Henley, Missouri

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Henley is an unincorporated community in southwestern Cole County, Missouri, United States.[1] It is located twelve miles east of Eldon.

Henley was laid out in 1902.[2] The community was named for William Henley, the original owner of the town site.[3] A post office called Henley has been in operation since 1902.[4]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Henley, Missouri
  2. ^ "Cole County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 22 September 2016. 
  3. ^ Eaton, David Wolfe (1916). How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named. The State Historical Society of Missouri. p. 279. 
  4. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 22 September 2016. 

Coordinates: 38°20′40″N 92°19′21″W / 38.34444°N 92.32250°W / 38.34444; -92.32250