Lowndes, Missouri

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Lowndes
Unincorporated community
Lowndes is located in Missouri
Lowndes
Lowndes
Location within the state of Missouri
Coordinates: 37°08′56″N 90°15′48″W / 37.14889°N 90.26333°W / 37.14889; -90.26333Coordinates: 37°08′56″N 90°15′48″W / 37.14889°N 90.26333°W / 37.14889; -90.26333
Country United States
State Missouri
County Wayne
Elevation 443 ft (135 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 63951
GNIS feature ID 750889[1]

Lowndes is an unincorporated community in eastern Wayne County, Missouri, United States. It is located about twenty miles southwest of Marble Hill along State Highway E. The ZIP Code is 63951.

A post office called Lowndes has been in operation since 1840.[2] The community has the name of Lowndes Henry Davis, a state legislator.[3]

Notable resident[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lowndes, Missouri". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 1 January 2017. 
  3. ^ "Wayne County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved January 1, 2017. 
  4. ^ "About Us". Nova Southeastern University. Retrieved 1 January 2017.