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Welcome to Willow Brook ...

Willow Brook is located in Buchanan County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Willow Brook: Willow Brk.

Willow Brook is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Willow Brook: (816)

Adding Willow Brook 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 Willow Brook 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 Willow Brook elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Willow Brook on a .

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

Communities Also Named Willow Brook ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Willow Brook - they are located in Louisiana, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina and Texas.

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

Communities near Willow Brook ...

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

  • Saint Joseph [Buchanan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Joseph
    • Saint Joseph [Buchanan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Willow Brook
    • Estimated population in 2019: 74,875 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Joseph
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Joseph<4>
  • Atchison [Atchison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atchison
    • Atchison [Atchison County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Willow Brook
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,476 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atchison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atchison<4>
  • Platte City [Platte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Platte City
    • Platte City [Platte County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Willow Brook
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,955 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Platte City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Platte City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Platte City<4>
  • Country Club [Andrew County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Country Club
    • Country Club [Andrew County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Willow Brook
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,497 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Country Club have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Country Club
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Plattsburg [Clinton County]
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      • Plattsburg [Clinton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Willow Brook
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,238 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plattsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plattsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plattsburg<4>
    • Weston [Platte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weston
      • Weston [Platte County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Willow Brook
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,815 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weston<4>
    • Gower [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gower
      • Gower [Clinton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Willow Brook
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,454 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gower
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gower<4>
    • Wathena [Doniphan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wathena
      • Wathena [Doniphan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Willow Brook
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,294 people
      • Former name for Wathena:
      • Bryan
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wathena
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wathena<4>
    • Elwood [Doniphan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elwood
      • Elwood [Doniphan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Willow Brook
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,192 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elwood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elwood
    • Troy [Doniphan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
      • Troy [Doniphan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Willow Brook
      • Estimated population in 2019: 960 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troy have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Willow Brook ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Missouri

About Buchanan County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Buchanan County: www.co.buchanan.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 Buchanan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Willow Brook - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Willow Brook) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Willow Brook. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Willow Brook

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Willow Brook. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6319, Longitude: -94.7961    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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