Foose is an unincorporated community in western Dallas County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.The community lies on Missouri Route EE, just west of U.S. Route 65, approximately seven miles south-southwest of Buffalo. The Dallas-Polk county line is two miles west along Route EE. The community is at an elevation of 1207 feet and Greasy Creek, a tributary of the Niangua River, drains the area to the east of Route 65.
Dallas County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the population was 16,777. Its county seat is Buffalo. The county was organized in 1842 as Niangua County and then renamed in 1844 for George M. Dallas, who served as Vice President under James K. Polk.
In the United States, a state is a constituent political entity, of which there are currently 50. Bound together in a political union, each state holds governmental jurisdiction over a separate and defined geographic territory and shares its sovereignty with the federal government. Due to this shared sovereignty, Americans are citizens both of the federal republic and of the state in which they reside. State citizenship and residency are flexible, and no government approval is required to move between states, except for persons restricted by certain types of court orders.
Missouri is a state in the Midwestern United States. With over six million residents, it is the 18th-most populous state of the Union. The largest urban areas are St. Louis, Kansas City, Springfield and Columbia; the capital is Jefferson City. The state is the 21st-most extensive in area. Missouri is bordered by eight states : Iowa to the north, Illinois, Kentucky and Tennessee to the east, Arkansas to the south and Oklahoma, Kansas and Nebraska to the west. In the South are the Ozarks, a forested highland, providing timber, minerals and recreation. The Missouri River, after which the state is named, flows through the center of the state into the Mississippi River, which makes up Missouri's eastern border.
A post office called Foose was established in 1893, and remained in operation until 1905.The community most likely derives its name from Foosland, Illinois, the native home of a share of the first settlers.
Foosland is a village in Champaign County, Illinois, United States. The population was 101 at the 2010 census. The village is named after William Foos, who owned 3,500 acres in the area in the 1840s.
Turners or Turner is a small unincorporated community in Greene County, Missouri, United States. It lies on the southeast side of the James River floodplain approximately 3.5 miles east of U.S. Route 65 in east Springfield. The community lies at the intersection of Routes D and J near the confluence of Turner Creek with the James River. The old St. Louis - San Francisco Railroad passed through the community.
Tunas is an unincorporated community in northern Dallas County, Missouri, United States. It lies fourteen miles north of Buffalo on Route 73 and approximately seven miles east of Urbana on Route D. The town is located on Route 73, just southwest of the Little Niangua River. Tunas is part of the Springfield, Missouri Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Logan is a school and small unincorporated community in southeastern Greene County, Missouri, United States. It is located approximately 5 mi (8.0 km) west-northwest of Rogersville, one mile north of U.S. Route 60 and one mile west of Route 125. The community is centered on the school and includes several homes and the Logan Cemetery.
Chestnutridge is an unincorporated community in southwestern Christian County, Missouri, United States and is located approximately fourteen miles south of Ozark and about 3.5 miles southeast of Spokane. The community is located on Chestnut Ridge, at an elevation of 1325 feet. It is on Missouri Route BB just east of Missouri Route 176 and about two miles west of U.S. Route 65.
Mill Grove is an unincorporated community in Mercer County, Missouri, United States. It is located approximately one mile west of U.S. Route 65 on Missouri Supplemental Route D or five miles south of Princeton.
Linden is an unincorporated community in northern Christian County, Missouri United States. It is located approximately 4.5 miles northwest of Sparta on Route 125, where the highway crosses the Finley Creek. The river has been dammed, creating a small lake, Lake Lindenlure, just east of Route 125.
Bona is an unincorporated community in northeastern Dade County, Missouri, United States. It is located at the intersection of Routes 215 and 245, approximately fourteen miles northeast of Greenfield. It is situated near Stockton Lake.
Only is an unincorporated community in southwest Camden County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. The community was located on Missouri Route O, approximately 3.5 miles south-southeast of Macks Creek and about 1.5 miles north of the Camden-Dallas county line. The location is on the Niangua Hills, three miles west of the Niangua River.
Eaudevie is an extinct town in southern Christian County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. The community was located along the east bank of Bull Creek atat an elevation of 900 feet. U.S. 65 passes two miles west of the location.
Pembina is an unincorporated community in northern Christian County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. The community was located at the intersection of Missouri routes 125 and U, approximately 1.5 miles north of Linden and Finley Creek. The Pembina Cemetery is approximately one mile to the northwest, across Parched Corn Hollow in the center of Section 33.
Hico is an extinct town in Dallas County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. The community was located adjacent to the Niangua River, approximately two miles northeast of Spring Grove and six miles southeast of Buffalo. The Hico Bridge over the Niangua on County Road JJ-203 is approximately 1000 feet west of the Hico location.
March is an unincorporated community in southeast Dallas County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. The community is located at the intersection of Missouri routes 38 and F.
Olive is an unincorporated community in southeastern Dallas County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.
Shady Grove is an unincorporated community in southeast Dallas County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. The community was located on Route M, approximately five miles west of Conway. The Shady Grove School was just south of Route M, near the headwaters of Goose Creek.
Spring Grove is an unincorporated community in Dallas County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. The community is situated on Missouri Route H and the Niangua River flows past, about 1.5 miles to the east. Buffalo is approximately six miles to the north-northwest.
Wood Hill is an unincorporated community in Dallas County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. The community is located on Missouri Route 64, approximately 1.5 miles east of Pumpkin Center and Missouri Route 73. Buffalo is seven miles south-southwest. The headwaters of the Little Niangua River arise just east of the location.
Palmetto is an unincorporated community in southeastern Greene County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. The community lies at an elevation of 1437 feet and is located near the headwaters of Turner Creek on the BNSF Railway, approximately two miles northwest of Rogersville. Henderson in western Webster County lies approximately 1.5 miles to the east along Missouri Route D.
Hominy Creek is a stream in Dallas and Polk counties in the Ozarks of southwest Missouri. It is a tributary of the Pomme de Terre River.
Van is an unincorporated community in Polk County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.
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