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Welcome to Wood Hill ...

Wood Hill is located in the Missouri Ozarks.

Wood Hill is located in Dallas County<1>.

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

Wood Hill is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Wood Hill is within the (417) area code.

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

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

Communities Also Named Wood Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Wood Hill - they are located in Illinois and Utah.

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

Communities near Wood Hill ...

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

  • Buffalo [Dallas County]
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    • Buffalo [Dallas County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Wood Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,091 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buffalo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buffalo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buffalo<5>
  • Conway [Laclede County]
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    • Conway [Laclede County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Wood Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 776 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conway
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conway<5>
  • Urbana [Dallas County]
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    • Urbana [Dallas County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Wood Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 415 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Urbana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Urbana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Urbana<5>
  • Macks Creek [Camden County]
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    • Macks Creek [Camden County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Wood Hill
    • Estimated population in 2012: 243 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Macks Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Macks Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Macks Creek<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Preston [Hickory County]
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      • Preston [Hickory County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Wood Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 219 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Preston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Preston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Preston<5>
    • Phillipsburg [Laclede County]
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      • Phillipsburg [Laclede County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Wood Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 199 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phillipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phillipsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phillipsburg<5>
    • Halfway [Polk County]
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      • Halfway [Polk County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Wood Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 177 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halfway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Louisburg [Dallas County]
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      • Louisburg [Dallas County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Wood Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 116 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louisburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisburg
    • Windyville [Dallas County]
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      • Windyville [Dallas County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Wood Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windyville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windyville
    • Leadmine [Dallas County]
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      • Leadmine [Dallas County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Wood Hill
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leadmine

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wood Hill ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wood Hill. 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 Dallas, 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 Wood Hill - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Wood Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wood Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7439, Longitude: -93.0388       In this case, the coordinates for Wood Hill 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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