Goss, Missouri

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Goss, Missouri
Village
Goss, Missouri is located in Missouri
Goss, Missouri
Goss, Missouri
Coordinates: 39°30′50″N 91°56′33″W / 39.51389°N 91.94250°W / 39.51389; -91.94250Coordinates: 39°30′50″N 91°56′33″W / 39.51389°N 91.94250°W / 39.51389; -91.94250
Country United States
State Missouri
County Monroe
Elevation 751 ft (229 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 0
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 660
GNIS feature ID 729317[1]

Goss is a village in Monroe County, Missouri, United States; it was once incorporated as a town,[2] but reclassified as a village in 2010.[3] The village has no permanent residents.

History[edit]

A post office called Goss was established in 1885, and remained in operation until 1954.[4] The community has the name of James Goss, an early settler.[5]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2015 0 [6]
U.S. Decennial Census[7]

As of the 2010 census, Goss has a population of 0.[8] The village is served by U.S. Route 24.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Goss". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ "Town of Goss". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  3. ^ §72-050 of the Missouri Revised Statutes.
  4. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 10 November 2016. 
  5. ^ "Monroe County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved November 10, 2016. 
  6. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Archived from the original on June 2, 2016. Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  7. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  8. ^ "American FactFinder". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 4 March 2011.