroll County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Whitham
      • Estimated population in 2019: 397 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hale
    • Laclede [Linn County]
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      • Laclede [Linn County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Whitham
      • Estimated population in 2019: 322 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laclede have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laclede
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laclede<5>
    • Bosworth [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bosworth
      • Bosworth [Carroll County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Whitham
      • Estimated population in 2019: 290 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bosworth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bosworth
    • Wheeling [Livingston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheeling
      • Wheeling [Livingston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Whitham
      • Estimated population in 2019: 263 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wheeling have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheeling
    • Miami [Saline County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Miami
      • Miami [Saline County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Whitham
      • Estimated population in 2019: 169 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Miami
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Miami<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 Whitham. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Whitham.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whitham ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Missouri

About Chariton County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Whitham. 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 Chariton, 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 Whitham - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Whitham) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whitham. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5511, Longitude: -93.1980       In this case, the coordinates for Whitham 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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