Budapest, Missouri

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Budapest is an unincorporated community in Ripley County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.[1]

History[edit]

A post office called Budapest was established in 1912, and remained in operation until 1922.[2] The community most likely was named after Budapest, in Hungary, the native land of a share of the early settlers.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Budapest, Missouri
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 14 December 2016. 
  3. ^ "Ripley County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved December 14, 2016.