Brixey, Missouri

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Brixey, Missouri
Community
Old store building at Brixey
Old store building at Brixey
Location of Brixey, Missouri
Location of Brixey, Missouri
Brixey, Missouri
Location of Brixey, Missouri
Coordinates: 36°45′3″N 92°24′16″W / 36.75083°N 92.40444°W / 36.75083; -92.40444Coordinates: 36°45′3″N 92°24′16″W / 36.75083°N 92.40444°W / 36.75083; -92.40444[1]
Country U. S. A.
State Missouri
County Ozark County
Elevation[1] 300 m (1,000 ft)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Zip Code 65618

Brixey is a small unincorporated community in northern Ozark County, Missouri, USA.[2] It is 1.6 miles (2.6 km) south of Route 95 on Route N or about 10 miles (16 km) north of Gainesville.[1][3]

Post office sign on the porch of the Brixey store

A post office called Brixey has been in operation since 1917.[4] The zip code is 65618.[5] A variant spelling was "Brixy".[2] The community takes its name from nearby Brixey Creek[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Rockbridge, Missouri, 7.5 Minute Topographic Quadrangle, USGS, 1973
  2. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Brixey
  3. ^ Ava, Missouri, 30x60 Minute Topographic Quadrangle, USGS, 1985
  4. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 27 November 2016. 
  5. ^ US Zip Codes
  6. ^ "Ozark County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved November 27, 2016.