Elk Creek, Missouri

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Elk Creek, Missouri
Unincorporated community
Elk Creek, Missouri is located in Missouri
Elk Creek, Missouri
Elk Creek, Missouri
Location within the state of Missouri
Coordinates: 37°11′20″N 91°59′50″W / 37.18889°N 91.99722°W / 37.18889; -91.99722Coordinates: 37°11′20″N 91°59′50″W / 37.18889°N 91.99722°W / 37.18889; -91.99722
Country United States
State Missouri
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Elk Creek is an unincorporated community in Texas County, Missouri, United States. It is about nine miles south of Houston.

Elk Creek was named from the elk once abundant in the area.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Eaton, David Wolfe (1918). How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named. The State Historical Society of Missouri. p. 368.